18th District Congressman Aaron Schock

Peoria Public Radio News
10:31 am
Fri March 20, 2015

Schock under investigation

The Justice Department is formally investigating US Representative Aaron Schock. 

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Peoria Public Radio News
1:47 pm
Tue March 17, 2015

Schock Resigns: "I do this with a heavy heart"

U.S. Congressman Aaron Schock says he’s resigning March 31st following weeks of intense press scrutiny. The news comes after questions surrounding Schock’s travel expenses and relationships with donors:

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Peoria Public Radio News
12:42 pm
Fri February 27, 2015

Schock reimbursed costs for lavish office decor

  The Associated Press has learned that Illinois Republican Rep. Aaron Schock has personally reimbursed the government $40,000 for renovations to his congressional office. It was modeled after the TV show "Downton Abbey."

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Peoria Public Radio News
6:37 am
Wed February 25, 2015

Schock hires lawyers, PR experts after expense questions

Credit Seth Perlman / Associated Press

Peoria Congressman Aaron Schock has hired top lawyers and public relations experts in the wake of recent questions surrounding his travel and entertainment expenses.

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Peoria Public Radio News
4:28 pm
Mon February 23, 2015

Schock billed private planes, concerts

Peoria Congressman Aaron Schock spent taxpayer and campaign funds on private planes to fly around the country on aircraft owned by some of his donors.

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Peoria Public Radio News
9:59 am
Thu February 19, 2015

Schock discusses human trafficking, immigration and ethics charges

According to the Justice Department, 300,000 children in the United States are at risk of becoming victims of human trafficking. These victims could subjected to forced labor, domestic servitude or sexual exploitation. 

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Peoria Public Radio News
6:04 am
Fri February 6, 2015

222 Detweiller Drive For Sale

222 Detweiller Dr., Peoria, IL 61615

The property where Congressman Aaron Schock’s renting in the 18th District is for sale as a foreclosure.

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State News
6:47 am
Thu February 5, 2015

Schock plans to pay for new lavish office decor

Credit AP / File

Congressman Aaron Schock says he will pay for the redesign of his office. The Peoria Republican's new digs received a lot of attention after a Washington Post article said it was modeled after the TV show "Downton Abbey".

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Peoria Public Radio News
12:26 pm
Wed December 17, 2014

Bartonville Police Chief appointed to national review board

Central Illinois will have a voice in choosing public safety officers for a prestigious national award.

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Peoria Public Radio News
12:27 pm
Fri July 25, 2014

Full-service schools could benefit from legislative proposal

Congressman Aaron Schock introduced legislation that boosts competitive grant funding for full-service community schools. Schock is a co-sponsor of the Full-Service Community Schools Act. 

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