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Pat Quinn's Public Statements on Issue: Civil Liberties and Civil Rights

Full Name: Pat Quinn
Office: Governor (IL), Democratic
First Appointed: 01/29/2009
Last Elected: 11/02/2010
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for Governor with Paul Vallas
Primary March 18, 2014
General Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Divorced; 2 Children: Patrick, David
Birth Date: 12/16/1948
Birth Place: Hinsdale, IL
Home City: Chicago, IL
Date Title
Aug. 6, 2014 Governor Quinn Statement on 49th Anniversary of the Voting Rights Act
May 22, 2014 Governor Quinn Statement on Senate Passage of Equal Rights Amendment Resolution
April 10, 2014 Governor Quinn Statement on Passage of Amendment to Prohibit Voter Discrimination
Aug. 28, 2013 Governor Quinn Joins Worldwide Bell-Ringing to Commemorate 50th Anniversary of Dr. King's "I Have a Dream" Speech
Aug. 24, 2013 Governor Quinn Commemorates 50th Anniversary of the March on Washington
July 3, 2013 Governor Quinn Signs Legislation to Allow 17-Year-Olds to Vote in Primary Elections
June 25, 2013 Governor Quinn Statement on Today's U.S. Supreme Court Ruling on the Voting Rights Act of 1965
Feb. 14, 2013 Governor Quinn Statement on Illinois Senate Passage of Historic Marriage Equality Legislation
Jan. 15, 2013 Governor Quinn Honors Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. by Calling for Increased Diversity in Hiring Holds First Annual Inclusion Summit to Emphasize Importance of a Diverse, Equal Opportunity Workplace
July 27, 2012 Governor Quinn Signs Law to Increase Opportunity for Asian-Americans
Dec. 20, 2011 Statement From Governor Quinn on Settlement to Benefit Elders and Illinoisans With Disabilities
March 7, 2011 Governor Quinn Signs Major Redistricting Reforms
July 27, 2010 Governor Quinn Acts on Legislation to Increase Public Participation in State Government
Feb. 28, 2010 Governor Quinn Announces Launch of Cemetery Helpline and Consumer Bill of Rights Protections Under the Cemetery Oversight Act Take Effect March 1
Jan. 18, 2010 Governor Quinn Urges Illinois Residents to Participate in Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service
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