Jack Franks

Gov. Quinn’s Pension Monster, ‘Squeezy The Python,’ Derided As LameThe governor's web-based social media strategy hasn't been met with much enthusiasm, CBS 2 Chief Correspondent Jay Levine reports.
New Legislation Puts Spotlight On Corporate Tax BreaksGovernor Pat Quinn put his signature on a bill that requires the public spotlight on the details of corporate tax breaks as soon as they are completed.
Lawmaker: Quinn A 'Coward' For His Handling Of DCFS InvestigationState Rep. Jack Franks, D-Woodstock, says Gov. Quinn knew in April that Erwin McEwen, then the head of the Department of Children and Family Services, was refusing to cooperate in a state inspector general's investigation.
State Lawmaker Wants To Revamp Transit BoardsIf McHenry County state Rep. Jack Franks gets his way, the politically connected people who sit on transit boards would be sent packing.