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Media Engineers Hit Campaign From Secret Recording Of Hillsdale College President Telling The Truth About Teacher Training

on August 18, 2022, 11:06 AM / in Opinion

The most salacious thing the corrupt media could find in Dr. Larry Arnn’s secretly recorded remarks is something that is factually accurate. by Joy Pullmann A GUEST at a private reception last week with Hillsdale College President Larry Arnn and Tennessee Gov. Bill Lee secretly recorded the event and then sent the recording to a local media outlet. News Channel […]

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Parent Rights Group Fights Critical Race Theory With Anti-Union Campaign

Parent Rights Group Fights Critical Race Theory With Anti-Union Campaign

on August 18, 2022, 7:23 AM / in News

By Jackson Elliott | Epoch Times To allow schools to be free of Critical Race Theory (CRT) parents must break the unions, parental rights activists say. This school year, Moms for Liberty leaders Tiffany Justice and Tina Descovich have mounted a nationwide campaign to end union control of schools. “Let’s start the new school year right—by ending the reign of the powerful teachers’ […]

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Marine Faces Court Martial for Not Taking COVID-19 Vaccine, Refuses to Be Sent Back to US for Trial

Marine Faces Court Martial for Not Taking COVID-19 Vaccine, Refuses to Be Sent Back to US for Trial

on August 18, 2022, 7:19 AM / in National News

By J.M. Phelps | Epoch Times Lance Corporal Catherine Arnett is on the brink of court martial for decisions made in opposition to what she considers an “unlawful order” to take a COVID-19 vaccination shot. Immediately following the secretary of defense’s order to vaccinate against COVID-19 on Aug. 24, 2021, Arnett sought religious exemption—which was denied the following month. Having submitted […]

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CDC director admits COVID-19 response “did not reliably meet expectations”

CDC director admits COVID-19 response “did not reliably meet expectations”

on August 18, 2022, 7:01 AM / in Religion

By DR. JIM DENISON “For 75 years, CDC and public health have been preparing for COVID-19, and in our big moment, our performance did not reliably meet expectations.” With this statement, Dr. Rochelle Walensky, director of the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, announced yesterday a “reset” that will focus on making the organization quicker to respond to new health threats. She […]

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Markets Doubt Fed Resolve After Reading July Minutes

Markets Doubt Fed Resolve After Reading July Minutes

on August 18, 2022, 6:58 AM / in National News

The Federal Reserve released the minutes from its meeting in July at 2:00 p.m. today. The reaction of the market was more skepticism about the Fed’s commitment to keep raising rates to fight inflation. The Fed hiked its target for the overnight Federal Funds borrowing rate three-quarters of a percentage point at the July meeting, but the markets interpreted the Fed chairman’s […]

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Air Force Special Operations Command grounds fleet of Ospreys

Air Force Special Operations Command grounds fleet of Ospreys

on August 18, 2022, 6:56 AM / in National News

The Air Force Special Operations Command (AFSOC) has grounded its fleet of 52 CV-22 Osprey tiltrotor aircraft after it was discovered the aircraft’s clutch was causing safety issues. The standdown of the Ospreys, first reported by Breaking Defense, was ordered by AFSOC Commander Lt. Gen. Jim Slife on Tuesday. What’s wrong?: The decision stems from an “increased number of safety incidents” involving the Ospreys, including […]

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Yellen eyes $80B boost as ‘monumental opportunity’ to ‘transform’ IRS

Yellen eyes $80B boost as ‘monumental opportunity’ to ‘transform’ IRS

on August 18, 2022, 6:44 AM / in National News

Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen is preparing the IRS for an overhaul of the U.S. tax collection system made possible by an $80 billion funding boost for the agency included in Democrats’ Inflation Reduction Act. In a Wednesday memo from Yellen to IRS Commissioner Charles Rettig obtained by The Hill, Yellen said she’s giving the IRS six months to deliver an […]

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Appeals court axes ruling against Biden oil leasing pause, sends back for further proceedings

on August 18, 2022, 6:40 AM / in National News

An appeals court on Wednesday tossed an injunction that halted the Biden administration’s pause on new oil and gas leasing and sent the case back to a lower court for further proceedings. The 5th Circuit Court of Appeals ruled that the injunction didn’t make clear what exactly the Biden administration is and isn’t allowed to do. What are the specifics? […]

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Suspect busted for brutal NYC sucker punch caught on video is convicted sex fiend

Suspect busted for brutal NYC sucker punch caught on video is convicted sex fiend

on August 18, 2022, 6:36 AM / in State News

By Amanda Woods | New York Post Shocking video captures the moment a convicted sex offender delivered a brutal knockout punch that left a Bronx restaurant patron with a fractured skull and a brain bleed. The 52-year-old victim – shown carrying a backpack – was leaving the Fuego Tipico Restaurant on East 188th Street near the Grand Concourse in Fordham Manor […]

