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Obama Library: 67 Percent of Illinois
Voters Oppose State-Financing Plan

NBC Chicago, by Erin Carlson

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Posted By:Pluperfect, 5/13/2014 5:21:51 AM

A new poll from Capitol Fax´s Rich Miller reveals that a whopping 67 percent of prospective voters here in Illinois oppose the Michael Madigan-sponsored plan to earmark $100 million for Barack Obama´s presidential library and museum. Results showed that just 29 percent of likely voters approve of the state-financing proposal, which Illinois House Speaker Madigan successfully pushed last month amid vocal opposition from Republicans and just about everyone who thinks that offering nine figures as bait to attract the library here is perhaps not such a great idea given how strapped for cash we are. Also: Obama, a fundraising machine with

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Trigger2, 5/13/2014 6:14:40 AM     (No. 9846453)

Waste of $100M. Let Barry´s rich cronies pay for it. Oh, that´s right. Libtards prefer the little people to pony up, not themselves.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: John c, 5/13/2014 6:23:17 AM     (No. 9846465)

I just want to forget obama, put the darn thing in Kenya.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: provide, 5/13/2014 6:25:11 AM     (No. 9846467)

37% would walk on glass for him.


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Reply 4 - Posted by: Country Boy, 5/13/2014 6:28:31 AM     (No. 9846475)

$100Mill for an obamaLibrary seems something out of the Twilight Zone. Along with no Birth Cert, bogus SS card and Selective Service Card, I seriously doubt he ever had a public library card.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: trapper, 5/13/2014 6:38:04 AM     (No. 9846484)

How´s this: we´ll approve the public money if the library agrees to permanently display his college transcripts, law school transcripts, passport file contents, his mother´s marriage and divorce documents, his scholarship applications, his entire birth records, and his attorney records that show why he voluntarily gave up his law license. Might be worth it.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: earlybird, 5/13/2014 7:37:56 AM     (No. 9846537)

We visited the beautiful and hugely impressive Reagan Library in Simi Valley last week.

If Obie lives to 100, he could never generate the history of greatness that is represented there. And the impressive buildings and features were paid for by private citizens.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: DW626, 5/13/2014 7:42:02 AM     (No. 9846542)

Racism??!!

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Reply 8 - Posted by: hershey, 5/13/2014 8:01:48 AM     (No. 9846562)

How much can an outhouse really cost???

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Reply 9 - Posted by: eoddad, 5/13/2014 8:44:23 AM     (No. 9846613)

Democrats don´t care about no stinkin polls they will have their Library be damed the racist taxpayers.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: 3XALADY, 5/13/2014 8:51:06 AM     (No. 9846621)

Penny Pritzker bought or is buying their $35 mil estate in Hawaii. Surely she has enough left over to fund his liebrary. Or he can do like Peyronie Pete - set up a foundation to collect a never ending supply of $$. I don´t blame Illinois. What did he do for them lately?

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Reply 11 - Posted by: mickturn, 5/13/2014 9:45:50 AM     (No. 9846717)

I´d vote in a heartbeat for an outhouse on the property of the Clinton Library to house all the ´important´ papers...all 3 of them, rolled up, ready for use.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: chefrandy, 5/13/2014 9:59:46 AM     (No. 9846735)

The 33% in favor would probably have difficulty correctly spelling lie-barry and likely haven´t seen the inside of one since high school.

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