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‘Liar’ Replaces ‘Leaker’: Donilon to Resign, Rice to Take Over as NSA Advisor

‘Liar’ Replaces ‘Leaker’: Donilon to Resign, Rice to Take Over as NSA Advisor

on June 6, 2013, 7:31 AM / in National News, News

National Security Advisor Tom Donilon, who is widely suspected of being the source of critical leaks from the White House, is resigning and will be replaced by UN Ambassador Susan Rice, who played a key role in misleading the American public about the Benghazi terror attack in Sep. 2012. The NSA post does not require Senate confirmation; Rice withdrew her […]

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Thomas Jefferson vs. John McCain

Thomas Jefferson vs. John McCain

on June 6, 2013, 7:11 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

by Laurence M. Vance There is no question that Syria has been ruled by the authoritarian al-Assad family since 1971, that the country’s human rights record is dismal, and that over 40,000 Syrians have been killed in a civil war that has been ongoing for almost two years. The question is what the United States should or shouldn’t do about any […]

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What if Laws Applied to Everyone?

What if Laws Applied to Everyone?

on June 6, 2013, 6:54 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

by Andrew P. Napolitano What if government officials have written laws that apply only to us and not to them? What if we gave them the power to protect our freedoms and our safety and they used that power to trick and trap some of us? What if government officials broke the laws we hired them to enforce? What if […]

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Bishop tells hostile crowd at gay marriage debate: my secretary was murdered by a gay activist

Bishop tells hostile crowd at gay marriage debate: my secretary was murdered by a gay activist

on June 6, 2013, 4:37 AM / in National News, News

by John-Henry Westen PHOENIX,  (LifeSiteNews.com) – In what is being acknowledged even by liberal Catholics as a courageous move, Springfield, IL Bishop Thomas Paprocki debated dissident nun Sr. Jeannine Gramick on the topic of gay “marriage” before a decidedly gay-friendly crowd on Friday. In a shocking revelation in his opening remarks, the bishop told the crowd that his former secretary […]

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Politico Attacks Victims of IRS Scandal

Politico Attacks Victims of IRS Scandal

on June 6, 2013, 3:53 AM / in National News, News

by John Nolte Original Post When the trifecta of scandals first broke over the White House a few weeks ago, the media (who were literally blocking the truth from getting out about the IRS and Benghazi) were so caught off guard that for a couple of weeks they accidentally acted like real media and just reported the facts. Over Memorial […]

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Deadly Weaknesses of Obamacare

Deadly Weaknesses of Obamacare

on June 6, 2013, 2:58 AM / in National News, News

Twila Brase, R.N., PHN President and Co-founder Original Post Imagine the end of Obamacare. It is more than possible. The law has an Achilles’ heel of mammoth proportions. I looked up the meaning of the term “Achilles’ heel”: “An Achilles’ heel is a deadly weakness in spite of overall strength, that can actually or potentially lead to downfall.” Let those words, […]

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New York’s Anti-Scientific Campaign Rolls On

New York’s Anti-Scientific Campaign Rolls On

on June 5, 2013, 10:40 AM / in National News, News

New Yorkers riding public transportation will see new gross-out advertisements from New York City’s Department of Health and Mental Hygiene — the same entity tasked with imposing a soda ban on city restaurants before it was invalidated by a state judge — that continue a campaign the city’s own scientists warned was unscientific. Commuters will be “warned” that their sports […]

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Legislation Briefs June 5, 2013

on June 5, 2013, 10:37 AM / in National News, News

Editor’s Note: A SAOVA message to sportsmen, pet owners and farmers concerned about protecting their traditions, avocations and livelihoods from anti-hunting, anti-breeding, animal guardianship advocates. Forwarding and cross posting, with attribution, encouraged. The IRS scandal continues to unfold in Washington with Congressional hearings underway and now investigation by the FBI into IRS actions and targeting of certain nonprofits. Discovery that […]

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Frank Lautenberg and the disappearing veterans of Congress

Frank Lautenberg and the disappearing veterans of Congress

on June 5, 2013, 10:05 AM / in National News, News

By Chris Cillizza, Washington Post The death of Frank Lautenberg means that not a single one of the 115 World War II veterans who served in the Senate remain, the latest evidence of the rapid decline in members with military service. Rolling Thunder cruises by the U.S. Capitol. AFP/Getty photo. The numbers are striking. As recently as the 111th Congress, […]

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Don’t expect Congress to end test-and-punish core of NCLB

Don’t expect Congress to end test-and-punish core of NCLB

on June 5, 2013, 9:59 AM / in National News, News

By Valerie Strauss, E-mail the writer Washington Post Democratic Sen. Tom Harkin just introduced a new bill that would rewrite No Child Left Behind, which nearly all people in the education world believe to be fatally flawed. Here’s a piece on why the Harkin bill and the likely Republican counterpart in the House won’t fix the problems of NCLB. It was […]

