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Episode #520

  • Aired: 04/02/2015
  • 29:33
  • Rating: NR
The Cities with Jim Mertens - Lawrence Bay (referendum opponent) and Mike Thoms (referendum supporter) discuss the upcoming vote for a one cent tax to help schools. Dr. Joe Rives from Western Illinois University talks about expansion plans for the Quad City campus.
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The Cities | One Cent School Tax Referendum | Dr. Joe Rives-WIU | WQPT
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