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Apr 30, 2015 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Representative Bill Foster (IL-11) has reintroduced a bipartisan resolution, H.Res. 232, encouraging collaboration between the public and private sectors to promote financial literacy for students.

Apr 29, 2015 Press Release

Washington, DC— Today, Congressman Bill Foster commemorated Workers Memorial Day, a day honoring the men and women who have lost their lives because of their job and condemning the war on workers’ rights that is being waged across the country and around the world.

Apr 29, 2015 Press Release

Washington, DC – Today, Congressman Bill Foster (D-IL) and Paul Gosar (R-AZ) announced the formation of the Congressional Inventions Caucus.

Apr 24, 2015 Press Release

Washington, DC – Representatives Bill Foster (D-IL) and Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-WA), along with Senator Dick Durbin, have reintroduced the GI Education Benefits Fairness Act, bipartisan legislation to fix a law that is causing veterans to be denied the benefits they deserve.

Apr 22, 2015 Press Release

Washington, DC—Today, on the floor of the United States House of Representatives, Congressman Bill Foster (IL-11) spoke out against Governor Bruce Rauner’s proposal to create right-to-work zones in Illinois.

Video of Foster’s speech is available here. 

Text of Foster’s remarks is below:

Apr 22, 2015 Press Release

Washington, DC—Today, Congressman Bill Foster (IL-11) introduced an amendment to H.R. 1806, the America COMPETES Reauthorization Act during a Committee on Science, Space, and Technology hearing.

The amendment would strike Section 106 which adds a dangerous political filter to the National Science Foundation’s gold-standard merit-review process.

Apr 22, 2015 Press Release

Washington, DC—Yesterday, on the floor of the United States House of Representatives, Congressman Bill Foster (IL-11) spoke in honor of retiring Naperville Mayor A. George Pradel.

Video of Foster’s speech is available here.

Text of Foster’s remarks is below:

Apr 14, 2015 Press Release

Washington, DC – Today, Representative Bill Foster (IL-11), along with Representatives Mike Quigley (IL-5) and Lloyd Doggett (TX-35), introduced the Autofill Act of 2015 to simplify the process of filling out Federal income tax forms, saving taxpayers time and money.

Apr 7, 2015 Press Release
Last Day For Entries Is April 15, 2015

Washington, D.C. – Today, Congressman Bill Foster encouraged students to submit entries to the Congressional Art Competition before the April 15, 2015 deadline.

Mar 25, 2015 Press Release

WH maker faire

Foster in front of a Fab Lab at the White House Maker Faire in 2014

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