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Pat Quinn's Public Statements on Issue: Environment

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. 25, 2014 Governor Quinn to Salute Sister Rivers and Sister Lakes Partners
Aug. 13, 2014 Governor Quinn Statement Regarding U.S. EPA Denial of PCB Waste at Clinton Landfill
Aug. 11, 2014 Governor Quinn Expands Green Transportation Program on Illinois' Highways
Aug. 3, 2014 Governor Quinn Signs Laws to Address Urban Flooding and Ensure Cleaner Drinking Water
July 31, 2014 Governor Quinn Announces Manufactured Gas Plant Waste Disposal Stopped at Clinton Landfill
July 23, 2014 Governor Quinn Signs Legislation to Help Combat Flooding in Illinois
July 22, 2014 Governor Quinn Acts to Block Disposal of PCB Waste at Clinton Landfill
July 15, 2014 Senator Durbin, Governor Quinn, Mayor Emanuel and Cook County Board President Preckwinkle Announce More Than $31 Million in Hud Disaster Recovery Funding for Chicago Area
July 7, 2014 Governor Quinn Announces Investments for Park Projects in Aurora, Naperville and West Chicago, New Developments Will Create Jobs; Help Improve Communities' Recreational Facilities
July 7, 2014 Governor Quinn Announces Tornado Relief Funding for Hard-Hit Illinois Communities
June 19, 2014 Governor Quinn Announces $69 Million for DuPage County Clean Water Projects
June 8, 2014 Governor Quinn Signs Bill to Ban Microbeads, Protect Illinois Waterways
May 31, 2014 Statement from Governor Quinn on End of 2014 Legislative Session
May 27, 2014 Durbin, Kirk, Quinn Announce New Conservation Program to Include Mississippi River and Lake Michigan
May 14, 2014 Governor Quinn Participates in President's Task Force on Climate Preparedness
May 8, 2014 Governor Quinn Statement on House Passage of Illinois Clean Water Initiative Expansion
April 25, 2014 Governor Quinn Welcomes Great Lakes Governors and Canadian Premiers to Chicago
April 21, 2014 Governor Quinn Proclaims Tuesday, April 22, Earth Day in Illinois
April 19, 2014 Governor Quinn Announces Investments to Conserve Lake Michigan Shoreline
April 4, 2014 Governor Quinn to Address Annual Tornado and Severe Weather Seminar
March 27, 2014 Governor Quinn Encourages "Lights Out" During 2014 Earth Hour on March 29
March 14, 2014 Quinn, Durbin, Emanuel Announce More than $128 Million in HUD Disaster Recovery Funding For Chicago Area
March 5, 2014 Gov. Quinn Announces $45 Million State Relief Package for Communities Devastated by November Tornadoes
March 4, 2014 Governor Quinn Statement on FEMA's Denial of Assistance for Tornado-Ravaged Illinois Communities
Feb. 24, 2014 Governor Quinn Calls for Overhaul of Disaster Funding Rules at National Forum
Feb. 18, 2014 Governor Quinn Announces Illinois is the Nation's Top Green Building State
Jan. 29, 2014 Governor Quinn Delivers 2014 State of the State Address
Jan. 13, 2014 Governor Quinn Announces Emergency Rules to Protect Illinois Residents from Petcoke
Jan. 10, 2014 Governor Quinn Thanks Emergency Crews and Personnel for Winter Storm Response
Jan. 9, 2014 Governor Quinn: State Will Appeal Federal Denial of Aid for Tornado-Impacted Local Governments
Jan. 6, 2014 Governor Quinn Provides Statewide Update on Response to Historic Winter Storm
Jan. 3, 2014 Governor Quinn Announces State Preparedness Measures Ahead of Winter Blast
Dec. 31, 2013 Governor Quinn Encourages Families and Businesses to Take Advantage of Federal Disaster Aid
Dec. 19, 2013 Governor Quinn Requests Federal Aid for Local Governments Hit by Tornadoes
Dec. 11, 2013 Governor Quinn Announces Federal Aid to Tornado Survivors Tops $1 Million
Nov. 15, 2013 Governor Quinn Urges Residents Across Illinois to Help Victims of Super Typhoon Haiyan
Nov. 8, 2013 Statement by Governor Pat Quinn Regarding Super Typhoon Haiyan
Oct. 7, 2013 Governor Quinn Opens Largest Annual Water Quality Exhibition in North America
Sept. 21, 2013 Governor Quinn Announces Green Infrastructure Grant Award Recipient
Aug. 23, 2013 Governor Quinn Signs Legislation to Increase Public Access to Open Spaces
Aug. 13, 2013 Governor Quinn Creates Task Force to Support Illinois Drycleaners and Strengthen Environmental Protection
June 17, 2013 Governor Quinn Signs Nation's Strongest Regulations on Hydraulic Fracturing
May 11, 2013 Governor Quinn Announces $15.3 Million for Local Parks and Open Space Projects
April 13, 2013 Governor Quinn Marks Earth Month by Awarding Nearly $100,000 in Electronic Recycling Grants for 49 Counties
April 5, 2013 Governor Quinn Signs Sister Lake Pact with Michoacán, Mexico
April 4, 2013 Governor Quinn's Trade Mission to Mexico Strengthens Illinois Water Technology Firms
March 18, 2013 Governor Quinn Announces Federal Funding to Fight Flood Damage in Alexander County
Feb. 11, 2013 Governor Quinn Announces Clean Water Project to Create 2,000 Jobs and Protect Environment
Feb. 6, 2013 Governor Quinn Delivers 2013 State of the State Address
Jan. 30, 2013 Governor Quinn Announces Illinois Ranked Fourth State Nationally in Green Building Survey
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