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TN Senator in bed with the Homosexual Lobby?

TN Senator in bed with the Homosexual Lobby?

on July 29, 2013, 10:17 AM / in National News, News, Opinion, State News

Why is Tennessee Senator Lamar Alexander helping President Obama create new radical regulations on business owners? Why would he support the government forcing employers to give preference to homosexual job candidates? You see, right now a pro-homosexual bill, S. 815, is before the U.S. Senate that would create a special class of citizen with government-mandated employment in all our businesses, […]

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Helping People Help Themselves

Helping People Help Themselves

on July 29, 2013, 7:50 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

The staff at Center for Consumer Freedom have noted the phenomenon of the “health halo” before — a notional belief about a food’s healthfulness, justified or not, that counterintuitively leads to less healthy eating habits. People presume that supposedly “good” food has fewer calories than it actually does, leading to unintended overconsumption. A recent article by Yoni Freedhoff in U.S. News & […]

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Taxpayers, Economic Outlook to Lose Big on the Auto Bailouts

Taxpayers, Economic Outlook to Lose Big on the Auto Bailouts

on July 29, 2013, 7:30 AM / in National News, News

Written by  Brian Koenig Despite surges in revenue and a catalog of new vehicles produced by the U.S. auto industry, taxpayers are still suffering from the 2009 bailouts, as General Motors (GM) would have to peddle their stock for $95.51 per share for taxpayers to break even, according to a government watchdog report published Wednesday. Even with a 25-percent spike […]

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Chris Christie Finds Liberty a “Dangerous Idea”

Chris Christie Finds Liberty a “Dangerous Idea”

on July 29, 2013, 7:26 AM / in National News, News

Written by  Jack Kenny On the eve of a House vote Wednesday on his amendment to curb the National Security Agency’s daily dragnet collection of Americans’ phone records, Rep. Justin Amash (R-Mich.) tweeted, “Washington’s elites fear liberty. They fear you.” On Thursday, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (shown) demonstrated just how eager he is to join the Washington elite. Speaking […]

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Morning Bell: Obamacare, Simplified

Morning Bell: Obamacare, Simplified

on July 29, 2013, 7:02 AM / in National News, News

By Chris Jacobs Original Post With open enrollment in Obamacare’s exchanges set to start in fewer than three months, the law’s supporters are attempting to change the subject from Obamacare’s many delays and glitches. Instead, they’re mounting a campaign to sell the unpopular measure to the public. President Obama yesterday gave a speech on Obamacare, trying to justify the fact […]

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The Humane Society of the United States Sponsors Tennessee Walking Horse

The Humane Society of the United States Sponsors Tennessee Walking Horse

on July 29, 2013, 6:29 AM / in News, State News

hmmm, interesting to say the least. I would like to think that their intentions (Animal Welfare approach vs AR Extremist) to support healthy competition and showmanship can be taken at face value. However, it will take much more than one sponsorship to convince me there isn’t an AR agenda behind it. Lori I can’t believe the Tennessee Walking Horse Breeders and Exhibitors Association […]

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Sarah Palin: I was forbidden to tell the truth about Obama in 2008

on July 29, 2013, 6:05 AM / in National News, News

By Cheryl Carpenter Klimek Original Post Former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin didn’t mince words about President Obama and White House press secretary Jay Carney, calling the scandals plaguing the administration “phony.” Appearing in “On the Record” with Greta Van Susteren on Friday, Palin questioned which scandals the pair consider phony,  saying it isn’t a coincidence that both Obama and Carney are using the term. […]

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Heart Surgery in India for $1,583 Costs $106,385 in U.S.

Heart Surgery in India for $1,583 Costs $106,385 in U.S.

on July 29, 2013, 5:53 AM / in National News, News

By Ketaki Gokhale Bloomberg Original Post Devi Shetty is obsessed with making heart surgery affordable for millions of Indians. On his office desk are photographs of two of his heroes: Mother Teresa and Mahatma Gandhi. Shetty is not a public health official motivated by charity. He’s a heart surgeon turned businessman who has started a chain of 21 medical centers around […]

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Black America’s True Nemesis: Liberals, Not Zimmerman

Black America’s True Nemesis: Liberals, Not Zimmerman

on July 27, 2013, 2:35 PM / in News, Opinion

In the midst of all the racial hullabaloo stirred up by so-called advocates for black empowerment after the Zimmerman trail, guess who is really being harmed? Answer: Black America. All of you black pastors, black politicians and black celebs who have joined Sharpton and the MSM’s lynch mob to “get Zimmerman” should be ashamed of yourselves. You are doing a […]

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When you wonder why lawmakers vote as they do

When you wonder why lawmakers vote as they do

on July 27, 2013, 2:11 PM / in National News, News

As they say –   It all depends on which side of the BREAD the butter is on….    and WHO it is that puts the BUTTER there. Jackie When you wonder why lawmakers vote as they do, take a look at who contributes to their campaigns.  Those elected to Congress don’t represent their constituents, they represent those who contribute to their […]

