Illinois Governor Pat Quinn

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Governor Quinn Signs Several Boater Safety Laws

They require safety courses, set down rules for towing people on water tubes and impose stricter DUI penalties.


Artist's rendering of the new Mississippi River Bridge, set to open in 2014.

Quinn: Stan Span ‘One Of The Most Important Bridges Ever Built’

Quinn tells KMOX the $700 million dollar span is a great investment for both Illinois and Missouri.


View Of Park From Studio B

TIAM: Illinois Governor Pat Quinn

Here’s Governor Quinn.


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New Law Lowers Required Age Illinois Students Must Attend School

Gov. Pat Quinn has signed a law lowering the required age that Illinois students must attend school.


Gambling Illinois, Getty Images, photo by Richard Cummins

Illinois Gambling Expansion Bill in Trouble

Gov Quinn says the gambling expansion bill is full of loopholes and likely won’t make it law.


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

Gov. Quinn Promises More Cuts and Taxes to Reduce Deficit

Trying to make up $2.7 billion, Gov. Pat Quinn says his job is to tell lawmakers not what they want to hear, but what they need to hear.


East St. Louis Mayor Alvin Parks and protestors planning highway work shutdown

Illinois Governor Quinn Invited to Participate in Construction Shutdown Protest

Southern Illinois towns with high black unemployment want more jobs on bridge construction project



Charlie Brennan – Tuesday, August 9th

Kim Schlau, mother of teenagers Jessica and Kelli Uhl, who were killed by a speeding Ill. State Trooper, talks about Uhl Law, signed yesterday by Ill. Gov. Pat Quinn…Brentwood, MO, Resident Maureen Sanders gathers enough signatures to have audit of Brentwood’s books…Buckingham Asset Mgmt.’s Larry Swedroe on the stock market…The Muny’s Paul Blake on his 22 years in St. Louis…and Chris Tennell of the Clayton School District on waivers to states on “No Child Left Behind”.



Illinois Law Reforms Workers Compensation

The new law stems from the 2007 Uhl sisters tragedy.


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Quinn Kills Roadkill Measure

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) __ Forget about squirrel stew or a nice coyote-fur coat. Gov. Pat Quinn has vetoed legislation letting people collect animals killed along Illinois roads. In his veto message Friday, Quinn said he […]



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