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Meet John Doe: Citizens Utility Board helps Illinois consumers save billions in utility bill and rate hike cuts
By Paul Gorski The Illinois Citizens Utility Board (CUB) was created in 1983 as...
- Posted October 8, 2014
Meet John Doe: Illinois’ minimum wage ballot question will bring voters to the polls
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- Posted September 30, 2014
Meet John Doe: Register to vote, then vote early!
By Paul Gorski Our next election day is Tuesday, Nov. 4. Please vote and...
- Posted September 24, 2014
Meet John Doe: Making local political appointments
By Paul Gorski I was recently honored by being interviewed to fill the vacancy...
- Posted September 16, 2014
Meet John Doe: Traits and values I am looking for in our elected officials
By Paul Gorski We have examples of good politicians here in Winnebago County. Yes,...
- Posted September 10, 2014
Meet John Doe: Increase sales with advertising in ‘The Rock River Times’
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- Posted September 3, 2014
Meet John Doe: Labor unions gave us Labor Day and longer life spans
By Paul Gorski According to the U.S. Department of Labor website, http://www.dol.gov/laborday/history.htm: “Labor Day,...
- Posted August 27, 2014
Meet John Doe: Local legislators should work with each other across party lines
By Paul Gorski Our local state representatives and senators not only work to pass...
- Posted August 19, 2014
Meet John Doe: Take control of your local government and vote in the November election
By Paul Gorski Please vote this fall — do not let a small group...
- Posted August 13, 2014
Meet John Doe: Climate change is not global warming, and neither are hoaxes, part three
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- Posted August 5, 2014