Gov. Quinn picks Paul Vallas for running mate
Illinois Governor Pat Quinn on Friday announced his new running mate.
Paul Vallas will be on the Democrat ticket for lieutenant governor in the 2014 election.
Vallas, a former state gubernatorial candidate himself, is nationally known for his success in improving some of America`s most troubled schools, serving as superintendent of schools in Bridgeport, Connecticut, and New Orleans, and CEO of Chicago Public Schools for six years.