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Senate narrowly passes 2018 budget, paving way for tax reform

Senate narrowly passes 2018 budget, paving way for tax reform

on October 20, 2017, 7:42 AM / in National News

BY JORDAIN CARNEY AND NIV ELIS Senate Republicans took the first step Thursday evening toward passing a tax plan and fulfilling a long-held campaign pledge. Senators narrowly voted 51-49 to pass the fiscal 2018 budget after a grueling hours-long marathon on the Senate floor. Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) joined with every Democrat and independent to vote against the bill. The spending blueprint is key […]

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Evil Men within Government

Evil Men within Government

on October 20, 2017, 7:39 AM / in Opinion

Isaiah 5:20 Woe to those who call evil good and good evil, who put darkness for light and light for darkness, who put bitter for sweet and sweet for bitter. Throughout history, evil has persuaded man by masquerading as good. But when evil masquerades as good because it believes it is good, there in lies a bigger challenge. Louis D. […]

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HSUS Cozies Up to Trump Administration

HSUS Cozies Up to Trump Administration

on October 20, 2017, 7:36 AM / in National News, Opinion

By Humane Watch. org The Humane Society of the United States’ political arm endorsed Hillary Clinton last year, calling a Donald Trump administration a “threat to animals everywhere.” So why is HSUS CEO Wayne Pacelle now getting close to the very people he condemns? Pacelle visited the White House on Wednesday for a roundtable featuring himself, Trump advisor Kellyanne Conway, Lara Trump, […]

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From the RTP Archives…

From the RTP Archives…

on October 20, 2017, 7:16 AM / in History, National News, Opinion, State News

By RockyTopPolitics.com [Editors’ note:  In anticipation of former Cong. Steve Fincher’s entry into the U.S. Senate race, we bring back an oldy, but moldy post of Fincher’s putrid deal with Nancy Pelosi, shortly before he left Congress.  You’re welcome.] What’s that splat on the road? The conservative newspaper, The Washington Examiner, jumps all over the Farmer from Frog Jump: “Fincher represents what’s worst […]

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THE NFL

on October 20, 2017, 6:45 AM / in National News, Opinion

Yesterday, our friends at the Tennessee Eagle Forum dedicated an entire day to the NFL and its laughable position of moral standing to attempt to influence public opinion on itself and those players that believe they have hijacked a medium. So this page is dedicated to Bobbie and staff  at the Eagle Forum and their reports which we read every day […]

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GOP threatens Trump’s EPA nominees if agency dials back biofuels mandate

GOP threatens Trump’s EPA nominees if agency dials back biofuels mandate

on October 20, 2017, 6:09 AM / in National News

[Corn ethanol, mostly. There’s your RINO problem right there. – J.E.] As appeared in Liberty Unyielding Republican lawmakers are threatening to scuttle President Donald Trump’s Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) nominees after reports suggested the agency will reduce biofuels that are mixed in with gasoline. “Plenty of senators” are considering opposing Trump EPA picks, unless the agency backs off a plan […]

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How the Islamic World was Forged: An Exercise in Common Sense

How the Islamic World was Forged: An Exercise in Common Sense

on October 20, 2017, 6:00 AM / in History

H/T to Bobbie By Raymond Ibrahim  /  Front Page Mag What made non-Muslims convert to Islam, leading to the creation of the Islamic world? Early historical sources—both Muslim and non-Muslim—make clear that the Islamic empire was forged by the sword; that people embraced Islam, not so much out of sincere faith, but for a myriad of reasons—from converting in order […]

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A Gift Of Grace

A Gift Of Grace

on October 20, 2017, 6:00 AM / in Religion

You know the grace of our Lord Jesus Christ, that though He was rich, yet for your sakes He became poor. —2 Corinthians 8:9 In high schools in the US, being elected homecoming queen is a great honor for any young woman. But when a high school near Houston, Texas, crowned Shannon Jones, it was a special moment for her […]

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A Tough Day For Sessions

A Tough Day For Sessions

on October 19, 2017, 7:25 AM / in National News

Attorney General Jeff Sessions on Wednesday refused to answer senators’ questions about his conversations with President Trump about the firing of former FBI Director James Comey and the investigation into Russia’s election meddling, citing executive privilege. “I’m just not able to comment,” Sessions said. Democrats have maintained that because Trump did not invoke the privilege himself, the attorney general is […]

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Taliban overruns military base, killing at least 43 Afghan soldiers

on October 19, 2017, 7:23 AM / in International News

The Afghan Taliban attacked a military base in southern Afghanistan, killing at least 43 of the 60 stationed there, the country’s defense ministry said Thursday. Another nine of the Afghan soldiers were wounded, and six were reported missing. The attack started when suicide bombers detonated two Humvees packed with explosives. Taliban fighters then stormed the Afghan National Army base in […]

