Gov. Pat Quinn used Wednesday's State of the State address to call for ending an Illinois tax on natural gas.The Democratic governor also proposed the creation of a new tax credit for parents with children, which he said will save $100 a year for the average family of four.
On Tuesday morning, Illinois Governor Pat Quinn signed into law legislation designed to give parents and communities access to user-friendly reports about public schools and districts performance statewide.
Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn says lawmakers will try again this year to pass a gambling expansion bill.Quinn said on Friday he's talked with Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Illinois Senate President John Cullerton about ways to revive the so-far failed measure in the coming months.