Ill. Senators Want Gov. Quinn's Gun VerdictThe plea signed by 23 Democrats, including Senate President John Cullerton, said Quinn should "make his intentions known'' so lawmakers have time to react before a July 9 court-ordered deadline for implementing a plan.
Illinois Gov. Quinn Vows To Pursue Assault Weapons BanThe Senate voted 49-4 to override Quinn's legislation to prohibit the sale or possession of semi-automatic rifles, high-capacity magazines and .50-caliber guns.