Peter Roskam

Government
6:44 am
Thu January 16, 2014

Illinois Reps. Support Federal Spending Bill

The budget bill that cleared the U.S. House Wednesday received widespread support from Illinois' Congressional delegation.

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Election 2012
6:00 am
Wed October 24, 2012

Congressional Race: 6th District

Peter Roskam - Leslie Coolidge
  • WNIJ's Jenna Dooley talks with Leslie Coolidge about the 6th congressional district
  • WNIJ's Dan Klefstad talks with NIU political scientist Matt Streb about the 6th District
  • WNIJ's Jenna Dooley previews the 6th congressional district

Democrat Leslie Coolidge is facing incumbent Republican Peter Roskam.  Coolidge, a Harvard educated CPA, says she has the fiscal wherewithal to help make the economy a priority in Washington.  Roskam campaigns in a Democrat-drawn district which largely keeps a Republican stronghold of voters. The district includes portions of McHenry and Kane counties.

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