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Tropical storm watches issued for North Carolina and Virginia coasts

Tropical storm watches issued for North Carolina and Virginia coasts

on September 25, 2017, 8:50 AM / in National News

Tropical storm watches were issued for the North Carolina and Virginia coasts on Sunday as a weakened Hurricane Maria headed north off the East Coast. The watches mean that winds of 39 miles per hour or higher could reach North Carolina’s Outer Banks as early as Tuesday, the National Hurricane Center said. A storm-surge watch was posted from Cape Lookout […]

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GOP leaders circulate plan with tax cuts for rich, corporations

on September 25, 2017, 8:48 AM / in National News

Republican leaders have started circulating a proposal that would cut the corporate tax rate from 35 percent to 20 percent, and lower the top individual income tax rate from 39.6 percent to 35 percent, The Washington Post reported Sunday, citing two people familiar with the plan. The so-called “Big Six” tax framework hammered out in private by six top Republicans […]

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Jared Kushner used private email for some White House business

on September 25, 2017, 8:44 AM / in National News, Opinion

Politico is just stirring the pot Jared Kushner, President Trump’s son-in-law and senior adviser, has used a private email account to communicate with other administration officials about White House business, Politico reported Sunday, citing four people familiar with the emails. Politico also reviewed and verified about two dozen such emails. The emails reportedly concerned various subjects, including media coverage and […]

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GOP health plan faces growing opposition

GOP health plan faces growing opposition

on September 25, 2017, 8:42 AM / in National News

Just repeal it…. like you promised The latest GOP attempt to replace ObamaCare hit mounting opposition on Sunday. Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) said neither he nor fellow conservative Sen. Mike Lee (R-Utah) could vote for the proposal “right now.” Moderate Sen. Susan Collins (R-Maine) said it would be “very difficult” to imagine voting for the bill, written by Sens. Bill […]

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NFL protests grow in backlash against Trump comments

on September 25, 2017, 8:39 AM / in Football, National News

Since we don’t watch the games anyway, we have better things to do in our life, it makes little difference to us what the players do or don’t do. While most of these players have experienced little in life other than sports, their opinion means very little. Protests of racial injustice by NFL players spread on Sunday in defiance of […]

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Trump targets 8 countries in revised travel ban

on September 25, 2017, 8:34 AM / in National News

President Trump on Sunday expanded his travel ban, imposing indefinite travel restrictions on eight countries to “protect the security and interests of the United States and its people.” Trump’s order will prevent most people from Chad, Libya, Syria, Yemen, North Korea, Iran, and Somalia from entering the U.S., and some groups from Venezuela also will be barred. Most of the […]

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The Paradigm: The Ancient Blueprint That Holds the Mystery of Our Times

on September 25, 2017, 7:50 AM / in National News, Opinion

I am almost finished with the book – The Paradigm – and I can tell you that it will open your eyes as very few other books have done. I am at the point now of where Jehu (Trump) has entered the scene and killed Joram and has taken the Throne as he was anointed to do.  He is about […]

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City Abruptly Eliminates Police Chief Finalist for Supporting Immigration Enforcement

on September 24, 2017, 6:56 AM / in National News, State News

A highly qualified and respected veteran law enforcement official with impressive credentials was precipitously eliminated as a finalist to be police chief in a U.S. city after officials discovered he endorsed immigration enforcement. Judicial Watch is investigating and has filed a public records request to obtain details about the troublesome case in which the support for the rule of law served as […]

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Big day for tax reform

on September 24, 2017, 6:54 AM / in National News

This was put together with the aid of Niv Elis Wednesday is a big day for Republicans, with leaders expected to finally unveil the framework of their tax reform plan, following months of speculation, negotiations and controversy. It’s a high-stakes moment for a party looking for a big legislative win and comes as a last-ditch effort to pass the GOP’s other […]

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Senate shifts focus to Trump’s Pentagon nominees

on September 24, 2017, 6:51 AM / in National News

The Senate will return Monday to tackle a number of pressing Pentagon nominations. The Senate Armed Services Committee on Tuesday will hold a confirmation hearing for Gen. Joseph Dunford to serve a second term as chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff. That will happen at 10 a.m. in Hart Senate Office Building. Lawmakers will also look to hold a hearing for President Trump’s Army secretary nominee, Raytheon […]

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Pro-life Senate candidate: ‘Abortion, sodomy, sexual perversion sweep our land’

