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Stupid_Dems - Six Quincy property owners face deadline - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
These are "elected officials" not employees. They are not entitled to heath insurance in my thinking based on the hours they work. I do realize they put in more time than the council meeting. But they are still a long way from being full time. Why are city taxpayers being burdened with the cost of their heath care when the county and the school board do not feed at the trough? The total cost for the…
1950Brutus - Strawman: Eric Holder To The Rescue..... - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Is he bringing Oprah with him???
qfingers - Six Quincy property owners face deadline - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
And why should this stop? It's all part of their compensation. They spend a lot more time than what you see on TV. For example, if you eliminate the health care you reduce the likelihood of a small business owner wanting to run. Plus it also means most of the council members have the same health insurance as other city employees...which seems like a jolly good idea There are two reasons…
pjohnf - Clock ticks on Illinois term limits ballot measure - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Why does the proposal have the size of the House and Senate in it? It should have only dealt with whether voters support term limits for our corrupt politicians. However even with the House and Senate changes in it, it should be allowed to be voted on by voters. The only reason Quinn and Madigan oppose the measure is because it threatens their power and control.
pjohnf - Bad news for hopeful Illinoisans on jobs, economy - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
In other words Quinn's figures are a lie and a distortion of the true employment and unemployment numbers. Numbers I've seen that show only 47% of working American's have full time jobs. That is hardly good news for workers.

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GOP candidates back in Quincy after an appearance last week

Just a week after a visit to Quincy, gubernatorial candidate Sen. Kirk Dillard was back on Wednesday.

The Republican State Senator from Hinsdale spoke to a Quincy Area Chamber of Commerce group at lunchtime and attended a fundraiser at Quincy Country Club in the evening. 

Dillard said campaigning in the home area of his running mate, State Rep. Jil Tracy of Quincy, shows voters he's taking nothing for granted, as he lost the GOP nomination for governor four years ago to Bill Brady by 193 votes.

Dillard was the second of the four GOP candidates for governor to speak before the Chamber group. State Treasurer Dan Rutherford spoke to them last month at Spring Lake Country Club


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