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Pat Quinn's Public Statements on Issue: Military Personnel

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: Veterans and Military Families
July 3, 2014 Governor Quinn Signs Legislation to Expand the Illinois Military Family Relief Fund, Law Extends Program to Aid Military Families During Future Conflicts
June 28, 2014 Governor Quinn Signs Law to Help Military Families Enroll Children in Illinois Schools
June 11, 2014 Governor Quinn Proclaims "Borinqueneers Day" to Honor Puerto Rican War Heroes
May 26, 2014 Governor Quinn Statement on Memorial Day
May 24, 2014 Governor Quinn Honors Fallen Servicemembers During Memorial Day Weekend
May 24, 2014 Governor Quinn Honors Military Families with Welcome Home Heroes Program
Feb. 28, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Army National Guard Cuts
Feb. 12, 2014 Governor Quinn Announces $5 Million for Welcome Home Heroes Affordable Loan Program
Dec. 22, 2013 Governor Quinn Encourages People to Honor Wounded Service Members this Holiday Season
Oct. 14, 2013 Governor Quinn Announces Program to Help Service Members Find Civilian Employment
Sept. 19, 2013 Governor Quinn Announces $212,000 in Upgrades at Galesburg Readiness Center Project Will Improve State's Infrastructure and Create Construction Job
Sept. 19, 2013 Governor Quinn Announces $1.1 Million in Upgrades at Peoria Army Aviation Facility Project Will Improve State's Infrastructure and Create Construction Job
Sept. 10, 2013 Governor Quinn Proclaims September 11 as Patriot Day and National Day of Service and Remembrance
Aug. 15, 2013 Governor Quinn Signs the Access to Justice Act
July 4, 2013 On Fourth of July Governor Quinn Signs New Laws Helping Servicemembers Find Employment
May 26, 2013 Governor Quinn Announces $5 Million Investment to Help Military Families Afford Homeownership
May 9, 2013 Governor Quinn Honors 290th Birthday of the Illinois National Guard
April 14, 2013 Governor Quinn Encourages Support for Illinois Military Family Relief Fund
Feb. 6, 2013 Governor Quinn Delivers 2013 State of the State Address
June 26, 2012 Governor Quinn Signs Illinois Military Family Licensing Act with First Lady Michelle Obama
May 27, 2012 Governor Quinn and Illinois Tollway Honor Fallen Servicemembers During Memorial Day Weekend
Feb. 20, 2012 Governor Quinn Dedicates Tuskegee Airmen Memorial Trail in Honor of Black History Month
Dec. 1, 2011 Governor Quinn Launches Annual Holiday Card Drive for Wounded Troops
Nov. 7, 2011 Governor Quinn Launches Operation Support Our Troops Care Package Drive
Sept. 10, 2011 Governor Quinn Encourages Residents to Support Illinois Military Family Relief Fund
Aug. 23, 2011 Governor Quinn Takes Action to Protect Veterans and Support Military Families
Aug. 16, 2011 Governor Quinn Signs Legislation to Protect Illinois Servicemembers from Predatory Lenders
July 3, 2011 Governor Quinn Signs Bills to Increase Protections for Veterans and Servicemembers
Dec. 19, 2010 Governor Quinn Encourages Families to Donate Frequent Flyer Miles to Wounded Servicemembers
Nov. 29, 2010 Governor Quinn Calls on Illinois Residents to Support Our Troops This Holiday Season
Nov. 11, 2010 Governor Quinn Salutes Illinois' Veterans
Nov. 10, 2010 Governor Quinn Highlights Veterans Programs
Sept. 5, 2010 Governor Quinn Touts Jobs for Returning Servicemembers
July 30, 2010 Governor Quinn Signs Legislation to Benefit Families of Illinois' Veterans
June 28, 2010 Governor Quinn Signs Legislation to Assist Military Children and Families
Jan. 13, 2010 Governor Pat Quinn's State of the State Address
Dec. 24, 2009 Governor Quinn Encourages Donation of Unused Air Miles to Support Families of Wounded Servicemembers
Nov. 30, 2009 Governor Quinn Calls on Illinois Residents To Support Our Troops This Holiday Season
Nov. 21, 2009 Governor Quinn Signs Legislation to Support Illinois' Injured Servicemembers
Nov. 8, 2009 Governor Quinn Encourages Residents To Support Illinois Military Family Relief Fund
July 23, 2009 Governor Quinn Encourages Citizens to Donate Unused Air Miles to Support Families of Wounded Servicemembers
April 8, 2009 Gov. Quinn and Rep. Foster Announce Legislation to Create National Military Family Relief Fund
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Veterans and Military Families
Nov. 5, 2009 Issue Position: Veterans and Military Families
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