The Grafton Visitors Center in Jersey County is the only recipient in this region.
Governor Pat Quinn comes to home of child whose cupcake stand prompted the legislation.
Gov. Pat Quinn: State is now “on right side of history.”
Chicago attorney says Pat Quinn played politics with IDOT jobs.
More than two dozen Illinois mayors are set to hold a news conference, hoping to encourage state lawmakers to make changes to pension systems for local police and fire departments.
Pat Quinn’s office says he’s making progress in clearing a backlog of more than 2,500 requests.
The day after Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn called for making Illinois’ temporary income tax increase permanent, a proposal to impose an additional tax on millionaires was sent to the House floor Thursday.
Gov. Pat Quinn knows trying to make the state’s temporary income tax increase permanent will be a “tough choice” for Illinois lawmakers, but the issue could be even tougher for voters who’ll decide if the Chicago Democrat gets another term.
Illinois governor asking state lawmakers to make a temporary income tax hike permanent
In his “State of the State” speech, Chicago Democrat pushed for at least $10 per hour.