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Pat Quinn's Public Statements on Issue: Technology and Communication

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
Feb. 22, 2014 Governor Quinn Announces $70 Million Department of Defense Award to UI Labs
Feb. 6, 2014 Governor Quinn Announces MATTER, a New Healthcare Technology Startup Hub Innovative BioHub is Part of Governor's State of the State Commitment to Create Jobs, Drive Illinois' Economy Forward
Jan. 14, 2014 Governor Quinn Celebrates Successful Startups at 1871
Aug. 26, 2013 Governor Quinn Signs Laws to Protect Illinois Consumers
Aug. 16, 2013 Governor Quinn Signs Laws to Save Lives and Improve Traffic Safety by Keeping Distracted Drivers Off the Road
June 23, 2013 Governor Quinn Launches Illinois Corporate/Start-Up Challenge
May 3, 2013 Governor Quinn, Mayor Emanuel Announce Successful First Year of 1871 Digital Startup Hub
April 28, 2013 Governor Quinn Announces New Human Services Digital Record System Saves Time and Resources
April 24, 2013 Governor Quinn Announces UIC Health Technology Research Hub
April 1, 2013 Governor Quinn Launches Cyber Challenge
March 28, 2013 Governor Quinn Launches Blue Waters Supercomputer at University of Illinois
Jan. 18, 2013 Governor Quinn Announces Gigabit Internet Partnership with City of Evanston and Northwestern University Strategic $1 Million State Investment Will Help Northwestern University and Area Businesses to Build Innovation Corridor, Create Jobs
Aug. 24, 2012 Governor Quinn Signs Law to Increase Protections for Online Dating
July 18, 2012 Governor Quinn Signs Laws to Increase Protections for Consumers
March 14, 2012 Governor Quinn Announces First Start-Ups of New Digital Technology Center
July 7, 2011 Governor Quinn Signs Major Mass Transit Reform Legislation
July 6, 2011 Governor Quinn Signs Public Safety Legislation
Oct. 8, 2010 Governor Quinn Announces Investment Package for U.S. Cellular to Create and Retain 1,100 Jobs
July 28, 2010 Governor Quinn Signs Legislation to Increase Use of Electronic Records in State Government
June 15, 2010 Governor Quinn Signs Bill to Modernize Illinois Telecommunications Act
March 22, 2010 Governor Quinn Highlights Illinois Broadband Efforts
Dec. 23, 2009 Governor Quinn Announces $1.8 Million Awarded to Illinois to Improve Broadband Access
Nov. 29, 2009 Governor Quinn Protects Illinois Consumers From Telephone ‘Cramming' Scams
Oct. 7, 2009 Governor Quinn Salutes Expansion of Cell Phone Service to Rural Areas
Aug. 21, 2009 Governor Quinn Signs Bill Advancing One-Stop Social Service Help Line in Illinois
June 18, 2009 Governor Quinn, Microsoft CEO Launch Public-Private Partnership
Feb. 25, 2009 Governor Pat Quinn Orders Greater Government Disclosure
Feb. 21, 2009 Governor Quinn Launches Illinois Recovery Website
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