While in office, the Republican lawmaker was known for his anti-LGBTQ voting record, opposing same-sex marriage and the repeal of "don't ask, don't tell."
Schock resigned his seat amid scrutiny over lavish spending, including “Downton Abbey"-esque decorations for his office.
Fans are eager to see the hunky ex-congressman "made to atone" for his anti-gay past.
January 1, 2015 marked the first time since 1999 that our state rang in a new year with a Republican governor-elect waiting to take office.
And that's just in the past three months.
The two Democrats running to replace Aaron Schock in Illinois' 18th Congressional district supported action on climate change in a recent debate sponsored by several news organizations.