Rep. Peter Roskam, R-Ill., is talking about his failed bid to move up in House leadership and his path ahead, which includes maintaining a robust fundraising operation to benefit other Republicans in advance of the November elections. “One thing that is important is that I am committed to continuing to raise money, and I will be doubling down,” Roskam is telling me. “I have seen the importance of it. I know how significant it is and how helpful it is. Read more
What’s next for Roskam?
Written By By Lynn Sweet Washington Bureau Chief Posted: 07/27/2014, 02:27am
Rep. Peter Roskam speaks following the House of Representatives Majority Leader and Whip vote in the Longhouse building Thursday June 19, 2014, in Washington, DC. | Jessica Koscielniak /Sun-Times