Congressman Peter Roskam

Representing the 6th District of ILLINOIS

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Oct 12, 2015 Press Release
Today, Congressman Peter Roskam (R-IL), Congressman Lee Zeldin (R-NY), and Congressman Mike Pompeo (R-KS) released the following statement after reports that Washington Post reporter Jason Rezaian was convicted of espionage charges in Iran.
Oct 8, 2015 Press Release
Today, Congressman Peter Roskam (IL-06) released the following announcement on the election for Speaker of the House: "Like every other House Republican, I was shocked at Leader McCarthy's announcement. I fully expected him to be the next Speaker of the House.‎ Kevin has spent years serving the Conference, and I look forward to his continued leadership. It's clear we can't move forward until we unite around a shared definition of success."
Oct 7, 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 rising costs of higher education and tax policy.
Oct 5, 2015 Press Release
Today, Rep. Peter Roskam (IL-06), Rep. Mick Mulvaney (SC-05), Rep. Jim Renacci (OH-16), and Rep. Jim Jordan (OH-04), who led the effort for leadership elections to be in accordance with the Conference rules as written, released the following statements. While the Speaker’s announcement fulfills this request, the letter–which is still being circulated—also asks for a special Conference so members can make any potential amendments to the rules.