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qfingers - 7 emails reveal signs of racial bias among Ferguson officials, DOJ says - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJo
Yeah...maybe they were "inappropriate" jokes. Why don't we go though all Al Sharpton's emails and President Obama's? Think we might find an inappropriate joke or two in there? Actually don't have to look at emails...just look at what they say. EVERYBODY HAS BIAS AND PREJUDICE....it's DISCRIMINATION that you have to avoid. I don't think it's quite time for the…
QuincyGuy - Holder: Ferguson police bias stoked distrust, hostility, \'toxic environment\' - Quincy, IL News - Q
Holder is a lying crook. He shouldn't throw bricks in his glass house.
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One question: Who were the 'authorities' responsible for okaying the re-open after the first time, when later in the evening Kelly's had the same problem? Whoever that 'responsible' authority is needs also to be held accountable.
ONCEMORE1 - Holder: Ferguson police bias stoked distrust, hostility, \'toxic environment\' - Quincy, IL News - Q
When in the hell is Holder, Who has "resigned" EVER going to go away???
convoy32 - US clears officer in Ferguson case, criticizes police force - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
WTF! This is so stupid,mike brown deserves what he got period! I guess its OK to just disrespect the store owner,push him out of his way and TAKE what he wanted,he is right where he belongs,in the ground 6ft. under! Oh and his racist uncle says something don't add up well probably because he can't add since he didn't finish school ! DUMB BOY!

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Rauner details cost-cutting ideas for Illinois

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Plan includes selling state planes and limiting outside employment for legislators

From Associated Press:

Republican candidate for governor Bruce Rauner has some proposals for cutting what he calls wasteful spending in Illinois.

Rauner told reporters Thursday that he'll sell most of the state's planes. He adds the state could save $60 million by moving lawmakers from pensions into 401(k) plans. He calls the Department of Central Management Services a "patronage cesspool." And he says he would merge the comptroller's and treasurer's offices to save $12 million.

Democratic Gov. Pat Quinn calls Rauner's plan "a prank" that contains no new ideas.

Rauner says he'll be rolling out more of his plans, including a budget, over the next few weeks. He has criticized Quinn for excessive spending, cronyism and trying to raise taxes. Rauner says he wouldn't take any salary or pension as governor.

 

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