Letter: Beware, Gov. Romney will manage nation like Bain


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Posted Online: Nov. 01, 2012, 3:06 pm
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The presidential election is very important. The American people need to compare Mitt Romney and President Obama on character.

Mitt Romney cannot be trusted. He only released 2011, 2010 tax returns. He has something to hide -- money in Swiss bank accounts and Cayman Islands; avoiding his share of taxes.

Mitt Romney will manage our country like Bain Capital. The American people better think twice before they cast their vote for Mitt Romney. Character, honesty and loyalty are very important to hold the title of president.

Jon Esp,
Aledo



















 



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  Today is Wednesday, Oct. 1, the 274th day of 2014. There are 91 days left in the year.

1864 -- 150 years ago: It is rumored in the streets that the 13 negroes sent to Quincy on the Moline quota were refused. We think this must be a mistake.
1889 -- 125 years ago: Harvey McKenna, of Detroit, billiard player matched to play Wizard Schafer in New York in January for the world championship, was a professional friend and manager, Billy Catton in Rock Island.
1914 -- 100 years ago: Levi Cralle, former Rock Island county sheriff, had come from his farm near Mitchell, S.D. to visit friends in the city.
1939 -- 75 years ago: Work is being rushed on the new high school building in Orion to replace the one destroyed by fire last winter. Classes are being held in churches.
1964 -- 50 years ago: Rehearsals for the 84th season of the Handel Oratorio Society chorus will begin at 7:30 p.m. Monday on the stage of Centennial Hall, Augustana College.
1989 -- 25 years ago: The Rock Island City Council's plan announced this week to have the federal government vacate Valley Homes public housing and move residents to Arsenal Courts to reduce density may not be feasible.






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