Congressman Peter Roskam

Representing the 6th District of ILLINOIS

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Feb 26, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC—Today, Ways and Means Oversight Subcommittee Chairman Peter Roskam (R-IL) released the following statement after introducing H.R. 1104, the Fair Treatment for All Donations Act, to permanently ensure donations to 501(c)4, (c)5, and (c)6 organizations are not subject to the gift tax.

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Feb 26, 2015 Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC—Today, Congressman Peter Roskam (R-IL) and Congressman John Carney (D-DE) released the following statements after the Ways and Means Health Subcommittee’s markup and subsequent passage of the Protecting Integrity of Medicare Act (PIMA), a bipartisan Medicare fraud package that includes the Roskam-Carney Preventing and Reducing Improper Medicare and Medicaid Expenditures (PRIME) Act of 2015.
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Feb 25, 2015 Press Release
Today, Ways and Means Oversight Subcommittee Chairman Peter Roskam (R-IL) reintroduced a pair of key bills to protect taxpayer rights against intrusive IRS abuse.
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Feb 23, 2015 Press Release
Over the weekend, Forbes featured an op-ed from political economy contributor Carrie Sheffield on how the Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions (BDS) movement against Israel actually undermines Palestinians. It mentions how Congressman Roskam’s bipartisan U.S.-Israel Trade and Commercial Enhancement Act (H.R. 825) is a critical step forward in the fight against BDS