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New Campaign against Rep. Bachmann for Anti-Brotherhood Stance

New Campaign against Rep. Bachmann for Anti-Brotherhood Stance

on January 22, 2013, 7:29 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

by CLARE M. LOPEZ People for the American Way (PFAW)  has launched a new campaign against Representative Michele Bachmann (R-MN), who,  after her recent re-election to Congress, has been re-appointed to the House  Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence (HPSCI). A PFAW-sponsored petition  with 178,000 signatures is to be presented to House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH)  on Monday 21 January 2012 […]

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A Retreat Emanating from the GOP Retreat?

on January 22, 2013, 7:20 AM / in National News, News

By: Daniel Horowitz (Diary) Republicans came into their annual retreat at Williamsburg, Virginia looking for a starting point in the upcoming debt and budget battles.  It appears that they have emerged from the retreat with a full blown plan. They will pass a bill this week that will suspend the debt ceiling law until May 18.  The debt limit increase […]

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The Loyal Opposition

on January 22, 2013, 7:14 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

By: Erick Erickson (Diary) Congratulations Mr. President on your second inaugural. Saying that makes some of you really enraged.  I said the same on twitter shortly after his official swearing in.  Several of the replies were embarrassing and atrocious.  Some accused the man elected by a majority of Americans of treason.  Some accused him of willfully destroying the nation. I […]

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Obama: ‘Our journey is not complete’ until we redefine marriage

on January 21, 2013, 9:16 PM / in National News, News

by Ben Johnson WASHINGTON, D.C., January 21, 2013, (LifeSiteNews.com) – President Barack Obama forcefully advanced the homosexual agenda in his second inaugural address this afternoon, saying redefining marriage must be enacted “by [God’s] people here on earth.” “We, the people, declare today that the most evident of truths – that all of us are created equal – is the star […]

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State Representative Joe Carr 48TH Legislative District Lascassas, TN.

on January 19, 2013, 11:37 AM / in Local News, News, State News

State Representative Joe Carr, from Tennessee’s 48th District filed legislation Tuesday, House Bill 0042, that would charge any Federal agent with a Class A Misdemeanor for enforcing or attempting to enforce a federal law, statute, rule, regulation or executive order that bans, restricts or requires the registration of any semi automatic firearm, firearm accessory or ammunition. “In light of recent […]

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CIA Recruiting Within “LGBT” Community for Spy Agency Staffing

CIA Recruiting Within “LGBT” Community for Spy Agency Staffing

on January 18, 2013, 8:50 AM / in National News, News

Written by Dave Bohon Apparently the Central Intelligence Agency is looking for a new style of agent. According to a National Public Radio report, as “part of the CIA’s efforts to diversify its workforce, the spy agency is reaching out to a group that once was unable to get security clearance — lesbians and gay men.” In late November the […]

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NSA Whistleblower: “Every American Is Under Surveillance”

NSA Whistleblower: “Every American Is Under Surveillance”

on January 18, 2013, 8:40 AM / in National News, News

Written by Brian Koenig Following the resignation of CIA Director David Petraeus, which was reportedly prompted by an extramarital affair he had with his biographer, a formerly high-ranking member of the National Security Agency (NSA) claims the FBI’s probe into Petraeus indicates that digital privacy has become a freedom of the past. “What I’ve been basically saying for quite some […]

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Standing on the Graves of Sandy Hook

Standing on the Graves of Sandy Hook

on January 17, 2013, 11:03 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

If the left really wanted to be true to its own philosophy, it would simply attempt to repeal the Second Amendment and go for a total British-style gun ban.

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ATTN Gun Owners: McConnell & Reid Cutting Deal on the Filibuster And Other News

ATTN Gun Owners: McConnell & Reid Cutting Deal on the Filibuster And Other News

on January 17, 2013, 8:38 AM / in National News, News

By: Erick Erickson (Diary) The Senate Republican Leader and Senate Democratic Leader are cutting a deal on the filibuster. You may think it is over and done with, but it is not. Harry Reid, through Senate procedure, has kept the first day of business in the Senate going on.  This allows the rules of the Senate to be changed with […]

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Bumper Crop of Crime

on January 17, 2013, 8:00 AM / in News

This is an excert from an article written in 1994. Somethings change… somethings remain the same. During the 1950s and ’60s the judicial spade work and sowing was done that brought forth the bumper crime crop of the 1960s, ’70s, and ’80s. In Mallory v. Us., Mapp v. Ohio, Gideon v. Wainright, Escobedo v. Illinois, Malloy v. Hogan, Miranda v. Arizona, […]

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U.S. Government Claims – Just Like the Nazis – that the Truth Is Too Complicated and Dangerous to Disclose to the Public

on January 16, 2013, 11:41 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

Original Post History Repeats … In the classic history of Nazi Germany, They Thought They Were Free, Milton Mayer writes: “What happened here was the gradual habituation of the people, little by little, to being governed by surprise; to receiving decisions deliberated in secret; to believing that the situation was so complicated that the government had to act on information […]

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Will you allow Harry Reid to gut the Senate filibuster?