Pro-life Senate candidate: ‘Abortion, sodomy, sexual perversion sweep our land’

on September 23, 2017, 8:30 AM / in National News, Opinion, State News

By Claire Chretien ALABAMA,  (LifeSiteNews) – U.S. Senate candidate and former Alabama Supreme Court Justice Roy Moore blasted the “immorality, abortion, sodomy,” and “sexual perversion” that “sweep our land” in a debate last night. “I wanna see virtue and morality return to our country,” said Moore. “God is the only source of our law, liberty, and government. You know our first president […]

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Moore-Strange Debate

Moore-Strange Debate

on September 23, 2017, 8:28 AM / in National News, Opinion, State News

By Hugh McInnish Well, last night I attended the debate. “What debate would that be”? you may ask. It of course was the debate between Roy and Luther. A few, just a few, words are needed to bring you on board. Donald Trump was sworn in, in January, as our new president. He had a cabinet to fill, and he […]

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NEWS From FACT / Family Action Council for Tennessee

on September 23, 2017, 8:20 AM / in National News, State News

Tennessee to Create Plan for SEL in Schools The Collaborative for Academic, Social, and Emotional Learning (CASEL) announced this month that Tennessee and seven other states will collaborate to create and implement a plan to encourage social-emotional learning (SEL) in schools. SEL, in concept, is supposed to teach children relational skills, decisionmaking, self-management, and social awareness, which have nothing to do with fundamental […]

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Constitution Day, Gubernatorial Candidates, and Public Education

Constitution Day, Gubernatorial Candidates, and Public Education

on September 23, 2017, 8:18 AM / in National News, Opinion, State News

by David Fowler  /  FACT September 17th was Constitution Day, commemorating that same date in 1787 when a majority of the delegates to the Constitutional Convention approved the draft of the U.S. Constitution they sent to Congress for consideration. As I read the results of a just-completed survey by Newsweek about our knowledge of the Constitution, I found nothing to celebrate […]

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Student who targeted classmate for deportation no longer enrolled at Transylvania

Student who targeted classmate for deportation no longer enrolled at Transylvania

on September 23, 2017, 8:09 AM / in National News, Opinion, State News

There is a second article written by Michael Moates with the Narrative Times that follows the standard liberal taunt abusing Mr. Ragg. This second article touts the ineptitude of Mr. Moates as he attacks the position of Mr. Ragg has taken while his first article denounced Ms . Garcia who is in this country illegally and had denounced the President of […]

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US Marine Corps to See First Woman Infantry Officer Join Ranks

US Marine Corps to See First Woman Infantry Officer Join Ranks

on September 23, 2017, 7:03 AM / in National News

From Marine Times A female infantry officer will make history next week when she becomes the first woman to graduate from the Marine Corps’ grueling 84-day Infantry Officer Course, Marine Corps Times has confirmed. The Washington Post first reported on Thursday that the woman, a lieutenant, had completed the final phase of the course: A three-week field exercise at Marine […]

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Energy Issues in The News

Energy Issues in The News

on September 22, 2017, 8:20 AM / in National News

Ohio regulators have increased their pollution-related fines on a natural gas pipeline developer to $2.3 million, the Associated Press reports. Australia Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull says a debate between renewable energy and coal “dumbs down” the climate debate and reiterated his support for an all-of-the-above energy strategy in his country, The Guardian reports. Flint, Mich., suffered from higher fetal deaths and reduced […]

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Trade Commission ruling on Solar Panels coming up today

on September 22, 2017, 8:18 AM / in International News, National News

The International Trade Commission is due Today to announce its initial decision on a petition from two domestic manufacturers for trade penalties on imported solar panels. The commission will announce whether it has determined that the two companies, Suniva and SolarWorld, have been injured by imports. If the answer is yes, the commission will later recommend some penalties to Trump, […]

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Feeling Hard Hit…. PUERTO RICO COULD GO MONTHS WITHOUT POWER

Feeling Hard Hit…. PUERTO RICO COULD GO MONTHS WITHOUT POWER

on September 22, 2017, 8:15 AM / in International News, National News

Officials in Puerto Rico are warning the island could be without electricity for up to half a year following Hurricane Maria. San Juan Mayor Carmen Yulín Cruz told MSNBC on Thursday that the U.S. territory’s 3.5 million people are “looking at four to six months without electricity” after Maria, a Category 4 storm, swept across the island yesterday. “The San […]

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EPA ANTI-LEAK TRAINING LEAKS

EPA ANTI-LEAK TRAINING LEAKS

on September 22, 2017, 8:13 AM / in National News

Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) employees are undergoing mandatory classes as part of a Trump administration effort to stop unauthorized disclosures to the press. “Enemies of the United States are relentless in their pursuit of information which they can exploit to harm U.S. interests,” according to a three-page fact sheet given to workers. Materials given to some of the employees, which […]

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