Quinn names new Director of Illinois Department of Veterans' Affairs


Governor Pat Quinn named 28-year-old, Dan Grant as the Department of Veteran's Affairs new director Sunday.

Grant, an Iraq War veteran, was Quinn's senior policy advisor for military and veterans affairs. Grant replaces Tammy Duckworth who President Obama nominated to serve as an Assistant Secretary at the Federal Department of Veterans Affairs.

Quinn is expected to announce who will be his Chief of Staff and general counsel on Monday.

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