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The links are working. You might have to register with Open The Books. It is free. BG
GuyFawkes10 - Police-fire pensions to go up in smoke? - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
You are not talking about normal people, you are talking about union employees that have a different mentality about "their" pension. Why wouldn't they, you pay for it.
UrKidsWillPay - Police shooting, pursuit in Downtown Hannibal - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Did you ever tell your family member its not a good idea to hang around with criminals?
Givemeliberty - Police-fire pensions to go up in smoke? - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
I would feel sick to my stomach and probably in a deep depression for weeks if someone took my entire retirement away, which is why I would never suggest a plan like that as a fix. Chad Grimm had a plan during the last election to fix pensions that would leave those close to retirement alone and those relatively new to the pensions (I think it was up to 10 years) would have a option to convert them…
CoolEdge - Police-fire pensions to go up in smoke? - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
I don't listen much to infowars ... but I don't think you understand what they are saying ... they are saying government will maybe decide to proceed FURTHER down the path of taking ALL funds from the private sector, to fund your HOLY government pension nirvana ... where government workers get riches, and the rest are their slaves. Yes ... "we" have already thought of what the totalitarians…

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Commodity prices hit Caterpillar profit, warns low oil prices will hurt '15

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Caterpillar Inc. on Tuesday reported lower quarterly net profit that missed expectations as lower prices for copper, coal and iron ore hurt mining equipment orders, and warned the recent fall in oil prices…

Illinois 'fracking' off to slow start amid oil-price slump

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The oil and gas drilling technique known as "fracking," once trumpeted as a job-creating boon for southern Illinois, is off to a feeble start in the state as slumping oil prices and the rigors of Illinois'…

Proposed Illinois legislation would ban powdered alcohol

2 days, 1 hour ago from Associated Press

A proposed Illinois law would ban the sale of powdered alcohol before it hits store shelves. State Sen. Ira Silverstein, a Chicago Democrat sponsoring the measure, said he doesn't want the product to…

Illinois jobless rate at lowest mark since 2008

3 days, 1 hour ago from Associated Press

Illinois' unemployment rate fell in December to the lowest it's been in almost seven years, 6.2 percent, the Illinois Department of Employment Security said Friday. That was down from 6.4 percent in November…

JWCC workforce programs to host business lunch and learn January 27

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Commerce Department to review proposals for Enterprise Zones

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The Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity (DCEO) has received 67 applications for Enterprise Zones from communities throughout the state. The department will now review the applications.…

The Patio restaurant could open as early as February 1

6 days, 4 hours ago by Scott Hardy

Restaurant has been closed since December 12, 2014

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