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QuincyJournal - REBEL MEDIA: Did thin-skinned Peoria mayor sic police on Tweeter? - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.
It certainly adds to the absurdity. @NOTMayorSpring needs a cameo appearance. BG
eaglebeaky - REBEL MEDIA: Did thin-skinned Peoria mayor sic police on Tweeter? - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.
Wow... that video was the perfect addition to this story. Kudos, BG.
HuhWhy - Firefighters and Bus Drivers contracts to go to City Council - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
John Ohnumus was the HR Director for a lengthy period of time until he took over as Transit Director then Rick Meehan filled that position in addition to being DAS.
eaglebeaky - Voter rights, crime victim rights amendments set for fall ballot so far - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJo
That has been my argument all along, Jester. If local election boards simply do their job and cross-check lists of eligible living voters against Death Certificates [to ensure that voter rolls are accurate and up-to-date], this ludicrous idea of an epidemic of "dead people voting" goes away. I've never once seen a dead person doing their grocery shopping, or mailing a letter at the post office,…
SeenTheLight1 - Firefighters and Bus Drivers contracts to go to City Council - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Don Adolf held the position before Mr. Olsen. There has been someone there for many years.

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