Yesterday, H.R. 6311 – the Increasing Access to Lower Premiums Plans and Expanding Health Savings Account Act of 2018 – passed the House of Representatives. H.R. 6311 expands access to tax-preferred health accounts, allowing people to plan and save for their health care based on their individual needs.
Washington, D.C. – Representative Peter Roskam (IL-06) joined his Democrat colleagues representing portions of Cook County – Reps.
Washington, D.C. – Representative Peter Roskam (R-IL) released this statement following the press conference held by President Trump and Vladamir Putin:
Washington, D.C. – Today the Ways and Means Committee moved 11 bills that expand access to Health Savings Accounts (HSA) and provide market flexibility. Currently, HSA’s provide coverage to more than 25 million Americans, offering a cost effective alternative to Obamacare.
Washington, D.C. – Representative Peter Roskam (R-IL) released the following statement on the appointment of Judge Brett Kavanaugh to the United States Supreme Court:
Washington, D.C. – Today, the Israel Anti-Boycott Act – bipartisan legislation authored by Representatives Peter Roskam (R-IL) and Juan Vargas (D-CA) to combat the Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions (BDS) movement against Israel in International Governmental Organizations (IGO’s) – advanced through the House Foreign Affairs Committee.
Washington, D.C. – Taxpayers across the Sixth District and the nation are celebrating the six-month anniversary of the historic Tax Cuts and Jobs Act that led to bonuses, pay raises and lower taxes. USA Today reports that:
Washington, D.C. – Today the House passed H.R. 2, the Agriculture and Nutrition Act of 2018, also known as the Farm Bill. The bill included a bipartisan amendment led by Representatives Peter Roskam (R-IL) and Earl Blumenauer (D-OR) that prohibits animal fighting. Upon its passage, Representative Roskam issued the following statement:
Washington, D.C. – Representative Peter Roskam (R-IL), joined his colleagues on the Ways and Means Oversight Subcommittee to question representatives from the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) and the Department of Justice (DOJ) on their abuse of civil asset forfeiture.
Washington, D.C. – Representative Peter Roskam (R-IL), Chairman of the Health Subcommittee of Ways and Means released the following statement on passage of the H.R. 5773 the Preventing Addiction for Susceptible Seniors (PASS) Act: