Posts tagged "Peter Roskam"

Dems Plan Proves Medicare Dead by 2024

-By Warner Todd Huston Congressman Peter Roskam, House GOP Deputy Majority Whip, got on record the fact that as things stand right now Medicare is dead by 2024. No ifs, ands, or buts, unless a major overhaul of the system is undertaken, Medicare is done in a little more than a decade. Before congress two... Read more »

Roskam to White House: 'Simply Hope For a Change is Not an Economic Policy'

From the office of Rep. Peter Roskam (R, ILL)… Roskam: “The White House has to realize… simply hope for a change is not an economic policy.” WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Peter Roskam, Chief Deputy Whip, spoke at the House Republican Leadership press conference following the release of the May Jobs Report, which showed the unemployment... Read more »

U.S. Rep. Roskam Marches in Wheaton Memorial Day Parade

-By Warner Todd Huston Memorial Day Parade, Wheaton, Ill- Illinois Congressman Peter Roskam (R, 6th District) walked in the Wheaton Memorial Day Parade to some applause and ended the exercise by speaking to those assembled at the Wheaton Cemetery to commemorate those that have served us in peace and war and those who gave their... Read more »
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Roskam Moves to Establish Korean War Museum in Chicago

From the office of Rep. Peter Roskam (R, ILL)… WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, the House of Representatives passed the Roskam-Lipinski Amendment, recognizing the value of a Korean War National Museum in Chicago, Illinois. The amendment to the National Defense Authorization Act was co-sponsored by Rep. Peter Roskam (IL-06), Chief Deputy Whip, and Rep. Dan Lipinski... Read more »

Roskam Applauds GOP Jobs Plan

Roskam Applauds GOP Jobs Plan
From the office of Rep. Peter Roskam (R, ILL)… WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Peter Roskam, Chief Deputy Whip, issued the following statement after House Republicans unveiled a plan for America’s job creators that was built on the Pledge to America governing document. “It’s no secret that the trillions in stimulus spending and a massive increase... Read more »

Fed Up With The Price At The Pump?

This new video from the House Energy Action Team, a group of House Republicans dedicated to pushing the Administration to adopt commonsense energy policies, does a fine job to elucidate some of the problems we face in our energy sector. More on the House Energy Action Team (HEAT): The Goal is to present a clear... Read more »
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Roskam Applauds Netanyahu Speech

From the office of Rep. Peter Roskam (R, ILL)… Roskam: “As our strongest ally and only democratic friend in a deeply troubled region, America must stand with our friend Israel and reject any moves that diminish our special relationship.” WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Peter Roskam, Chief Deputy Whip, issued the following statement after Prime Minister... Read more »

Roskam Receives U.S. Chamber's Spirit of Enterprise Award

From the office of Rep. Peter Roskam (R, 6th District)… Recognized for Supporting Economic Growth and Job Creation BLOOMINGDALE, IL — Congressman Peter Roskam (IL-06), Chief Deputy Whip, was awarded the U.S. Chamber of Commerce’s Spirit of Enterprise Award last week. Roskam received the award for his votes last Congress to create jobs and ensure... Read more »

Hamas Poisons Peace Process

-By Rep. Eric Cantor and Rep. Peter Roskam As the news of Osama bin Laden’s death spread, the free world breathed a deep sigh of relief and praised the United States for its accomplishment. But in the Palestinian territories, such sentiments were not shared. In the eyes of Ismail Haniyeh and the infamous Hamas terrorist... Read more »
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A Tidal Wave of Debt

From the office of Rep. Peter Roskam (Ill, 6th District)… It’s no secret America is facing a tidal wave of debt. We all know that Washington must stop spending money it does not have. At its current rate, Medicare will go bankrupt in just nine years. Think about that. If we do nothing, we’re guaranteeing... Read more »