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  1. In search of honesty among public servantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 22 | The Daily Gazette

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  2. Former Rep. Schock appeals court decision to allow trialRead the original story

    Nov 6, 2017 | WLS-AM Chicago

    Former U.S. Rep. Aaron Schock is appealing a recent lower-court decision allowing prosecutors in his corruption case to take the Peoria Republican to trial on 22 criminal counts. The federal trial judge in central Illinois says in a Friday posting that a Jan. 22 trial date is cancelled and trial preparations suspended until the Chicago-based 7th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals rules.

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  3. Paul Manaforta s houseRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2017 | WTAX-AM Springfield

    Former U.S. Representative Aaron Schock makes another appeal to throw out to see if the court will toss his corruption convictions.

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  4. Former Rep. Schock appeals court decision to allow trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2017 | WTAX-AM Springfield

    Former U.S. Rep. Aaron Schock is appealing a recent lower-court decision allowing prosecutors in his corruption case to take the Peoria Republican to trial on 22 criminal counts. The federal trial judge in central Illinois says in a Friday posting that a Jan. 22 trial date is cancelled and trial preparations suspended until the Chicago-based 7th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals rules.

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  5. Schock case on indefinite hold pending mid-case appealRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2017 | PeoriaTimes-Observer

    As expected, the Aaron Schock federal corruption trial has ground to a halt as the judge in the case officially vacated the Jan. 22, 2018 trial date on Friday. In a two-line text entry, U.S. District Judge Colin Bruce wrote, "pursuant to the Notice of Appeal, the final pretrial and trial dates previously set by this court are hereby VACATED.

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  6. Most Popular Emoji, Jared Kushner, Lion King, Julian Aubrey, Taylor...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2017 | Towleroad

    MOST POPULAR . Apple reveals most popular emoji is the laugh/cry face . "Apple revealed the news in a report about how they anonymously collect user data for insights into iPhone usage and potential problems, via The Verge.

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  7. Judge throws out wire fraud charge against ex-Congressman SchockRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2017 | Rational Review

    "A federal judge in central Illinois has tossed two counts in a 24-count indictment of former Rep. Aaron Schock, including a wire fraud allegation, but he still faces serious charges. Judge Colin Bruce ruled late Monday that prosecutors would have to rely on legislative rules to prove the allegation that Schock he pocketed thousands of dollars by arranging meet-and-greets for his constituents in Washington.

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  8. Judge tosses wire fraud allegation against former Rep. SchockRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2017 | The Daily Gazette

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  9. Charges dropped against former Illinois lawmakerRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2017 | WAND-TV Decatur

    A federal judge tossed a wire fraud allegation set against former Rep. Aaron Schock, who still faces another 22 counts accusing him of trying to profit from his time in office. The judge found pursuing the wire fraud count, which claims Schock kept thousands of dollars from meet-and-greets with his supporters, would require work with legislative rules to find proof and therefore push the boundaries between the three branches of government.

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  10. Judge tosses wire fraud allegation against SchockRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2017 | The Times

    A federal judge overseeing former U.S. Rep. Aaron Schock's political corruption case has tossed a charge alleging the Illinois Republican illegally pocketed thousands of dollars in leftover fees constituents paid for annual meet-and-greets in Washington organized by his office. The ruling, posted late Monday, dismissed two counts and left 22 other, still-serious charges.

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  11. Rauner repeats "Pants On Fire" lie about his grandparentsRead the original story

    Oct 24, 2017 | The Capitol Fax Blog

    "My grandparents were proud immigrants to the United States of America, here to Illinois in the late 1800s," Rauner said. "My grandparents did not speak English when they were young."

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  12. Judge Tosses 2 Charges Against Schock; 20 RemainRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2017 | Roll Call

    Former Rep. Aaron Schock, R-Ill., appears on the House floor after Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed a Joint Meeting of Congress last year. The judge in former Rep. Aaron Schock' s corruption case threw out two of the charges pending against him and left open the possibility that others could be dismissed before his trial begins in January.

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  13. Judge Lets Stand Schock IndictmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2017 | Taegan Goddard's Political Wire

    "A federal judge in Illinois on Monday let stand the vast majority of the indictment against former GOP Rep. Aaron Schock, refusing a defense request to dismiss the charges," Politico reports.

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  14. Judge in Schock case sticks to finding against prosecutorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2017 | The Times

    Judge in Schock case sticks to finding against prosecutors PEORIA, Ill. - A federal judge in central Illinois is standing by one of his findings in the theft-of-government-funds case against former Rep. Aaron Schock.

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  15. More than $200M in spending cut from Illinois budgetRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2017 | The Times

    Gov. Bruce Rauner's administration has outlined more than $200 million in cuts it wants to make to Illinois' new budget, including to human services, agriculture programs and transportation. The cuts were presented in materials Rauner's budget office gave to the four legislative caucuses.

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  16. Statehouse Reeder: Why politicians lie, cheat, stealRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2017 | The Times

    After 30 years of covering politics, I've lost count of the number of politicians I've known who have found themselves mired in scandal. Sometimes the offenses are criminal.

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  17. Why politicians lie, cheat and stealRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2017 | The Daily Gazette

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  18. Scott Reeder: Time to share blame when it comes to crooked politiciansRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2017 | Daily Journal/Sunday Journal

    After 30 years of covering politics, I've lost count of the number of politicians I've known who have found themselves mired in scandal. I was thinking about that during the weekend when I saw that former state Rep. Sandra Pihos, a Republican from Glen Ellyn, was arrested on shoplifting charges.

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  19. Attorneys for Aaron Schock contest federal claims on misstatementsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2017 | PeoriaTimes-Observer

    Attorneys for former U.S. Rep. Aaron Schock took issue Wednesday with prosecutors' assertion that nothing improper happened with two grand juries who investigated the Peoria Republican. Less than 24 hours after U.S. Attorney Patrick Hansen told a federal judge that his staff didn't misspeak before the grand juries, Team Schock fired back with an 18-page missive that called out Hansen, the entire case and even the Department of Justice.

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  20. Schock prosecutors say they never admitted misleading judgeRead the original story

    Oct 19, 2017 | WLS-AM Chicago

    The U.S. attorney's office for central Illinois wants a federal judge to reconsider his finding that prosecutors made false or misleading statements in former U.S. Rep. Aaron Schock's theft-of-government-funds case. A late Tuesday filing regards defense claims prosecutors told grand juries Schock and his lawyer were asked to appear before them but hadn't shown up.

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