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qfingers - Jail Committee to draft ¼ per cent sales tax ballot resolution - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJour
Can't do a sunset provision? It's a referendum...unless Illinois has specific language requirements for sales tax (which I can't seem to find) you can put anything you want on a referendum. After the referendum passes they create an ordinance...and the idea that somebody would sue that you can't put a sunset provision in an ordinance sounds pretty ludicrous to me. A self-restricting…
pjohnf - REBEL MEDIA: Dick is here to make it all better - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
There's also 7.6 million Illinois residents that aren't being represented by little Dickie Durbin. Yes the majority rules in our republic but that doesn't mean the minority shouldn't be represented and their rights protected. Durbin is a typical liberal democrat who believes that the socialist agenda comes above all things. The Herald Rag endorsed Durbin because he brings home…
Cardinalquincy - Darren Wilson Grand Jury evidence and testimony - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
A word of advice. Always get plenty of sleep before coming into contact with Kevin Taute. He may look at your eyes and be so bold, not only as to accuse you of having consumed marijuana, but then additionally suggest you're growing it in a planter pot to distribute as well. What a tool! If only we could all aspire to such douchebaggery.
Cardinalquincy - Darren Wilson Grand Jury evidence and testimony - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
This is an honest question. Regarding lack of poor judgement during 'protocol'. Of course, what the hell does he care. The gentleman made over 90K in 2010, so likely, reasonably more now. "To serve and collect". Where are good officers these days?
KUlawhawk - Quincy City Council votes to sell defaulting loans - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
You sound like you are someone who really knows there way around business entities and should be listened to. I mean I know this must be a parody past because surely you know that an LLC is not a corporation. And in almost all cases the members of an LLC are liable to the extent of their money invested in the LLC. B y the way, LLC stands for Limited Liability Company, not corporation. I am sure…

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USDA says 95 percent of Illinois' corn crop is now in the ground

Corn growers in Illinois and elsewhere are nearing the homestretch of their spring planting.

The U.S. Department of Agriculture says 95 percent of Illinois' corn crop is now in the ground. That's 7 percentage points above the average pace of the previous five years.

Eighty-one percent of Illinois' corn crop already has emerged, up 21 percent over the national average.

Nationwide, 88 percent of the corn crop is planted.

Missouri growers have 97 percent of their corn crop in the ground. Iowa has 96 percent of its crop planted, having caught up from a slow start because of a soggy early spring.

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RT @John Kass: My #Ferguson column: if you punch a cop & grab at his gun, chances are you'll probably get yourself shot. http://t.co/LbTdwNwbQl
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Gordon gets captured, shot or knocked out every week. And Bruce needs to age faster. #gothamproblems
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RT @Bill Kristol: Is there anything she touches that doesn't turn out badly? @Acosta: Valerie Jarrett spoke w/ Gov Nixon last night & this am about Ferguson.