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Givemeliberty - Senate takes rare Sunday votes, but real drama is GOP leaders\' rebuke of Cruz - Quincy, IL News - Q
Never have been a fan of his, however I have never got the impression he is a dishonest man, because of that and knowing McConnel his telling a lie to another man's face would not come as a surprise to me. To my knowledge nobody, (McConnell included) has specifically denied the charge against him.
QuincyGuy - Seven Dead, 34 Hurt In Weekend Shootings In Chicago - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Illinois Cesspool Is Partially Alive and Still At It. Excuse me, but doesn't Chicago have the toughest gun laws in America? Maybe it is time for the Governor to declare martial law in Chicago, Cook County.
1950Brutus - Senate takes rare Sunday votes, but real drama is GOP leaders\' rebuke of Cruz - Quincy, IL News - Q
Not a Cruz man (yet??) but the blow back from Republican leaders is a bunch of self-righteous bunk.
CoolEdge - Masters pleads Not Guilty - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
As I asked at first, do you know this from legal precedence UKWP, or that's just how you read it? Obviously you THINK that's what it means, and I understood your view from the start. I'm not sure that is what it really means though. And your "read it till you understand" snark indicates you're just being arrogant and stubborn. You still refuse to answer my question. How do…
ChristiMay - Washington Post finds air conditioning is sexist. - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Oh my goodness, I believe it is up to the person whether they wear short or long sleeves based on what temperature is in the room. Some news outlets will do just about anything to stir up identity politics. With the many very difficult issues we have in this country, this one doesn't pass the "smell test".

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