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Pat Quinn's Public Statements on Issue: Women

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: Women
July 6, 2014 Chicago Tribune - Quinn Signs Birth-Control Measure, Says Court Ruling 'Distressing'
July 6, 2014 Governor Quinn Signs Law to Put Women's Rights Issue on the November Ballot, Referendum to Ask Voters if Health Insurance Plans Should be Required to Cover Contraception
June 30, 2014 Governor Quinn Statement on Hobby Lobby Decision
May 20, 2014 Governor Quinn Statement on Senate Passage of Legislation to Protect Pregnant Women
May 10, 2014 Governor Quinn Statement on Boko Haram Kidnappings
May 8, 2014 Governor Quinn Urges Senate to Pass Bill to Protect Pregnant Women
May 7, 2014 Governor Quinn Statement Urging Passage of Job Protections for Pregnant Women
April 10, 2014 Governor Quinn Statement on the Passage of Job Protection for Pregnant Women
April 8, 2014 Governor Quinn Urges Fairer Wages for Women On Equal Pay Day in Illinois
Jan. 19, 2014 Governor Quinn Continues Push to Raise Minimum Wage to At Least $10 an Hour
Aug. 6, 2013 Governor Quinn Signs Laws to Crack Down on Domestic Violence in Illinois
July 30, 2013 Governor Quinn Signs Legislation to Boost Minority-Owned Business Participation in State Construction Projects
March 29, 2013 Governor Quinn Hosts Illinois' First Women Business Owner Symposium
March 12, 2013 Governor Quinn Launches Women-Owned Business Initiative to Support Economic Growth Illinois' First Women Business Owners Symposium
Aug. 18, 2012 Governor Quinn Signs Laws to Boost Protections to Women
Oct. 12, 2011 Governor Quinn Supports Breast Cancer Awareness Month Welcoming Martina McBride and the PINK TOGETHER Express
Aug. 18, 2011 Governor Quinn Creates Women's Advisory Council
July 27, 2011 Governor Pat Quinn Signs Legislation to Protect Diversity in State Public Works Projects
Oct. 18, 2010 Governor Quinn Launches Effort to Improve Breast Cancer Detection and Treatment
Oct. 1, 2010 Governor Quinn Makes Plea to End Domestic Violence
Sept. 22, 2010 Governor Quinn Highlights State's Job Creation Efforts at Women's Business Conference
Aug. 26, 2010 Governor Quinn Marks 90th Anniversary of Women's Right to Vote; Proclaims Women's Equality Day
July 17, 2010 Governor Quinn Signs Legislation to Improve Veterans' Access to Small Business Loans
July 16, 2010 Governor Quinn Signs Bill to Create Jobs, Support Minority, Female and Disabled Business Owners
July 6, 2010 Governor Quinn Signs Laws to Protect Rights of Assault Victims
Jan. 13, 2010 Governor Pat Quinn's State of the State Address
Nov. 10, 2009 Governor Quinn Appoints Director To Boost Minority- And Women-Owned Businesses Darryl Harris Will Focus On Outreach, Contracting Efforts
March 27, 2009 Governor Quinn Celebrates Women's History Month
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Women and Children
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Equality and Inclusion
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