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Expatriate - Updated NASA Data: Global Warming Not Causing Any Polar Ice Retreat - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJourna
This article exposes that Taylor either doesn't understand the data, or he is intentionally misleading his readers.
qfingers - Illinois House panel approves millionaire tax amendment - Quincy, IL News -
The millionaire tax is the political version of two wolves and a sheep voting on what to have for dinner. As 100% of the people if 2% ought to pay more and a good majority of the self-centered 98% will vote "heck doesn't affect me". A good example of why we have representative government and not a true democracy.
samthebutcher - National Study Quantifies Impact of Salvation Army Ray and Joan Kroc Corps Community Centers, Unders
I am happy for the community to have the Kroc, I also know the YMCA gets $0 help from the government. Let's not forget about them in this community and all they do.
samthebutcher - Germanfest on June 6th - Quincy, IL News -
ja, es ist
Givemeliberty - Quincy School Board to re-bid QHS construction - Quincy, IL News -
Mabey the "on time in jeopardy" is a little alarmist this early. However the longer they hold off the harder "on budget" becomes if you plan on keeping the original target date. although I don't think its uncommon for deadlines to get pushed back a time or two on a project this size. Knowing the schedule they are under there is probably a reason overtime and double time contingencies were put…

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As Patriot Act Expiration Looms, Critics Hope for Sunset on Mass Surveillance

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Shameful Texas Court of Criminal Appeals wimps out in Keller day care case

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