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Gov. Rauner endorses state Sen. Darin LaHood for Congress

Peoria, IL (AP) — Gov. Bruce Rauner kicked off Darin LaHood’s congressional campaign by endorsing the Peoria Republican for the open 18th District seat.

The first-term GOP governor said Wednesday that LaHood favors “limited government, low taxes, individual liberties (and) personal responsibility.”

LaHood wants to replace Rep. Aaron Schock, a Peoria Republican who resigned in March after reports questioning office expenses and campaign spending.

Read the full article at http://qctimes.com/news/state-and-regional/illinois/gov-rauner-endorses-state-sen-darin-lahood-for-congress/article_a3c22b8a-6bd2-53d5-bcf9-ec68915a1405.html