Governor Quinn – A Week in Review

Quote to Remember…Force is the vital principal and immediate parent of despotism.”~George Washington
Illinois Governor Quinn Calls Special Session June 19 on Pensions
Due to the second major downgrade of Illinois’ credit rating, Governor Quinn, has called a special session on June 19 to address the state’s pension crisis.
Governor Quinn Statement on Illinois Credit Downgrade
Governor Quinn has issued a statement in response to Moody’s downgrade from A2 to A3.

Governor Quinn -LINK up Illinois Double Value Coupon Program
 Program Makes Nutritious Foods Available to Families Across Illinois

06/08/13 – Governor Quinn Encourages Use of LINK Cards at Illinois Farmers Markets

Governor Quinn Makes Executive Appointments

Fills Key Positions on Transit, Medical, Law Enforcement, and Developmental Disabilities Boards and Commissions.
Governor Quinn Announces Honorary Street Naming for MA Governor Deval Patrick
Governor Quinn Identifies Temporary Emergency Assistance to Roseland Hospital
Independent Financial Experts will Conduct Comprehensive Immediate review
Governor Quinn Signed legislation That Renews Online Horse Betting for Residents
Though the state law allowing the practice expired in late 2012, two companies that took bets from Illinois gamblers kept up the practice until state officials forced them to stop.
I’d like to thank Paul Sjordal for allowing me to use information from his Newsletter. If you would like to contact Paul you can so do at: psjordal@yahoo.com


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