Congressman Peter Roskam

Representing the 6th District of ILLINOIS

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Jan 27, 2015 Press Release
Our Nation will never forget the hate and intolerance, immense suffering and crimes against humanity perpetuated at Auschwitz. On this 70th anniversary of its liberation we reflect on the innocent lives lost during the Holocaust, pay tribute to survivors and honor the brave work of liberators. We will never forget the great sins that claimed the lives of millions and forever scarred the face of mankind, but on this day we renew our commitment for a world that works toward peace and justice for all.
Jan 27, 2015 Press Release
Today, Representatives Peter Roskam (IL-06) Ted Deutch (FL-21), Chris Smith (NJ-04), Eliot Engel (NY-16), Nita Lowey (NY-17), Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (FL-27), and Steve Israel (NY-03) announced the introduction of a bipartisan congressional resolution recognizing the 70th anniversary of the liberation of the Nazi concentration camp at Auschwitz that took place on January 27, 1945.
Jan 23, 2015 Press Release
Today, Ways and Means Oversight Subcommittee Chairman Peter Roskam (R-IL) sent a letter to IRS Commissioner John Koskinen asking him to explain why the agency recently hired CGI Federal, the same contractor that bungled the rollout of Healthcare.gov.
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Jan 21, 2015 Press Release
Today, Reps. Peter Roskam (R-IL) and Ted Deutch (D-FL) urged Secretary of State John Kerry to work to prevent the sale of advanced S300 surface-to-air missiles by Russia to Iran. The letter to Secretary Kerry comes amid reports of a new Russia-Iran defense agreement that includes the transfer of S300 air defense systems.