Congressman Peter Roskam

Representing the 6th District of Illinois

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Jan 23, 2012 Press Release

Press Release

Excerpt: "I was disturbed to hear about Senator Kirk. Elizabeth and I have Mark and his family in our thoughts and prayers at this very difficult time."

Jan 23, 2012 Opinion Piece

Op-Ed: Article, by Lori Ann LaRocco

Excerpt: "The Keystone Pipeline was one of those issues, Republicans, Democrats, Independents, even labor were all behind it. All's the President had to do to make this happen and move forward was one simple word- yes."

Jan 10, 2012 Press Release

Press Release

Excerpt: "While the victims, families, and the entire community are still healing from this senseless act of violence, they serve as a symbol of great strength to us all."

Jan 6, 2012 Press Release

Press Release

Excerpt: "Nearly three years after the "stimulus" passed, millions are still out of work, small businesses lack certainty, and unemployment is still above 8 percent - higher than the Administration promised it would ever rise to with the "stimulus."

Dec 20, 2011 Press Release

Press Release

Excerpt: "The fate of a tax hike on 160 million Americans now rests in the hands of the Senate Democrats, and I urge them to return from vacation, appoint conferees, and ultimately work together to get a year-long agreement."

Dec 15, 2011 Press Release

Press Release

Excerpt: “With Iran inching dangerously close to nuclear capability, America’s economic and diplomatic tools must be as robust as possible. The Iran Threat Reductions Act equips the Administration with tough new sanctions that will help choke off Iran's economic engine."

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.”