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tarheel - Rauner renews call for union changes during Peoria visit - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Since your all about letting the voters "control" local government.. How about putting your recent appointed administration positions up for vote .. the voters should decide on who they would want in those top department positions. . .. i wonder if our ex gov in prison needs a cellmate this guy has some of the same characteristics ....
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The jokes were not sent by the police, but by civilian employees. That is my understanding. The rest of what you said I agree with.
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I heard from a union member that central services would be fine with less personal if they would cross train people he said management has lost site of the labor pool concept that was implemented back when mike Beebe was director . They negotiated this with the union just for this reason,more with less,the union got a 1% raise in that contract by letting the city implement the labor pool concept when…
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Lisa Lamanelli. It's all been said before, and people of all races laughed.
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The comedians are not hired to protect those they feel are not equal to them.

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VIDEO: Candlelight Vigil Held for Connecticut Shooting

2 years, 2 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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