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Thursday, May 31, 2018 12:17 am
 SELLING LINCOLNTremendous article in the May 17 edition of Illinois Times titled “Selling Lincoln.” I guess you have seen that the original State Journal-Register piece first announcing the...
Thursday, May 24, 2018 12:21 am
DRAIN THE SWAMPThank you for the article on Sam McCann (“Disrupter for governor,” by David Blanchette, Illinois Times, May 17). I am a staunch Republican, and my friend Kevin is a staunch Democrat...
Thursday, May 17, 2018 12:15 am
SPORTS GAMBLINGThe U.S. Supreme Court struck down a federal law that prohibits sports gambling.I strongly disagree with the high court’s decision based in a states’ rights argument. I too believe...
Thursday, May 10, 2018 12:16 am
KEEP AMTRAK STAFFEDWhen properly staffed, Amtrak train stations provide a vital transportation link for many communities with limited transportation alternatives. However, Amtrak has recently begun el...
Thursday, May 3, 2018 12:16 am
 FLOODS AND FARMSUnless you enjoy watching your home flood and losing everything you own from water funneled by levees upstream, it is difficult to understand how levee subsidies benefit you. Riv...
Thursday, April 26, 2018 12:14 am
TOXIC CAFO EMISSIONSBoth the U.S. House and Senate are responsible for a dangerous provision that was inserted into the omnibus appropriations spending bill signed by President Trump.On page 2,203 of...
Thursday, April 19, 2018 12:17 am
IMMIGRATION EDUCATIONI’ve known Rosanna Pulido (“The anti-welcome lady,” Fletcher Farrar, April 5) since her entry into the struggle to restore sanity to our immigration policy, and I think it i...
Thursday, April 12, 2018 12:24 am
 FAKE MORELSThanks to the several sharp-eyed readers who called in and told us those are “not morels” in the photo we used to illustrate Ashley Meyer’s food column last week on “Morel mus...
Thursday, April 5, 2018 12:17 am
 FAIR ELECTION ACTFrom questions surrounding the NRA’s use of foreign funds for election purposes to the head of the Environmental Protection Agency’s $50-per-night rental agreement for a Was...
Thursday, March 29, 2018 12:18 am
CUBA IS COOLBruce Rushton’s comments about Cuba (“Paradise and the Y Block,” Illinois Times, March 22) could not be further from the truth. I just visited Cuba in January. Every car had windshie...

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