Congressman Peter Roskam

Representing the 6th District of ILLINOIS

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Jul 28, 2015 Press Release
U.S. Representatives Peter Roskam (R-Ill.-06) and Earl Blumenauer (D-Ore.-03) and U.S. Senators Mark Kirk (R-Ill.) and Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) this week introduced bipartisan legislation to protect seniors from identity theft and combat waste, fraud and abuse in the Medicare system.
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Jul 24, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC—Last night, Ways and Means Oversight Subcommittee Chairman Peter Roskam (R-IL) appeared on Fox News’ On the Record with Greta Van Susteren to discuss a new independent Government Accountability Office (GAO) report commissioned by the Ways and Me

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Jul 23, 2015 Press Release
Today, Congressman Peter Roskam (IL-06), co-chair of the House Republican Israel Caucus, released the following statement praising enactment of Illinois Senate Bill 1761 to combat the Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions (BDS) movement against Israel. The bipartisan legislation, which Governor Bruce Rauner signed into law this afternoon, makes it illegal for state pension funds to investing in companies engaged in BDS.
Jul 23, 2015 Press Release
Today, House Ways and Means Oversight Subcommittee Chairman Peter Roskam (R-IL) delivered the following opening statement during a hearing on the Internal Revenue Service’s audit selection process and internal controls within the Tax Exempt and Government Entities division. This hearing comes on the same day a report released by the Government Accountability Office (GAO) found that the audit selection process is at risk of abuse and improper targeting based on people's beliefs.
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