Not so GREEN

By:  Diane Benjamin If you still think turbines are green technology that will save the world – GROW UP. The BLACK is oil.  It takes a LOT of oil to make pretend green.  When not maintained, oil is thrown all over the ground beneath them.   I could post many stories about wind – start […]

FOIA goes unanswered

By:  Diane Benjamin I sent this FOIA request to the City of Bloomington on March 27th: I am requesting the following information under the Freedom of Information Act: The following documents have disappeared from the website.  They consist of Agendas and Packets: http://www.cityblm.org/Home/ShowDocument?id=11528  10/24/16 http://www.cityblm.org/Home/ShowDocument?id=11527  10/24/16 http://www.cityblm.org/Home/ShowDocument?id=11529  10/24/16 http://www.cityblm.org/Home/ShowDocument?id=11530 10/24/16 http://www.cityblm.org/Home/ShowDocument?id=11477  10/17/16 http://www.cityblm.org/Home/ShowDocument?id=11476  10/17/16 http://www.cityblm.org/Home/ShowDocument?id=11443  […]

I don’t make this stuff up!

By:  Diane Benjamin Common sense doesn’t exist when government makes decisions.  They don’t have a right to your money to enact their Utopian plans of progress that does nothing but throw your money away.  This country wasn’t founded for government, it was founded so individuals could chart their own course. Sadly government has taken away […]

Normal: Showing up?

By:  Diane Benjamin The last thing the Normal Council wants to see tonight is a large number of citizens telling them to knock off the spending.  Fritzen and McCarthy have made it clear that debt isn’t a problem.  They consider themselves much smarter than the people who voted for Marc Tiritilli. Do they handle their […]