Roskam joins Boehner’s Benghazi panel

Representative Peter Roskam R-Ill. has been named to Speaker John Boehner’s Benghazi panel, Early & Often reports.

WASHINGTON–House Speaker John Boehner R-Ohio tapped Rep. Peter Roskam R-Ill. to the newly created House Select Committee on Benghazi, putting on the panel a member of his leadership team who is an outspoken critic of the Obama administration.

The GOP controlled House voted 232-186 Thursday night along party lines–and that includes the Illinois delegation–to create the panel two years after the 2012 terrorist attack and after hearings in the Senate. While seven Democrats bolted across the aisle to vote with Republicans, none were from Illinois.

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