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Pat Quinn's Public Statements on Issue: Energy

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
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary March 18, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Divorced; 2 Children: Patrick, David
Birth Date: 12/16/1948
Birth Place: Hinsdale, IL
Home City: Chicago, IL
Date Title
Issue Position: Environment & Green Energy
Issue Position: Jobs and Growth
July 7, 2014 Governor Quinn Announces Tornado Relief Funding for Hard-Hit Illinois Communities
June 28, 2014 Governor Quinn Signs Law Promoting the Purchase of Solar-Produced Electricity in Illinois
March 7, 2014 Governor Quinn Announces Illinois is First in the Nation in Renewable Energy Use
Feb. 18, 2014 Governor Quinn Announces Illinois is the Nation's Top Green Building State
Oct. 21, 2013 Governor Quinn Addresses Solar Power International Conference in Chicago
Oct. 20, 2013 Governor Pat Quinn, Shedd Announce Largest Solar Panel Installation at Cultural Institution in Illinois
May 31, 2013 Governor Quinn Praises Senate Passage of Hydraulic Fracturing Legislation
May 30, 2013 Governor Quinn Praises House Passage of Hydraulic Fracturing Legislation
May 22, 2013 Statement from Governor Pat Quinn Regarding Senate Bill 9
May 21, 2013 Statement from Governor Quinn on House Committee Passage of Senate Bill 1715
May 5, 2013 Governor Quinn Vetoes Electric Rate Hike Bill
May 1, 2013 Governor Quinn Announces Illinois Coal Exports Set Record in 2012, Fuel Economic Growth
Feb. 21, 2013 Governor Quinn Statement on New Fracking Regulation Proposal
July 18, 2012 Governor Quinn Signs Laws to Increase Protections for Consumers
July 10, 2012 Governor Quinn Announces Start of LIHEAP Summer Cooling Program
April 22, 2012 Governor Quinn Announces Grant to Improve Energy Efficiency at Amtrak Train Yard on Earth Day
March 30, 2012 Obama Administration and Great Lakes States Announce Agreement to Spur Development of Offshore Wind Projects
March 6, 2012 Governor Quinn Announces Agreement to Create 1,450 Jobs and Boost Wind Manufacturing in Illinois
Jan. 25, 2012 Statements on the President's State of the Union Address
Oct. 24, 2011 Governor Quinn Statement on Trailer Bill to Rate Hike Legislation
Oct. 7, 2011 Governor Quinn Breaks Ground on University of Illinois Electrical and Computer Engineering Building
Oct. 6, 2011 Governor Quinn Urges Lawmakers to Uphold Veto of Utility Rate Hike Legislation
Sept. 19, 2011 Governor Quinn Announces Major Illinois-China Business Investments
Sept. 12, 2011 Governor Quinn Vetoes Senate Bill 1652
Aug. 25, 2011 Governor Quinn Announces Electric Car Coming To Illinois This Fall
Aug. 7, 2011 Governor Quinn Signs Legislation to Advance Wind Energy in Illinois
Aug. 4, 2011 Governor Quinn Signs Legislation to Support Green Jobs
Aug. 2, 2011 Governor Quinn Signs Law to Advance Clean Energy Project in Southern Illinois
July 23, 2011 Governor Quinn Signs Legislation to Boost State's Nuclear Safety Program
July 13, 2011 Governor Quinn Signs Legislation to Advance Clean Energy Project, Create 1,500 Jobs
July 9, 2011 Governor Signs Legislation to Boost Electric Vehicle Usage in Illinois
March 31, 2011 Governor Quinn Announces Capital Funding For Expansion of Southwestern Illinois College
Dec. 22, 2010 Governor Quinn Announces Long-Term Renewable Energy Agreements to Boost Illinois' Green Economy
Oct. 13, 2010 Quinn Hails Chilean Mine Rescue, 100th Anniversary of Illinois Workman's Comp Act
Sept. 24, 2010 Illinois Extends Energy Star Appliance Rebate Program
Aug. 17, 2010 Governor Quinn Signs Bills to Increase Solar Energy Use in Illinois
Aug. 5, 2010 Governor Quinn and Senator Durbin Issue Joint Statement on FutureGen 2.0
Aug. 4, 2010 Governor Quinn Announces Illinois a Top Green Power-Purchasing State
June 17, 2010 Governor Quinn Announces More Than $1 Million to Support Renewable Energy Development, Green Jobs
May 22, 2010 Governor Quinn Signs Legislation to Study Energy Performance of State Buildings
April 22, 2010 Governor Quinn Celebrates 40th Anniversary of Earth Day
April 21, 2010 Governor Quinn Tours University of Illinois' Decathlon Home on Eve of Earth Day
April 16, 2010 Governor Quinn Launches Final Phase of Illinois' ENERGY STAR® Appliance Rebate Program
April 16, 2010 Illinois' ENERGY STAR® Appliance Rebate Program Closing Tonight at 7 p.m.
Feb. 8, 2010 Governor Quinn, Senator Durbin Announce Caterpillar Joining FutureGen Alliance Machine Giant, CAT, Joins World's Leading Energy Companies in Support of FutureGen Clean-Coal Project
Jan. 30, 2010 Governor Quinn, Senator Durbin Announce Exelon Corporation Joining FutureGen Alliance World's Leading Energy Companies Are Now Members of the FutureGen Alliance Partnership
Jan. 21, 2010 Governor Quinn Announces Grant to Improve Energy Efficiency for Large Customers
Jan. 19, 2010 Governor Quinn Announces Guidelines for Illinois' ENERGY STAR® Appliance Rebate Program
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