by Jim Dewey
Thursday, Nov 27, 2014
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qfingers - Jail Committee to draft ¼ per cent sales tax ballot resolution - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJour
The number required to do away with sales tax is an additional 15% on top of what we already pay. So it would be 22.75%. http://www.cato.org/publications/commentary/consi... And the universal rebate would make it progressive so it's really not too bad an idea if we can get rid of the IRS in…
qfingers - Jail Committee to draft ¼ per cent sales tax ballot resolution - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJour
Do you really need a reply to your sarcasm? At least I assume it was sarcasm?
Stupid_Dems - Debate continues on how to go about building Quincy\'s new schools - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal
The voters who approved this referendum also expected the construction work and engineering work to be LOCAL. But the Board has went out of town many times over the years most recently they went to Rockford for their printer business. They don't mind taking money from the local taxpayers but don't seem to feel the local folks are good enough to provide the services needed. Hannibal had no…
LNeck2012 - Debate continues on how to go about building Quincy\'s new schools - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal
Well let's look at this. A failed construction worker and a a total tool bag want to hire a construction manager knowing full well that there would be no point to it, especially when they're from out-of-town, because we have plenty of firms here that can handle it. And they did this just a few months before they're up for re-election? Leroy Jethro Gibbs doesn't believe in coincidence,…
GuyFawkes10 - Jail Committee to draft ¼ per cent sales tax ballot resolution - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJour
Round it up to 15% and do away with IRS

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Missouri Crop Progress for the week ending May 11

6 months, 2 weeks ago by Jim Dewey

There were 5.6 days suitable for fieldwork for the week ending May 11 which allowed producers to make good progress planting.

Corn planting progressed to 86 percent complete, up 23 percentage points from last week and up 59 percentage points from last year. Corn emerged progressed to 53 percent which is 13 percent ahead of the 5-year average.

Topsoil moisture supply was rated 3 percent very short, 26 percent short, 63 percent adequate, and 8 percent surplus. Subsoil moisture supply was rated 10 percent very short, 35 percent short, 53 percent adequate, and 2 percent surplus.

Winter wheat progressed to 34 percent headed. Winter wheat condition was rated 2 percent very poor, 9 percent poor, 38 percent fair, 45 percent good, and 6 percent excellent.

Soybean planting progressed to 16 percent complete, 15 percentage points ahead of last year and 3 percentage points ahead of the 5-year average.

Rice planting progressed to 80 percent complete. Rice emerged progressed to 44 percent.

Cotton planting progressed to 44 percent complete. Pasture condition was rated 3 percent very poor, 12 percent poor, 49 percent fair, 33 percent good, and 3 percent excellent.

Statewide, temperatures averaged 67.2 degrees, which is 6.6 degrees above normal. Precipitation averaged 0.85 inches statewide.


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