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Tennessee Republicans React to the Total Arrests CBP Made at Southern Border in Fiscal Year 2022

on August 18, 2022, 6:29 AM / in State News

Numerous Tennessee Republican leaders reacted to how many arrests U.S. Customs and Border Patrol (CBP) made during the Fiscal Year 2022. CBP announced Monday that over 1.82 million arrests were made at the U.S.-Mexico border for the Fiscal Year 2022. In comparison, there were 1,662,167 arrests in the Fiscal Year 2021 and 405,036 for the Fiscal Year 2020, the last year of […]

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Pence is pushing back…

Pence is pushing back…

on August 18, 2022, 6:25 AM / in National News

As some Republicans threaten law enforcement officials after the Mar-a-Lago search, it gives others an opportunity to differentiate themselves from Trump, including his former No. 2. Former Vice President Mike Pence is not amused by the threats against the FBI, telling members of the GOP on Wednesday that “the Republican Party is the party of law and order.” It’s another dig against Trump […]

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Trump cementing his grip on the GOP

on August 18, 2022, 6:22 AM / in National News

By Elizabeth Crisp and Kelsey Carolan Just over a week since the FBI’s search of former President Trump’s estate in Florida, his grip on the Republican Party hasn’t weakened — in fact, it seems to be growing stronger. As new details emerge about why the search was conducted, including how federal officers suspected Trump violated the Espionage Act and other laws, the path to […]

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Bell stepping down from Senate early to take TWRA position

Bell stepping down from Senate early to take TWRA position

on August 18, 2022, 6:19 AM / in State News

By Erik Schelzig |  TNJ Retiring state Sen. Mike Bell (R-Riceville) is stepping down early to take a position as senior adviser for legislative affairs and policy with the Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency. Here’s the release: (NASHVILLE) The Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency (TWRA) has named State Senator Mike Bell (R-Riceville) as the agency’s new Senior Advisor for Legislative Affairs and Policy. […]

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Report: 10 More People On Terror Watchlist Have Been Arrested At The Border

on August 18, 2022, 6:13 AM / in National News

Border Patrol arrested another 10 individuals on the terror watchlist at the southern border in July, bringing the total so far for Fiscal Year 2022 to 66. A new report that details actions taken by U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) for the current year points to over 1.8 million total encounters at the border. That number is almost four times the […]

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Washington state cumulative revenue up nearly $37M over June prediction; Editorial: Inslee should end emergency orders   COVID-19 is part of life now

Washington state cumulative revenue up nearly $37M over June prediction; Editorial: Inslee should end emergency orders COVID-19 is part of life now

on August 18, 2022, 6:11 AM / in State News

ABORTION Attorney General Ferguson signs on in support of DOJ lawsuit against Idaho abortion ban (The News Tribune) AGRICULTURE & WATER Winners, losers in water cuts for Western states (AP) Ruling says USDA’s farm tracking data can’t be disclosed (Capital Press) BUSINESS, ECONOMY & LABOR 41% of Washingtonians skipping meals due to high food costs, survey finds (KAPP/KVEW) Massive new […]

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Rep. Liz Cheney Gives Primary Night Remarks

on August 18, 2022, 6:08 AM / in State News

Rep. Liz Cheney (R-WY) delivered concession remarks after polls closed in the 2022 Republican primary for her state’s at-large Congressional seat. Rep. Cheney was challenged by Harriet Hageman, who had the backing of former President Trump. Rep. Cheney said she had called Ms. Hageman to concede the race. After that, she talked about her work on the January 6th Committee, […]

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The Dobbs and Kennedy Rulings Intensify the Left’s War on Religion

on August 18, 2022, 6:01 AM / in Opinion

What the hysteria over those decisions is really about. By Bruce Thornton | Front PAGE Mag The Supreme Court’s affirmation of the states’ power to settle controversial issues upon which the Constitution is silent has the usual “woke” suspects hyperventilating over religion’s dangerous power to undermine “our democracy.” This war on religion, now in its third century, is predicated on […]

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Thought For Today

on August 18, 2022, 6:00 AM / in History, People

“I think the best way of doing good to the poor, is not making them easy in poverty, but leading or driving them out of it. In my youth I travelled much, and I observed in different countries, that the more public provisions were made for the poor, the less they provided for themselves, and of course became poorer. And, […]

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Love Runs Through It

Love Runs Through It

on August 18, 2022, 6:00 AM / in History, People

Good morning, it’s Friday, August 18, 2017. I’m taking a week’s hiatus from this daily newsletter, and will be back in the saddle on August 28. My sidekick, RCP copy chief Tom Kavanagh, will send out next week’s emails touting the original coverage on our pages, but you’ll have to make do without the daily history lesson until then. Yesterday, […]

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AUTUMNAL EQUINOX 2021: THE FIRST DAY OF FALL

on August 18, 2022, 6:00 AM / in History

FACTS & FOLKLORE ABOUT THE FALL EQUINOX Autumn Begins in 35 days In 2020, the autumnal equinox—also called the September equinox or fall equinox—arrives on Tuesday, September 22. Fall begins in the Northern Hemisphere and spring begins in the Southern Hemisphere. Why do we mark the equinox? Here’s all you need to know! Autumn has caught us in our summer wear. –Philip Larkin, British poet […]

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