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Rep. Peter Roskam speaks following House Representatives Majority Leader Whip vote Longhouse building Thursday June 19 2014 WashingtDC. | JessicKoscielniak

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

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Updated: August 28, 2014 6:12AM

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

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