By: Diane Benjamin
Occasionally the Bloomington elected are still pretending Bloomington is the Jewel of the Midwest.
Ask them why 56.72% of the students in District 87 qualify for free or reduced lunches? https://www.cyberdriveillinois.com/departments/library/libraries/pdfs/il-nslp-eligibility.pdf
What about Unit 5?
Government has enslaved these families to a low-income, if they earn too much they won’t qualify for free lunches. They could end up worse off paying themselves.
Quality of Life!
More tax increases are necessary, the residents of Bloomington and Normal aren’t nearly poor enough yet.
Want Social Justice? Demand to keep the money you earned!