Downstate Illinois Congressman ResignsRepublican Aaron Schock of Peoria says constant questions about spending make it too difficult to continue serving.
Congressman Schock Reimburses For Bears Game FlightCentral Illinois Republican has been under fire for expenses
2014 Illinois Governor's Race Candidates Blast Quinn SpeechSeveral Republicans considering runs for the 2014 governor's race have criticized Gov. Pat Quinn's State of the State address for a lack of specifics and little attention to Illinois' strained finances.
Central Ill. Congressman Under InvestigationHouse Ethics Committee reportedly looking into Aaron Schock's use of Super PAC funds.
Illinois Republicans Defend Stance On Payroll Tax CutShimkus, rejecting the two-month extension, says a one-year extension would get the issue "out of political debate.''