sworn in http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Zimmerman sworn in as St. Louis County Assessor http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/zimmerman-sworn-st-louis-county-assessor <p>For the first time in more than 50 years, St. Louis County has an <em>elected </em>assessor - not one appointed by the county executive.</p><p>Jake Zimmerman was sworn into office today following his election on April 5. Zimmerman says his priority is to build an accountable office that listens to the county&#39;s taxpayers.</p> Wed, 20 Apr 2011 22:15:03 +0000 Bill Raack 999 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Zimmerman sworn in as St. Louis County Assessor Quinn sworn in as Ill. governor http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/quinn-sworn-ill-governor <p>Democrat Pat Quinn has been sworn in to a full term as governor of Illinois, two years after he got the job when his predecessor, the <a href="http://www.publicbroadcasting.net/kwmu/news.newsmain/article/1/0/1693407/St..Louis.Public.Radio.News/Blagojevich.retrial.likely.to.start.in.January">much-discussed Rod Blagojevich</a>, was kicked out of office.</p><p>Quinn was sworn in Monday in Springfield amid an <a href="http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/morning-headlines-coleman-text-messages-mo-tatoos-il-budget">immense budget crisis</a>.</p> Mon, 10 Jan 2011 18:18:31 +0000 Kelsey Proud & The Associated Press 283 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Quinn sworn in as Ill. governor