Good Reads: 10/16/19

FEC Chair: Davis Trying To ‘Intimidate’ Her Over Trump Criticism

THREAD:

(Ryan Denham / Illinois Public Media)


‘We are not waiting anymore’: UI sex-harassment committee releases report

(Julie Wurth / News-Gazette)


Governor Pritzker releases tax returns; is a multi-millionaire and still makes case for progressive income tax

That’s refreshing.


Champaign council to work on clarifying roles of commissions and subcommittees

(Adalberto Toledo / News-Gazette)


Stream the latest episode of The 200 Level

Here’s a tangentially-related joke:

(Mike Carpenter / Champaign Showers)


Mariah Madison’s Buy Black Chambana and other big ideas

(Erin Ewoldt / Smile Politely)


Go to the Hogchute Opry this weekend

It is easily one of the best events in the C-U area. More details at the link above.


Police: Two arrested after shots fired in Champaign bank robbery

Thankful no one got hurt. It seems like this bank gets robbed like twice a year, no?

(News-Gazette)


For science

The comments on this one are a real treat.

CAN SOMEONE MAKE A BACTERIAL CULTURE FROM THE KAMS FLOOR? from r/UIUC

Illinois election officials to congressional panel: More money, leadership needed on security

And yet.

(Peter Hancock / News-Gazette)


Check out C-U from space as pointed out by Chambana Weather

This is neat.

(Patrick Singer / Smile Politely)


Danville council approves use of eminent domain to clear way for Carle facility

Eminent domain is…not popular. Especially to make way for a “non-profit” hospital that doesn’t have to pay taxes. Hmm.

(Tracy Crane / News-Gazette)


With Deferred Maintenance Piling Up, NIU Putting President’s House On The Market

(Peter Medlin / Illinois Public Media)