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1950Brutus - Illinois State Fair officials busted for getting free beer tickets - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal
A promising career as a future IL gov down the commode.
qfingers - Schoenakase on WTAD\'s Mary Griffith Show - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
I think it's disgusting that we prohibit felons from municipal office by state law but then can have felons run for state office...and congress... Is that the Peter Principle in action or what?
onehawkfan - Back pay, OT pushes Illinois government’s ‘$100,000 club’ to 7,800 members - Quinc
Guess what happens to these large salaries? They turn into large pensions!
WarCry - Schoenakase on WTAD\'s Mary Griffith Show - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
The only prohibition I'm aware of for felons in politics here in IL is at the municipal level. From county on up, I don't believe there is any restriction. But if you decide to run, you better know that your past WILL come up, and if you don't want to talk about it, you might just want to stay home.
qfingers - Back pay, OT pushes Illinois government’s ‘$100,000 club’ to 7,800 members - Quinc
Of more interest to me are the 10 VA nurses making over $100,000 Wow....according to this the best-paid 10% made over $94,000 http://money.usnews.com/careers/best-jobs/registe... So how many VA nurses are there in total in the county?

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Illinois gets a good week for farming

29 minutes ago From Illinois Ag Connection

Statewide, precipitation averaged 0.45 inches

Appeals court rules with FDA on feed antibiotics

1 day ago From cattlenetwork.com

In a 2-1 decision, the U.S. Second Circuit Court of Appeals on Thursday overturned earlier district court rulings resulting from a lawsuit filed by activist groups seeking to end the use of antibiotics…

U of I Extension surveys farmers markets prices

1 day, 22 hours ago From news-gazette

Illinois produce farmers can get a better handle on what the market is bearing, with University of Illinois Extension staff collecting data on what's charged at farmers' markets. UI Extension is compiling…

White House Pressed to Keep RFS, Biodiesel Industries Strong

2 days, 21 hours ago From illinoisagconnection.com

U.S. Sen. Al Franken (D-Minn.) pressed a key White House official on the need to keep the Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) strong to bolster investments in the biodiesel industry, spur job growth in our rural…

Koster stumps in Marion County

5 days, 16 hours ago by Jim Dewey

Missouri Attorney General Chris Koster is urging voters to say yes to "Right to Farm" amendment

Feedlot margins jump $150 in last 30 days

5 days, 22 hours ago from cattlenetwork.com

A lot can happen in 30 days, and for cattle feeders, the last 30 days have brought nearly $150 additional per head as margins have increased from $172.96 last month to $319.16 the week ending July 5. Even…

Illinois gets below-normal rain and temperatures

6 days, 23 hours ago from Illinois Ag Connection

There were 6 days suitable for fieldwork for the week ending Sunday

Kids Eat Right Month Spotlights 'Hungry-Overweight' Paradox

1 week, 1 day ago by Illinois AgConnection

It may seem like a contradiction, but millions of American children are both hungry and overweight. During Kids Eat Right Month, the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics spotlights the "hungry yet overweight…

Farming in Illinois takes flight

1 week, 2 days ago Public News Service

Drones save Illinois farmers time and money

Hometown university serves agriculture

1 week, 3 days ago AgriNews

WIU is being nationally recognized in programs ranging from livestock to plant science

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