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Prime Cuts from 2017 |  The U. S. Government

Prime Cuts from 2017 | The U. S. Government

on September 18, 2018, 7:30 AM / in National News, Opinion

By Citizens Against Government Waste As Washington, D.C. adjusts to a new administration, the fiscal carnage caused by past presidents continues to haunt the United States.  The national debt nearly doubled under former President Obama and is poised to exceed $20 trillion before the end of 2017.  To help chart a path out of this calamitous economic hole, Citizens Against […]

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Trahan defeats Koh in MA-03 Democratic primary following district-wide recount

on September 18, 2018, 7:16 AM / in State News

The recount results are in – Lori Trahan (D) defeated Dan Koh (D) in the Democratic primary for Massachusetts’ 3rd Congressional District. The district-wide hand recount concluded yesterday. The candidates were separated by less than 0.5 percent of the vote after the September 4 primary, leading Massachusetts Secretary of State William Galvin (D) to order the recount. Ten Democratic candidates […]

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185 state legislative leaders running for re-election or new offices

on September 18, 2018, 7:11 AM / in National News

According to Ballotpedia, although there are 7,383 state legislators, the 283 state legislative leaders are the primary drivers of state policies and agendas. With the election cycle moving into the general election stage, we thought this would be a good time to take a look at what those legislative leaders are up to in 2018. How many of them are […]

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Abortion Is Killing More Than Kids. It’s Killing Our Constitutional Institutions

Abortion Is Killing More Than Kids. It’s Killing Our Constitutional Institutions

on September 18, 2018, 7:07 AM / in Opinion

By Erick Erickson  |   The Resurgent The truth of the accusations against Kavanaugh do not matter to most progressives. His abortion position does. If the Supreme Court of the United States overturned Roe v. Wade tomorrow, abortion would become a state level issue. States in progressive control could permit abortion till birth. States in conservative control could ban abortion. People who lived in […]

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Bad Weather!

Bad Weather!

on September 18, 2018, 7:00 AM / in National News

Florence’s flooding continued to wallop North and South Carolina on Monday, and the death toll this morning was at least 32 in three states. The costs in the Carolinas could reach $22 billion, analysts said, and other states sustained damages, as well. The North Carolina Department of Transportation reported 1,200 road closures because of high water and debris on Monday. […]

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Martha McSally – Good for Gun Rights & Good For Arizona

Martha McSally – Good for Gun Rights & Good For Arizona

on September 18, 2018, 6:46 AM / in Opinion

By Harold Hutchison   Washington, DC –-(AmmoLand.com)- There is a showdown coming in Arizona – and it has Second Amendment implications. No, we’re not talking about the Gunfight at the OK Corral. We’re talking the Senate race between Representatives Martha McSally (Republican) and Kyrsten Sinema (Democrat). In this case, on Second Amendment issues, there is a very clear choice. Let’s take a look […]

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SYMONE SANDERS IS READY TO SAY KAVANAUGH IS GUILTY BEFORE HEARINGS: ‘FOR ME THERE IS NO DEBATE’

on September 18, 2018, 6:29 AM / in National News, Opinion

By Mike Brest |  Daily Caller CNN’s Symone Sanders declared that Brett Kavanaugh should not be confirmed to the Supreme Court following allegations of sexual assault that dates back decades on the network Monday afternoon — in spite of his repeated and adamant denials and the fact that hearings for both Kavanaugh and his accuser are planned.   Sanders and Bill […]

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Making Preparations

Making Preparations

on September 18, 2018, 6:00 AM / in Religion

If I go and prepare a place for you, I will come back and take you to be with me that you also may be where I am. John 14:3 As we viewed my father-in-law’s body in his casket at the funeral home, one of his sons took his dad’s hammer and tucked it alongside his folded hands. Years later, when […]

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And from our Best Buds at the MidSouth Sentinel

And from our Best Buds at the MidSouth Sentinel

on September 18, 2018, 6:00 AM / in International News, Opinion, Religion

Sundays With The Sentinel: “political correctness is ultimately anti-Christian and……evil.  Renounce it.” The Founding Fathers held truth in high regard, as evidenced by the passage in the absolutely brilliant Declaration of Independence which says “we hold these truths to be self-evident; that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable rights, that among […]

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Political Correctness, Zero Tolerance, and the Death of Reason

