IRS http://peoriapublicradio.org en Schock: IRS official should be prosecuted http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/schock-irs-official-should-be-prosecuted <div>Congressman Aaron Schock says a high ranking IRS official should be prosecuted for misusing her position to target TEA Party based not for profit groups who filed as social welfare organizations. Lois Lerner headed the division in charge of making decisions on tax exempt status.&nbsp;</div><p> Wed, 09 Apr 2014 22:50:55 +0000 Charles Schlenker 21546 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Schock: IRS official should be prosecuted Schock introduces bill to expand health care exemption http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/schock-introduces-bill-expand-health-care-exemption <div>US Congressman Aaron Schock wants to expand a religious exemption to the Affordable Care Act. The House passed Schock’s Equitable Access to Care and Health, or EACH, Act. Schock says the Affordable Care Act currently allows a few select faiths to exempt themselves from paying individual penalties. He says his legislation expands the exemption to more individuals.</div><p> Wed, 12 Mar 2014 01:40:06 +0000 Alex Rusciano 20106 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Schock introduces bill to expand health care exemption Schock calls for top IRS official to resign http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/schock-calls-top-irs-official-resign <p>U.S. Congressman Aaron Schock is calling on the acting IRS commissioner to resign after the agency gave extra scrutiny to tea party groups applying for tax exempt status. &nbsp;Schock, a Republican, is on the Ways and Means Committee that oversees tax policy. He says the Ways and Means Committee is launching an investigation into the IRS controversy</p> Tue, 14 May 2013 21:32:04 +0000 Alex Rusciano 5592 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Schock calls for top IRS official to resign Former congressional candidate sues IRS http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/former-congressional-candidate-sues-irs <p></p> Tue, 19 Feb 2013 21:26:06 +0000 Alex Rusciano 1207 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Former congressional candidate sues IRS