Will you allow Harry Reid to gut the Senate filibuster?

on January 16, 2013, 11:36 AM / in National News, News

When the Senate reconvenes just one week from today, Harry Reid is expected to GUT the Senate filibuster. And he’s even threatening to break the rules do it. That’s why it’s vital you call your U.S. Senators IMMEDIATELY and demand they oppose Harry Reid’s attempt to weaken or gut the Senate filibuster. Sen. Lamar Alexander: (202) 224-4944 Sen. Bob Corker: […]

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The Purpose of the Second Amendment

on January 16, 2013, 10:02 AM / in National News, News

By: Erick Erickson (Diary) The President is ready to announce his plans to restrict gun ownership.  Most likely, nothing the President proposes will do anything to stop a future Sandy Hook.  We know the President understands he is putting Democrats in a terrible spot.  We know because he did nothing after the Aurora, CO shooting in the midst of a […]

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A Surprising Refuge in a Dangerous Market

on January 16, 2013, 9:58 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

“Today is already the tomorrow which the bad economist of yesterday urged us to ignore.” So wrote the literary-critic-turned-financial-journalist, Henry Hazlitt…more than half a century ago. But if then was the “tomorrow” to which Mr. Hazlitt referred, where (or rather “when”) are we now? One shudders to think about it… During the 55 years since the author of the indispensable […]

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If you can’t run your own house, How can you run an entire nation?

on January 15, 2013, 4:51 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

Editors Note: I found this in my “to be published” file and I must have just forgotten to do so… and while it is a little dated, the message is still clear. In a nation governed of, by and for the people, I fully understand and appreciate the fact that everybody wants to be in charge. Americans are nothing if […]

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A new bill exempts ethics disclosure of specific county planning commission members; “Agenda 21” plot suspected

A new bill exempts ethics disclosure of specific county planning commission members; “Agenda 21” plot suspected

on January 14, 2013, 8:49 AM / in News, Opinion, State News

Original Post Just filed in the TN State legislature is a bill that exempts members appointed to specific county planning commissions from having to disclose any potential conflicts of interest to the State Ethics Commission. Besides this obvious and blatant attempt to remove any accountability or transparency, one has to ask “if they have nothing to hide, then why are […]

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Over 1,000 Educators Apply for Armed Teacher Training

on January 14, 2013, 8:34 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

By: Jason Hart (Diary) Original Post   The Buckeye Firearms Association (BFA) announced in a January 9 release that over 1,000 educators have applied for its partner foundation’s Armed Teacher Training Program first publicized December 20, 2012. Applications are still being accepted via online survey. “The original intent was to simply offer free firearm training to 24 teachers in order […]

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Having to Choose

on January 14, 2013, 8:18 AM / in National News, News, Opinion, Religion

By: Erick Erickson (Diary) Louie Giglio is a Christian pastor in Atlanta. For the past two decades he has spent his time getting Christians to focus on a topic dear to me — human trafficking.  That has been his calling and focus.  It is a worthy cause.  More than 17,000 people are smuggled into the United States each year to […]

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Maria Sharapova wins Opening Round at Austrialian Open

Maria Sharapova wins Opening Round at Austrialian Open

on January 13, 2013, 9:19 PM / in Sports, Tennis

MELBOURNE, Australia – Maria Sharapova got the Australian Open started with a 6-0, 6-0 victory over fellow Russian Olga Puchkova in the first match on center court Monday. Sharapova showed no signs of problems with the right collarbone injury which forced her out of a lead up tournament two weeks ago. The No. 2-ranked Sharapova, who lost the final to […]

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Race, poltics keep judge’s seat empty for 7 years

on January 13, 2013, 8:45 AM / in National News, News

Editor’s Note: Why is the color of a man so important, while it is the charactor of the man that all should be judged! It’s been seven years and counting since the need arose for another U.S. District Court judge in the 44-county Eastern District of North Carolina. But there’s been no appointment from the White House to fill the […]

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