Congressman Peter Roskam

Representing the 6th District of ILLINOIS

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Jul 10, 2014 Ask Peter
Congressman Peter Roskam (IL-06) released the latest installment of Ask Peter today, a frequent video conversation with Sixth District residents about issues important to them. In this segment, Congressman Roskam answers an email from Ramona Clucas in Glen Ellyn who wants to know what the House is doing to help spur job creation.
Jul 10, 2014 Press Release
During these dangerous times, I firmly support Israel’s fundamental right to defend itself against these belligerent assaults on its civilians. We must continue to hold Hamas accountable for its actions and work with our ally Israel to restore peace and stability in the region.”
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.