Rep. Schock bills taxpayers for mileage on vehicle bought by campaign

March 16, 2015 7:51 PM

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WASHINGTON – After Rep. Aaron Schock, R-Ill., dipped into a campaign fund to pay $73,896.96 for a Chevrolet Tahoe and put the SUV in his name, he later charged taxpayers for mileage, the Sun-Times has learned.

According to the latest House disbursement records, Schock was reimbursed $1,218 for what is listed in House records as “private mileage” between last Sept. 1 and Oct. 1. The money came from Schock’s taxpayer-funded House member allowance.

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