Posts tagged "6th District"

Rep. Peter Roskam: Want a Fresh Start?

From the office of Congressman Peter Roskam (R,IL)… The American people gave House Republicans some very clear priorities last November, like focus on creating jobs, stop spending money we don’t have, and work to end the Democrats’ job-destroying health care law. That is the message I heard from my district, and that is exactly what... Read more »

VIDEO: Interview With Chief Dep. Whip, Congressman Peter Roskam

-By Warner Todd Huston Illinois Congressman Peter Roskam (R, 6th District) has really climbed the ladder of leadership since the 2010 elections. He went from Congressman in the minority party in DC to the Chief Deputy Whip of the majority Republican Party riding the GOP wave that overtook the Hill last November. Roskam is the... Read more »

Roskam: Senate Continues The Status-Quo

From the Office of Illinois Congressman Peter Roskam (R, 6th District)… WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Peter Roskam (R-IL), Chief Deputy Whip, issued the following statement after the two Senate votes on the Continuing Resolution: “Today’s votes show a great contrast between those willing to do something meaningful for long-term job creation and those committed to... Read more »

What They're Saying About Rep. Roskam's New Leadership Post

From the Office of Rep. Peter Roskam (R, IL, 6th Distirct)… Here is what they are saying on the various news outlets about Roskam’s appointment to Chief Deputy Whip. Also, enjoy the mashup video of the Chicago TV coverage below. Crain’s Chicago Business “Rep. Peter Roskam was named chief deputy majority whip of the incoming... Read more »

Roskam Receives Top Leadership Appointment, Named Chief Deputy Majority Whip

From the office of Rep. Peter Roskam (L 6th District)… Rep. Peter Roskam: “The American economy faces serious challenges and we must all work together to end the uncertainty coming out of Washington so that we can once again unleash the American entrepreneurial spirit and get our economy and our country back on the right... Read more »

Democrat Teacher Can't Believe Kids Would Vote For Republican

-By Warner Todd Huston Last week I spied a short piece at Illinois Review about a post on My Suburban Life that detailed the story of a left-wing teacher that was shocked that a majority of her students in DuPage County, Illinois voted for Republican Representative Peter Roskam in the school’s mock election. Social studies... Read more »

Peter Roskam Working to Keep Ally Israel Close

Israeli Ambassador: ‘Tectonic Shift’ between Israel and U.S. Diplomats Roskam Visit to Israel Next Week From the Press Shop of Congressman Peter Roskam (R, ILL): In case it wasn’t already obvious, Israeli Ambassador Michael Oren made it clear this weekend. As reported by Laura Rozen at Politico: “Israel’s Ambassador to the United States Michael Oren... Read more »

Roskam's Straightforward Fix to Medicare Fraud

From Representative Peter Roskam’s Office (6th District)… Predictive modeling technology would save billions “This is not about donkeys. This is not about elephants. This is not about liberals. This is not about conservatives. This is about being smart and using the technology that is available to us, investing in it and deploying that to the... Read more »

Video: Let ME Stir 'Em UP, Baby

-By Warner Todd Huston Illinois Congressman Peter Roskam held a townhall last week after which he had video stations set up for folks to add their own ideas to the mix. He called it “Speaking Out” and I sure did. the good congressman may not have been all so happy with my speaking out… but,... Read more »

Rep. Peter Roskam's Townhall (IL 6th District)

-By Warner Todd Huston U.S. Representative Peter Roskam held a townhall back home in his 6th Congressional District in Illinois this weekend in Roselle, Illinois. This was a sort of dual purpose event, part one meant to advertise the GOP leadership’s new website project, and part two being an open forum for anyone to... Read more »