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Congressman Aaron Schock (R-IL) is resigning in the face of a mounting expenses scandal, but at least his father is standing by him — sort of.

Click above to watch Schock’s dad explain that his son is a good man who just made some mistakes, and will soon succeed once again — if he doesn’t go to jail, that is — then share this video!

Video via WLS-TV Chicago.

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