Republican Israel Caucus

Congressman Roskam serves as co-chair of the House Republican Israel Caucus, the largest Republican congressional organization dedicated to strengthening the U.S.-Israel relationship.

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Mar 23, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — Today, U.S. Representatives Peter J. Roskam (R-IL), Co-Chair of the GOP Israel Caucus, Juan Vargas (D-CA), Lee Zeldin (R-NY), and Brad Sherman (D-CA) introduced the Israel Anti-Boycott Act, legislation to further combat the anti-Israel Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions (BDS) Movement.

In the United States Senate, a companion bill was introduced by U.S. Senators Rob Portman (R-OH) and Ben Cardin (D-MD).

Rep. Roskam released the following statement:

Feb 1, 2017 Press Release
Iran has made a mockery of the international community with its missile program, support for terrorism, and human rights abuses.
Dec 23, 2016 Press Release
The adopted resolution is anti-Israel and anti-peace.‎
Nov 15, 2016 Press Release
The Protecting Israel Against Economic Discrimination Act puts Congress on the record opposing the UNHRC resolution and other attempts to economically harm and delegitimize Israel.
Oct 21, 2016 Press Release
USCIRF, created by Congress to monitor and defend international religious freedom, must strongly oppose UNESCO’s drastic violation of international religious freedom as the international body attempts to erase history
Sep 27, 2016 Press Release
He defended the Jewish people with an iron fist while relentlessly seeking peace and extending an open hand to Israel’s neighbors.
May 11, 2016 Press Release
In the nine years of its existence, the UN Human Rights Council has condemned Israel more times than the rest of the world combined.
Mar 24, 2016 Press Release
The lawmakers urged the panel to robustly support critical cooperative programs for fiscal year 2017
Mar 10, 2016 Press Release
Roskam and Meng sent the letter in the wake of last week’s move by the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) to fully designate Hezbollah as a terrorist organization without making any distinction between its military and political arms.
Mar 9, 2016 Press Release
It’s been a banner week so far for the Islamic Republic of Iran – and it’s only Wednesday.