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qfingers - Illinois gets below-normal rain and temperatures - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
The same applies to saying our measurements now match those earlier (especially to the precision they're claiming). Also applies to the hockey stick graph not going back far enough which is just like saying local/current temps are not indicative because they aren't long enough or wide enough. Temperature collection outside the U.S. was really bad until satellites came along.
Stupid_Dems - Burlington, IA considering requirement for toy gun cases - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
People with common sense spoke out and they voted the proposed ordnance down. They forgot swords, meat cleavers, cattle prods and brass knuckles. They were in effect banning kids from playing cowboys & Indians. That's probably not PC anymore anyway.
Stupid_Dems - Burlington, IA considering requirement for toy gun cases - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
What else would you expect from the state that gave Obama his start in the 2008 presidential race.
WarCry - Illinois gets below-normal rain and temperatures - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
There's also a massive difference between "weather" and "climate", but every time there's a cold-spell, there are always folks who day that "disproves" global climate change. Usually that's a claim made by people looking out their windows as opposed to guys (and gals) doing, you know, science.
Loverofblues - Illinois gets below-normal rain and temperatures - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Temps here. How about global? That is world wide.

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he Illinois House Thursday overwhelmingly passed a $1.1 billion road-and-bridge package stripped up of what the GOP characterized as pork as the spring legislative session neared a hectic end with several key issues still unresolved.

With two full days left until a scheduled Saturday legislative adjournment, Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle’s bid for county pension reform appears to have hit a snag in the Statehouse as has Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s push to increase city phone tax.

And legislation ratifying the U.S. Equal Rights Amendment and authorizing a takeover of the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum spun in place Thursday, leaving their prospects uncertain.

But a flurry of bills passed the House and Senate Thursday with perhaps the biggest being a $1.1 billion construction package to help smooth pothole-pocked roads across the state, damaged from last winter’s relentless snow and cold.

That plan passed the House by a 97-11 vote, with four members voting “present,” in a push sought by labor unions. That measure now heads to the Senate, which also has to vote on a budget Friday or Saturday. Separate legislation to fund the program is up for a House vote Friday.

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