Pat Quinn (SFS ’71) wins razor-thin Illinois gubernatorial race

On Thursday, the Associated Press projected that Pat Quinn (SFS ’71) will be elected to serve his first full term as governor of Illinois. Quinn, who replaced scandal-ridden Governor Rod Blagojevich in the state’s highest office, beat Republican… Read More

Georgetown Grad Pat Quinn becomes Illinois’ Governor

Eager beaver Last night, the Illinois State Senate closed their impeachment proceedings against Governor Rod Blagojevich by giving him the boot. As mandated by Illinois’ constitution, Georgetown Graduate Lt. Governor Pat Quinn (SFS `71) immediately succeeded him and… Read More