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Office of the Eighteenth Congressional District of Illinois
Formerly the Office of Representative Aaron Schock

The Washington, D.C., office and the district offices of former Representative Aaron Schock will continue to serve the people of the Eighteenth Congressional District of Illinois under the supervision of the Clerk of the House of Representatives. Representative Schock resigned from Congress on March 31, 2015.

See Press Release

The Interim Vacant Office Status:
By federal law and the Rules of the House of Representatives, the employees of the former Representative continue to staff the offices of the congressional district under the supervision of the Clerk of the House of Representatives. This interim vacant status continues until a new Representative is elected to fill the unexpired term. Currently, the congressional district does not have voting representation. Although the scope of the vacant congressional office is limited, constituents of the district are invited to contact this interim office for information and assistance as indicated below.

Legislative Information:
Until a new Representative is elected, the vacant congressional office cannot take or advocate positions of public policy. Constituents may choose to express opinions on legislation or issues to your elected Senators or wait until a new Representative is elected and takes office. Mail received by the vacant office will be acknowledged. The staff of the vacant office can assist constituents with general information concerning the status of legislation, but cannot provide analysis of issues or render opinions.

Assistance with Federal Government Agencies (Casework):
The staff of the vacant office will continue to assist constituents who have cases pending with the office. These constituents will receive a letter from the Clerk requesting whether the staff should continue assistance or not. Constituents who do not have pending cases but require assistance in matters relating to federal government agencies are invited to contact the nearest district office for further information and assistance.

For assistance with new and pending casework matters, please email IL18.Casework@mail.house.gov.

Assistance with Tours and Flags
For information about Capitol and White House tours and ordering flags flown over the Capitol, please email IL18.ToursandFlags@mail.house.gov.

Office Locations:
The staff of the vacant Congressional office is available to assist you at the following locations:

Washington, D.C.
Office of the Eighteenth Congressional District of Illinois
2464 Rayburn HOB
Washington DC 20515
Phone: (202) 225-6201
Fax: (202) 225-9249

District Offices in the State of Illinois
Peoria Office
100 NE Monroe, Room 100
Peoria, IL 61602
Phone: (309) 671-7027
Fax: (309) 671-7309

Jacksonville Office
201 W. Morgan Street
Jacksonville, IL 62650
Phone: (217) 245-1431
Fax: (217) 243-6852

Springfield Office
235 S. 6th Street
Springfield, IL 62701
Phone: (217) 670-1653
Fax: (217) 670-1806

Other Sources in Illinois:
Illinois State Board of Elections


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