A press release from Congressman Peter Roskam:
Roskam Congratulates Steve Scalise on Majority Whip Race
WASHINGTON, DC—Today, Congressman Peter Roskam (R-IL) released the following statement on the results of the Majority Whip election:
“It has been my honor and privilege these past eight days to engage with our Members in a robust discussion on how to move our conference and our country in a better direction.
“Eric’s loss was a shock to all of us, and as we move forward we must do so united in the fight against the policies that are holding our economy and our people back.
“I wholeheartedly congratulate Steve on his election.
“He ran a great race and I look forward to working together to achieve conservative policy wins that improve the lives of the American people.”