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  1. Chicago GOP wins federal case to keep Democrats from serving in GOP slotsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 15 | Illinoisreview

    ... we had genuine Republicans in every precinct to help reduce fraud. It worked, and as a result Mike Madigan and Pat Quinn passed an amendment to the election code to make it harder for us. The amendment said that the county chairman could no longer ...

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  2. Capitol FactsRead the original story

    Aug 15, 2016 | Free Press

    ... be surprised who is keeping the Illinois Republican Party afloat. Tuesday, September 13, 2016 Former Governor Pat Quinn announced last week he is putting together a plan to fairly remap political districts. Yes, Quinn had a chance to do this while ...

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  3. Churchill Downs Looks Stretched AgainRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 14 | Seeking Alpha

    ... at Arlington in Illinois, where gaming expansion hopes have been rekindled under a new governor (previous governor Pat Quinn vetoed two bills) and amidst a year-long budget impasse. Reportedly, there are two competing proposals : one would put a ...

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  4. How can we miss you if you won't go away?Read the original story

    Wednesday Sep 14 | The Capitol Fax Blog

    ... ? Hardiman ran an almost non-existent campaign. So, he didn't "win" those votes and counties. The inept, unpopular Pat Quinn lost them. Post your comment ... And please take a half second to come up with a nickname . It makes following the posts ...

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  5. Illinois Supreme Court rejects new hearing for redistricting amendmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 13 | The Daily Gazette

    ... this time as the current map was drawn by majority Democrats and signed by Rauner's predecessor, Democratic Gov. Pat Quinn. The Independent Maps group contends the current method of redrawing districts presents a conflict of interest in which ...

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  6. Seneca gets grant; also hires part-time officerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 9 | The Times

    ... executive order to re-evaluate government funding that was pushed through at the last minute by his predecessor, Pat Quinn. "We'll have to set up a separate park fund account," Timmons said. "It would be similar to how we handle our Motor Fuel Tax ...

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  7. Challenger grasps at Bustos rumorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 9 | The Daily Gazette

    ... 20 announced he would seek re-election. Others rumored to be interested are U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin, former governor Pat Quinn, and state senators Kwame Raoul and Heather Steans. Although Bustos neither has confirmed nor denied an interest in running ...

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  8. Will Madigan try to kill Quinn's mayoral term limits proposal?Read the original story

    Friday Sep 9 | The Capitol Fax Blog

    Sneed hears House Speaker Mike Madigan is planning to ax former Gov. Pat Quinn's two-term mayoral initiative when it gets filed. a Buckshot: Madigan, the state's powerful Dem party chief who equates Quinn to a slug, plans to work at squashing Quinn's plan to impose a two-term limit on Chicago's mayor - which he claims is the only big city in the country without it.

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  9. Batting cleanup is never easyRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 8 | The Capitol Fax Blog

    A much-heralded move by the Rauner administration to replace the private firm that operates the Illinois Lottery has a previously unreported string attached that will force the new operator to pay as much as $56 million if it wants to use its own supplier rather than incumbent firm Gtech. The string-technically a clause dealing with "residual value"-is buried deep within a state bidding document that was quietly issued July 28. Rauner administration and lottery officials say they had to include the clause because language originally drafted by former Gov. Pat Quinn's administration "tied our hands" and that, despite the clause, the lottery will soon have a new and improved private manager.

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  10. Capitol FactsRead the original story

    Aug 4, 2016 | Free Press

    Former Governor Pat Quinn announced last week he is putting together a plan to fairly remap political districts. Yes, Quinn had a chance to do this while he was governor.

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  11. Poll: Chicago Voters Sour on Rahm, Tax HikesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 8 | Switched

    ... who may want his job, according to The Insider poll. In a head-to-head contest that includes ex-Governor Pat Quinn, 2011 mayoral candidate and Cook County Commissioner Jesus "Chuy" Garcia, and Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart, Dart leads Emanuel ...

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  12. Rep. Bustos Floated as Candidate for Ill. Governor: ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 7 | NBC Chicago

    ... Heather Steans have also been floated as potential Democratic choices for the 2018 gubernatorial race. Former Gov. Pat Quinn, who lost to Rauner in 2014, has also been discussed. Download one of the NBCChicago mobile apps and have the news come to ...

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  13. Our View: What was that young Marine's name?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 6 | The Times

    ... were readily provided by local labor unions and businesses. The memorial was dedicated on Nov. 10, 2009, by Gov. Pat Quinn as hallowed ground to honor those Illinois troops who gave their lives for their country. Initially, the thought was those who ...

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  14. Capital Facts: Quinn is out, yet pulled back inRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 6 | The Times

    ... say anything that is in any way contrary to the governor's wishes. Last Monday, not long after former Gov. Pat Quinn announced he would put forth his own redistricting reform plan, the Illinois Republican Party sent out a blistering press release ...

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  15. Republicans toss Quinn's remap reform proposalRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 6 | Free Press

    ... say anything that is in any way contrary to the governor's wishes. Last Monday, not long after former Gov. Pat Quinn announced he would put forth his own redistricting reform plan, the Illinois Republican Party sent out a blistering press release ...

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  16. Fortner resurrects "crowd sourcing" remap reform planRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 6 | The Capitol Fax Blog

    When former Gov. Pat Quinn produced his own remap plan, it was nitpicked to death by the media. We didn't see hardly any of that sort of analysis of the remap reformers' two failed plans.

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  17. Illinois Republicans Want To Shut Down Same-Day Voter RegistrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 6 | ThinkProgress

    ... Day. The program proved successful , so one month after the election, the state legislation passed and former Gov. Pat Quinn (D) signed a bill making same-day registration a permanent feature in Illinois elections. Fifteen states including Illinois ...

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  18. Illinois' pile of unpaid bills could hit record of $14 billion next summerRead the original story

    Friday Sep 2 | Daily Egyptian

    ... new fiscal year starts in July, a figure that dwarfs the previous high of $10 billion under former Democratic Gov. Pat Quinn. As the state struggles to make ends meet, Moody's raised concerns about payments that are normally prioritized, such as ...

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  19. Rauner moves to dump 29 political hires from Blagojevich, Quinn erasRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 2 | Daily Egyptian

    ... Gov. Rod Blagojevich took office in 2003, but determined that such hiring escalated under former Democratic Gov. Pat Quinn's administration. "The duration and pervasiveness of IDOT's improper acts have undoubtedly denied countless qualified ...

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  20. Rauner fires 29 from patronage scandal under predecessorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 1 | The Daily Gazette

    ... But hundreds of people were hired into the IDOT posts starting in 2003 under Democratic Govs. Rod Blagojevich and Pat Quinn. Blagojevich, impeached, removed from office, and imprisoned on federal corruption charges, had other hiring scandals while ...

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