IL Senator calls out Public Health Director in response to Legionnaire’s outbreak at Quincy Vets home

State Sen. Sam McCann is offering the strongest response yet to the ongoing concerns about Legionnaire’s Disease at the Quincy Veterans’ Home. The Macoupin County Republican is calling on Illinois Public Health Director Nirav Shah to resign, citing communication issues with the newest cases at Quincy.


He is also calling for a capital plan to help upgrade the infrastructure of the state’s veterans’ homes and finish the stalled veterans’ home project in Chicago.