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The Rock Island Police possess a pathological aversion to criticism. The result is a reluctance to engage in an in-depth, critical review of incidents in which police commit wrongdoing or kill a civilian and resentment when an outsider calls for such a review.

What happened in Moline’s elections last week is a rarity in the Quad-Cities. We can’t remember the last time voters rejected a mayor and all the incumbent aldermen in an election. The closest we can recall was in Davenport in the late 1990s when nearly all the council was turned out largely because of a controversial development project.

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MUSCATINE — Former Muscatine City Administrator Gregg Mandsager, who was removed from his position on Dec. 5, 2019, has filed suit against the city and several council members individually, alleging wrongful termination, disability discrimination and retaliatory and vindictive conduct by the mayor and city council.

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Matt Carter clearly enjoys the job of being Silvis mayor. And though he submitted his paperwork back in November, this week he officially announced that he's seeking reelection for mayor in the Democratic primary Feb. 23. 

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