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Illinois Congressman Aaron Schock (BRIGITTE DUSSEAU/AFP/GettyImages)

Downstate Illinois Congressman Resigns

Republican Aaron Schock of Peoria says constant questions about spending make it too difficult to continue serving.

03/17/2015

Illinois Congressman Aaron Schock (BRIGITTE DUSSEAU/AFP/GettyImages)

Congressman Schock Reimburses For Bears Game Flight

Central Illinois Republican has been under fire for expenses

03/02/2015

Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn (Photo: Getty/Scott Olson)

2014 Illinois Governor’s Race Candidates Blast Quinn Speech

Several 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.

02/06/2013

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Central Ill. Congressman Under Investigation

House Ethics Committee reportedly looking into Aaron Schock’s use of Super PAC funds.

12/16/2012

Republican Congressman John Shimkus of Illinois (Credit: KMOX)

Illinois Republicans Defend Stance On Payroll Tax Cut

Shimkus, rejecting the two-month extension, says a one-year extension would get the issue “out of political debate.”

12/22/2011