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Dec 14, 2011 Press Release

Press Release

Excerpt:“The Senate now has a simple choice: support tax relief for working American families and more American energy jobs or oppose more jobs and lower taxes.”

Dec 7, 2011 Press Release

Press Release

Excerpt: “It’s time the Senate votes on the REINS Act and the 25 other House-passed bipartisan jobs bills that would immediately remove barriers to job creation.”

Dec 7, 2011 Opinion Piece

Op-Ed: National Review Online, by Kevin McCarthy and Peter Roskam

Excerpt: Even more disturbing, the 219 regulations that could each cost the economy over $100 million would have a disproportionate impact on small businesses. A recent Small Business Administration study showed the total cost to employers of federal regulations is $1.75 trillion. For businesses with fewer than 20 employees, the per-employee cost was $10,585 — 36 percent higher than larger businesses. Washington needs to be removing barriers to small-business job creation, not adding more roadblocks to recovery.

Dec 2, 2011 Press Release

Press Release

Excerpt:“Small businesses are the engines of our economy, yet Washington continues to burden them with excessive regulations that only make it harder to survive, let alone grow. The Regulatory Accountability Act, would enact stronger transparency, accountability, and cost-benefit requirements for new Washington regulations – the latest in a series of steps to help get Washington off the backs of job creators"

Nov 29, 2011 Press Release

Press Release

Excerpt: "I'm pleased to see so many members of our business community eager to take advantage of the no-cost job-creating opportunities these pro-export policies will provide," said Congressman Peter Roskam. "With ninety-five percent of the world's consumers living outside of the United States, these job-creating pacts are a victory for American business and the Chicago economy."

Nov 18, 2011 Press Release

Press Release

Excerpt: "I'm profoundly disappointed that today's historic vote to change the way Washington does business failed due to partisan politics. A federal Balanced Budget Amendment – with overwhelming public support – would force Washington to balance a budget just like families do."

Nov 16, 2011 Press Release

Press Release

Excerpt: “I applaud the House for passing the permanent repeal of the burdensome and job-destroying 3 percent withholding rule. It’s just the latest example of House Republicans working with Democrats and President Obama to find common ground to remove barriers to job creation."

Nov 16, 2011 Press Release

Press Release

Excerpt: “This is a sad day for our country and the latest wake-up call to Washington that it’s time to change the way business is done. Now more than ever we need to pass a Balanced Budget Amendment to cut up Washington’s credit card – an opportunity the House will have later this week. If we don’t manage our debt now, our debt will forever manage us"

Nov 15, 2011 Press Release

Press Release

Excerpt: "Israel is a strong and dependable American ally with shared values, strategic interests, and worldviews. For a region in short supply of stable democratic countries, Israel stands out as a democratic beacon of hope and reason."

Nov 15, 2011 Press Release

Press Release

Excerpt: “WhipCast is a breakthrough in government transparency and its launch marks an important step in ensuring that the American public can stay up-to-date with the latest in Congress."

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