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Quijote57 - Paid Ferguson protesters still waiting for the check - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Violence against violence only leads to more violence. Perhaps putting Soros or others responsible behind bars with the criminal element of the black community would be more justified than outright slaughtering of possibly innocent protesters.
qhs02 - Quincy School Board to re-bid QHS construction - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
One bid was from Quincy and one was from out of town. The bids were almost identical. Apparently the new manager didn't even "want" to take this to bid. So if we are paying some project manager from out of town who is hesitant or incapable of using RFP's effectively then the problems have already started without so much as a shovel getting a scratch on it.
eaglebeaky - Video: Your Favorite David Letterman Memories - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Mr. Letterman's heartfelt 2002 appreciation of the late/great Warren Zevon is some of the best television that I have ever seen (Gawker posted an article about it earlier today, and I can honestly say that it still gives me chills to watch those clips.) http://gawker.com/remembering-warren-zevon-on-let...
DaveVictor - LaHood / Flynn debates in question - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
I'll set up the meeting for you.
Righty1 - Video: Your Favorite David Letterman Memories - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Love that this arrogant ass is gone!!

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House panel recommends ethics probe of Schock

2 years, 3 months ago by Bob Gough

Peoria Congressman allegedly solicited contributions of more than $5,000 for a political action committee to help an Illinois colleague

From chicagotribune.com: Congressional investigators have recommended a full House Ethics Committee probe of Rep. Aaron Schock for allegedly soliciting contributions of more than $5,000 for a political action committee to help an Illinois colleague engaged in a bitter primary battle last year, records released today showed.

Moreover, the Office of Congressional Ethics also listed Rep. Rodney Davis, elected last November as a new GOP congressman from southern Illinois, as a “non-cooperating witness” in its investigation into how funds flowed into the PAC, the Campaign for Primary Accountability.

Among the PAC’s top funders is Joe Ricketts, whose family’s trust was used to buy the Chicago Cubs.

In releasing the investigatory report on Schock, the House Ethics Committee had no comment “pending completion of its initial review.”

Under an FEC advisory opinion, lawmakers can solicit donations of up to $5,000 for independent expenditure political action committees. Schock’s attorneys contended the lawmaker’s actions had nothing to do with his role as a House member and that his communications did not fit the definition of “solicitation” under the FEC’s regulations.

“The release by the Ethics Committee of this report from the Office of Congressional Ethics (OCE) is just one more step in the long process of adjudicating ethics complaints that can be submitted by anyone for any reason,” Steve Dutton, Schock’s communications director, said in a statement.


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