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New York will need to change it's nickname to something other than the BIG ROAD APPLE.
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Obama has sure helped in that, while he is in office the rich have gotten MUCH richer, and the middle class poorer. Wages down since he has been in office. Jobs are up, Obama says, fails to say they almost ALL part-time. Company has 30 full time employees before Obamacare, now has 50 employees, 3 full time, 47 part time. HEY employment is up. Less people working since WWII, yet population has grown.…
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This article is used to make a point in his bio that Sen LaHood is "considered" as more conservative than his moderate father.
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Being led by the likes of Reid, Pelosi and Obama is not being represented in DC. Boehner doesn't seem to be able to tell a lot of his people how to vote as opposed to the democrats who follow in lock step with the Obama, Reid and Pelosi cabal.
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Seems the junior varsity, ISIS, according to Obama, has a long reach.

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Ill. prisons to undergo computer system upgrade

10 months ago from the Associated Press

The $2 million dollar change could allow the agency to improve inmate health screening

Illinois prisons will be closed to visitors for one day next week to allow officials to upgrade an outdated and cumbersome computer system.

The Illinois Department of Corrections will begin the process of switching from its 30-year-old mainframe computer on Sunday, June 22. The $2 million dollar change could allow the agency to improve inmate health screening and to better coordinate inmate records with county jails.

IDOC spokesman Tom Shaer says it's amazing that the state's prison system is still using the technology first installed in the 1980s.

The agency oversees 48,000 prisoners and as many as 500 enter and leave every day. The state computer and Cook County record-keeping system cannot communicate - forcing workers to manually enter prisoner information.


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