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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
Feb. 11, 2011 Letter to Administrator Lisa P. Jackson, Environmental Protection Agency
Feb. 10, 2011 Letter to Justice Clarence Thomas, U.S. Supreme Court - Recusing Himself from Deliberations on Healthcare Reform
Feb. 7, 2011 Owens Named to Small Business Committee
Feb. 1, 2011 Owens, Rehberg to Co-Chair Bipartisan House Northern Border Caucus
Jan. 26, 2011 Owens Introduces Bill to Repeal 1099 Reporting Requirement from Health Reform Law
Jan. 26, 2011 Owens Named to Agriculture Subcommittees
Jan. 25, 2011 Bipartisan Upstate Delegation Will Sit Together at State of the Union
Jan. 19, 2011 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - China Unfair Trade Practices
Jan. 12, 2011 Expressing Sense of House Regarding Arizona Shooting
Jan. 12, 2011 Letter to Ken Salazar, Secretary, United States Department of the Interior - Require Disclose of Chemicals Used in Hydraulic Fracturing
Jan. 6, 2011 Owens Votes to Cut House Budget
Jan. 5, 2011 Owens Sworn into 112th Congress, Continues 'War on Debt'
Jan. 4, 2011 Owens Presses GOP to Increase Openness in Rules Process
Dec. 21, 2010 Northern Border Counternarcotics Strategy Act of 2010
Dec. 21, 2010 With Recent Report Highlighting Gaps in Northern Border Security: Schumer, Gillibrand, Collins, Owens Announce Passage of Their Northern Border Counternarcotics Strategy Legislation
Dec. 10, 2010 Owens Votes to Protect Medicare and TRICARE
Dec. 6, 2010 Congressman Owens Praises Move to Extend Stop-Loss Deadline
Dec. 1, 2010 Owens Issues Statement in Support of Schumer's Tax Cut Plan
Dec. 1, 2010 Letter To The Honorable Harry Reid, Majority Leader, United States Senator; To The Honorable Mitch McConnell, Minority Leader, United States Senator
Nov. 23, 2010 Bipartisan Lawmakers Introduce Bill to Honor Children of Fallen Service Members
Nov. 12, 2010 The Adirondack Daily Enterprise - Owens: People Here Like Tax Cut Compromise
Nov. 11, 2010 Owens Releases Statement in Observance of Veterans Day
Nov. 8, 2010 Letters to Senate Majority Leader, Senate Finance Committee Chairman and key House members
Nov. 5, 2010 Watertown Daily Times - Owens Opposes Raising Limit on National Debt
Oct. 20, 2010 Owens and American Legion Praise 2010 as "Banner Year in Veterans Legislation"
Oct. 15, 2010 Letter To Barack Obama, President of The United States - Social Security
Oct. 13, 2010 Letter to Administrator Lisa Jackson of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
Oct. 8, 2010 Owens Announces Extension for Stop-Loss Deadline
Sept. 30, 2010 Owens Votes to Support 9/11 Responders through Health Benefits
Sept. 29, 2010 Extending Tax Cuts
Sept. 29, 2010 Congressman Owens Announces Support for Tax Cut Compromise
Sept. 29, 2010 Owens Votes to Grow Jobs, End Currency Manipulation by Foreign Countries
Sept. 28, 2010 Owens Announces Retroactive Pay Deadline for Soldiers Affected by Stop Loss
Sept. 28, 2010 Letter to The President
Sept. 24, 2010 Owens Touts New Tax Cuts and Credit for Upstate Small Businesses
Sept. 22, 2010 Owens Announces Key Patient Rights to Take Effect Tomorrow
Sept. 16, 2010 Owens Votes to Help Rural Residents Increase Energy Efficiency
Sept. 14, 2010 Owens Statement on Senate Inaction to Repeal 1099 Reporting Requirement for Small Business
Aug. 24, 2010 Owens Announces HIDTA Designation for Jefferson County
Aug. 20, 2010 Letter to The Honorable Lawrence E. Strickling Assistant Secretary for Communications and Information
Aug. 20, 2010 Owens Praises Implementation of CARD Act
Aug. 12, 2010 Owens Announces Donut Hole Payments for NY Seniors
Aug. 10, 2010 Letter to The Honorable Masayuki Naoshima, Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry, Japan
Aug. 10, 2010 Owens Votes to Support Teachers, Police and Nurses
Aug. 3, 2010 Owens Announces Application Process for Economic Development Grants
Aug. 2, 2010 Owens Introduces Legislation to Expand Credit for Upstate Farmers
July 30, 2010 Small Business Tax Relief Act of 2010
July 30, 2010 Fort Drum Project Requested by Rep. Owens Passes House
July 28, 2010 Owens Legislation Passes House Floor
July 28, 2010 Letter to Lisa Jackson, Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency
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