April 21, 2014 SIGN IN | REGISTER

Rep. Peter Roskam (R-Ill.)

  • District: 6th District, West and far northwest Chicago suburbs -- part of Cook County, Wheaton and part of Naperville
  • Residence: Wheaton
  • Born: September 13, 1961; Hinsdale, Ill.
  • Religion: Anglican
  • Family: Wife, Elizabeth Roskam; four children
  • Education: U. of Illinois, B.A. 1983 (political science); Illinois Institute of Technology, J.D. 1989
  • Military Service: None
  • Political Highlights: Ill. House, 1993-99; sought Republican nomination for U.S. House, 1998; Ill. Senate, 2000-2007; U.S. House, 2007-present
  • Elected: Elected: 2006 (4th term)
  • Committee Assignments: Ways & Means (Health; Trade)
Member Photo

See Peter Roskam's full CQ Member Profile, including in-depth political biographies of all members of Congress with CQ's analysis of what makes each member tick. CQ Member Profiles also provides:

  • Staff contacts
  • Voting records
  • Interest group ratings
  • Detailed district information
  • Vote studies on each member's record

State Information: 6th District, West and far northwest Chicago suburbs -- part of Cook County, Wheaton and part of Naperville

Election History
Year Election Candidate Votes Percent
2012 general Peter Roskam (R) 193,138 59.2%
Leslie Coolidge (D) 132,991 40.8%
Vote For President
Year Democrat Republican Independent
2012 Barack Obama: 45% Mitt Romney: 53%
2008 Barack Obama: 51% John McCain: 47%

SIGN IN




OR

SUBSCRIBE

Want Roll Call on your doorstep?