Congressman Peter Roskam

Representing the 6th District of Illinois

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Feb 1, 2013 Press Release

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Excerpt: "Four years of spending binges and big government policies have not provided the growth and stability the White House promised, and millions of Americans are still struggling to make ends meet. " 

Jan 23, 2013 Press Release

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Excerpt: “The time is now to bring both parties and both chambers to the table and lay out our long term debt and deficit plans."

Jan 8, 2013 Ask Peter

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Excerpt: “President Obama has called for a balanced approach. He got his revenues, now it’s time to find out where the rest of the balance is."

Dec 12, 2012 Press Release

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Excerpt: "Washington, DC— Yesterday, Chief Deputy Whip Peter Roskam (R-IL) appeared on CNBC’s “The Kudlow Report” to discuss the White House refusal to put cuts on the table and avoid the coming fiscal cliff."

Dec 10, 2012 Press Release

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Excerpt: "WASHINGTON – Yesterday, Congressman Peter Roskam (IL-06) appeared on Bloomberg’s Capitol Gains to discuss the House Republican proposal to avert the fiscal cliff that has gone unanswered by the president."

Dec 7, 2012 Press Release

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Excerpt: "Washington, DC— Today, Chief Deputy Whip Peter Roskam (R-IL) appeared on CNBC’s Squawk Box to discuss the latest on fiscal cliff negotiations and the Administration’s statement that they are prepared to go over the cliff."

Dec 7, 2012 Press Release

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Excerpt: "Washington has an opportunity to do not only the big thing, but the right thing.  The president should join us and meet this moment."

Dec 6, 2012 Ask Peter

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Excerpt:WASHINGTON – Congressman Peter Roskam (IL-06) released the latest installment of Ask Peter today, a frequent video conversation with Sixth District residents about issues important to them. In this segment, Congressman Roskam answers a question from Matt Anderson, a small business owner from Wheaton who asked, “How can Republicans and Democrats work together to avoid the fiscal cliff?”

Dec 5, 2012 Press Release

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Excerpt: "House Republicans are prepared to get to yes-House Republicans are not prepared to get foolish. It is foolish to reject President Obama's own self-described architecture of three dollars in speding cuts for every dollar in new revenue. We're prepared to work, we call on the White House to do the same."

Nov 30, 2012 Press Release

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Excerpt: "With the STEM Act, we are continuing to remove the roadblocks that constrict American entrepreneurs and small businesses by putting them and their priorities first. I am proud that this bipartisan legislation has passed the House of Representatives and look forward to continuing to champion American ingenuity, opportunity and job growth."

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