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Commentary, editorials from Reader staff.

Battles Rage PDF Print E-mail
Commentary/Politics - Editorials
Tuesday, 28 November 2000 18:00
Dick Cheney Censors the Media During Battle I recently read a most interesting article in the American Journalism Review (“Collective Amnesia” by Jaqueline Sharkey; October 2000) about then-Defense Secretary Dick Cheney’s censorship policy during the Panama invasion and the Persian Gulf War.

 
Don’t Let The Media Pundits Shame Us PDF Print E-mail
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Tuesday, 14 November 2000 18:00
No matter how you cut the cards, the presidential election was a statistical dead heat nationwide. So the ballot problems in Florida are but a microcosm of what has occurred in many other states. The real question becomes what can Americans expect from either candidate once he takes office.

 
The Critic-Advocates of the DMA PDF Print E-mail
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Wednesday, 27 September 2000 18:00
Last week the Davenport City Council voted 7-3 in favor of an additional $3.5 million in funding for the proposed relocation of the Davenport Museum of Art into downtown. This brings the city’s contribution to $6.

 
Another Land Deal on the Backs of Taxpayers PDF Print E-mail
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Wednesday, 27 September 2000 18:00
You would think the minute the Davenport City Council heard the word TIF (tax increment financing), their little ears would perk up and their brains would start quaking. When the recent news of the proposed TIF to subsidize Sentry Insurance’s move to Davenport came to their attention, the City Council should have been on it like ducks on June bugs.

 
If You Believe These Numbers, I've Got a Bridge To Go With This Deal PDF Print E-mail
Commentary/Politics - Editorials
Tuesday, 19 September 2000 18:00
For nearly four months, a mayor’s ad hoc committee made up of several members of the Davenport community (including myself), along with various aldermen and city staff, has struggled with what to do with 220 acres the City owns as part of the failed 53rd Street Mixed-Use Development project.

 
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