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Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn Photo: UPI/Bill Greenblatt

Gov. Quinn Faces Questions About Anti-Violence Program

Democratic Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn is facing a steady stream of questions about a now-defunct anti-violence program he started in the run-up to his 2010 election.

07/16/2014

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Quinn Calls For Assault Rifle Ban In Illinois

The governor made an appearance Sunday on behalf of the Illinois Public Safety Act, which was introduced in the spring legislative session but not acted upon.

07/13/2014

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New Law To Help Illinois Students With Dyslexia

The law creates a reading instruction advisory group that will train educators on how to identify and teach students with dyslexia.

07/12/2014

Illinois Governor Pat Quinn (Photo: Getty/Brian Kersey)

New Boating Rules Ready in Illinois

The new measures apply statewide and require safety courses, create rules for towing people on water tubes or skis and impose stricter boater drunk driving penalties.

07/07/2014

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Quinn Makes Minor Cuts to $35.7B Illinois Budget

Gov. Pat Quinn on Monday largely approved a 2015 state budget he has criticized as “incomplete” for not extending a temporary income tax increase.

07/01/2014

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Pension Ruling May Have to Wait Until Next Year

A ruling on whether Illinois’ pension overhaul law is constitutional could be delayed until next year.

06/27/2014

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Judge: No to Term Limits, Redistricting Measures

Signature-driven measures calling for term limits for Illinois legislators and a new political redistricting process may not appear on the November ballot.

06/27/2014

Illinois Governor Pat Quinn (Photo: Getty/Brian Kersey)

Gov. Quinn Dismisses Rauner Business Plan

Gov. Pat Quinn is brushing off proposals by Republican challenger Bruce Rauner that call for ending some corporate tax breaks and “special deals” he claims are unfair to families.

06/26/2014

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Illinoisans to Vote on Minimum Wage Hike

Proposal would make the wage $10 per hour by 2015.

06/22/2014

Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn (Photo: Getty/Scott Olson)

Quinn Approves Plan to Fund Illinois Poison Center

Gov. Pat Quinn has signed on to a plan to keep the Illinois Poison Center open after it has seen a number of budget cuts in recent years.

06/19/2014

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