Aaron Schock http://peoriapublicradio.org en Schock Takes Criticism http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/schock-takes-criticism <p>A conservative group is criticizing Illinois congressman Aaron Schock for his vote to end the government shutdown and extend the treasury’s borrowing authority. Even so, it does not appear he will be challenged in next year’s primary. Illinois Public Radio’s Scott Stuntz reports.</p> Fri, 18 Oct 2013 20:21:32 +0000 Daryl Scott 13623 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Schock Takes Criticism Schock talks of defining 'The Path ... ' http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/schock-talks-defining-path <div><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Peoria Congressman Aaron </span>Schock<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> is among more than 20 other House Republicans pivoting on immigration reform that includes a path to citizenship.&nbsp;</span></div><p> Wed, 07 Aug 2013 21:19:48 +0000 Tanya Koonce 10079 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Schock talks of defining 'The Path ... ' Rally for immigration reform held in front of federal court house http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/rally-immigration-reform-held-front-federal-court-house <p></p><div>About 50 people marched around downtown Peoria Wednesday in support of comprehensive immigration reform. Illinois People’s Action organized the event as part of a national day of action. Similar events are taking place around the U.S.</div><div> Wed, 01 May 2013 19:33:39 +0000 Denise Molina 4902 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Rally for immigration reform held in front of federal court house More announcements expected in the race for Illinois Gov. http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/more-announcements-expected-race-illinois-gov <p></p><div>Last week, Congressman Aaron Schock announced that he will seek re-election rather than run for Governor. Expect more announcements in coming months. But first, incumbent officials have to make their decisions. IPR’s Amanda Vinicky reports.</div><div><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Plenty of posturing and fundraising has gone on as candidates interested in being the states' chief executive look ahead to the 2014 elections. But it's like dominos. A lot of politicians' decisions are based on someone else's.</span></div><div> Mon, 29 Apr 2013 12:25:30 +0000 Denise Molina 4755 at http://peoriapublicradio.org More announcements expected in the race for Illinois Gov. Schock tours flood-damaged areas http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/schock-tours-flood-damaged-areas <p></p><div>Congressman Aaron Schock says he's concerned about the ability of Peoria, Pekin and East Peoria to withstand impending flood waters. The Illinois River is expected to crest at Peoria at 30 feet and a half feet. That could go higher if more rains swell the river. Schock says he's confident federal funds will be available once the damage is done:</div><p> Mon, 22 Apr 2013 23:11:20 +0000 Alex Rusciano 4406 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Schock tours flood-damaged areas