Category Archives: Aaron Schock

Conservative PAC Formed in IL-18 Special: ‘We Have Had Enough of The Political Ruling Class’

NORMAL, IL: Conservatives in Illinois’ 18th congressional district are fighting back the political establishment, and its candidate, Obama Secretary Ray LaHood’s son Darin, by promising to produce a conservative alternative for the GOP primary. Schock, who resigned on Tuesday, will … Continue reading

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BREAKING: Republican Congressman Aaron Schock Just Resigned Over Illegal Spending

-By Warner Todd Huston Illinois Congressman Aaron Schock just announced that he is resigning because of the mounting troubles over his illicit spending. Schock was once thought of as an up-and-coming hero for establishment Republicans. But over the last month … Continue reading

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More Troubles for Rep. Aaron Schock: Aide Resigns After ‘Racist’ Posting

-By Warner Todd Huston Illinois Congressman Aaron Schock has not had a good week. First he was criticized over his office decor, and today he has had an aide resign over a “racist” posting on social media. Schock was criticized … Continue reading

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Rep. Aaron Schock Criticized for Downton Abbey-Themed Office Remodeling

-By Warner Todd Huston Ill. Rep. Schock Defends ‘Downton Abbey’ Office Decor: ‘Haters Are Gonna Hate’ Congressman Schock On ‘Downton Abbey’ Office Renovation: ‘Haters Are Gonna Hate’ Congressman Aaron Schock (R, IL) is under fire for remodeling his office in … Continue reading

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Illinois’ House Reps Have More Wealth Than Average Member of Their Electorate

(Here is my very first piece over at The Watchdog….) -By Warner Todd Huston A recent survey of the wealth of members of Congress revealed that, on average, it would take the combined wealth of 18 American households to equal … Continue reading

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Illinois Congressional Republicans now on record for their vote on NSA spying

From the Republican Liberty Caucus of Illinois Springfield – The Republican Liberty Caucus of Illinois commends the two Illinois Republican Congressmen who voted to protect the privacy of Illinoisans and Americans all over the country from unnecessary surveillance by the … Continue reading

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Joint Statement by Illinois House GOP Caucus on President Obama’s Jobs Speech in Galesburg

Illinois House Republicans Peter Roskam (IL-6), Rodney Davis (IL-13), Randy Hultgren (IL-14), John Shimkus (IL-15), Adam Kinzinger (IL-16), and Aaron Schock (IL-18) issued the following statement in response to President Obama’s speech in Galesburg, IL: “Today, President Obama made his … Continue reading

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Illinois Republicans Voting Against Pork-Filled, Wasteful Spending

-By Warner Todd Huston We do a lot of carping on blogs and in the media about what our Representatives in Congress do, of course. But once in a while we should praise them when they get together and do … Continue reading

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EXCLUSIVE: Conservative Super PAC Exposes Aaron Schock

Schock on our scorecard only got a 44% which is a flunking grade for anybody. Unfortunately Schock is a young guy in his early 30s as is Kinzinger but they are trying to portray themselves as the next generation of … Continue reading

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What Happened at the Illinois GOP Convention? Mostly Status Quo, But…

-By Warner Todd Huston The Illinois Republican Party held its 2012 Party Convention this weekend. On the docket was addressing some asked for rules changes and picking a slate of delegates to the GOP national convention to nominate Mitt Romney … Continue reading

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