Quinn http://peoriapublicradio.org en Rauner: I followed law on taxes http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/rauner-i-followed-law-taxes <div>Bruce Rauner, the Republican nominee for Illinois governor, says he followed the letter of the law when filing his taxes. But he won't say whether it was fair.&nbsp;</div><p> Fri, 11 Jul 2014 22:18:36 +0000 Amanda Vinicky 26335 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Rauner: I followed law on taxes Quinn could send state police to tackle Chicago violence http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/quinn-could-send-state-police-tackle-chicago-violence <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Illinois Governor Pat Quinn is willing to provide back-up for the Chicago Police Department. More than 50 people were shot in Chicago over the long holiday weekend. &nbsp;</span></p><p> Tue, 08 Jul 2014 21:54:12 +0000 Tony Arnold 26134 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Quinn could send state police to tackle Chicago violence Illinois bans police ticket quotas http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/illinois-bans-police-ticket-quotas <div>Police in Illinois can no longer be required to meet quotas for issuing tickets. Governor Pat Quinn Sunday signed legislation prohibiting the practice.&nbsp;</div><p> Mon, 16 Jun 2014 09:58:06 +0000 Brian Mackey 24952 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Illinois bans police ticket quotas Quinn, Rauner make their case with business leaders http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/quinn-rauner-make-their-case-business-leaders <div>The two men dueling to be Illinois' next governor tried Wednesday to win over business leaders with their plans for the state's finances. They both made appearances before a joint meeting of Illinois' retailers and manufacturers, in Springfield. &nbsp;</div><p> Wed, 07 May 2014 22:45:30 +0000 Amanda Vinicky 22972 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Quinn, Rauner make their case with business leaders Lawmakers question anti-violence program http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/lawmakers-question-anti-violence-program <div>Illinois lawmakers continue to shine a light on a troubled anti-violence program once touted by Governor Pat Quinn. Tuesday, a legislative panel voted to give itself subpoena power.&nbsp;</div><p> Tue, 06 May 2014 20:17:10 +0000 Brian Mackey 22903 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Lawmakers question anti-violence program Quinn weighs-in on property tax issue http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/quinn-weighs-property-tax-issue <div>Illinois Governor Pat Quinn says he thinks he knows how homeowners could avoid higher property taxes.</div><p> Mon, 28 Apr 2014 21:03:27 +0000 Tony Arnold 22503 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Quinn weighs-in on property tax issue Quinn releases 2013 tax returns http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/quinn-releases-2013-tax-returns <div>Governor Pat Quinn's has released his 2013 tax returns.&nbsp;</div><p> Mon, 21 Apr 2014 23:29:03 +0000 Amanda Vinicky 22131 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Quinn releases 2013 tax returns IL cost to lease cars might go down http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/il-cost-lease-cars-might-go-down <div>The cost of leasing an automobile in Illinois should be going down. At least, that's what's supposed to happen under legislation the governor signed into law Monday.&nbsp;</div><p> Mon, 21 Apr 2014 18:56:01 +0000 Brian Mackey 22111 at http://peoriapublicradio.org IL cost to lease cars might go down Quinn touts housing program during Peoria stop http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/quinn-touts-housing-program-during-peoria-stop <div>Governor Pat Quinn toured the state Monday to trumpet his program aimed at helping first-time homebuyers. &nbsp;That included a stop in Peoria, where he urged people to take advantage of "Welcome Home Illinois." The program offers homebuyers $7,500 for a down payment and interest rates as low as 3.75 percent. &nbsp;</div><p> Mon, 14 Apr 2014 21:34:30 +0000 Alex Rusciano 21770 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Quinn touts housing program during Peoria stop Quinn, Rauner square-off face to face http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/quinn-rauner-square-face-face <div>Governor Pat Quinn and his Republican challenger Bruce Rauner shared the same stage Friday.</div><p> Fri, 11 Apr 2014 23:02:22 +0000 Linda Lutton 21671 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Quinn, Rauner square-off face to face