Former Gov. Pat Quinn’s Son Walking Across Illinois To Support Maywood Nonprofit

Monday, August 12, 2019 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: Patrick Quinn and his father, former Illinois governor Pat Quinn, at the start of the younger Quinn’s 190-mile walk across the state to help raise funds for Housing Forward. | Courtesy Patrick Quinn

In August 2001, former Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn walked across the state with his doctor Quentin Young to bring awareness to affordable healthcare for all. Now, the former governor’s son, Patrick, is walking in his father’s footsteps — well, almost.

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Former Gov. Cites Broadview In Push To Keep Chicago Mayor From Third Term

Wednesday, June 27, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: Former Illinois governor Pat Quinn. | Wikipedia 

Two years ago, the Illinois Supreme Court sided with a group of Broadview residents who wanted to impose mayoral term limits. The case, Johnson v. Ames, allowed for residents to vote on whether or not the mayor should be limited to two terms. Two years later, the case is still making waves.

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