Congressman Peter Roskam

Representing the 6th District of ILLINOIS

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Apr 17, 2015 Press Release
Today, Congressman Peter Roskam (IL-06) released the following statement on the passing of Cardinal Francis George.
Apr 17, 2015 Press Release
This week, Ways and Means Oversight Subcommittee Chairman Peter Roskam (R-IL) spoke on the House floor in support of Congressman Jim Renacci’s (R-OH) Prevent Targeting at the IRS Act, which ensures that any IRS employee found guilty of targeting Americans for their political beliefs is fired immediately. The bill passed unanimously along with several other measures to rein in IRS abuse.
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Apr 16, 2015 Press Release
Today, Congressman Peter Roskam (R-IL) and Congressman John Carney (D-DE) released the following statements after President Obama signed into law H.R. 2, which contains key Medicare fraud provisions authored by Roskam and Carney. The enacted measures, which were originally filed in the Preventing and Reducing Improper Medicare and Medicaid Expenditures (PRIME Act) of 2015, will strengthen these programs by eliminating vulnerabilities that expose them to fraud and improper payments.
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Apr 16, 2015 Press Release
Yesterday, Ways and Means Oversight Subcommittee Chairman Peter Roskam (R-IL) spoke on the House floor in support of Congressman George Holding’s (R-NC) legislation to streamline the 501(c)4 application process by allowing groups to self-declare their tax-exempt status rather than endure indefinite delays by the IRS. The bill passed unanimously along with several other measures to rein in IRS abuse.
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