Congressman Peter Roskam

Representing the 6th District of ILLINOIS

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Jul 9, 2014 Press Release
Today, Congressman Peter Roskam (IL-06) and Congressman Mike Quigley (IL-05) praised bipartisan passage of H.R. 803, the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act. The bill, which passed the Senate in June, consolidates existing workforce development programs to make them more effective, while increasing focus on real-world jobs skills training.
Jul 1, 2014 Article
I am deeply saddened to join with you today in mourning the tragic loss of three young lives. Naftali Frankel, Gilad Shaar, and Eyal Yifrach were victims of a senseless crime. To their families and friends, I send my deepest condolences. For our two countries, I pray for peace and direction for the United States and Israel.
Jun 30, 2014 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC—Congressman Peter Roskam (R-IL) today released the following statement after the U.S. Supreme Court announced its ruling on the Obamacare HHS mandate:

Jun 10, 2014 Press Release
“I am pleased to see the IRS is finally taking action to recognize these ten fundamental rights the American people have as they work and pay taxes. The IRS targeting scandal has shown us the ugly reality of a government agency abusing its power at the expense of the people it exists to serve."