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The Ephialtes Establishment in the Republican Party

The Ephialtes Establishment in the Republican Party

on July 26, 2013, 8:56 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

By: Erick Erickson I can see how the GOP loses in November of 2014.  The establishment and base have moved so far apart the base is about ready to go third party or sit at home.  If the GOP does not make a stand against Obamacare, they will not see the energy they need to effectively compete in 2014. Let […]

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The Motor City Bankruptcy

The Motor City Bankruptcy

on July 26, 2013, 8:40 AM / in National News, News

On Thursday, July 18, 2013, the city of Detroit filed bankruptcy. With some $18 billion in debt, Detroit is now the largest municipal bankruptcy in the United States. Fifty years ago, Detroit was the center of the automobile industry and had a population of almost 2 million. Today, Detroit has about 700,000 residents, with an unemployment rate close to 20 […]

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Rep. Amash: “Washington Elites Fear Liberty”

Rep. Amash: “Washington Elites Fear Liberty”

on July 26, 2013, 8:30 AM / in National News, News

Written by  Jack Kenny When the White House and the National Security Agency went all out to defeat Rep. Justin Amash’s amendment to cut funding for NSA’s massive collection and storage of Americans’ telephone records, the Michigan Republican cited that opposition as a point in favor of passing the measure. “When’s the last time a president put out an emergency […]

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The Cavalry Group Newswire

on July 26, 2013, 8:18 AM / in National News, News

The Cavalry Group’s Director of Public Affairs, Phil Christofanelli, wrote a four part series exposing the links between the United States Department of Agriculture and animal rights extremist organizations: Part 1: Animal Rights Activists Transforming USDA from Top to Bottom For most Americans, contact with the United States Department of Agriculture is rare, save for reading the occasional sticker on […]

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Feds tell Web firms to turn over user account passwords

Feds tell Web firms to turn over user account passwords

on July 26, 2013, 8:05 AM / in National News, News

Secret demands mark escalation in Internet surveillance by the federal government through gaining access to user passwords, which are typically stored in encrypted form. by Declan McCullagh The U.S. government has demanded that major Internet companies divulge users’ stored passwords, according to two industry sources familiar with these orders, which represent an escalation in surveillance techniques that has not previously […]

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Obama admin forces school district to let teenage girl use boys restroom, showers, sleeping quarters

Obama admin forces school district to let teenage girl use boys restroom, showers, sleeping quarters

on July 26, 2013, 7:53 AM / in National News, News

by Kirsten Andersen ARCADIA, CA, July 25, 2013 (LifeSiteNews.com) – The Obama administration’s Justice Department has pressured a California school district into allowing an incoming high school freshman who is anatomically female but identifies as a boy to use the restroom and changing facilities assigned to her preferred sex, rather than her biological sex. Her family filed a federal discrimination […]

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Selective ‘Race Baiting’ Continues

Selective ‘Race Baiting’ Continues

on July 26, 2013, 7:46 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

By Warren Beatty American Thinker Al Sharpton, et al. convicted George Zimmerman. The MSM, with NBC leading the way, also convicted Zimmerman. Fortunately, the U.S. is a country of law, so a trial by jury was held. Still, “race baiters” nearly got Zimmerman convicted. To say that Al Sharpton (and the MSM) is trying to keep the George Zimmerman acquittal verdict alive […]

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Halliburton pleads guilty to destroying Gulf spill evidence

Halliburton pleads guilty to destroying Gulf spill evidence

on July 26, 2013, 7:38 AM / in National News, News

(Reuters) – Halliburton Co has agreed to plead guilty to destroying evidence related to the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill, the U.S. Department of Justice said on Thursday. The government said Halliburton’s guilty plea is the third by a company over the spill and requires the world’s second-largest oilfield services company to pay a maximum $200,000 statutory fine. Halliburton […]

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Who will control your doctor?

Who will control your doctor?

on July 25, 2013, 7:41 AM / in National News, News

By Twila Brase Yesterday the U.S. Energy and Commerce House health subcommittee voted to pass a version of the bipartisan 70-page draft “SGR repeal” bill that will change the way Medicare pays your doctor and other clinicians. The bill repeals a longstanding contentious system of yearly payment cuts under a law called the Sustainable Growth Rate (SGR)  — but then […]

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Disciples of Christ Vote to Embrace Homosexuality

Disciples of Christ Vote to Embrace Homosexuality

on July 25, 2013, 7:25 AM / in National News, News, Religion

Written by  Dave Bohon Another mainstream Christian denomination has caved in to the homosexual agenda. The Disciples of Christ (DOC) — also known as the “Christian Church” — voted at its recent General Assembly in Orlando, Florida, to affirm openly homosexual individuals as welcome members and leaders in the life of the denomination. In a resolution passed at the DOC’s […]

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