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Letters to the Editor

August 19, 2011

Candidate’s views don’t match his supporter’s

DANVILLE — Editor:

I just read Champaign County Board Member Alan Nudo supports a casino in Danville. What he didn’t say, but what he has been telling people is Senate Republican Leader Christine Radogno from Chicago has promised him $500,000 to run for the Senate.

He also doesn’t mention that his patron was the only person to stand up and speak against the Danville casino. I would hope that if Nudo really supports a casino for Danville, he would call on his funder to support the casino as well.

If she continues to try to undermine our hope for some much-needed jobs and revenue, I would hope that he would reject her support.

Anything short of that shows he has more interest in his Chicago supporters than he does the people of Vermilion County.

Don Dunavan

Danville

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