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Heartsaver AED Fund

Automated External Defibrillators save lives. That's why IL Lt. Gov. Pat Quinn wants AED's to be as common as fire extinguishers in Illinois schools, park districts and physical fitness facilities. He helped set up the Illinois Heartsaver AED Fund to

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Lt. Governor Quinn marks 5th annual Healthy Smiles Week in Illinois

CHICAGO - October 9, 2008. Lt. Governor Quinn celebrates the 5th annual Healthy Smiles Week in Illinois with kindergarten children and the tooth fairy!

Quinn celebrates CPR and AED Awareness Week with Illinois Heartsaver Heroes

CHICAGO - June 4, 2008. Lt. Governor Pat Quinn honored 29 Illinois citizens with Heartsaver Hero awards for their efforts to save lives across the Land of Lincoln in celebration of CPR and AED Awareness Week.

Lt. Governor Pat Quinn teams up with the Conference of Women Legislators in a national, bipartisan effort to ‘end cervical cancer in our lifetime’

SPRINGFIELD - April 29, 2008. A national campaign to end cervical cancer is gaining momentum in Illinois, with Lt. Governor Pat Quinn partnering with the Conference of Women Legislators to distribute more than 10,000 informational brochures and awareness bracelets across the state as part of the Ending Cervical Cancer in Our Lifetime initiative of the National Lieutenant Governors Association.

Lt. Governor Pat Quinn addresses conservationists at 13th annual Illinois Association of Park Districts Legislative Conference

SPRINGFIELD - April 2, 2008. Lt. Governor Pat Quinn joined state officials and conservationists for the 13th Annual Illinois Association of Park Districts Legislative Conference at the Crowne Plaza Springfield, 3000 South Dirksen Parkway.