"Emboldened twitterers, unfazed by President Obama's call for healing and civility after last month's shooting in Tucson, called for Wisconsin's Governor to be killed. A person named ‘Josh' asked for a "crazy man with sniper experience" [sic] to "do wut you do."Continue
A protester outside the Capitol building in Madison carried a sign that read "Walker Dead or Alive" with ‘alive'…
Added by locomotivebreath1901 on February 23, 2011 at 11:00am — No Comments
Woops. The link to the video is here. (sorry 'bout dat)
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"And what process is it that the (NY Times) Editors find so distasteful that they feel mob rule is needed? Why, it's the democratic process in the Wisconsin state legislature."So, you ask, just how angry are these union protests?
If the Governor's proposed budget cuts are implemented, Wisconsin’s public employees will still have benefit plans more generous than most workers across the country, especially when compared to those middle class workers in the private sector - the ones paying the taxes which employ these protesting unionists!
Obviously, no one taught these spoiled children that there is no money…Continue
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From Dr. David McGehee, Superintendent of R-7 School District in today's LS Tribune:
"R-7 voters failed to approve a levy issue on Feb. 8 by a 63 percent majority, according to unofficial results released by the Jackson County Election Board on Tuesday evening.""Failed to approve."
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It rarely is, especially for govt. entities, and that’s the problem.
I urge citizens to VOTE NO to increased property taxes for Lee’s Summit R-7 School District on Feb. 8th.
Cities, counties, and state governments, as well as citizens are all facing budget crunches. Down sizing, cut-backs and layoffs are the watch words in this new decade. No one likes to see their neighbor lose their job. National unemployment is near 10% – far above the LS R-7…
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