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Congressman Mike Quigley

Representing the 5th District of Illinois


Apr 21, 2010 Editorials
One year ago today, I was sworn in to represent Illinois' 5th District in the United States Congress. As I said that night on the House floor, "the people of my district gave me their trust--I can't tell you how much that means to me."
Apr 7, 2010 Editorials
Illinoisans and women in particular owe a great deal of gratitude to Congressman Quigley for his courageous vote to reform our broken health care system.
Dec 21, 2009 Editorials
For nearly three decades, Chicago lawmakers have been working to keep Chicagoans safe by keeping guns off our streets and out of dangerous hands
Oct 2, 2009 Editorials
As the City of Chicago digests the news of today’s Olympics decision, we must not overlook the news that came out of Washington earlier this week that will directly impact our neighborhoods, with or without the Games.
Sep 24, 2009 Editorials
The direction of the climate change legislation passed by the House earlier this summer is just as important as its expediency. There are still some who reject the idea of a global warming crisis, but more who acknowledge it though aren't willing to do enough to change our current path.
Aug 11, 2009 Editorials
The Obama Administration made it very clear from day one that their goal of restoring financial responsibility, a goal that I share with the President, includes eliminating wasteful and reckless spending from our budget.
Jul 17, 2009 Editorials
"Deciding whether to support funding for the extra twelve F-22s rests on two very simple questions: Are they necessary in the defense of our national security? Are there better options out there?" "
Jul 17, 2009 Editorials
New threats call for new strategy. The wars in Afghanistan and Iraq have taught us that the weapons of the Cold War are not well suited to the asymmetric challenges our nation faces around the world.