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[2 Dec 2011 | No Comment | ]

ROSELLE — Saturday, December 3rd, Roselle Mayor Gayle Smolinski will be joined by U.S. Congressman Peter Roskam (IL-6) for a fundraising breakfast reception in support of Smolinski’s campaign to bring common-sense conservative solutions to Springfield. Smolinski’s bid for Illinois 28th…

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[4 Nov 2011 | No Comment | ]

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Chief Deputy Whip Peter Roskam (IL-06), issued the following statement after the House passed H.R. 2940 – the Access to Capital for Job Creators Act – to increase accessibility to capital for small businesses to allow for…

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[1 Nov 2011 | No Comment | ]

Terrific piece in the Washington Post’s "Post Politics" about Congressman Peter Roskam (IL-6), the U.S. House leadership’s "listener in chief." As chief deputy whip — an unelected but important slot in the leadership hierarchy — Roskam does most of his…

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[17 Oct 2011 | No Comment | ]

McHenry County Blog’s Cal Skinner has gone through the latest FEC filings, and makes some interesting observations HERE. The skinny is … Third quarter finance reports from Illinois Republicans show 14th CD competitors Joe Walsh raised $30,000 less than Randy…

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[5 Oct 2011 | No Comment | ]

WASHINGTON, DC – Rep. Peter Roskam, Chief Deputy Whip and member of the House Ways & Means Committee, issued the following statement after the long-stalled Colombia, Panama, and Korea Free Trade Agreements (FTAs) passed out of the Ways & Means…

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[12 Aug 2011 | No Comment | ]

HINSDALE – House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) will help raise funds for the Committee for a Fair and Balanced Map Friday night in Hinsdale. Last week, the Committee filed a federal lawsuit opposing Illinois Democratic Party chairman Mike Madigan’s Congressional…

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[9 Aug 2011 | No Comment | ]

WASHINGTON – A major component of the bi-partisan compromise debt ceiling bill that passed Congress last week was a special "super-committee" assigned with the job of finding a long term solution that would limit budget spending and energize a sluggish…

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[15 Jul 2011 | No Comment | ]

By Reps. Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif.) and Peter Roskam (R-Ill.) With $14 trillion in debt, sustained unemployment over 9 percent and a liberal Washington orthodoxy that demands continuously higher borrowing and spending, America is on the verge of drowning in red…

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[12 Jul 2011 | No Comment | ]

Illinois’ Congressman Peter Roskam (6th CD) answered PBS’ Gwen Ifill’s questions Monday night:

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[2 May 2011 | No Comment | ]

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Peter Roskam (R-IL), Chief Deputy Whip, issued the following statement regarding the news that Osama bin Laden has been killed: "Today is a great day for freedom and America as a despicable man has been brought…