Press Releases

Jul 24, 2012 Press Release

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Exerpt: "Over 100 employers from across industry groups set up information tables throughout the hall.  As many as 1,700 area residents participated in the job fair, which offered free workshops on interviewing skills, job search best practices and how to effectively use social media when looking for employment."

Jul 17, 2012 Press Release

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Excerpt: “This report confirms what many of us already knew—that the president’s plan to increase taxes on small businesses under the guise of Americans ‘paying their fair share,’ would further decimate our already flagging economy."

Jul 11, 2012 Press Release

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Excerpt: "WASHINGTON--Today, Congressman Peter Roskam (IL-06) released the following statement on the House vote to repeal the president’s health care law"

Jul 11, 2012 Press Release

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Excerpt: WASHINGTON – Today, Congressman Peter Roskam (IL-06) discussed the importance of repealing the president’s health care law and preventing the law’s tax increases that will negatively affect Americans from small business owners and job creators to middle class families.

 
Jun 29, 2012 Press Release

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Excerpt: “I am very pleased this highway bill has finally crossed the finish line.  Today, we passed legislation that will support important local transportation projects and will provide certainty so businesses and local governments can invest in their communities."

Jun 28, 2012 Press Release

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"The Supreme Court’s ruling today examined the Constitutionality of the health care law, but the Justices could not take into account the practicality or effectiveness of a government takeover of the health care system and one-sixth of our economy—on that score, the verdict was in long ago."

Jun 8, 2012 Press Release

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Excerpt: "WASHINGTON – Chief Deputy Whip Peter Roskam (IL-06) gave the following speech on the House floor in support of the Health Care Cost Reduction Act." 

Jun 1, 2012 Press Release

 

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Excerpt: “Following the news that the U.S. economy grew more slowly in the first quarter than first estimated, today’s absolutely anemic jobs report shows that this is the recovery that wasn’t.  Make no mistake, this is what the American people are focused on: jobs and the economy—not campaign gimmicks and distractions.  

 

 

May 31, 2012 Press Release

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Excerpt: "WASHINGTON – Today, Chief Deputy Whip Peter Roskam (IL-06), spoke on the urgent need to repeal the Medical Device Tax contained in the president’s health care law, and ensure America remains at the forefront of health care innovation.  

May 31, 2012 Press Release

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Excerpt: "It's great to see companies take the initiative on technologies and best practices to reduce energy use and stabilize costs," said Rep. Roskam. "I only wish we could say the same about federal policy—despite years of being at the mercy of fluctuating fuel prices, America lacks a broad, common-sense energy policy that reduces our dependence on foreign oil."

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