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rifleman0311 - Council tables insurance vote - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
You must be drinking buddies with the mayor?
QuincyJournal - Mays to wear new hat in pro-business career - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Mays opted out of a state pension as a state representative and is doing so in this position as well. BG
AYHSMB - Council tables insurance vote - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
For sure, he's waiting to see the best deal for the Union. He was high up in the Plumbers Union at Celotex before they closed. Tried to bump the boys at the Vets' home after that... That didn't work, but he still weaseled himself into a $76,000 yr position there, that I'm not sure how he was qualified, but that's the Union difference, I guess.
AYHSMB - The Patio restaurant could open as early as February 1 - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Relax. It's JMHO!
UrKidsWillPay - Updated Illinois public employee compensation, pension reports - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
You can actually look at the Public School retirement on there its just in a separate section. Some pretty large numbers in that one to be sure. $17,000 per month ain't bad if you can get for watching the price is right in your underwear but that is what the system calls for that we as taxpayers allowed to be put in place. There is also one person on there that has been retired since 1973!!!!…

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