Congressman Peter Roskam

Representing the 6th District of ILLINOIS

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Nov 20, 2014 Press Release
Today, Congressman Peter Roskam hailed the release of the Ways and Means Committee Hospitals Improvements for Payment Act of 2014 discussion draft, which includes two Roskam-led bills.
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Nov 18, 2014 Press Release
I congratulate my friend Paul Ryan on becoming the new chairman of the Ways & Means Committee. Paul is a talented leader whose ideas for moving forward our country have already sparked a vibrant national debate and proved that the challenges we face are not too big to tackle if we lean into them.
Nov 18, 2014 Press Release
Today, U.S. Representatives Peter Roskam (R-IL) and Ted Deutch (D-FL) introduced the Stop Schemes and Crimes Against Medicare and Seniors Act (Stop SCAMS Act) of 2014. The bipartisan bill seeks to prevent Medicare fraud by requiring the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) to verify that a provider enrolling in the program does not have a record of defrauding Medicare in a previous practice.
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Nov 18, 2014 Press Release
I am horrified and outraged by today's senseless terrorist attack that killed four innocent Israelis—including three Israeli-Americans—and grievously injured several others praying at a synagogue in Jerusalem. This is the latest in a string of barbaric acts of violence against Israeli citizens by terrorists who value death over life and hate over peace.