Congressman Peter Roskam

Representing the 6th District of Illinois

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Jul 8, 2016 Press Release
House Democrats did not mount any significant opposition and, in many cases, joined efforts to block the sale.
Jul 7, 2016 Press Release
Today, the House Ways & Means Committee unanimously passed the “Clyde-Hirsch-Sowers-RESPECT Act” to rein in IRS asset forfeiture abuse in structuring cases.
Jul 6, 2016 Press Release
CMS’s announcement is significant because of the agency's troubled record of improperly overseeing payments of short stay hospital admissions.
Jul 1, 2016 Press Release
Randy Sowers is getting his money back.
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.