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Trump and Obamacare

Trump and Obamacare

on October 19, 2017, 7:11 AM / in Opinion

By Andrew P. Napolitano Late last week, President Donald Trump signed an executive order directing the secretaries of the treasury and health and human services to cease making payments to health care insurance companies in behalf of the more than 6 million Americans who qualify for these payments under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, commonly known as Obamacare. Obamacare […]

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Judge orders Trump gov’t to allow illegal immigrant teen to abort her baby immediately

Judge orders Trump gov’t to allow illegal immigrant teen to abort her baby immediately

on October 19, 2017, 6:52 AM / in National News

By Claire Chretien   WASHINGTON, D.C. October 18, 2017 (LifeSiteNews) – An Obama-appointed judge ordered the government today to allow an illegal immigrant minor in its custody to abort her preborn child “promptly and without delay.” The mother seeking the abortion is a 17-year-old from Mexico. Justice Department lawyers argued the government has “strong and constitutionally legitimate interests in promoting childbirth, in […]

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Mnuchin: Tax reform failure would hurt stock market

on October 19, 2017, 6:46 AM / in National News

Here Come the Threats Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said if Congress fails to pass a bill overhauling the tax code, Wall Street will suffer. “There is no question that the rally in the stock market has baked into it reasonably high expectations of us getting tax cuts and tax reform done,” Mnuchin in an interview with a Politico podcast released […]

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Back to the drawing board… Alexander floats tweak to ObamaCare fix after Trump tweet

Back to the drawing board… Alexander floats tweak to ObamaCare fix after Trump tweet

on October 19, 2017, 6:43 AM / in National News

Senate Health Committee Chairman Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.) is trying to keep alive his deal with Democrats on ObamaCare by floating changes to clarify language. President Trump tweeted a heavy blow to the deal on Wednesday morning by saying he cannot support “bailing out” insurance companies, a reference to payments to insurers that the deal would continue to help fund discounts for consumers. Alexander’s proposed […]

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Pretty Clear How the President Feels about Insurance Subsidies

Pretty Clear How the President Feels about Insurance Subsidies

on October 19, 2017, 6:41 AM / in National News

President Trump on Wednesday suggested he will oppose a bipartisan deal to help stabilize ObamaCare, reversing comments he made one day earlier. Trump wrote on Twitter that he was “supportive” of the deal’s architect, Senate Health Committee Chairman Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.), as well as the Senate process, but said he would “never support bailing out” insurance companies, saying they “have made a fortune” under ObamaCare. Trump […]

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Bring it on, Solyndra Phil

Bring it on, Solyndra Phil

on October 19, 2017, 6:32 AM / in Opinion, State News

She’s with… By RockyTopPolitics Word is former Gov. Phil Bredesen is thinking about running for Coker’s seat in the U.S. Senate.  To which our first reaction was: “You mean he’s still alive?” If he won, Bredesen would be pushing 75 by the time he was sworn in.  In fairness, that would make him a regular “spring chicken” compared to some of […]

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Massive criminal conspiracy unravels: Hillary Clinton took $145M from Russians to sell out the U.S. uranium supply to America’s enemies (and the FBI knew all along)

Massive criminal conspiracy unravels: Hillary Clinton took $145M from Russians to sell out the U.S. uranium supply to America’s enemies (and the FBI knew all along)

on October 19, 2017, 6:30 AM / in International News, National News

 by: Mike Adams  |   Natural News (Natural News) We have truly reached the point in American history where criminal indictments need to be immediately leveled against James Comey, Loretta Lynch, Eric Holder, Hillary Clinton, Bill Clinton, Robert Mueller and a dozen other high-ranking officials who are now known to have been complicit in one of the most treasonous criminal cover-ups in American […]

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More Kalifornia Krazy

More Kalifornia Krazy

on October 19, 2017, 6:24 AM / in State News

By Stacey Lennox  |   The Resurgent The state that has decided you can be HIV positive and not disclose it to your intimate partners and that will shield illegal immigrants who commit crimes from federal immigration authorities has finally surpassed the minutiae of regulating cow farts. Today Governor Moonbeam signed a law regulating pet store owners. Beginning in January of 2019, pet […]

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Illegal Alien Words and Actions Killing Their Own Cause

Illegal Alien Words and Actions Killing Their Own Cause

on October 19, 2017, 6:19 AM / in Opinion

When it comes to illegal aliens, I’ve not been in the camp of “deport ‘em all and let God sort ‘em out.”  But the way some of these trespassers have been acting lately is causing me to have second thoughts. Democrats on Capitol Hill recently staged a dog-and-pony show featuring insulting, in-your-face, illegal aliens who object to President Donald Trump’s […]

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A Good Day To Die?

A Good Day To Die?

on October 19, 2017, 6:00 AM / in Religion

It is enough! Now, Lord, take my life! —1 Kings 19:4  Hopelessness and anger combined to bring death to a young man in my neighborhood. Someone had beaten him up for something he said. To retaliate, he came back with a gun. The police were called. When they arrived he ran, shooting at them. To protect everyone, they shot him. […]

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