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Peter Roskam's Public Statements on Issue: Foreign Affairs

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
July 2, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Letter on Iraq Action
June 27, 2014 Letter to Ken Chiro Sasae, Ambassador of Japan to the United States - Kono Statement Report
May 2, 2014 Roskam Applauds Formation of House Select Committee on Benghazi
April 18, 2014 Letter to Joseph Kabila Kabange, President, and Augustin Matata Ponyo, Prime Minister of the Democratic Republic of Congo - End Delays in US Adoptions from Democratic Republic of Congo
April 10, 2014 Roskam Hails Passage of Bill to Prohibit Terrorists from Entering U.S.
April 6, 2014 Meng, Roskam Request Increased Funding for U.S.-Israel Missile Defense Cooperation
March 26, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Highlight Human Rights in Saudi Arabia
March 12, 2014 Roskam Condemns Rocket Fire From Gaza Into Southern Israel
March 5, 2014 Roskam Lauds Passage of United States-Israel Strategic Alliance and Security Act
March 4, 2014 Roskam: Russian Obstruction Should Not be Tolerated
Feb. 25, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Portman Leads Bipartisan Effort Calling on Obama Administration to Push for Release of American Pastor from Iran
Feb. 18, 2014 Roskam Cautions Administration Entering Final Nuclear Agreement Talks with Iran
Feb. 10, 2014 House Leaders Commend Passage of Resolution Supporting Ukrainian People
Feb. 6, 2014 Roskam, Lipinski Introduce Bipartisan Legislation to Protect Academic Freedom by Preventing Academic Boycott of Israel
Feb. 4, 2014 Protect Academic Freedom Act
Jan. 22, 2014 Roskam Statement on Israel Foiling Al Queda Terrorist Attack on U.S. Embassy
Jan. 17, 2014 Letter to Brett McGurk, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Iraq and Iran - Request for Update
Jan. 17, 2014 Letter to Curtis Marez, President of the American Studies Association - Condemning Academic Boycott of Israel
Jan. 13, 2014 Roskam: First Step Agreement Continues Dangerously Weak Foreign Policy
Dec. 13, 2013 Rep. Green Introduces Bipartisan Legislation to Verifiably Prevent a Nuclear Iran
Dec. 13, 2013 Roskam Leads Bipartisan Legislation to Verifiably Prevent a Nuclear Iran
Dec. 11, 2013 Israel QME Enhancement Act
Dec. 4, 2013 Iran
Nov. 25, 2013 Roskam: We Must Press Forward with Sanctions
Nov. 22, 2013 Representatives McCaul, Roskam and Meng Applaud Senate Move Towards Tougher Iran Sanctions
Nov. 18, 2013 A Nuclear Iran a Major Concern
Nov. 14, 2013 Letter to Majority Leader Harry Reid and Republican Leader Mitch McConnell - Tightening Sanctions Against Iran
Sept. 12, 2013 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Stop Russian Arms Transfer to Iran
Aug. 7, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Focus on Defeating Kony, LRA
Aug. 5, 2013 Letter to Baroness Catherine Ashton, Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy for the European Union - Hezbollah Organization Designation
Aug. 2, 2013 Roskam, Barrow Lead Effort Urging Qatar to Abandon Support for Hamas
July 26, 2013 Letter to President Abdullah Gul, Republic of Turkey - Condemn Anti-Semitic Statements by Turkish Officials
July 18, 2013 Congressman Dan Kildee Urges U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry to Act Swiftly on the Release of Former Marine and Flint Native Held Captive in Iran
July 11, 2013 Letter to Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel - Afghan National Security Forces (ANSF)
June 20, 2013 Letter to President Barack Obama - Address Trade and Investment Issues at the U.S. India Strategic Dialogue
June 14, 2013 House Passes Roskam Amendment on Israel's Self-Defense
May 31, 2013 Letter to President Obama - Russian Adoptions
May 24, 2013 Peters, Lawmakers Urge U.N. to Condemn Iran's Chairmanship of Conference on Disarmament
May 21, 2013 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Kidnapping of Boulos Yazigi and Yohanna Ibrahim
May 20, 2013 Letter to Janet Napolitano, Secretary of Homeland Security - United States-India Homeland Security
May 14, 2013 Letter to Secretary Kerry and Secretary Lew - Rep. Duncan Sends Bipartisan Letter on Iran-Turkish Relations to Sec. Kerry & Sec. Lew
April 26, 2013 Reps. Moran, Roskam Introduce Bipartisan Partner with Korea Act
April 23, 2013 Roskam, Lipinski Introduce Legislation to Promote Responsible Leadership in the Palestinian Authority
April 16, 2013 Letter to Secretary John Kerry - Elections in Pakistan
April 14, 2013 Jerusalem Post - 65 years of Independence
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 28, 2013 Letter to Nuri al-Maliki, Prime Minister of Iraq - Weapons Trade Between Syria and Iran
March 20, 2013 President Obama Goes to Israel
March 18, 2013 Letter to Secretary of State John Kerry and Secretary of Treasury Jack Lew - Iran Sanctions
March 14, 2013 Reps. Davis, Ros-Lehtinen and Roskam Introduce Israel Defense Legislation
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