Political Correctness, Zero Tolerance, and the Death of Reason

on September 18, 2018, 6:00 AM / in Opinion

Someone once said “that to destroy a civilization, society or culture, you must first destroy its language.” The exact quote escapes me, but I believe it is attributed to Cicero. (I guess I need to look that up.) My first exposure to political correctness, though I didn’t know it at the time, was in the early Eighties when a co-worker […]

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September 18th in History

September 18th in History

on September 18, 2018, 6:00 AM / in History

September 18 is the 261st day of the year (262nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 104 days remaining until the end of the year. Holidays Christian feast day: Constantius (Theban Legion) Edward Bouverie Pusey (Episcopal Church) Eustorgius I Joseph of Cupertino Methodius of Olympus Richardis September 18 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics) Day of National Music (Azerbaijan) International […]

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From the left side of the post

From the left side of the post

on September 17, 2018, 4:50 PM / in Bedtime Stories
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Happy Constitution Day!

Happy Constitution Day!

on September 17, 2018, 7:38 AM / in Announcements

Today is the anniversary of the signing of the U.S. Constitution and we are big fans…..  

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Brett Kavanaugh’s momentum to clear the Senate and be seated on the Supreme Court this fall hit a roadblock on Sunday.

on September 17, 2018, 7:35 AM / in National News

Christine Blasey Ford identified herself as the woman who says Kavanaugh assaulted her at a party when he was a high school student. She previously shared her accusations with Democratic lawmakers via letter, and while she sought to remain anonymous, the existence of her letter leaked last Wednesday. Ford, 51, told The Washington Post that Kavanaugh groped her, tried to […]

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New York-born Israel advocate killed in West Bank stabbing

New York-born Israel advocate killed in West Bank stabbing

on September 17, 2018, 7:29 AM / in International News

Queens-born Israel advocate Ari Fuld, 45, died Sunday after reportedly being stabbed by a Palestinian teen in the West Bank. Witnesses said Fuld, who lived in Israel, was stabbed near the entrance to a mall. Video footage showed him chasing and shooting at his attacker, then collapsing. Other civilians also shot at the suspect, identified as 17-year-old Khalil Jabareen, who […]

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Meet the Accuser in Private, If At All.

on September 17, 2018, 7:25 AM / in Opinion

by Erick Erickson  |   The Resurgent A single accusation with no corroboration does not deserve a public hearing. It would set a dangerous precedent. A man faces accusations from a woman that he did something indecent in high school once. Democrats are playing a high stakes game on this single accusation from a woman whose financial giving, though small, suggests Democrat […]

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Kavanaugh’s accuser goes on the record with sexual misconduct allegation

Kavanaugh’s accuser goes on the record with sexual misconduct allegation

on September 17, 2018, 7:24 AM / in National News, Opinion

And the Media is just trilled…… Christine Blasey Ford, a California college professor, has bounced forward as the woman who accused Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexual misconduct in an alleged incident that occurred when they were in high school. Ford told The Washington Post in an article posted Sunday that Kavanaugh pulled her into a bedroom at a […]

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Judge Leaves Maryland Gun Owners Out to Dry Over MD’s “Gun Oil Ban”

Judge Leaves Maryland Gun Owners Out to Dry Over MD’s “Gun Oil Ban”

on September 17, 2018, 6:50 AM / in State News

Maryland – -(AmmoLand.com)- Last week United States District Court Judge James K. Bredar denied Maryland Shall Issue’s motion for temporary relief against the State’s ban on possession of “Rapid Fire Trigger Activators” by SB 707, signed into law by the Governor on April 24, 2018. This means the law will go into effect as passed on October 1st, 2018. That’s just […]

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An Act of God, Even Though They Don’t Believe in God

An Act of God, Even Though They Don’t Believe in God

on September 17, 2018, 6:46 AM / in Bedtime Stories

Art by A.F. Branco

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Flooding fears from Florence surge as rivers rise; Wilmington cut off

Flooding fears from Florence surge as rivers rise; Wilmington cut off

on September 17, 2018, 6:44 AM / in National News, State News

By CHUCK BURTON  |  The Associated Press WILMINGTON, N.C. — Catastrophic flooding from Florence spread across the Carolinas on Sunday, with roads to Wilmington cut off by the epic deluge and muddy river water swamping entire neighborhoods miles inland. “The risk to life is rising with the angry waters,” Gov. Roy Cooper declared as the storm’s death toll climbed to […]

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