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1950Brutus - Schock billed taxpayers for private plane to football game - - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Not spreading any rumors - just stating my opinion. Correct me if I am wrong but that is what this site is for.
chebby79 - Schock billed taxpayers for private plane to football game - - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
I'm glad he's paying it back. the real question is, would he have paid it back it he hadn't been caught.??methinks not. remember this the next election, and vote this thief out of office. most thieves try NOT to draw attention to themselves. he did just the opposite. that's our money he's stealing, btw. you wouldn't invite him over to your house and tell him to take what…
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Yup, Privatization is looking good right about now.
pjohnf - DOJ Report renews outrage in Ferguson - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
New outrage, all right let's riot, loot and burn things, that will help. 67% of the population of Ferguson is black, 93% of arrests were black people, what do they want only 67% of black criminals are to be arrested? I guess they want to make sure that at least 33% of all arrests are of white people even if they don't commit a crime. You didn't see white people burning and looting Ferguson,…
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Isn't anybody going to defend poor Nancy? As insulting as she is to everyone aren't you dem readers going to defend her from all the attacks? Oh wait you can't defend blatant idiocy.

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Al Gore sues Al Jazeera for withholding money after Current TV deal

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Al Gore and Joel Hyatt filed a lawsuit on Friday against Al Jazeera, claiming the Qatar-based broadcaster owes them millions of dollars after it bought Current TV.

Al Jazeera acquired Current TV for an estimated $500 million in 2013. Gore and Hyatt are suing for fraud and numerous material breaches of the acquisition.

David Boies, the attorney representing Gore and Hyatt, said in a statement, "Al Jazeera America wants to give itself a discount on the purchase price that was agreed to nearly two years ago. We are asking the Court to order Al Jazeera America to stop wrongfully withholding the escrow funds that belong to Current's former shareholders."

Al Jazeera spokeswoman Dawn Bridges said its outside counsel is reviewing the complaint.

"We think it relates to a commercial dispute between former shareholders of Current Media and Al Jazeera America," she said.

The lawsuit filed in Delaware Court of Chancery is under seal.

Al Jazeera used its acquisition of Current TV to kick start its efforts to launch a U.S.-based news channel to compete with the likes of CNN, MSNBC and Fox News.

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