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[25 Jan 2011 | No Comment | ]

Rep. Peter Roskam (IL-06) issued the following statement after a ‘false alarm’ situation at the Congressman’s Bloomingdale district office yesterday: “Yesterday afternoon my district office in Bloomingdale received an envelope that contained what appeared to be a gritty substance. Fortunately,…

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[20 Jan 2011 | No Comment | ]

Congressman Peter Roskam (IL-6) takes us from his Capitol office upstairs to the U.S. House floor to hear the reasons why he is so strongly opposed to Democrats’ health care plan and why he believes it should be repealed:

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[19 Jan 2011 | No Comment | ]

from Congressman Peter Roskam (IL-6) This is an important week in Washington. As Congress goes back to work today following the tragic event in Tucson, we do so with a critical task at hand: debate and vote on repealing Pelosicare….

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[7 Jan 2011 | No Comment | ]

from the office of Congressman Peter Roskam Congressman Peter Roskam (R-IL), Chief Deputy Whip of the House Majority, issued the following statement after the Department of Labor released their December Jobs Report. “Decemeber was the 20th consecutive month of unemployment…

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[29 Nov 2010 | No Comment | ]

Congratulations, Congressman Roskam! Politico is reporting that Illinois’ 6th CD representative is about to be promoted: Incoming Republican Whip Kevin McCarthy will announce Monday that Rep. Peter Roskam will serve as his chief deputy whip – a position that has…

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[1 Oct 2009 | 6 Comments | ]

Rep. Peter Roskam (R-IL) who succeeded Henry Hyde in the 6th district has a perfect social conservative voting and advocacy record. Like Hyde he is a personable, attractive salesman for his issues which include pro-life, anti-embryo research and a strong military. In the state senate he was the social conservatives’ go-to guy and logically gravitated as Hyde’s ideological successor.
But while Hyde had a wealth of Democratic friends in the House and also was highly respected by many liberal Republicans (notably the North Shore’s manifestly pro-abort Rep. John Edward Porter), the …