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Stupid_Dems - Votes for Republicans switched to Democrats in Moline - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
If the Dems contaminate the ballot box the only recourse is exactly the same as was give n the Crown!
qfingers - Mid-America Port Authority pledged $1.3 million from Illinois - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
What we need is a better voting system...like the Borda method. Then the 3rd party candidate most assuredly would have a chance....but for just that reason you'll never see it....the controlling parties not wanting a 3rd party to have any chance. Plus it's a bit difficult to count unless you are computerized. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Borda_count
ONCEMORE1 - Votes for Republicans switched to Democrats in Moline - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
This goes well beyond the "hanging chad" debacle, this is a deliberate effort to weight the results in favor of the Democrats. The size of the target on a touchscreen is easily manipulated so that if the D spot is half or most of the screen and the R spot is a tiny area of the actual "sweet spot", the results are controlled by the administrator and not the voter-------who just "happens" to be…
ONCEMORE1 - Mid-America Port Authority pledged $1.3 million from Illinois - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
If there was a chance in Hell your Third-Party candidate might actually win, I'd be right there with you, but you have to face the fact there ISN"T. Why is it that the typical Third Party frontrunner, usually Libertarian, shares many ideals with the Republican Party, siphons votes away from the Republicans and even receives support from the DNC and Unions to do so? The folly in…
qfingers - Business owners split over minimum wage votes - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Jarosch above inadvertently elucidated the reason why minimum wage is BAD. He says people would leave his store to work somewhere with higher wage....but when everybody pays minimum wage there are no other high-paying jobs. If you get rid of minimum wage businesses would pay what people are willing to work for and wages would vary...some up...some down...and overall employment would increase.

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American Cancer Society seeks survivors

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Survivor Celebration Dinner set for May 20

 

The American Cancer Society Survivor Celebration Dinner will take place Tuesday, May 20 ahead of the June 13 Relay for Life event and Survivor lap.

The event organizers are inviting all cancer survivors to attend the free dinner with a guest on May 20 at Town and Country Inn and Suites. The dinner begins at 5:30 p.m. Registration is automatic when registering for the Survivors lap.

Survivors are also encouraged to join Relay for Life on June 13 at Flinn Memorial Stadium for the “Survivor Lap” at 6:00 p.m. Their caregivers are invited to the “Caregiver Lap” immediately following.


Each registered cancer survivor (newly diagnosed or long term) will receive a complimentary Relay for Life survivor t-shirt to wear during the lap and throughout the year.

 Registration is required at www.relayforlife.org/adamsil by clicking “sign up” and “walk the survivor lap.” Contact Amy Erva at (217) 523-4503 or amy.erva@cancer.org with questions. 


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