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  1. What's the harm? Ask Pat QuinnRead the original story

    Jun 22, 2015 | The Capitol Fax Blog

    ... predictions should always be put under a microscope and compared to actual facts and history. In July 2013, Gov. Pat Quinn vetoed lawmakers' salaries and stipends out of the state budget. He "hit them in the wallet," he said, to spur action on ...

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  2. Korecki: Mike Madigan sends a message by showing his softer sideRead the original story

    Jun 20, 2015 | Chicago Sun-Times

    House Speaker Mike Madigan, left, and Gov. Bruce Rauner, seen here in February, haven't had much to shake hands about lately. AP file photo About two years ago, when Pat Quinn was governor and the typical end-of-session madness was going on in Springfield, I happened to see Illinois House Speaker Mike Madigan walking out of the Capitol.

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  3. Rauner appoints four to inaugural Secure Choice Savings Plan BoardRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2015 | Illinoisreview

    Friday, Governor Rauner announced the persons he's appointing to set up the first Secure Choice Savings Plan Board in the nation. The board, which was signed into law by former Governor Pat Quinn as he exited office, will oversee a pooled investment fund for employees not covered by employer-provided qualified retirement plans in businesses and not-for-profits with 25 or more on staff.

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  4. Rahm Emanuel laughs off boos at Blackhawks rallyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2015 | Chicago Tribune

    ... no introduction, said a few words and stepped away before the crowd had much time to react. Then-Democratic Gov. Pat Quinn didn't have the same luck. Announcer Pat Foley introduced Quinn, and the boos rained down upon him. New Republican Gov. Bruce ...

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  5. Longtime auditor general to retireRead the original story

    Jun 17, 2015 | Daily Chronicle

    ... problems with accounting and contracting rules. A review of an anti-violence program spearheaded by former Gov. Pat Quinn became a major stumbling block in the Democrat's failed re-election bid last year. The 63-year-old, with a reputation for being ...

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  6. Getting Closer to the End: Judge Nullifies Federal Approval of Illiana TollwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2015 | Streets Blog Chicago

    ... is the latest stake in the heart of the Illiana, a terrible idea that was promoted heavily by former governor Pat Quinn and state representatives from the south suburbs. Two weeks ago, current governor Bruce Rauner ordered IDOT to suspend all ...

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  7. Federal Judge Strikes Blow to Illiana Tollway ProjectRead the original story

    Jun 17, 2015 | McGraw-Hill Construction

    ... of suspending all existing project contracts and procurements." Under the stewardship of former Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn and Indiana Gov. Mike Pence, original plans called for private developers to finance, construct, operate and maintain Illiana, ...

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  8. Illinois' auditor general to announce retirementRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2015 | WFIE-TV Evansville

    ... include examinations of Department of Transportation spending and a troubled anti-violence program former Gov. Pat Quinn launched. Senate Republican Leader Christine Radogno (rah-DOH'-nyoh) says in a statement that Holland has proven his "loyalties ...

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  9. Park District grants remain in limbo as state budget talks continueRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2015 | 95Q

    ... a combination of OSLAD and Department of Economic Opportunity money and were promised to the district by Governor Pat Quinn last year prior to the November election. Clevenger says they will have a clearer picture of the status of their grants after ...

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  10. Early & OftenIllinois auditor general retiringRead the original story

    Jun 17, 2015 | Chicago Sun-Times

    ... Recovery Initiative became campaign fodder for Gov. Bruce Rauner's election campaign. The audits showed that Gov. Pat Quinn promised millions of dollars in state money to a series of neighborhood groups before his 2010 election. Some of the grants ...

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  11. Procedural rules and the same ol' same ol'Read the original story

    Jun 17, 2015 | The Capitol Fax Blog

    ... Department of Corrections spokeswoman Nicole Wilson] said. [] And, it comes three years after former Gov. Pat Quinn's administration barred a Republican senator access to a youth prison in Murphysboro that Quinn was trying to close. In the ...

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  12. Sights Set on Gov. Rauner In Bobcat-Hunting DebateRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2015 | WMGI-FM Terre Haute

    ... tened-species list from 1977 to 1999. Last year, lawmakers attempted to overturn the ban on hunting, but then-Gov. Pat Quinn vetoed the bill.

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  13. Federal judge strikes another blow against proposed Illiana TollwayRead the original story

    Jun 16, 2015 | Chicago Sun-Times

    ... its need. Indiana has also suspended work on the project pending a cost-benefit review. Former Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn, a Democrat, supported the expressway. Last month, the FHA approved plans for the project, giving officials the green light to ...

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  14. Hospital group says Illinois could lease Healthcare.govRead the original story

    Jun 16, 2015 | WFIE-TV Evansville

    ... would sign. The partisan fight over Obama's health law stalled a state exchange in Illinois. Former Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn, a Democrat, had supported a state-run insurance exchange but was never able to get enough legislative support. At issue in ...

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  15. Judge strikes another blow against proposed Illiana TollwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2015 | Daily Chronicle

    ... its need. Indiana has also suspended work on the project pending a cost-benefit review. Former Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn, a Democrat, supported the expressway. Last month, the FHA approved plans for the project, giving officials the green light to ...

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  16. Playing politics without a budget dealRead the original story

    Jun 16, 2015 | Free Press

    ... partisan. Add in all the Republican Senate districts he won, and Rauner took 35 Senate districts to then-Gov. Pat Quinn's 23, and came very close to tying Quinn in one other (Sen. Linda Holmes). I used Scott Kennedy's indispensable ...

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  17. Rauner readies TV ad campaignRead the original story

    Jun 15, 2015 | The Capitol Fax Blog

    NBC Chicago has learned Turnaround Illinois, the independent expenditure committee formed in April to "support state legislative candidates who support Gov. Rauner's bold and needed reforms and to oppose those who stand in the way," is on the cusp of making its first ad buy in the Chicago television market reportedly for an estimated $450,000. When asked about this, the governor's office had no comment.

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  18. Today's number: 15Read the original story

    Jun 15, 2015 | The Capitol Fax Blog

    ... partisan. Add in all the Republican Senate districts he won, and Rauner took 35 Senate districts to then-Gov. Pat Quinn's 23, and came very close to tying Quinn in one other (Sen. Linda Holmes). I used Scott Kennedy's indispensable ...

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  19. Gov. Rauner, public unions not close on contractsRead the original story

    Jun 14, 2015 | Daily Chronicle

    ... a less-pressurized setting, as has happened under past governors, including Rauner's predecessor, Democratic Gov. Pat Quinn. If not, a strike or lockout could occur. AFSCME spokesman Anders Lindall said the union is committed to “doing the ...

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  20. Governor Eyeing 2016 with Speeches, MoneyRead the original story

    Jun 14, 2015 | River Cities' Reader

    ... partisan. Add in all the Republican Senate districts he won, and Rauner took 35 Senate districts to then-Governor Pat Quinn's 23, and came very close to Quinn in one other (Senator Linda Holmes'). The governor was in Democratic Senator Gary Forby's ...

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