Being buried by state debt

April 14, 2014 

It doesn't take much imagination to see the growing financial storm that will hit Illinois in the not so distant future. It has been reported that the state shelled out $318 million in 2013 -- I repeat, $318 million -- in tax receipts (our money) to pay just the interest on unpaid bills. If this doesn't fire you up enough to get to the polls this fall and vote these despicable leaders out of office, you are either dead or really don't give a care about our state. If you don't give a care, I say shame on you.

There is no excuse in not voting anymore. We have early voting and absentee ballots that can and will be mailed to you. Do your duty in November and vote out all the incumbents.

Betty Homyer

Granite City

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