Congressman Peter Roskam

Representing the 6th District of ILLINOIS

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Apr 1, 2015 Press Release
Today, Ways and Means Oversight Subcommittee Chairman Peter Roskam (R-IL) issued the following statement on the Department of Justice’s announcement that it would not move forward with a criminal contempt prosecution of Lois Lerner, the former head of the IRS’s Exempt Organizations Division:
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Mar 30, 2015 Press Release
Today, Congressman Peter Roskam (IL-06), co-chair of the House Republican Israel Caucus, sent a letter to President Obama expressing concern with recent reports that his Administration plans to “reevaluate” its policy towards Israel, including potentially reducing support for Israel at the United Nations.
Mar 30, 2015 Press Release
On Friday, Citizens United President David Bossie published the following op-ed in Breitbart highlighting the importance of Congressman Roskam's Fair Treatment for All Gifts Act (H.R. 1104), which would permanently ensure that donations to 501(c)4, (c)5, and (c)6 organizations are not subject to the gift tax.
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Mar 26, 2015 Press Release
Today, Congressman Peter Roskam (R-IL) and Congressman Lee Zeldin (R-NY), two co-chairs of the House Republican Israel Caucus, joined with other House colleagues in sending a letter to the House Appropriations Subcommittee on State, Foreign Operations, and Related Programs urging the panel to prohibit funding for further U.S. involvement in dangerous P5+1 negotiations with Iran in its Fiscal Year (FY) 2016 appropriations bill.