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Stupid_Dems - Votes for Republicans switched to Democrats in Moline - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
If the Dems contaminate the ballot box the only recourse is exactly the same as was give n the Crown!
qfingers - Mid-America Port Authority pledged $1.3 million from Illinois - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
What we need is a better voting system...like the Borda method. Then the 3rd party candidate most assuredly would have a chance....but for just that reason you'll never see it....the controlling parties not wanting a 3rd party to have any chance. Plus it's a bit difficult to count unless you are computerized. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Borda_count
ONCEMORE1 - Votes for Republicans switched to Democrats in Moline - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
This goes well beyond the "hanging chad" debacle, this is a deliberate effort to weight the results in favor of the Democrats. The size of the target on a touchscreen is easily manipulated so that if the D spot is half or most of the screen and the R spot is a tiny area of the actual "sweet spot", the results are controlled by the administrator and not the voter-------who just "happens" to be…
ONCEMORE1 - Mid-America Port Authority pledged $1.3 million from Illinois - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
If there was a chance in Hell your Third-Party candidate might actually win, I'd be right there with you, but you have to face the fact there ISN"T. Why is it that the typical Third Party frontrunner, usually Libertarian, shares many ideals with the Republican Party, siphons votes away from the Republicans and even receives support from the DNC and Unions to do so? The folly in…
qfingers - Business owners split over minimum wage votes - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Jarosch above inadvertently elucidated the reason why minimum wage is BAD. He says people would leave his store to work somewhere with higher wage....but when everybody pays minimum wage there are no other high-paying jobs. If you get rid of minimum wage businesses would pay what people are willing to work for and wages would vary...some up...some down...and overall employment would increase.

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Arrest Dennis A. Valenzuela, 43, of 1256 Jersey for Violation of an Order of Protection at 320 Spring St. on 12-27-12 @ 0039 hours. Lodged in the ACJ.  

Arrest  Nora R. Washington, 73, of 906 N. 8th for Improper Lane Usage and DUI at 12th & State on 12-19-12 @ 2345 hours. Released on DL and cash bond. 

Arrest Harold E. Buss, 69, of 1013 Adams Apt. D for Improper Pedestrian Use of the Roadway on Ohio St., 8th to 9th, on 12-26-12 @ 2014 hours. Released on NTA. 

Arrest Karen S. Bowen, 64, of Clayton, IL for Disobeying a Traffic Control Device at 6th & Hampshire on 12-26-12 @ 1036 hours. Released on NTA. 

Arrest Joyce A. Smith, Ursa, IL for Operation on Expired Registration at 9th & State on 12/26/12 at 1059 hrs.  Smith  was released on NTA.

Arrest The following were arrested for Seat Belt Violation at 18th & Jefferson on 12/27/12: William W. Kaufman, Ames, IA; Dianna L. Faust, 1627 Aspen Dr.; Katelynn E. Huseman, 618 Harrison; William H. Smith, Maywood, MO; All were released on NTA or PTC

Arrest Dylan M. Baldwin, 812 Madison for Shoplifting at HyVee, 1400 Harrison on 12/07/12 at 1734 hrs.  Baldwin was released on NTA.

Arrest Collin L. McHargue, Hannibal, MO for Improper Driving at 30th & Broadway on 12/26/12 at 1319 hrs.  McHargue was released on PTC. 

Arrest Bobby A. Hill, 315 1/2 Elm for Poss of Cannabis, & Poss of Drug Paraphernalia at 315 1/2 Elm on 12/26/12 at 1342 hrs.  Hill was released on cash bond. 

Arrest Patricia A. Allen, 1030 Jersey Apt. C, for Retail Theft at Walmart, 5211 Broadway on 12/21/12 at 1233 hrs.  Allen was released on cash bond. 

Criminal Damage to vehicle Brian M. Olson, 927 Jefferson reports between 1700 and 2230 hrs on 12/21/12 his 2000 Ford minivan had the left side door glass broken.  It appeared that a beer bottle was thrown at the window.

Criminal Trespass Mary M. Spurlock, 723 S. 12th reports her residence, which is being remodeled, was entered between 1700 on 12/17/12 and 0930 on 12/18/12.  Entry was gained through an enclosed pourch, and then kicking out drywall.  Neither Spurlock, nor the contractor, Michael Shaffer had any loss.  

Hit & Run Kelly A. Monofsky, 1366 N. 1003rd Ln. reports on 12/21/12 at 1342 hrs, she was north bound on 12th Street, and was stopped on traffic at 12th & Diana Dr. waiting to turn left.  Monofsky's 2004 Honda was the struck from the rear by another northbound vehicle, which then fled the scene north bound.  The suspect vehicle is grey, possibly a Pontiac.

Theft over $500   Cody L. Fox, 629 Oak reports between 0300 and 0600 on 12/21/12, his red & black Diamondback bicycle was stolen from the pourch of the residence.

Theft over $500   Melody S. Hackett, 2842 Hampshire reports for two weeks prior to 12/13/12, a number of items, including coins, jewelry, clothing, and golf clubs, have been stolen from her residence.  Hackett states items belonging to her son, Bronson Koeber were also stolen from the house.

Warrant Arrest Cory M. Forrest, 4204 Ellington Rd. on a City of Quincy warrant for FTA-Poss. Of Cannabis at 521 vermont on 12/27/12 at 0925 hrs. Forrest was lodged. 


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