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Peter Roskam's Public Statements on Issue: Immigration

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: Border Security/Immigration
Issue Position: Immigration
July 24, 2013 My Suburban Life - Roskam: Secure Border, then Reform Immigration
July 10, 2013 Chicago Sun-Times - Roskam: Today House Republicans start their own path to immigration reform
July 10, 2013 Chicago Sun-Times - Roskam: Today House Republicans Start Their Own Path to Immigration Reform
July 2, 2013 Chicago Business - Immigration Bill Tough But Doable in U.S. House
Nov. 30, 2012 Roskam Statement on Passage of STEM Jobs Act
July 2, 2010 Republicans Blast Obama's Immigration Speech
June 11, 2010 Op-Ed - Online and Offline, House Republicans Leading the Way
Jan. 30, 2009 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States of America
July 31, 2008 Roskam and Kirk Call on Blagojevich to End Illegal Immigration Open Door Policy in IL
July 19, 2008 Statement on Illegal Immigrant Raids in Chicagoland Suburbs
Feb. 14, 2008 Sanctuary State Caves to Federal Pressure on Employment Verification
Nov. 15, 2007 Roskam Joins Bipartisan Effort to Prohibit Illegals From Obtaining Driver's Licenses
Nov. 14, 2007 Roskam Introduces Bill to Close Security Gaps at Our Nation's Airports
Nov. 14, 2007 The Time for Mandatory Employee Verification is Now
Nov. 7, 2007 Roskam Statement on Immigration Raid at O'Hare Airport
Nov. 6, 2007 Roskam: Time to Control Our Nation's Borders
Sept. 27, 2007 Roskam Introduces Resolution Calling on Illinois to Defend Employers' Right to Employee Verification
Sept. 24, 2007 Doj Sues Blagojevich for Creating Workplace Sanctuary for Illegals
Sept. 20, 2007 Roskam Offers Responsible Alternative to Champ Act
Aug. 22, 2007 Tax and Spend, Promise and Let Down
Aug. 3, 2007 Roskam Objects To Welfare for Illegal Immigrants
June 26, 2007 Roskam: Senate Bill "Dead-on-Arrival" if Passed to the House
June 15, 2007 Roskam Votes to Rein in Government Spending
May 8, 2007 A Nation Built by Legal Immigrants
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: National Security
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