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Bill Owens' Public Statements on Issue: Veterans

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
Sept. 23, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Keep Veterans' Care Essential
July 18, 2013 Owens and More than 80 Democratic and Republican Members of No Labels' Congressional Problem Solvers Unveil Bipartisan Legislation to "Make Government Work'
May 28, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - VA Disability Claims Backlog
May 30, 2012 Owens, Walz, Bilirakis Bipartisan Legislation Passes House to Expand Job Protection to Service Members
Nov. 10, 2011 Owens Statement in Observance of Veterans Day
Oct. 5, 2011 Owens Praises New Education Benefits for Veterans
June 14, 2011 Military Construction and Veterans Affairs and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012
May 26, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Barack Obama, President of the United States
April 12, 2011 Owens Introduces Bill to Streamline, Improve Vets Benefits
Nov. 23, 2010 Bipartisan Lawmakers Introduce Bill to Honor Children of Fallen Service Members
Nov. 11, 2010 Owens Releases Statement in Observance of Veterans Day
Oct. 20, 2010 Owens and American Legion Praise 2010 as "Banner Year in Veterans Legislation"
Sept. 28, 2010 Owens Announces Retroactive Pay Deadline for Soldiers Affected by Stop Loss
July 30, 2010 Fort Drum Project Requested by Rep. Owens Passes House
July 16, 2010 Owens Pushes for Employment Opportunities for Vets
July 13, 2010 Owens Announces Improved Care for Upstate Vets with PTSD
May 31, 2010 Statement of Rep. Owens on Memorial Day
May 28, 2010 Owens Votes to Stop Tax Breaks for Outsourcers
May 10, 2010 Owens Announces New Online Application For Veterans Benefits
April 22, 2010 Owens Votes For Vets, Expands Benefits For American Soldiers
Oct. 14, 2009 Bill Owens For Congress Campaign Unveils "Veterans For Owens"
Oct. 5, 2009 Bill Owens For Congress Welcomes Endorsement From Senator David Valesky
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Veterans
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Veterans
Jan. 1, 2011 Issue Position: Veterans
Issue Position: Veterans
Issue Position: Veterans
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