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Peter Roskam's Public Statements on Issue: Defense

Full Name: Peter J. Roskam
Office: U.S. House (IL) - District 6, Republican
First Elected: 11/07/2006
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. House - District 6
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary March 18, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Elizabeth; 4 Children
Birth Date: 09/13/1961
Birth Place: Hinsdale, IL
Home City: Wheaton, IL
Religion: Protestant
Date Title
May 22, 2014 Roskam Applauds House Passage of 2015 National Defense Authorization Act
May 9, 2014 Roskam Named to House Select Committee on Benghazi
May 8, 2014 Roskam Votes to Establish House Select Committee on Benghazi
April 9, 2014 Hearing of the House Armed Services Committee - FY 2015 National Defense Authorization Act
April 6, 2014 Meng, Roskam Request Increased Funding for U.S.-Israel Missile Defense Cooperation
April 2, 2014 Letter to Rodney Frelinghuysen, Chairman, and Pete Visclosky, Ranking Member of the Defense Subcommittee of the House Appropriation Committee - Increased Funding for U.S.-Israel Missile Defense Cooperation
Nov. 22, 2013 Representatives McCaul, Roskam and Meng Applaud Senate Move Towards Tougher Iran Sanctions
Sept. 11, 2013 Roskam Remembers September 11th
July 16, 2013 Roskam, Deutch Introduce Bipartisan U.S.-Israel Missile Defense Cooperation Act of 2013
July 11, 2013 Letter to Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel - Afghan National Security Forces (ANSF)
June 14, 2013 House Passes Roskam Amendment on Israel's Self-Defense
June 14, 2013 Roskam on Passage of the 2014 National Defense Authorization Act
May 22, 2013 Letter to John McHugh, Secretary of Army - M1A2 SEP Tank
May 20, 2013 Letter to Janet Napolitano, Secretary of Homeland Security - United States-India Homeland Security
May 10, 2013 Treasury Blacklists Illicit Iranian Tanker Identified by Reps. Roskam and Deutch
April 1, 2013 The Times of Israel - House Chief Deputy Majority Whip Peter Roskam Has Been a Keen Supporter of Pro-Israel Legislation Whether on Budget Cuts, Visa Waivers or Iran
March 14, 2013 Reps. Davis, Ros-Lehtinen and Roskam Introduce Israel Defense Legislation
March 14, 2013 Reps. Roskam, Davis and Ros-Lehtinen Introduce Iron Dome Act
March 6, 2013 Roskam Statement on Nuclear Iran Prevention Act and United State-Israel Strategic Alliance and Security Act
Sept. 22, 2012 Roskam Praises House Effort to Prevent Devastating Military Cuts
Sept. 12, 2012 Roskam Condemns Attacks on Americans in Libya, Egypt
April 13, 2012 Roskam Statement on North Korean Missle Launch
May 2, 2011 Roskam Statement On Death of Osama bin Laden
Jan. 5, 2011 CNN "The Situation Room" - Transcript
Jan. 5, 2011 CNN "The Situation Room" - Transcript
April 6, 2010 Roskam Statement On New U.S. Nuclear Policy
Sept. 11, 2009 Roskam Remembers Victims Of 9/11 Terrorist Attacks
June 25, 2009 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2010
Feb. 1, 2008 Roskam: Taliban 'Like a Virus That's Been Dormant'
Nov. 8, 2007 Homeowners' Defense Act of 2007
Aug. 9, 2007 Liberty Suburban - Roskam Speaks on the Future of Iraq
Aug. 8, 2007 Lombardian/Villa Park - Roskam involves constituents of the Sixth District while visiting Iraq
Aug. 3, 2007 NPR "All Things Considered"-Transcript
Aug. 1, 2007 The Liberty Suburban - Roskam reaches out to constituents while visiting Iraq
July 30, 2007 The Daily Herald - Roskam, in Iraq, answers questions from back home
July 27, 2007 For Roskam, Iraq Report, Spending Showdown On Horizon
June 6, 2007 Roskam Statement on Afghanistan Freedom and Security Support Act of 2007
June 5, 2007 Eye on Iran - Congressman Roskam's Weekly Column
May 24, 2007 Roskam Statement on Iraq Supplemental Spending Bill
May 2, 2007 The Troops Lose When Politicians Play Games
April 25, 2007 We Only Have One Commander in Chief for a Reason
March 23, 2007 Roskam Statement on the Iraq Supplemental Spending Bill
March 20, 2007 Wexler and 246 Members of Congress Urge EU Not to Provide Aid to New Palestinian Government
Feb. 15, 2007 Iraq War Resolution
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: National Security
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