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eaglebeaky - Illinois lawmakers to discuss money for Obama library - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Wall Street was solidly in the Romney/Ryan camp last time, pjohnf. (And assuming he's the nominee, they'll certainly be in Ryan's camp in 2016.) Why is it that you seem to think that they're Obama supporters?
eaglebeaky - Illinois lawmakers to discuss money for Obama library - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
When did presidential libraries start taking this kind of funding? (I always thought they were privately funded... or at least I remember hearing that the Clinton and Bush #43 libraries were being done that way.)
eaglebeaky - Voter rights, crime victim rights amendments set for fall ballot so far - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJo
Off-topic, but just to clarify, I will say that the disabled individuals that I've worked with aren't the least bit interested in free phones or anything like that. (Many of them will never live independently in their own communities; any such "bribes" would be meaningless to them.) Of course there are opportunists who do try to take advantage of every social program under the sun, and…
AYHSMB - Illinois lawmakers to discuss money for Obama library - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Correct me if I'm wrong, but I believe Reagan, Bush 1, Clinton, and Bush 2, had libraries built with private funds. I can't believe Soros or Buffett (or the Clinton's ;P) aren't contributing to the bill for Obama. Rahm is even stumping for it, as he says it will be a big tourism money maker. Hey, I'm all for it, if it is. On a side note, I think this is the first presidential…
eaglebeaky - Voter rights, crime victim rights amendments set for fall ballot so far - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJo
I honestly couldn't care less about anybody's party affiliation. This ID issue actually has A LOT to do with poor people, the elderly, and people with disabilities -- regardless of their personal politics. (There are a lot of poor people in the south who are lifelong Republicans.) Arbitrarily-enacted voter ID laws ultimately won't disenfranchise you or me... but they do have a real…

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Kristie L. Gower was arrested on a class X felony; a 12-year-old child was present during the arrest

A Quincy woman was arrested for meth charges Thursday night.                                                  

The West Central Illinois Task Force, Quincy Police Department and the Adams County Sheriffs Office conducted a drug investigtion at 640 Monroe late Thursday night, which invovled a search warrant that yielded numerous components of a shake and bake methamphetamine laboratory and methamphetamine.  

Kristie L. Gower, age 39, of 640 Monroe was arrested on a class X felony charge of Aggravated Unlawful Participation in Methamphetamine Production, a class 2 felony of Methamphetamine Related Child Endangerment, and a class 3 felony charge of Unlawful Possession of Methamphetamine. 

Sgt. Patrick Frazier of the West Central Illinois Task Force reports that a 12 year old child was present in the residence. The child was removed from the home and placed with a family member. The Department of Children and Family Services was notified and will initiate an investigation into the child endangerment.

Gower was incarcerated at the Adams County Jail. An additional arrest is expected in the investigation.  


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