Pat Quinn

Elections, retirements bring in new state CIOs in 2015

by • 7 years ago

In a tumultuous year for state information technology, more than 20 states welcomed new CIOs due to changes from elections, retirements or resignations.

Election Day: 10 new governors to take office

by • 8 years ago

Ten new governors, including Pennsylvania's Tom Wolf, will take control of state governments following Tuesday’s mid-term elections that saw 36 governorships contested around the country.

Illinois legislation looks to make government more efficient

by • 9 years ago

Governor Pat Quinn today signed legislation that will help make local governments more efficient.

Illinois to allow voters to register online

by • 9 years ago

Governor Pat Quinn signed legislation into law on Saturday revising the Illinois Election code that makes Illinois the 18th state to allow its residents to register to vote online.

Illinois online voter registration bill passes Senate

by • 9 years ago

The Illinois Senate has passed House Bill 2418 that allows citizens to register online to vote.

Illinois launches cyber challenge to connect veterans, students with cybersecurity careers

by • 9 years ago

CHICAGO – Governor Pat Quinn today was joined by the Cyber Aces Foundation to announce the Illinois Governor’s Cyber Challenge, a statewide competition that will fill mission-critical jobs in the emerging cybersecurity workforce. The announcement is part of Governor Quinn’s agenda to increase public safety and help Illinois residents find employment. The Cyber Challenge is designed to provide a pathway of learning and workforce training for Veterans and students.

Illinois health IT office announces $1.3 million grant

by • 10 years ago

Federal funding will upgrade health information technology for 1,600 providers across the state.