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Rep. Peter Roskam

Rep. Joe Walsh

Report: Rep. Walsh Criticizes GOP Leaders For Not Standing Up For Akin

U.S. Rep. Joe Walsh (R-Ill.) has criticized the leaders of his party for failing to stand up for embattled Rep. Todd Akin (R-Mo.) during his race for the U.S. Senate.

CBS Chicago–08/22/2012

Republicans

GOP Congressmen: No Political Motive For Job Fair

Some suburban Republican congressmen staged a job fair Monday, but they were scoffing at political motives in this election year.

WBBM Newsradio–07/23/2012

U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin (D-Ill.)

Durbin: Hurricane Relief Can’t Be Tied To Spending Cuts

Illinois’ senior U.S. Senator is blasting Republicans who want to tie hurricane relief funds to cuts in federal spending.

WBBM Newsradio–09/01/2011

New Jersey Experiences Major Flooding From Tropical Storm Irene

Roskam: Disaster Relief Funds Might Become Big Budget Battle

Disaster relief aid for those impacted by Hurricane Irene and other spring and summer storms may be the next big budget battle in Congress.

WBBM Newsradio–08/30/2011

U.S. Rep. Peter Roskam (R-Ill.)

Rep. Roskam: Terror Threat Is Not Over

An Illinois congressman Osama bin Laden is no longer a threat, but that doesn’t mean we can allow ourselves to become complacent.

WBBM Newsradio–05/02/2011