Gov. Quinn tours damaged Brookport community
BROOKPORT, Ill. - Illinois state officials, including Governor Pat Quinn, have been touring the damaged communities. Quinn wants to emphasize hope for the people who's homes are now in shambles and those who lost loved ones. He also reminded people to come together to get the help they need.
He reminded people that they would have to come together to ensure they get the financial help they need from the federal government. He emphasized, "It's really, really important that we have accurate assessment as best we can. It's a traumatic time."