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 historic events from the
state of Illinois.
Congress and was elected Governor without opposition in 1818. He ... The
second Illinois Governor was born in Virginia and attended. William and Mary ...
Jan 30, 2013 ... _Rod Blagojevich – Governor from 2002 through 2009, when he became the first
Illinois governor in history to be impeached. Convicted of ...
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 ...
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 ... From Yahoo News: Former Illinois Gov. George Ryan will be leaving prison and
heading to a halfway house after serving more than five years ...
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.
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