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Pat Quinn's Public Statements on Issue: Arts, Entertainment, and History

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. 24, 2014 Governor Quinn Statement on Jackie Robinson West Little League Team
Aug. 23, 2014 Governor Quinn Statement on Jackie Robinson West Little League Team
Aug. 22, 2014 Governor Quinn Announces $2.5 Million Investment for East St. Louis Recreational Facility
Aug. 19, 2014 Governor Quinn Signs Law to Help Prevent Concussions Among High School Athletes
Aug. 7, 2014 Governor Quinn Announces Investment to Improve Danville's David S. Palmer Arena
Aug. 1, 2014 Governor Quinn Announces Investments to Expand Recreation and Tourism in Rockford Area
Aug. 1, 2014 Governor Quinn Announces Investments to Expand Recreation and Tourism in Rockford Area
July 31, 2014 Fishing, Wildlife, Dog Shows, Free Entertainment and Smokey Bear Highlight Youth and Family Fun at Conservation World during Illinois State Fair
July 27, 2014 Governor Quinn Signs Legislation to Expand the Holocaust and Genocide Commission
July 26, 2014 Governor Quinn Breaks Ground on New Pullman Community Center in Chicago
July 18, 2014 Governor Quinn Unveils Mandela Road in Chicago - Portion of Cicero Avenue Now Named for Late World Leader
June 25, 2014 Governor Quinn Statement on Anniversary of Fair Labor Standards Act
June 18, 2014 Governor Quinn Statement on the Observance of Juneteenth
June 14, 2014 Governor Quinn Announces $20 Million Investment in Illinois' Public Museums
June 13, 2014 Governor Quinn to Sign Legislation to Create New Lottery Instant Game for Special Olympics Illinois
June 5, 2014 Governor Quinn Proclaims "Illinois D-Day Veterans Day"
May 28, 2014 Governor Quinn Statement on Passing of World-Renowned Poet and Author Maya Angelou
May 1, 2014 Governor Quinn Statement on Yom HaShoah
April 24, 2014 Governor Quinn Proclaims April 24 Jan Karski Day in Illinois
April 23, 2014 Governor Quinn Proclaims "Wrigley Field Day"
April 23, 2014 Governor Quinn Announces $60 Million Investment in Western Illinois University Center for Performing Arts
April 15, 2014 Governor Quinn Honors Jackie Robinson
April 7, 2014 Governor Quinn Announces $100 Million for Local Transportation Improvements Across Illinois
March 28, 2014 Governor Quinn Celebrates Life of César Chávez as Biographical Film Opens
March 14, 2014 Governor Quinn Announces Kerry Wood Cubs Field Project to Move Forward
Feb. 6, 2014 Governor Quinn Salutes Illinois Olympians Urges Illinois Residents to Enjoy Winter Activities
Jan. 21, 2014 Governor Quinn Announces Record $358 Million Year for Film Industry
Jan. 19, 2014 Governor Quinn Continues Push to Raise Minimum Wage to At Least $10 an Hour
Dec. 5, 2013 Statement from Governor Pat Quinn on the Passing of President Nelson Mandela
Nov. 26, 2013 Governor Quinn Encourages People Across Illinois to Help Someone in Need This Thanksgiving
Nov. 19, 2013 Governor Quinn Joins First-in-the-Nation 150th Anniversary Reading of the Gettysburg Address
Nov. 17, 2013 Governor Quinn Reminds Everyone in Illinois to Reflect on John F. Kennedy's Legacy this Friday, Nov. 22
Oct. 23, 2013 Statement From Governor Pat Quinn On House Bill 1200
Sept. 24, 2013 Governor Quinn Announces Events for 150th Anniversary of Gettysburg Address
Sept. 24, 2013 Governor Quinn Announces Events for 150th Anniversary of Gettysburg Address
Sept. 15, 2013 Governor Quinn Proclaims September 21 "George Harrison Day" in Illinois
Sept. 9, 2013 Governor Quinn Releases Statement on Passing of Don Wade
Aug. 28, 2013 Governor Quinn Joins Worldwide Bell-Ringing to Commemorate 50th Anniversary of Dr. King's "I Have a Dream" Speech
Aug. 24, 2013 Governor Quinn Commemorates 50th Anniversary of the March on Washington
July 28, 2013 Governor Quinn Signs Legislation to Help Student Athletes with Disabilities
July 8, 2013 Governor Quinn Announces Record-Breaking Statewide Tourism Numbers
July 4, 2013 On Fourth of July Governor Quinn Signs New Laws Helping Servicemembers Find Employment
June 28, 2013 Governor Quinn Proclaims Chicago Blackhawks Day in Illinois
June 25, 2013 Massachusetts Governor to Make Good on Stanley Cup Wager with Governor Quinn
June 11, 2013 Governor Quinn Announces Stanley Cup Wager with Massachusetts Governor Patrick
April 12, 2013 Governor Quinn Announces Record $184 Million Year for Illinois Film Industry
April 3, 2013 Governor Quinn's Trade Mission to Mexico to Boost Illinois Tourism
March 5, 2013 Governors Fight to Keep Wrestling in Olympics
March 1, 2013 Governor Quinn Announces Investments to Continue Developing Millennium Reserve
Feb. 19, 2013 Governor Quinn, Mayor Emanuel and the Metropolitan Pier and Exposition Authority Announce the Construction of a 1,200-Room "Headquarters Hotel" Near McCormick Place
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