WBEZ | ethics probe http://www.wbez.org/tags/ethics-probe Latest from WBEZ Chicago Public Radio en Rep. Schock's ethics probe to continue http://www.wbez.org/news/rep-schocks-ethics-probe-continue-105388 <p><p>The House Ethics Committee says it will continue an investigation into U.S. Rep. Aaron Schock over allegations the Illinois Republican sought donations of more than $5,000 per donor to a super political action committee.</p><p>The committee made the announcement on Wednesday, while also releasing a report on Shock&#39;s case from the Office of Congressional Ethics, a separate, outside ethics office.</p><p>The ethics case is focused on an allegation Schock asked Republican House Majority Leader Eric Cantor to contribute $25,000 from his leadership PAC to a super PAC that backed Rep. Adam Kinzinger. Kinzinger was running in a House primary against Rep. Don Manzullo. Kinzinger won the March 2012 primary.</p><p>Schock spokesman Steve Dutton says Schock hasn&#39;t done anything wrong and says the case is &quot;without merit.&quot;</p></p> Wed, 06 Feb 2013 16:41:00 -0600 http://www.wbez.org/news/rep-schocks-ethics-probe-continue-105388