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Suspended Alabama Chief Justice Roy Moore running for U.S. Senate

Suspended Alabama Chief Justice Roy Moore running for U.S. Senate

on April 27, 2017, 5:43 AM / in National News, State News

MONTGOMERY, Ala. — Suspended Alabama Chief Justice and gay marriage opponent Roy Moore announced Wednesday he is running for U.S. Senate. The fiery Republican jurist, who was suspended from the bench on accusations that he urged defiance of the landmark U.S. Supreme Court decision allowing gays and lesbians to marry, said he will seek the Senate seat previously held by […]

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School voucher bill dies in House Budget Sub

on April 26, 2017, 4:29 PM / in State News

Published April 26, 2017 | By Tom Humphrey H/T to Kathryn This year’s leading school voucher bill, declared a “pilot project” that would apply only in Shelby County, died quietly in the House Budget Subcommittee Wednesday. Rep. Harry Brooks, R-Knoxville, sponsor of HB126, officially put off further consideration until next year in the Budget Subcommittee. Voucher bills have failed repeatedly […]

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Jackson Police Need Assistance Identifying Suspect

Jackson Police Need Assistance Identifying Suspect

on April 26, 2017, 4:07 PM / in Local News

Jackson Police Investigators need assistance identifying this suspect who robbed Horizon, 340 Parkstone Pl. H/T to Thomas Investigators with the Jackson Police Department are investigating a Robbery that occurred at Horizon, 340 Parkstone Place.  The Jackson Police Department needs your assistance identifying this suspect. On April 24th, at approximately 7:55 a.m., a slim build black male, wearing a gray toboggan, […]

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Environmentalists Are Dead Wrong

Environmentalists Are Dead Wrong

on April 26, 2017, 7:43 AM / in Opinion

By Walter Williams  /  LewRockwell.com Each year, Earth Day is accompanied by predictions of doom. Let’s take a look at past predictions to determine just how much confidence we can have in today’s environmentalists’ predictions. In 1970, when Earth Day was conceived, the late George Wald, a Nobel laureate biology professor at Harvard University, predicted, “Civilization will end within 15 […]

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Trump to sign executive orders on education and public lands

Trump to sign executive orders on education and public lands

on April 26, 2017, 7:36 AM / in National News

President Trump will continue a flurry of moves to pile up achievements before his 100th day in office on Saturday by signing executive orders on education and public lands. Trump will call for a review of all national monuments designated by his predecessors since 1996, with a perceived goal of opening more protected public lands to drilling, logging, and mining. […]

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Trump picks outsider to run troubled Secret Service

Trump picks outsider to run troubled Secret Service

on April 26, 2017, 7:34 AM / in National News

President Trump on Tuesday named Randolph “Tex” Alles as his pick to head the Secret Service, turning to an outsider to oversee the beleaguered agency tasked with protecting the president and his family. Alles, a retired Marine Corps general now serving as acting deputy commissioner of customs and border protection, is the first leader in years to be chosen from […]

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Judge blocks Trump call to strip funding for sanctuary cities

Judge blocks Trump call to strip funding for sanctuary cities

on April 26, 2017, 7:32 AM / in National News

We should all know where the swamp is now; if we don’t then are really blind, deaf and dumb, because when a U.S. judge on blocks President Trump’s executive order calling for stripping sanctuary cities of some federal funding. Several local governments in California’s Silicon Valley — including Santa Clara County, which receives $1.7 billion annually, or a third of its […]

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House Oversight leaders say Michael Flynn might have broken law

House Oversight leaders say Michael Flynn might have broken law

on April 26, 2017, 7:26 AM / in National News

Leaders of the House Oversight Committee said Tuesday that President Trump’s first national security adviser, Michael Flynn, might have broken the law by failing to fully disclose his past business dealings with Russia during the process of getting the security clearance he needed to work in Trump’s administration. Rep. Elijah Cummings, the committee’s ranking Democrat, said that Flynn did not […]

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Muddy Maxine Waters: What a Riot

Muddy Maxine Waters: What a Riot

on April 26, 2017, 6:35 AM / in Opinion

  By Michelle Malkin Are you freaking kidding me? Thirteen-term Democratic Congresswoman Maxine Waters, Beltway barnacle permanently affixed to USS Government, is now the fresh-faced “rock star” of the Democratic Party.”Auntie Maxine” is stoking the resistance, inspiring millenials, combating hate, crusading against corruption and invoking the counterinsurgent cry to “stay woke!” I do not have enough guffaws to give. This new […]

