(Downers Grove, IL) October 31, 2018 - Today Sean Casten, Sixth District Candidate for Congress, joined Lauren Underwood, Fourteenth District Candidate for Congress, and Vice President Joe Biden at a Get Out The Vote Rally at the Kane County Fairgrounds in Saint Charles, Illinois. Following the rally, Sean released the following statement:
(Downers Grove, IL) October 30, 2018 - Today, Sean Casten released a new ad highlighting Peter Roskam’s extreme views on women’s health care and his opposition to a woman’s right to choose even in cases of rape and incest. The Casten Campaign released the following statement:
(Downers Grove, IL) October 29, 2018 - Today, the Casten for Congress campaign rolled out a digital ad, website, and mailer highlighting how Peter Roskam was investigated for improperly accepting tens of thousands of dollars worth of foreign travel from the Taiwanese government, which “may have violated federal law and House rules,” -- and how Roskam responded by attempting to gut the Office of Congressional Ethics (OCE), which launched the investigation of him and referred the allegations to the Congressional Ethics Committee for further review.
(Downers Grove, IL) October 29, 2018 - Another day, another fact check. This time, the Washington Post fact checked Peter Roskam … for citing a fact check to defend himself that doesn’t exist. The Washington Post story comes after Fact Checker Glenn Kessler spoke out last week in a series of tweets about Peter Roskam misrepresenting his record during the WTTW debate on the issue of protecting pre-existing conditions.
(Downers Grove, IL) October 29, 2018 - Just two days after an anti-Semitic man committed a hate crime with the use of a deadly AR-15 weapon, and one week after Republican Peter Roskam reaffirmed his opposition to a ban on assault weapons, Senator Marco Rubio (FL) will hold a fundraising luncheon for Roskam’s campaign. In response, Illinois Sixth Congressional District candidate Sean Casten released the following statement:
(Downers Grove, IL) October 28, 2018 - Today, Peter Roskam earned another “Pants on Fire” rating from Politifact for misrepresenting his record by falsely claiming he did not vote to weaken protections for pre-existing conditions. Politifact also dinged Roskam for claiming that a Washington Post fact-check found criticism over his vote to weaken pre-existing condition protections was found to be false when no such fact-check exists.