Congressman Bill Foster

Representing the 11th District of Illinois

Latest News

Apr 18, 2014 Press Release

Aurora, IL – On Tuesday, April 22 from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM Congressman Bill Foster’s staff will be holding mobile office hours at the Quad County Urban League. All 11th District residents needing assistance are welcome to attend.

Apr 18, 2014 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, Congressman Bill Foster encouraged students to submit entries to the Congressional Art Competition before the April 25th deadline.

Apr 17, 2014 Press Release

Washington, DC — Today Congressman Bill Foster and Congressman Ted Deutch held a press conference call to discuss progress in their efforts to eliminate the detention bed mandate.

Apr 10, 2014 Press Release

Washington, D.C. - Today, U.S. Representatives Bill Foster (IL-11), Tammy Duckworth (IL-08) and Brad Schneider (IL-10) voted against the Republican budget proposal introduced by Budget Committee Chairman Paul Ryan (WI-01). They released the following statements:

Apr 9, 2014 Press Release

Washington, DC – Today, Congressman Bill Foster (IL-11) spoke on the House floor to recognize an important advancement in scientific research.  Recently the BICEP2 team announced its discovery of scientific evidence for cosmic inflation in the early universe.  This evidence supports a specific version of the Big Bang model of the universe—a cosmic explosion followed immediately