U.S. House of Representatives

Schock Reimburses Taxpayers For Private Plane To Bears GameIllinois Rep. Aaron Schock has reimbursed the U.S. government for more than $1,200 to travel to a Chicago Bears football game last November.
Schock Reimbursed Government For Costs Of "Downton Abbey" Office DecorIllinois Rep. Aaron Schock repaid the U.S. government $40,000 from his personal checking account for redecorating his congressional office in the style of the TV show "Downton Abbey," according to financial records reviewed by The Associated Press.
Watchdog Files Ethics Complaint Over Congressman Schock's Travel SpendingA government watchdog group on Wednesday asked congressional investigators to examine whether Illinois Rep. Aaron Schock violated House ethics rules by using taxpayer and campaign funds for private air travel.
Schneider: Lack Of Immigration Reform Holding Back EconomyA year after the U.S. Senate approved a comprehensive immigration reform plan, North Shore Congressman Brad Schneider said it’s unfortunate the bill remains stalled in the House.
Durbin Hopes Senate Immigration Deal Convinces House To Vote YesWhile chances for sweeping immigration reform have improved with a Senate package of border security measures added to a bill backed by the White House, U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin (D-IL) said the proposal remains chancy in the House.
Six New House Members From Illinois Going To CongressThe newest members of Illinois' congressional delegation are vowing to be voices of compromise.
Dems Aim At Key House Seats In IllinoisDemocrats are hoping to tip the balance in Congress by winning some House seats from Republicans who currently hold a comfortable edge.
Durbin Believes Democrats Can Retake HouseU.S. Sen. Dick Durbin (D-IL) has gone out on a limb, predicting Democrats will re-take control of the House on Tuesday.
GOP Leadership Protects Their Budget While Cutting Ours