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Hundreds protest Coffee Co. meeting on First Amendment rights

on June 5, 2013, 9:48 AM / in News, State News

WSMV Channel 4 MANCHESTER, TN (WSMV) – Controversy over a public official’s anti-Muslim post on Facebook has helped spark a heated meeting Tuesday in Manchester. A flyer for the event says the gathering at the Manchester Coffee County Conference Center would have food, fellowship and a chance to talk about American Muslims and public discourse. And several law enforcement officers […]

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Muslim group’s TN forum with feds disrupted by heckling

on June 5, 2013, 9:46 AM / in News, State News

MANCHESTER — Hundreds of people turned out at the Manchester Convention Center Tuesday evening for an event billed as a discussion of public discourse in a diverse society, with a particular focus on the Muslim religion. People were turned away at the door because the facility was too full. Some grew angry and started hurling terms such as “communist,” “socialist” […]

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You’re Invited

You’re Invited

on June 5, 2013, 9:36 AM / in Announcements

Please join us in the Exhibit Hall Saturday night, from 6:30-8:00, to help kick off TML’s 74th Annual Conference. It will be a great opportunity to network with your peers while enjoying refreshments and live music. …and you never know who might show up. We look forward to seeing you in Memphis! Conference Registration — (Click Here) Cancellations deadline is […]

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From the Big Paw List: HSUS and Congressman Luetkemeyer

on June 5, 2013, 9:26 AM / in Opinion

MY LETTER TO THE EDITOR Posted by: “FRANK LOSEY” f.losey@insightbb.com Date: Tue Jun 4 , 2013 5:40 pm ((PDT)) Last week Mr. Pacelle arranged to have his “Opinion Piece” published in a Number of Gannett Newspapers around the U.S. His Opinion Piece “trashed” and libeled Missouri Congressman Luetkemeyer because the Congressman has been asking the IRS to investigate the illegal […]

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Kerry, Obama, and the WEF’s $4 Billion Bailout Plan for PLO/Hamas

Kerry, Obama, and the WEF’s $4 Billion Bailout Plan for PLO/Hamas

on June 5, 2013, 9:13 AM / in National News, News

Written by  William F. Jasper             “Kerry unveils $4 billion Palestinian economic plan,” ran the headline in the Jerusalem Post. Well, sort of; the veil still hasn’t been lifted on where the funds will be coming from, or how they will be administered, and who will do the administering. U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry announced the $4 billion “investment” in […]

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Animal Control stresses safety, spaying/neutering

Animal Control stresses safety, spaying/neutering

on June 5, 2013, 9:06 AM / in News, State News

Editor’s Note: It’s too bad they always seem to assume that when they get a call or complaint, that it’s true. At least that’s how it sounds in the article. They sure do keep encouraging people to call in complaints. By Jennifer Sprouse    Press Staff Writer jsprouse@johnsoncitypress.com Original Post People have been known to show love for their animals by […]

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Private Property Rights and Agenda 21

on June 3, 2013, 9:34 PM / in National News, News

The 4th Global Forum on Urban Resilience & Adaptation was recently held in Bonn, Germany. According to a press release from CFACT: Committee for a Constructive Tomorrow, delegates assembled for the International Council for Local Environmental Initiatives (ICLEI) are “dismayed over growing grassroots opposition” to Agenda 21. “Michael Schmitz, Executive Director of ICLEI USA, admitted to CFACT staff members that […]

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Hero dog released from Calif. veterinary hospital

Hero dog released from Calif. veterinary hospital

on June 3, 2013, 9:31 PM / in National News, News

MIHIR ZAVERI AP SAN FRANCISCO (AP) – A famed dog that lost her snout and upper jaw saving two girls’ lives in the Philippines was released from a California hospital Monday, officials said. The dog – named Kabang – will be headed back to its owner in the Philippines following treatment at the University of California, Davis veterinary hospital, said […]

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This Friday is RSVP deadline to hear the Wall Street Journal’s Steve Moore

This Friday is RSVP deadline to hear the Wall Street Journal’s Steve Moore

on June 3, 2013, 3:55 PM / in Announcements

The Beacon Center of Tennessee and Foundation for Economic Education Cordially invite you to attend a special event   featuring Wall Street Journal Editorial Board Member Steve Moore “How the States and Free Markets Can Cure Our Woes” Wednesday, June 12th 6:30 – 7:30 p.m. Sheraton Nashville Downtown Hotel 623 Union Street Davidson Room, 2nd Floor Nashville, Tennessee 37219 While it is free to […]

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AFDI Protest: Free Speech Battle in Tennessee, JOIN US, June 4, Obama’s DoJ says anti-Muslim speech can be punished

on June 3, 2013, 9:32 AM / in Announcements

You must stand up. Now. No one is going to do this for you. Only YOU can save you. I strongly urge every Atlas reader, twitter and Facebook friend who can be in Tennessee to join us in a major demonstration for free speech on June 4th at 5:30pm Manchester-Coffee County Conference Center, 147 Hospitality Blvd, in Manchester, Tennessee. Change […]

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