Congressman Peter Roskam

Representing the 6th District of Illinois

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Jun 24, 2016 Press Release
Everybody knows we need something new and now House Republicans have put forward a bold plan – a better way.
Jun 22, 2016 Press Release
If Boeing goes through with this deal, the company will forever be associated with Iran's chief export: radical Islamic terrorism.
Jun 17, 2016 Press Release
The lawmakers “strongly oppose the potential sale of militarily-fungible products to terrorism’s central supplier.”
Jun 16, 2016 Press Release
I’m encouraged by this latest development and look forward to continuing our oversight work to make sure the Justice Department also follows through on its pledge to deliver justice to the victims of civil asset forfeiture abuse.
Jun 15, 2016 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — Yesterday, the U.S. House of Representatives overwhelmingly passed the Preventing IRS Abuse and Protecting Free Speech Act. The bill eliminates the requirement for churches, charities and other non-profit groups to disclose confidential donor information to the IRS.

May 26, 2016 Press Release
Both Republicans and Democrats expressed outrage over the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) and Department of Justice (DOJ)’s actions to seize the bank accounts of law-abiding American citizens.
May 19, 2016 Press Release
We live in an increasingly unstable world and our brave men and women in uniform must have the support and resources to meet any and all threats.
May 12, 2016 Press Release
When elementary school children learn about our Constitution they read about how the Founding Fathers envisioned a system of checks and balances. President Obama has interpreted this to mean he writes the checks and the American people pay the balance.
May 11, 2016 Press Release
In the nine years of its existence, the UN Human Rights Council has condemned Israel more times than the rest of the world combined.
May 10, 2016 Press Release
U.S. Representative Peter J. Roskam is warning American and European companies not to sell airplanes and other products to the Islamic Republic of Iran.