Congressman Peter Roskam

Representing the 6th District of Illinois

Roskam Condemns Horrifying Attack on Member of Congress, Staff, and General Public

Jan 8, 2011
Press Release


Congressman Peter Roskam released the following statement after the senseless attack against Rep. Gabrielle Giffords (D-AZ), members of her staff, and members of the general public:

"Today's attack against Rep. Giffords, members of her staff, and citizens interacting with their representative in the Tucson area, is horrifying and devastating, and I condemn it in the strongest of terms. Attacks of this kind, in our democratic society, simply cannot stand. My thoughts and prayers are with all those injured and their families in this senseless attack."