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Bill Owens' Public Statements on Issue: Military Personnel

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 22, 2014 Owens Responds to Passage of National Defense Authorization Act
March 10, 2014 Letter to Charles Hagel, Secretary of Defense - Calling on Defense Department to Welcome Sikh Americans in Military
Oct. 5, 2013 Owens Statement on Pentagon's Decision to Recall Most Furloughed DOD Employees
Sept. 23, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Keep Veterans' Care Essential
June 14, 2013 HuntingtonNews.Net - House Passes McKinley Amendment to Help Reservists
March 27, 2013 Owens Applauds Reinstatement of Troop Tuition Assistance
March 6, 2013 Owens Reaches Across Aisle to Prevent Government Shutdown
May 10, 2012 Owens Highlights Critical Drum Support in Defense Authorization
June 14, 2011 Military Construction and Veterans Affairs and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012
June 2, 2011 Owens Works to Make Housing More Affordable for Military Families
May 27, 2011 Defense Bill Passes with Owens Support
May 19, 2011 Bipartisan Lawmakers Reintroduce Bill to Honor Children of Fallen Service Members
May 18, 2011 Bipartisan Lawmakers Reintroduce Bill to Honor Children of Fallen Servicemembers
May 4, 2011 Owens Introduces Legislation Honoring U.S. Forces Who Led Mission to Kill Osama bin Laden
April 8, 2011 Owens Fights for Troop Pay During Shutdown
April 7, 2011 Department of Defense and Further Additional Continuing Appropriations Act, 2011
Dec. 6, 2010 Congressman Owens Praises Move to Extend Stop-Loss Deadline
Nov. 23, 2010 Bipartisan Lawmakers Introduce Bill to Honor Children of Fallen Service Members
Oct. 8, 2010 Owens Announces Extension for Stop-Loss Deadline
May 31, 2010 Statement of Rep. Owens on Memorial Day
March 2, 2010 Owens Pushes For More Benefits For Military Spouses
Oct. 16, 2009 Bill Owens Applauds The Confirmation Of Congressman John Mchugh As Secretary Of The Army
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