03/02/2015 09:09 pm ET Updated Mar 02, 2015

Rep. Aaron Schock To Repay Taxpayer Funds Used For Flight To Football Game

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PEORIA – Scrambling to contain the damage for billing taxpayers for a private plane ride to Chicago to attend a Bears game, revealed in the Chicago Sun-Times, Rep. Aaron Schock, R-Ill., on Monday wrote a check for $1,237 to repay the U.S. government.

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