"Lisa Madigan" has been the 41st Illinois Attorney General/Attorney General of the US state of Illinois since 2003, when she became the first female attorney general for Illinois. She is a Democratic Party (United States)/Democrat and the stepdaughter of Michael Madigan, who has been Speaker of the Illinois House of Representatives for most of the last quarter century.
On December 12, 2008, she attracted national attention after filing a motion with the Supreme Court of Illinois to temporarily remove Governor Rod Blagojevich from office.Request for temporary restraining order filed before Supreme Court of Illinois on December 12, 2008 [http://www.ag.state.il.us/pressroom/2008_12/MOTION_FOR%20TRO_12-12-2008_10-19-24.pdf]
The motion was subsequently denied by the court without a hearing, and Blagojevich was subsequently impeached and removed from office by the Illinois General Assembly.If you enjoy these quotes, be sure to check out other famous poets! More Lisa Madigan on Wikipedia.
We have a lot of information to sift through. There are 5,100 gas stations in Illinois, ... All you have to do is go out on the street and look up to see how much gas has gone up. We are making determinations as to whether or not there is a legitimate reason for that or whether or not we are being exploited.Lisa Madigan
Just because something isn't illegal doesn't make it right. These are lollipops that are clearly targeted at kids, ... As parents, you spend an enormous amount of time and energy saying to kids, 'Don't smoke, don't drink, don't do drugs.' Anything the glamorizes or lures them into these destructive behaviors shouldn't be promoted.Lisa Madigan