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Quinn To Visit Wounded Veterans In Germany

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Gov. Pat Quinn delivers a victory speech outside the Thompson Center after Republican rival Bill Brady conceded the 2010 race for governor. (CBS)

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CHICAGO (AP) ― Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn is headed to an overseas military base in Germany to visit wounded service members.

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Quinn’s office said Sunday that the governor would make his trip to Landstuhl Regional Medical Center in Germany on Monday. It will be Quinn’s sixth trip to the medical center.

Quinn plans to hand-deliver thousands of holiday cards from Illinois schoolchildren to service members, doctors and staff.

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