Posted to twitter 3 hours ago: What EVIL are you fighting Jenn? Capitalism? Not enough free stuff? Evil oil companies? Karen Schmidt? Anybody who isn’t a democratic socialist? Obviously the election wasn’t non-partisan. Jenn has a agenda that isn’t negotiable.
By: Diane Benjamin Normal decided they had to spend tax dollars for a bike share program: https://blnnews.com/2017/05/24/run-over-by-democracy/ Instead of allowing Zagster to set up their own program, if there is even a demand for bike sharing, the Town once again usurped capitalism. How is bike sharing done in the most liberal city in Texas – […]
By: Diane Benjamin In the latest show of support for the socialist Connect Transit redistribution of wealth, WGLT public radio has been joined by another government entity: At least one person is on the bus! Can we assume no private sector businesses want their name attached to this fleece of taxpayers? Speaking of public radio […]
By: Diane Benjamin Below are the Quarterly losses VenuWorks has previously reported for this fiscal year: 5/1/2018 – 7/31/2018 -130,634.54 PDF page 5 http://www.cityblm.org/Home/ShowDocument?id=20022 8/1/2018 – 10/31/2018 -96,333.02 PDF page 5 http://www.cityblm.org/Home/ShowDocument?id=20795 11/1/2018 – 1/31/19 -68,108.47 PDF page 5 http://www.cityblm.org/Home/ShowDocument?id=21235 Year to date for THREE quarters shows a loss of $295,076.03. The 4th […]
By: Diane Benjamin This link describes what BN Advantage is: https://www.bnadvantage.com/resources/ If somebody can explain what it is other than a cheer-leading squad for those who know the “right fit”, please let me know. Last week BN Advantage mailed a glossy magazine, likely to businesses. I has 8 pages of members and another 21 […]
By: Diane Benjamin The Pantagraph did this story about a flight from Columbia Mo. to Chicago made an emergency landing in Bloomington last night: https://www.pantagraph.com/news/local/public_safety/chicago-bound-regional-jet-makes-emergency-landing-in-bloomington/article_390f574d-ce47-5824-874c-ce4d6f1731f6.html#tracking-source=home-top-story-1 That story might make you think it was no big deal. Other media has a different story. Evidently the Pantagraph didn’t send a reporter to the airport to talk to […]
By: Diane Benjamin Do some Bloomington Firemen have a problem with respecting the law? Four in a little over a year: #1: https://blnnews.com/2018/12/08/blood-alcohol-226-legal-limit-is-08/ #2 and #3: https://blnnews.com/2019/01/21/another-bloomington-firefighter-arrested/ Since two firemen were involved, I’m counting them was 2 and 3. Only one was charged. #4 is new. I redacted the plaintiff’s name. This happened in Sangamon […]