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Five things to watch for in Trump’s tax plan

Five things to watch for in Trump’s tax plan

on April 26, 2017, 6:23 AM / in National News, Opinion

BY NAOMI JAGODA  /   The Hill President Trump is set to release his tax plan Today. The announcement of the administration’s principles for tax reform will begin a new debate with Congress as the president nears the end of his first 100 days in office. It appears Trump will leave the actual reveal to Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin and […]

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Muslim charged with beating woman with U.S. flag skips court

Muslim charged with beating woman with U.S. flag skips court

on April 26, 2017, 6:11 AM / in State News

World Net Daily LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga. – It was a case that drew national attention last year even as it was completely ignored by CNN, ABC, NBC, CBS and the rest of the establishment media – a mother and daughter in the Atlanta area were attacked by a complete stranger dressed in a black burqa and beaten with their own Stars […]

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Be True To Your Word

Be True To Your Word

on April 26, 2017, 6:00 AM / in Religion

Let your “Yes” be “Yes,” and your “No,” “No.” —Matthew 5:37 Shortly before his death, the Duke of Burgundy was presiding over the Cabinet Council of France. A proposal was made by the ministers that would violate a treaty but would secure important advantages for the country. Many reasons were offered to justify the deed. The Duke listened in silence, […]

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Sen. Cruz introduces the “EL CHAPO Act”

Sen. Cruz introduces the “EL CHAPO Act”

on April 26, 2017, 6:00 AM / in National News

By Autumn Price  /  The Resurgent Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) introduced the Ensuring Lawful Collection of Hidden Assets to Provide Order (EL CHAPO) Act today. The bill would reserve “any amounts forfeited to the U.S. Government as a result of the criminal prosecution of “El Chapo” (formally named Joaquin Archivaldo Guzman Lorea) and other drug lords for border security assets […]

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Not that Damn Funny

Not that Damn Funny

on April 25, 2017, 7:47 AM / in Opinion
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TEA a tool for liberal-progressive agenda, former members say

TEA a tool for liberal-progressive agenda, former members say

on April 25, 2017, 7:44 AM / in Opinion, State News

In an exclusive new documentary you’ll only see on Tennessee Watchdog, teachers who were formerly affiliated with the Tennessee Education Association go on record to describe it as a tool for the liberal-progressive agenda. They also say TEA members engage in inflammatory Saul Alinsky-style tactics to get their way and care little for the students’ bests interests. Three teachers who once belonged […]

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Rebels kill 25 police officers in India

Rebels kill 25 police officers in India

on April 25, 2017, 7:25 AM / in International News

Maoist rebels in India killed at least 25 security officers in an attack on a police patrol on Monday. Another seven officers, members of the Central Reserve Police Force, were wounded. Roughly 100 security forces were ambushed while guarding a new road and bridge being built in a densely forested area in eastern India, where rebels known as Naxalites have […]

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New Orleans begins removing Confederate monuments

on April 25, 2017, 7:22 AM / in State News

New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu on Monday kicked off the process of removing four monuments to the “Lost Cause of the Confederacy.” The first statue taken down was the Battle of Liberty Place statue on Iberville Street, which was originally erected to honor members of the “Crescent City White League” who battled the racially integrated city police and state militia. […]

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Trump plans proposal to slash corporate tax rate

on April 25, 2017, 7:21 AM / in National News

President Trump plans to propose a sharp cut in the corporate tax rate from 35 percent to 15 percent, White House officials said Monday. The proposal is expected to be unveiled Wednesday as part of an outline for a tax code overhaul being unveiled just before the end of Trump’s first 100 days in office. Experts say such a cut […]

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Arkansas carries out first double execution since 2000

Arkansas carries out first double execution since 2000

on April 25, 2017, 7:18 AM / in State News

Arkansas carried out the nation’s first back-to-back executions in 17 years on Monday night. First, the state put to death Jack Jones, who was convicted of raping and murdering a woman in 1995, shortly after 7 p.m. Lawyers for the second inmate, Marcel Williams, filed for a stay, saying the first execution had been botched, but a judge lifted the […]

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Trump’s push to fund wall may be delayed as government shutdown looms

on April 25, 2017, 7:13 AM / in National News

President Trump indicated Monday that he was open to delaying his demand for money to start building his promised border wall, potentially removing an obstacle to a deal that would avoid a looming government shutdown. Congress has to approve a spending bill by Friday to keep government agencies funded through September, and Trump told a gathering of journalists from conservative […]

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