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Bill Owens' Public Statements

Full Name: William 'Bill' Owens
Office: U.S. House (NY) - District 21, Democratic
First Elected: 11/03/2009
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Jane; 3 Children
Birth Date: 01/20/1949
Birth Place: Brooklyn, NY
Home City: Plattsburgh, NY
Date Title
May 30, 2012 Owens Announces Funding for Malone-Dufort Airport
May 30, 2012 Letter to Secretary Vilsack, Department of Agriculture, and Acting Administrator Erskine, Economic Development Administration
May 30, 2012 Owens, Walz, Bilirakis Bipartisan Legislation Passes House to Expand Job Protection to Service Members
May 27, 2012 The Saratogian - Q&A with U.S. Rep. Bill Owens: Congressman Introduces Himself to Potential Saratoga County Constituents in Newly Redrawn 21st District
May 22, 2012 Letter to Ms. Leslie Seidman, Chairman Financial Accounting Standards Board
May 18, 2012 Letter to Assistant Secretary Darcy
May 15, 2012 Governor Cuomo Announces $33 Million for Seven Water Projects in the North Country
May 14, 2012 Owens, Harper Introduce Bipartisan Bill to Repeal Outdated Requirements for Auto Dealers
May 14, 2012 Schumer, Gillibrand, Owens: This Rail Status Means Rail- Centered Job-Creating Infrastructure Projects in Adirondacks Can Chug Down the Tracks
May 11, 2012 Owens, Harper Introduce Bipartisan Bill to Repeal Outdated Requirements for Auto Dealers
May 10, 2012 Owens Highlights Critical Drum Support in Defense Authorization
May 9, 2012 Letter to Patrick R. Donahoe, Postmaster General - Post Office Closures
April 30, 2012 Owens Introduces Package of Bills to Reduce Costs for North Country Manufacturers
April 26, 2012 Owens Announces Withdrawal of Regulation Preventing Youth From Working on Family Farms
April 17, 2012 Owens Fights for Tax Fairness
March 29, 2012 Owens Statement on IJC Water Level Study
March 29, 2012 Owens Statement on IJC Water Level Study
March 27, 2012 Letter to Leon E. Panetta, Secretary of Defense
March 27, 2012 Plattsburgh Press-Republican - Owens to Turn Back $95,000 in Office Budget
March 27, 2012 Federal Communications Commission Process Reform Act of 2012
March 26, 2012 Business Risk Mitigation and Price Stabilization Act of 2012
March 23, 2012 Owens Returns Portion of 2011 Office Budget to Pay Down Deficit
March 22, 2012 Owens Cosponsors Bipartisan Transportation Bill
March 21, 2012 Owens Statement on White House Direction to Expedite Southern Portion of Keystone Pipeline
March 20, 2012 Owens, Northern Border Regional Commission Announce Funding Opportunities
March 16, 2012 Letter to Chairman Simpson and Ranking Member Moran, Members of the House Great Lakes Task Force
March 14, 2012 Owens Applauds U.S. Challenge to Unfair Chinese Export Practices
March 13, 2012 Letter to Chairman Ryan and Ranking Member Van Hollen
March 9, 2012 Dairy and Specialty Crops Take Center Stage as Ag Committee Kicks Off Farm Bill Discussions
March 8, 2012 Owens Votes for Bipartisan Jobs Package
March 7, 2012 Owens-Graves Bill to Bolster Small Business One Step Closer to House Floor
March 6, 2012 Legislation Levels Playing Field Against China, Passes House
Feb. 29, 2012 Hanna, Owens Renew Call to Eliminate Government Waste
Feb. 28, 2012 Owens Statement on TransCanada Plans to Begin Keystone Construction
Feb. 17, 2012 Owens Releases Statement on Vote to Extend Payroll Tax Cut
Feb. 14, 2012 Letter to General Donald J. Hoffman, Air Force Materiel Command, Office of the Commander, Wright-Patterson AFB, OH
Feb. 9, 2012 Owens Votes for STOCK Act, Wants Stronger Bill as Law
Feb. 9, 2012 Owens Statement Urging Payroll Tax Cut Compromise
Feb. 3, 2012 Owens Encouraged by Additional Review of Regulation by Department of Labor
Feb. 2, 2012 Owens Continues Fight Against China's Unfair Trade Practices
Jan. 20, 2012 Schumer, Gillibrand, Owens Announce: Feds Release First-Ever Northern Border Anti-Drug Strategy -- Plan Improves International Coordination to Shut Down Flow of Drugs from Canada to NY
Jan. 19, 2012 Owens Introduces Bill to Bolster Small Business
Jan. 18, 2012 Congressman Owens Disappointed with Keystone Rejection
Jan. 11, 2012 Ogdensburg Journal - Owens Speaks out Against Obama's Import Regulations
Dec. 20, 2011 Owens Blasts Partisanship, Urges Immediate Action on Payroll Tax Cut
Dec. 20, 2011 Bilirakis, Walz, Owens Introduce Bi-Partisan Legislation to Expand Job Protections for Service Members
Dec. 17, 2011 Owens Votes for Additional Spending Reductions for 2012, Urges Continued Compromise
Dec. 15, 2011 SOPA Has Strong Support
Dec. 14, 2011 Buerkle and Owens Call to Restore Critical Funding Heard
Dec. 13, 2011 Owens Announces Moratorium on Post Office Closures Until May
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