Bill Owens

New York News
2:00 pm
Mon June 30, 2014

NY Congressman Bill Owens Discusses Current Issues

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New York Congressman Bill Owens represents New York’s 21st Congressional District, which stretches from the St. Lawrence River to Lake Champlain and Syracuse to the Canadian border. WAMC’s North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley spoke with the retiring Democrat this morning on several national and international issues.

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Congressional Corner
10:50 am
Mon May 19, 2014

Congressional Corner With Bill Owens

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  Glens Falls has a new hockey team coming to town.

In today’s Congressional Corner, New York Representative Bill Owens tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that the small city is thrilled to host the Calgary affiliate.

Congressional Corner
10:50 am
Tue February 11, 2014

Congressional Corner With Bill Owens

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    In today’s Congressional Corner, New York Representative Bill Owens and WAMC’s Alan Chartock discuss Secretary Robert Gates’ recent memoir.

New York News
12:59 pm
Tue January 21, 2014

Owens Discusses Retirement Decision

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NY 21st District Congressman Bill Owens announced last week that he would retire after five years in the House of Representatives. North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley spoke to the North Country’s representative about his future plans.

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New York News
1:00 pm
Wed January 15, 2014

21st District Scrutinized As Incumbent Withdraws

New York's 21st Congressional District

The abrupt announcement Tuesday that Congressman Bill Owens will retire from his seat in Congress means the sprawling 21st district is an open race.

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New York News
8:30 pm
Tue January 14, 2014

North Country Surprised Owens Will Not Seek Re-Election

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New York 21st District Congressman Democrat Bill Owens announced today that he will not seek re-election.

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North Country News
8:00 pm
Tue January 14, 2014

Owens Explains Decision To Retire From U.S. House

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New York Congressman Bill Owens announced this afternoon that he will not run for re-election.  WAMC’s North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley joined a conference call as the Democrat explained his decision.

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North Country News
12:55 pm
Wed January 8, 2014

Representative Bill Owens Discusses Congressional Session

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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. 

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New York News
1:30 pm
Wed November 13, 2013

Owens Holds Telephone Town Hall with Constituents

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Congressman Bill Owens, a Democrat from New York’s 21st district, met with his constituents through a telephone town hall Tuesday evening.

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WAMC News
8:53 am
Thu October 17, 2013

Bill Owens Shares Concerns About Future Shutdown

Although the government shutdown’s over, North Country New York Democratic Congressman Bill Owens says having a deal that addresses getting the federal deficit under control is essential to avoiding another congressional deadlock in Washington come January.

“The primary focus from my perspective is making sure we do not have this kind of an issue on either January 15 or February 7 again. The only way we can get there is by having a deal that addresses a lot of legitimate concerns about how we get the deficit under control and then ultimately the debt,” Owens said.

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