Congressman Peter Roskam

Representing the 6th District of Illinois

Press Releases

Oct 26, 2017 Press Release
Says budget resolution is a “…prelude to tax reform”

DuPage County, IL — Today, Representative Peter Roskam (IL-06) voted in favor of the Senate-amended GOP budget resolution which passed the House of Representatives, 216-212. The passage of this resolution now clears the way for the Ways and Means and Senate Finance Committees to move on tax reform.

Oct 13, 2017 Press Release

Today, U.S. Representative Peter J. Roskam (R-IL) released the following statement on the Trump Administration’s newly announced Iran strategy:

Oct 6, 2017 Press Release
Disclosure in court case may assist victims of Iranian terrorism receive compensation

Washington, D.C. Today, U.S. Representative Peter J. Roskam (R-IL) and U.S. Senator Tom Cotton (R-AR) sent a letter to Attorney General Jeff Sessions urging him to advocate for transparency in a U.S. federal court where victims of Iranian terrorism are seeking compensation for damages previously awarded to them in the case Shlomo Leibovitch et al v.

Oct 5, 2017 Press Release

West Chicago, IL — Today, Congressman Peter Roskam (IL-06) voted to pass a federal budget that will promote job creation, secure national defense, strengthen health care, cut spending and reform government.

Oct 3, 2017 Press Release

West Chicago, IL —In the wake of legislation signed by Illinois Governor Bruce Rauner that would allow for the use of taxpayer money to cover an unlimited number of abortions anytime for any reason, members of the Illinois Republican Congressional Delegation voted to advance bipartisan legislation H.R.

Sep 29, 2017 Press Release

Congressman Peter Roskam (R-IL), Chairman of the Tax Policy Subcommittee, joined with GOP leaders from the House and Senate yesterday to present Americans with a framework to simplify our complicated tax code and put more money into the pockets of millions of middle-class families and small businesses.

Sep 27, 2017 Press Release

Today Congressman Roskam (IL-06) penned a letter  which was signed by his Illinois pro-life colleagues asking Governor Rauner to veto HB 40. “This bill is dangerous.” Roskam said, “It forces taxpayers to be complicit in the act of abortion even if they believe abortion to be morally reprehensible.

Sep 14, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. Today, the House of Representatives passed legislation including two amendments authored by U.S. Representative Peter J.

Sep 8, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — Today, Representative Peter Roskam voted against the debt limit and funding package passed by the House due to mounting concerns with regard to the suspension of the debt ceiling.  Representative Roskam issued the following statement:

Sep 5, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — Today, the House of Representatives voted by voice to pass the “Clyde-Hirsch-Sowers-RESPECT Act” to rein in IRS asset forfeiture abuse in structuring cases. The bill, introduced by U.S. Representatives Peter J.