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Peter Roskam's Public Statements on Issue: Health and Health Care

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
Issue Position: Health Care
Issue Position: Expanding Access to Health Care
June 24, 2014 Autism Collaboration, Accountability, Research, Education, and Support Act of 2014
June 10, 2014 Roskam Votes to Grant Veterans Immediate Access to Care
June 4, 2014 My Suburban Life - Roskam: Work Needed to Fix VA Hospital System
May 30, 2014 Roskam Statement on Resignation of VA Secretary Eric Shinseki
May 22, 2014 House Votes to Restore VA Accountability
April 30, 2014 CNBC - Congress Joins 'Superbug' Fight-for Good or Bad
March 11, 2014 Roskam, Davis Introduce Bill to Encourage Next Generation Antibiotics
Jan. 15, 2014 Roskam Poison Center Funding Legislation Clears Last Hurdle to Becoming Law
Jan. 8, 2014 Roskam's Poison Center Funding Legislation Passes House
Dec. 11, 2013 Roskam Applauds Committee's Bipartisan Vote on Poison Center Funding Legislation
Dec. 9, 2013 Roskam, IPC Stress Importance of Poison Prevention During Holiday Season
Sept. 12, 2013 No Subsidies Without Verification
Aug. 28, 2013 My Suburban Life - Roskam: Obamacare and the IRS - A Disastrous Combination
July 17, 2013 Roskam on Easing Obamacare's Burden on Families
June 10, 2013 Senators Carper, Coburn and Congressmen Roskam, Carney Lead Bipartisan Effort to Combat Billions of Dollars in Waste, Fraud and Abuse in Medicare and Medicaid
May 28, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - VA Disability Claims Backlog
May 13, 2013 Letter to Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary of Health and Human Services - Affordable Care Act
May 9, 2013 Honoring our Nation's Nurses for Their Tireless Efforts in Delivering Quality Care
Sept. 21, 2012 World's Alzheimer's Awareness Day
Sept. 19, 2012 Taking Essential Steps for Testing Act of 2012
July 11, 2012 Obamacare Promises Far from Reality
June 28, 2012 Roskam Statement on Supreme Court Health Care Ruling
June 27, 2012 Two Audits Detail IRS's Failure to Properly Account for Taxpayer Funds Used in Implementing Democrats' Health Care Law
June 7, 2012 Health Care Cost Reduction Act of 2012
May 31, 2012 Repealing Medical Device Tax "A Stake in the Ground for American Innovation"
March 28, 2012 PBS "NewsHour" - Transcript
March 27, 2012 Remarks at the GOP Leadership Press Conference: In the Court of Public Opinion the Country Has Spoken Against Obamacare
March 23, 2012 Roskam "Ask Peter" Video on Two Year Anniversary of Obamacare
March 21, 2012 Protecting Access to Healthcare Act
March 8, 2012 Protecting the Health Supplement Industry from Burdensome Regulations
Jan. 19, 2012 Roskam Statement on One Year Anniversary of House Repeal of Healthcare Overhaul
Jan. 20, 2011 Letter to Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan
Jan. 5, 2011 CNN "The Situation Room" - Transcript
Jan. 5, 2011 CNN "The Situation Room" - Transcript
Oct. 15, 2010 Blackburn, Issa and Roskam: Job Creators vs. ObamaCare
Sept. 2, 2010 Proponents Forced to Try a New Pitch on New Health Care Law
June 23, 2010 Op-Ed - Medicare Needs a Digital Eliot Ness
April 23, 2010 Roskam Says New Independent Report A Disturbing Wake-Up Call That Health Law Raises Costs
March 25, 2010 Roskam Statement On Healthcare Bill's Enormous Costs To Illinois Manufacturers
March 22, 2010 USA Today - House Delivers Health Care Victory, But Battles Remain
March 22, 2010 Reconciliation Act Of 2010
March 21, 2010 Senate Amendments To H.R. 3590, Service Members Home Ownership Tax Act Of 2009, And H.R. 4872, Health Care And Education Reconciliation Act Of 2010
March 17, 2010 AP - Health Bill's Medicaid Expansion Not A Strong Foundation
March 16, 2010 Health Care Reform
March 3, 2010 Roskam Response To Obama Health Outline Featured On Fox News
Feb. 25, 2010 Politico Op-Ed: I've Seen Firsthand Obama's Bipartisan Past
Feb. 24, 2010 Roskam To Attend White House Health Summit
Feb. 16, 2010 Daily Herald - White House Reaches Out To Roskam On Health Care
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