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Rep. Owens to Host Watertown Town Hall Meeting

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Washington, Jun 7, 2010 | Sean Magers (202-225-4611) | comments
WASHINGTON – Congressman Bill Owens announced today that he will hold a community forum on Sunday, June 13th at Jefferson Community College. JCC Political Science Professor Dr. Ray Petersen will begin the event by welcoming Congressman Owens to campus. Congressman Owens will deliver brief remarks then answer direct questions from constituents in attendance. All constituents from New York’s 23rd Congressional District are asked to attend.
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Congressman Bill Owens announced today that he will hold a community forum on Sunday, June 13th at Jefferson Community College.  JCC Political Science Professor Dr. Ray Petersen will begin the event by welcoming Congressman Owens to campus.   Congressman Owens will deliver brief remarks then answer direct questions from constituents in attendance.  All constituents from New York’s 23rd Congressional District are asked to attend.

“After a fast-paced first few months in office, I am glad to have the opportunity to meet with a large group of Upstate New Yorkers and discuss the many issues that face our area,” Owens said.  “In recent weeks, I have introduced several pieces of legislation that are critical to our goal of paying down our debt and creating jobs, and I am looking forward to getting feedback on this legislation.”

The forum will be held in the Amphitheater of the Jules Center (Building 6, Room 6-002) on the campus of Jefferson Community College.  Those not able to attend the meeting are still able to contact Congressman Owens at his congressional offices or at http://owens.house.gov.

WHAT:           Town Hall Meeting with Congressman Bill Owens

WHEN:           Sunday, June 13th
                       1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
                       Doors open at 12:30 p.m.

WHERE:        Amphitheater in Jules Center (Building 6) Room 6-002
                      1220 Coffeen Street
                      Watertown, NY 13601

This is the second Town Hall forum Congressman Owens has hosted in the past month.  Owens held a discussion at SUNY Plattsburgh on Saturday, May 22.  

The town hall is open to the media.

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