The Governor of Illinois is the head of the executive branch of Illinois's state
government and the commander-in-chief of the state's military forces. The
NGA Leadership. Illinois : Past Governors Bios ... James Robert Thompson,
Illinois, (1977 - 1991 ), Republican ... Adlai Ewing Stevenson, Illinois, (1949 -
The US50 - Illinois is a extensive guide to the history and ...
The second Illinois Governor was born in Virginia and attended. William and
Mary ... A proponent of slavery, Reynolds narrowly won the governor- ship in
Jan 30, 2013 ... Former Illinois Gov. George Ryan will be leaving prison and heading to a halfway
house after serving more than five years for corruption.
Mar 15, 2012 ... Blagojevich is the second Illinois governor in a row to follow his term in the ... He
joins a long list of politicians who are giving a new meaning to ...
Nov 7, 2014 ... With Bruce Rauner's election in Illinois, the Republican Governor's Association
has checked this bluer-than-blue state off its Democrat tick list.
Feb 11, 2008 ... List of Illinois Governors. Shadrach Bond (1818-1822); Edward Coles (1822-
1826); Ninian Edwards (1826-1830); John Reynolds (1830-1834) ...
Jan 30, 2013 ... —Rod Blagojevich — Governor from 2002 through 2009, when he became the
first Illinois governor in history to be impeached. Convicted of ...
This house has served as the official residence of Illinois' Governors and their
families ... He was the son of a pious father who gave scriptural names to his