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Rep. Bill Foster (D-IL 11th District)

6th term Democrat from Illinois 11th District.

Bio

Residence: Naperville

Marital Status: Married (Aesook Byon)

Prev. Occupation: Physicist, Business Owner

Prev. Political Exp.: US House, 2008-11, 13-present

Education: BA Univ. of Wisconsin, 1976; PhD Harvard Univ., 1983

Birthdate: 10/07/1955

Religion: Not Stated

Percentage in Last Election: 60%

Major Opponent: Tonia Khouri


Contact

Current Elected Office Contact Information

Contact Rep. Bill Foster.

Website: foster.house.gov


Washington, D.C. Office:

2366 Rayburn House Office Building,
District of Columbia 20515
Phone: (202) 225-3515
Fax: (202) 225-9420

Aurora Office: (more district offices)

2711 East New York Street, Suite 204
Aurora, Illinois 60502
Phone: (630) 585-7672



Committee

Current Elected Office Committees:


Staff

Current Elected Office Staff Members:

  • Chief of Staff: Scott Shewcraft
  • Scheduler: Maggie Schmidt
  • Legis. Dir.: Samantha Warren
  • Comm. Dir.: Greg Cybulski
  • Child/Family Issues LA: Samantha Warren
  • Health LA: Samantha Warren
  • Judiciary LA: Diem-mi Lu
  • Budget LA: Diem-mi Lu
  • Medicare/Medicaid LA: Samantha Warren
  • Science/Technology LA: Samantha Warren
  • Women's Issues LA: Samantha Warren
  • Civil Rights LA: Diem-mi Lu

Votes

 

Current Elected Office Key Votes:

These are our key votes and this is how Rep. Bill Foster voted on our issues. Click on each heading to sort.

 
Status Name of Legislation Date Voted Score
P Fiscal 2020 Financial Services and General Government Appropriations 06/26/2019 Yea Voted Against
P Fiscal 2020 Labor-HHS-Education Appropriations 06/19/2019 Yea Voted Against
F Amendment to Restore Pro-life Protections to Title X Program 06/13/2019 Nay Voted Against
F Amendment to Restore Conscience Protection 06/13/2019 Nay Voted Against
P The So-Called "Equality Act" 05/17/2019 Yea Voted Against
P "For the People Act of 2019" (restrictions on free speech) 03/08/2019 Yea Voted Against
P Protecting Life in Global Health Assistance/ United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) 01/03/2019 Yea Voted Against
P Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act (passage) 01/19/2018 Nay Voted Against
P Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act (vote to protect bill) 01/18/2018 Nay Voted Against
P Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act (20-week abortion ban) 10/03/2017 Nay Voted Against
(More Key Votes)
 

P = Passed Voted For Us= Voted With Us
A = Agreed To Voted Against= Voted Against Us
R = Rejected Not Scored= Not Scored
C = Confirmed Ineligible to Vote= Ineligible to Vote
F = Failed

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Bills

Current Elected Office Bills:

Here is Rep. Bill Foster's cosponsorship status on our key legislation. Send Rep. Bill Foster a message by clicking in the "Send Message" column.

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Bill Name Our Position Cosponsor? Send Message
H.R.5006 - Child Tax Credit for Pregnant Moms Act Support No Send Message to Rep. Bill Foster
H.R.4712 - Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act Support No Send Message to Rep. Bill Foster
H.R.36 - Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act Support No Send Message to Rep. Bill Foster
H.R.849 - Repeal law creating Independent Payment Advisory Board (health-care rationing board) Support No Send Message to Rep. Bill Foster
H.R.2918 - Patients First Act (promoting ethical stem cell research) Support No Send Message to Rep. Bill Foster
H.J.RES.39 - Nullification of Obama pro-abortion Title X rule Support No Send Message to Rep. Bill Foster
H.R.1628 - American Health Care Act (Obamacare replacement / defund Planned Parenthood) Support No Send Message to Rep. Bill Foster
H.R.1192 - Dismemberment Abortion Ban Act Support No Send Message to Rep. Bill Foster
H.J.RES.43 - Nullification of Obama pro-abortion Title X rule Support No Send Message to Rep. Bill Foster
H.R.1322 - "Women's Health Protection Act" (Abortion Without Limits Until Birth Act) Oppose Yes Send Message to Rep. Bill Foster
H.J.RES.33 - "Equal Rights Amendment" to U.S. Constitution Oppose Yes Send Message to Rep. Bill Foster
(More Bills)
 
Green means that this is our preferred cosponsorship position.
Red means that this is not our preferred cosponsorship position.