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Defeat Tennessee Gas Tax

Defeat Tennessee Gas Tax

on February 16, 2017, 8:33 AM / in Announcements, State News

There is a serious opportunity available to the citizens in the state of Tennessee that could defeat Governor Haslam’s gas tax proposal in the House Transportation Subcommittee. But your help may be needed. At the moment  John Windle has not committed to vote NO. As of now now he is leaning that way but that is far from a definite […]

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God’s Quiet-time Prayer

God’s Quiet-time Prayer

on February 16, 2017, 6:00 AM / in Announcements, Religion

There is nothing better than older people praying for you. Of course, excuse me, we’re not getting older,  we are just getting closer to home. I would like for you to do something for me. It is very simple, maybe not easy, but simple. The instructions are to pick four people You want God to bless. I decided to picked […]

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END THE ED…. The Department of Education should end … Now

END THE ED…. The Department of Education should end … Now

on February 15, 2017, 8:24 AM / in Announcements, National News

On February 7, 2017, Congressman Thomas Massie (R-Ky.) introduced H.R. 899, a bill to abolish the unconstitutional Department of Education (also known as the ED), which was originally organized by President Jimmy Carter when he signed the Department of Education Organization Act on October 17, 1979. Rep. Massie’s bill, which is only one sentence long, states, “The Department of Education […]

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Tucker Carlson hosts convicted felon charged  with violating the Animal Enterprise Terrorism Act  to discuss USDA’s policy change

Tucker Carlson hosts convicted felon charged with violating the Animal Enterprise Terrorism Act to discuss USDA’s policy change

on February 10, 2017, 6:57 AM / in Announcements, Opinion

In recent months, we have been responding, on behalf of our members, to hundreds of letters from USDA/APHIS indicating that the Humane Society of the U.S. (HSUS), People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA), and other animal rights extremist organizations had requested private, confidential information about their businesses via Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) requests submitted to USDA. In […]

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ST. JUDE GIFTSHOP , DO TWO GOOD THINGS

ST. JUDE GIFTSHOP , DO TWO GOOD THINGS

on February 10, 2017, 6:19 AM / in Announcements

  100% of proceeds, after all related expenses, benefit St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.

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Religious Freedom Executive Order Leaked; Progressives Panic

Religious Freedom Executive Order Leaked; Progressives Panic

on February 10, 2017, 6:05 AM / in Announcements, National News

FAMILY POLICY INSTITUTE of Washington For many, it could define his Presidency.  And it’s a decision that could come within the first month of his term. This article from the Daily Signal summarizes some of what it would do.A leak last week of an executive order on religious freedom indicates that President Trump is seriously considering actions that would roll back many […]

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Alternate Proposition for Funding Roads in Tennessee

Alternate Proposition for Funding Roads in Tennessee

on February 9, 2017, 7:43 AM / in Announcements, Local News, State News

For those that are politically conscious, the Governor of the State of Tennessee, Bill Haslam, during his state of the state address, requested a tax increase on fuel to aid in the funding of state highway projects. Haslam and Transportation Commissioner John Schroer estimated Tennessee has a $6 billion backlog on previously approved projects with billions of dollars more in various […]

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West Tennessee Regional Chapter of the Tennessee Firearms Association February 2017 meeting

West Tennessee Regional Chapter of the Tennessee Firearms Association February 2017 meeting

on February 7, 2017, 3:22 PM / in Announcements

The West Tennessee Regional Chapter of the Tennessee Firearms Association will hold its February stated meeting on Thursday, February 9th at Brooks Shaw’s Old Country Store , 56 Casey Jones Lane, Jackson, TN 38305. Our room will be available at 5:30 p.m. for those who wish to share a meal and fellowship. There will be a short legislative update beginning […]

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Help the resistance to planned parenthood in Shelby county

Help the resistance to planned parenthood in Shelby county

on February 6, 2017, 6:51 AM / in Announcements, State News

If you can help Heidi out please attend, Planned Parenthood is a hot button tool used by progressives and we are sure they will have a lot of their guys probably with t-shirts and signs attending…let’s show them there is support on the other side. Please attend the Commission Meeting this Monday at 3PM!! Wear green! Terry Roland and I are […]

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TN YOU’RE UP: You Have A Mission, Should You Choose To Accept It…MAGA Mindset:Mission Possible

on February 2, 2017, 6:31 AM / in Announcements, State News

From the MidSouth Sentinel  /  Read it…. Tn Governor Haslam wants to hurt poor people….please get on the phone and tell him that’s not who we are  He wants to  raise the gas tax because the 650 million they get now for roads and bridges is just not enough…oh the struggles of the elite disconnected rats who govern over us…we […]

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OPPOSITION TO SB 0122 FUNDING OF LOW-COST SPAY/NEUTER BILL

on February 1, 2017, 9:06 AM / in Announcements, State News

Briggs induces low cost spay and neuter bill using vaccination dollars in an attempt to eliminate charitable work in the same area. Opposition jumps up and explains why!

