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Bill Foster's Public Statements on Issue: Science

Office: U.S. House (IL) - District 11, Democratic
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 11
Date Title
Nov. 7, 2017 Letter to the Hon. Lamar Smith, Chairman of the House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology - House Science Committee Democrats Ask Chairman to Invite EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt to Testify
Nov. 7, 2017 Letter to Scott Pruitt, Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency - Reinstatement of Science in the EPA
Nov. 1, 2017 Hearing of the House Science, Space, and Technology Committee - Opening Statement of Rep. Foster, Hearing on The Future of Low Dose Radiation Research
Sept. 13, 2017 Press Release: Foster Introduces the Bipartisan Smarter EPSCoR Act
July 26, 2017 Foster Statement on Proposed Cuts to NIH and NASA
July 12, 2017 Foster Statement on Proposed Cuts to National Science Foundation
June 15, 2017 Foster Statement on the Fiftieth Anniversary of Fermi National Accelerator Lab
June 9, 2017 Letter to Rick Perry, Secretary of Energy, Scott Pruitt, EPA Administrator, Dr. Kent Rochford, Acting Director of National Institute of Standards and Technology, Robert M. Lightfoot, Jr., Acting Administrator of NASA, Francis Collins, Director of National Institutes of Health, Dr. France Cordova, Director of the National Science Foundation, Benjamin Friedman, Acting Administrator of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration - Request for Job Loss Numbers Caused by Trump Budget at Science Agencies, Universities, and Laboratories
May 18, 2017 Letter to the Hon. Donald Trump, President of the United States - Stop Peddling Fake News, Appoint a Qualified Science Advisor
April 28, 2017 Letter to the Hon. Donald Trump, President of the United States - Expressing Concern over Proposed Cuts to the Office of Science
April 6, 2017 Letter to the Hon. Chairman Mike Simpson and the Hon. Ranking Member Marcy Kaptur of the House Appropriations Committee on Energy and Water Development - FY 2018 Energy and Water Appropriations Bill
April 6, 2017 Letter to the Hon. Rodney Frelinghuysen, Chairman, the Hon. Nita Lowey, Ranking Member of Committee on Appropriations, the Hon. Tom Cole, Chairman, and the Hon. Rosa DeLauro, Ranking Member of Subcommittee on Labor, HHS, & Education - Increase Federal Funding for Medical Research
March 16, 2017 Press Release: Foster Introduces American Innovation Act
March 8, 2017 Foster Defends Science in Testimony Before House Appropriations Committee
Jan. 25, 2017 Foster Condemns Trump Administration's Attacks on Science
Dec. 2, 2016 Press Release: Foster, Takano Introduce Resolution to Establish National 3D Printing Day
Nov. 20, 2016 Chicago Tribune - Climate Change Real, Cost of Doing Nothing 'Enormous,' Foster Warns
Nov. 19, 2016 Press Release: Foster Hosts Panel on Climate Change
Nov. 10, 2016 Letter to the Hon. Harold Rogers - Prioritize Funding for National Institutes of Health
Nov. 10, 2016 Letter to the Honorable Harold Rogers, Chairman of the Committee on Appropriations of the U.S. House of Representatives and the Honorable Nita Lowey, Ranking Member of the Committee on Appropriations of the U.S. House of Representatives - Call for Increased Funding for the National Institutes of Health for Fiscal Year 2017
Sept. 29, 2016 Press Release: Foster Praises Investment in Science and Public Health Crises in the Federal Budget
May 25, 2016 Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2017
May 24, 2016 Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2017
April 28, 2016 Foster & Lofgren lead more than 90 House Democrats Calling to End to Politically Motivated Attacks on Planned Parenthood
April 27, 2016 Lipinski and Moolenaar Announce New Congressional Chemistry Caucus
Feb. 3, 2016 Cancer Immunotherapy
Oct. 9, 2015 Weather Forcasting
Aug. 7, 2015 Letter to The Honorable Ernest Moniz, Secretary U.S. Department of Energy, The Honorable John Holdren, Director Office of Science and Technology Policy, The Honorable Shaun Donovan, Director Office of Management and Budget - Support the Department of Energy's Long Baseline Neutrino Facility in Budget
June 11, 2015 Recognizing the Quad County Urban League and the Students Participating in Tomorrow's Scientists, Technicians, and Managers and Project Ready
June 2, 2015 Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act
April 22, 2015 Foster Fights Efforts To Politicize Scientific Review
March 18, 2015 Letter to Charlie Dent, Chairman of the Subcommittee on Military Construction, Veterans Affairs and Regulated Agencies, Sanford Bishop, Ranking Member of the Subcommittee on Military Construction - Funding for the President's budget request for the Department of Veterans Affairs Medical and Prosthetic Research
March 17, 2015 Durbin, Foster Introduce Bill to Preserve American Leadership in Innovation
Feb. 10, 2015 Durbin, Kirk, Foster, Lipinski: Argonne to Receive $2.9 Million Federal Grant to Help Mass Transit Systems Prepare For & Respond to Emergency Events
Feb. 3, 2015 Foster: Time For Congress To Seriously Consider Implications of Human Genetic Engineering
Dec. 12, 2014 Foster Votes To Avoid Costly Shutdown, Fund The Government For 2015
Nov. 19, 2014 Secret Science Reform Act of 2014
Nov. 10, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House and Nancy Pelosi, House Minority Leader - Urging Restoration of NIH Funding in Lame Duck
July 10, 2014 House Passes Holt/Foster Amendment to Restore National Undergraduate Fellowship Program
July 9, 2014 Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2015
May 30, 2014 Foster Votes To Increase Investment In Science and Heroin Abuse Prevention
April 9, 2014 Recent Evidence of Inflation
March 17, 2014 Durbin, Foster Applaud Opening of Argonne Energy Sciences Building
Jan. 16, 2014 Foster Votes For 2014 Appropriations Bill, Applauds Funding For Scientific Research and Development
April 23, 2013 Rep. Bill Foster Calls For Increased Federal Support For Ongoing Scientific Research
Aug. 10, 2012 Flashback 1999: Congresswoman Judy Biggert Turns Her Back on Middle Class, Slashes Scientific Research, Votes to Raise Her Own Pay Nine Times
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Reviving American Manufacturing
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Science and Technology
Nov. 6, 2009 Rep. Foster's Amendment Included In Chemical And Water Security Act Of 2009
Oct. 14, 2008 Rep. Foster Announces $6 Million For NIU's Cancer Research and Treatment Programs
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