The 113th Congress has returned to work following a holiday recess and several issues are expected to dominate the agenda. Before he left for Washington, New York’s 21st District Representative Democrat Bill Owens discussed some of the key issues representatives must address.
Owens expects several big issues to be put before them prior to January 15th, including budget bills, the Farm bill and unemployment insurance.
Bill Owens has represented his northern New York District since 2009. He is a member of the House Committee on Appropriations