Category Archives: Banks

Ask Peter: Following Through on President’s Broken Promise

From the office of Rep. Peter Roskam (R, Illinois 6th District)… Congressman Peter Roskam (IL-06) released the latest installment of Ask Peter today, a frequent video conversation with Sixth District residents about issues important to them. In this segment, Congressman … Continue reading

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Mike Tryon, Pam Althoff & Karen McConnaughay Cast More Votes for Gambling Expansion Bills Than Other Legislators Representing McHenry County

-By Cal Skinner For the last week and a half, McHenry County Blog described gambling expansion bills that passed the Illinois General Assembly, plus the bill that would allow four new casinos (Chicago, Rockford, Waukegan-area and Danville), which passed only … Continue reading

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Is the Government Using Banks to Target Conservatives Groups?

-By Lennie Jarratt, ChampionNews.net Since the IRS scandal broke it is clear that the government knows no bounds in how it can politically go after it’s opponents. Given my recent experience with the bank account for my Political PAC being … Continue reading

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An Interview With Chad Koppie, Running for U.S. Senate From Illinois

-By Warner Todd Huston Chad Koppie has decided to throw his hat in the ring for the 2014 race for Senate and recently I took a few minutes to get an idea of what issues interest him. Koppie is both … Continue reading

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Roskam on CR Passage, GOP’s Commitment to a ‘Balanced Fiscal Future’

From the office of Rep. Peter Roskam (R, Illinois 6th District)… WASHINGTON – Today, Congressman Peter Roskam (IL-06) released the following statement on the passage of the Continuing Resolution that funds the government through this fiscal year: “Today, the House … Continue reading

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Kinzinger discusses ‘Millennial Meetup on the Debt’ on Fox Business

From the office of Rep. Adam Kinzinger (R, Illinois 16th District)… WASHINGTON – U.S. Representative Adam Kinzinger (R-IL) joined Fox Business today to discuss the “Millennial Meetup on the Debt,” a roundtable discussion he took part in with House Republican … Continue reading

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Rep. Kinzinger Votes in Favor of Fiscal Cliff Compromise

-By Warner Todd Huston 116th District Congressman Adam Kinzinger has voted in favor of H.R. 8, the American Taxpayer Relief Act — the fiscal cliff compromise — saying that passage prevents largest tax increase in American history. “Tonight I supported … Continue reading

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Roskam Talks Fiscal Cliff on CNBC: Let’s Find a Solution and Move Forward

From the office of Rep. Peter Roskam (R, Illinois 6th District)… Washington, DC— Today, Congressman Peter Roskam (IL-06) appeared on CNBC’s Squawk on the Street to discuss the best remedy for avoiding the “fiscal cliff”. House Republicans Want to Cut … Continue reading

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You DID Build That, America: Believe In Our Future

Romney’s new campaign ad…

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Manzullo: Fed’s New Capital Requirement will Hurt Small Banks’ Ability to Lend, Create Jobs

From Rep. Don Manzullo (R., 16th District)… [WASHINGTON] – Congressman Don Manzullo (R-IL) today said the Fed’s new proposed rules to require all banks to more than double the amount of money they must hold in reserve will harm small … Continue reading

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