Federal prosecutors have countered a claim by Schock's legal team that investigators asked inappropriate questions when probing whether the politician misused funds.
Equality Illinois helped usher in new legislation that will make it easier for LGBT people to affect policy in schools, hospitals, and prisons.
Because of this "inappropriate" questioning, the corruption charges against the former congressman should be dismissed, his legal team says.
After the tweets surfaced, Gov. Bruce Rauner had to fire key aide Ben Tracy on Tracy's first day on the job.
Bishop Patrick Joseph McGrath's directive provides a stark contrast to one issued by a bishop in Illinois.
Three people holding the flags were asked to leave when others said the symbol made them feel unsafe.
What started with 1,000 people ten years ago has grown into a huge community event that celebrates equality for all.