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1950Brutus - Mid-America Port Authority pledged $1.3 million from Illinois - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
I root for the Cleve Browns even though they have zero chance of winning the super bowl. Chance of winning doesn't come into play on this obsession - doesn't come into play when I vote either. I vote for what I want - I do not "settle"..
Givemeliberty - Mid-America Port Authority pledged $1.3 million from Illinois - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
The goal this year is not to win its to get 5% of the vote so ballot access is not an issue in four years. Right up until about a month and a half ago the Libertarians were doing little if any campaigning. They were fighting court battles the GOP brought against them. And it was the same with the Green and Constitution partys to get on the ballot. Its hard to fund raise when you can't campaign…
Stupid_Dems - Business owners split over minimum wage votes - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Minimum wage it for minimum employees. A person should be able to work for any wage they want too without government interference.
Stupid_Dems - Votes for Republicans switched to Democrats in Moline - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
If the Dems contaminate the ballot box the only recourse is exactly the same as was give n the Crown!
qfingers - Mid-America Port Authority pledged $1.3 million from Illinois - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
What we need is a better voting system...like the Borda method. Then the 3rd party candidate most assuredly would have a chance....but for just that reason you'll never see it....the controlling parties not wanting a 3rd party to have any chance. Plus it's a bit difficult to count unless you are computerized. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Borda_count

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VIDEO: Candlelight Vigil Held for Connecticut Shooting

1 year, 10 months ago Bryan Nichols

Many gathered in Washington Park Tuesday night to honor victims of Friday's mass shooting.

Voices were raised in song and prayer Tuesday night as more than 50 people gathered in Quincy’s Washington Park to remember the lives lost in the Newtown Connecticut school shooting. A lone gunman took the life of 26 students and staff plus his mother and himself.

Those in attendance held candles and flashlights as the names of the 26 victims were read. Several area pastors led those in attendance in  prayer.

Connie Ward helped organize the vigil.

"I think everybody here has kids and what happened in Connecticut was terrible. I mean, it hurts your heart. We just want to show those people that we're here for them and we love them and support them," said Ward.

She said she started planning the vigil Friday night but it didn't all come together until Tuesday. Ward said she was able to spread the word quickly through radio and social media. 


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