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jannie122 - All aboard? State cuts could mean fewer Amtrak trains - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
We give a ton of money to Airports and to promote air travel. We talk about being "green" so what do they want me to do "drive" to Chicago and use up a bunch of gas and pollute the air?
jannie122 - Quincy Steak and Shake Closes - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Must be a Corp. thing. I was in there a couple of Sunday's ago and there was line waiting to get in with all the tables full. This was before noon. Doesn't make sense to me.
Givemeliberty - Obama to ban bullets by executive action, threatens top-selling AR-15 rifle - Quincy, IL News - Quin
Net Neutrality is there foot in the door, I am guessing the Fairness Doctrine will come up again.
Givemeliberty - Obama to ban bullets by executive action, threatens top-selling AR-15 rifle - Quincy, IL News - Quin
Only because of the weak GOP leadership in the house and senate. Just read today where Orin Hatch and a couple other republicans (regarding King Vs Burwell) are trying to come up with a temporary funding deal for the states that went through the federal exchanges rather than create their own so what the IRS is doing is legal. So are we trying to do away with Obama care or not?
Givemeliberty - Obama to ban bullets by executive action, threatens top-selling AR-15 rifle - Quincy, IL News - Quin
Misplacing anger? You said it yourself this is coming from the executive branch, the presidents branch. Although he may not be directly involved, the work of his minions makes him indirectly involved. When you fight organized crime you don't stop just because you have caught the underlings doing the work of the big boss. He is just as guilty as those he hires to pull the trigger. So to say…

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2013 a banner year for voluntary conservation

1 year, 1 month ago By Spencer Miller, USDA, NRCS Public Affairs

The 2013 numbers are in and they show the importance of voluntary, locally based conservation. Data just released by the Natural Resources Conservation Service shows how the USDA agency in partnership farmers and ranchers across the country conserved and protected natural resources on tens of millions of acres of America’s privately-owned lands last year.

Together, NRCS and conservation-minded farmers, ranchers and other partners:

  • Developed conservation plans for more than 43.8 million acres.    
  • Enrolled more than 279,000 acres into conservation easements, setting aside valuable wetlands, grasslands and farmlands. These landscapes help create wildlife habitat, clean air and water and lead to other environmental benefits.
  • Worked with producers in the Ogallala Aquifer region, the nation’s breadbasket, to implement conservation practices that use water wisely on more than 70,000 acres.
  • Improved habitat for at-risk wildlife. Two initiatives geared toward the lesser prairie chicken and sage grouse put conservation practices on more than 220,000 acres and 570,000 acres, respectively.
  • Assisted producers in the Mississippi River basin improve water quality, restore wetlands and improve wildlife habitat on more than 255,000 acres.
  • Helped landowners in 9 states improve sustainability and profitability of longleaf pine forests, an iconic forest of the Southeast, on more than 50,000 acres.

Learn more about NRCS and how conservation partnerships are benefitting natural resources, nationwide. Visit NRCS.


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