Congressman Peter Roskam

Representing the 6th District of Illinois

Press Releases

Oct 31, 2018 Press Release
Calls for closure until confidence in results of new EPA air testing

West Chicago, IL – Representative Peter Roskam (IL-06) released this statement calling for the temporary closure of the Sterigenics facility in Willowbrook until confidence can be restored in the community:

Oct 31, 2018 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, the House passed H.R. 6, the SUPPORT for Patients and Communities Act. Representative Peter Roskam (IL-06), Chairman of the Ways and Means Health Subcommittee, spoke briefly to address the elevated level of bipartisanship that allowed Congress to take this major step in addressing the opioid crisis.

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Oct 31, 2018 Press Release

West Chicago, IL – Representative Roskam is pleased to announce that the U.S.

Sep 21, 2018 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – U.S. Representative Peter Roskam (R-IL), co-chair of the House Republican Israel Caucus, sent a letter to the President – cosigned by eight other Members of Congress – urging the Administration to lift waivers on sanctions of the Islamic Republic of Iran Broadcasting (IRIB).

Sep 13, 2018 Press Release

West Chicago, IL – Representative Peter Roskam (IL-06) released the following statement on reports of toxic gas at the Sterigenics plant in Willowbrook, IL:

Sep 13, 2018 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today the House passed H.R. 6690 the Fighting Fraud to Protect Care for Seniors Act. This legislation, introduced by Representative Peter Roskam (R-IL) and Representative Earl Blumenauer (D-OR), creates a pilot program to test the use of smart card technology in the Medicare Program, reducing fraud.

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Sep 13, 2018 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, U.S Congressman Peter Roskam (IL-06), co-Chair of the Bipartisan Taskforce for Combating anti-Semitism, released the following statement on the passage of H.R. 1911 – the Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism Act.

Sep 12, 2018 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, the Ways and Means Committee, in a bipartisan vote, passed H.R. 6690, the Fighting Fraud to Protect Care for Seniors Act. This legislation, introduced by Representative Peter Roskam (R-IL) and Representative Earl Blumenauer (D-OR) creates a pilot program to test the use of smart card technology in the Medicare Program, reducing fraud.

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Sep 12, 2018 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, the U.S. House passed by voice vote the Senate amendment to H.R. 4318, the Miscellaneous Tariff Bill Act, which abolishes obsolete tariffs on goods that are not manufactured in the U.S.

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Sep 12, 2018 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Representative Peter Roskam (IL-06) released the following statement on U.S.-Mexico trade negotiations:

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