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Reagan Day Event Menu and Auction Items February 10th

Reagan Day Event Menu and Auction Items February 10th

on January 29, 2017, 6:42 AM / in Announcements

Below is the dinner menu and auction items to be offered at our Reagan Day event.   Congressman Kustoff is our Keynote Speaker. Also, our county will hear from newly elected State Chairman Scott Golden.  Please note:  we purchase seats in advance.  This is not a sit-down-order-pay situation.  We prepay in advance so our food menu can be adequate for […]

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Please Support Proposed FTC Rule on Contact Lens Choice

on January 28, 2017, 8:02 AM / in Announcements

Please Support Proposed FTC Rule on Contact Lens Choice Here’s How to Take Action… If go to your regular doctor, he (or she) will determine what’s wrong with you, write you a prescription and send you to a drug store to have it filled. Ah, but when you go to the optometrist, he decides what contact lens or eyeglass you […]

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Boots On The Ground!

on January 28, 2017, 7:54 AM / in Announcements

Here’s Your Chance To Make A Difference As the Tennessee Firearms Association prepares for another legislative year, we wanted to reach out to our members and friends to ask your assistance in moving good 2nd Amendment legislation forward. During each session, large numbers of Lobbyists, Corporate Interests, Business Owners, and elected officials from all over the State gather in Legislative […]

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Who makes up the Fortune 500?

Who makes up the Fortune 500?

on January 25, 2017, 8:16 AM / in Announcements

Landing on the Fortune 500 is a pie-in-the-sky dream of many business owners. The most profitable U.S. companies that make up the latest list collectively employ 27.9 million individuals across the world and represent $840 billion in profits and $12 trillion in revenues. Who are these business dynamos and where are many of them based? The Top 10 In June […]

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State Legislative Issues Briefing / Family Action Council of Tennessee

State Legislative Issues Briefing / Family Action Council of Tennessee

on January 24, 2017, 8:20 AM / in Announcements

At the State Legislative Issues Briefing on February 16th, we will let you know what provoked someone to leave this phone message with Sen. Janice Bowling’s office: “If you want war over this issue, it has begun.” Actually, the “war” began on June 15, 2015, when the U.S. Supreme Court abandoned the Constitution and the Rule of Law in Obergefell v. […]

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Tell our new Congress not to pass harmful Internet sales tax legislation

Tell our new Congress not to pass harmful Internet sales tax legislation

on January 24, 2017, 6:59 AM / in Announcements

Send a Letter Now! Tell our new Congress not to pass harmful Internet sales tax legislation Dear Main Street Member: We have a new US President and many new members of Congress. Tax policy is high on the agenda. Proponents of Internet sales tax will hit the ground running. Now is the time to add your voice to the debate […]

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Help Fight Cancer One Slap Shot at a Time

Help Fight Cancer One Slap Shot at a Time

on January 24, 2017, 6:57 AM / in Announcements

Help fight cancer, one slap shot at a time! The Mississippi RiverKings are packing the house for St. Jude on Friday, January 27. Tickets are $5 off, and for every ticket purchased, the RiverKings will donate $3 back to St. Jude!   At St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, families never receive a bill for treatment, travel, housing or food — because all a […]

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Interesting…. Air Guns

Interesting…. Air Guns

on January 11, 2017, 8:16 AM / in Announcements

The airguns of our past were toys….. not these babies. Thanks Thomas…

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January Meeting 2017 West Tennessee Regional Chapter of TN Firearms Association

January Meeting 2017 West Tennessee Regional Chapter of TN Firearms Association

on January 1, 2017, 7:33 AM / in Announcements

Please Set Your Calendar  The West Tennessee Regional Chapter of the Tennessee Firearms Association will hold its January Stated Meeting on Thursday, January 12th at Brooks Shaw’s Old Country Store , 56 Casey Jones Lane, Jackson, TN 38305. Our room will be available at 5:30 p.m. for those who wish to share a meal and fellowship. There will be a […]

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