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Democrats ask John Bolton to testify in impeachment inquiry

Democrats ask John Bolton to testify in impeachment inquiry

on October 31, 2019, 6:13 AM / in National News

House Democrats on Wednesday asked former National Security Adviser John Bolton to testify on Nov. 7 in the impeachment inquiry of President Trump. Bolton’s lawyer said Bolton would not testify “voluntarily” but would accept a subpoena. Impeachment investigators plan to ask Bolton about his reported frustration with the way Trump’s personal lawyer, Rudy Giuliani, and other allies were pushing Ukraine […]

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House set to hold first impeachment vote today

House set to hold first impeachment vote today

on October 31, 2019, 6:11 AM / in National News

The House is expected to hold its first vote on impeachment today as lawmakers move into the next phase of an ongoing inquiry into President Trump’s decisions regarding Ukraine. Democrats want to take charge of the impeachment push and shoot down GOP complaints that the process they’re pursuing is unfair. While the resolution today will undoubtedly pass, the focus is […]

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Dark times for California: Democratic presidential candidates say they have ideas

Dark times for California: Democratic presidential candidates say they have ideas

on October 30, 2019, 9:10 AM / in National News, Opinion

Lord, God are we in trouble if he every gets close to the Presidency….. During a recent campaign stop in San Francisco, Andrew Yang asked his rally audience who was responsible for the wildfires and blackouts in California. “PG&E!” they yelled back. “This is an emblem of what’s gone wrong in the United States,” said the entrepreneur and Democratic presidential […]

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House approves Turkey sanctions in rare bipartisan rebuke of Trump

on October 30, 2019, 9:01 AM / in National News, Opinion

Getting out of an expansive war proves difficult The House on Tuesday easily approved sanctions against Turkey over its offensive in northern Syria against Kurdish forces. The measure passed 403-16 with 176 Republicans voting in support and just 15 opposing the bill. What this means:The sanctions offer a rare bipartisan rebuke of President Trump’s policies, while also underscoring the growing divide between Congress and […]

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Atlanta Falcons Told Recent Court Ruling Invalidates Stadium Gun Ban

Atlanta Falcons Told Recent Court Ruling Invalidates Stadium Gun Ban

on October 30, 2019, 8:47 AM / in National News, State News

U.S.A. – -(Ammoland.com)- The attorney who was successful in persuading the Georgia Supreme Court to send a gun rights case back to the lower courts has put the Atlanta Falcons on notice that its ban on guns is not permitted under state law. “In light of the Court’s ruling, the Falcons may not prohibit firearms at Mercedes-Benz Stadium,” John Monroe, writing on behalf of […]

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Papadopoulos files paperwork to run for Rep. Katie Hill’s seat

Papadopoulos files paperwork to run for Rep. Katie Hill’s seat

on October 30, 2019, 8:38 AM / in National News, State News

Former Trump campaign aide George Papadopoulos, who pleaded guilty to lying to the FBI in its Russia investigation, filed paperwork to run for the House seat vacated by Rep. Katie Hill (D-Calif.). Hill announced her resignation this week as she faced an ethics investigation over an alleged affair with a staffer. Papadopoulos did not immediately comment, but he tweeted on […]

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NCAA votes to consider letting athletes profit off their likeness

NCAA votes to consider letting athletes profit off their likeness

on October 30, 2019, 8:36 AM / in National News

Another bad idea enacted The NCAA Board of Governors voted unanimously Tuesday to let college athletes profit from their name, image, and likeness, subject to certain guidelines. Student-athletes largely will have to be treated similarly to non-athlete students, education must remain a priority, rules should be “transparent, focused, and enforceable” while facilitating “fair and balanced competition,” and there must be […]

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Coal company Murray Energy files for bankruptcy protection

Coal company Murray Energy files for bankruptcy protection

on October 30, 2019, 8:33 AM / in National News

Coal giant Murray Energy filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection on Tuesday despite regulatory breaks from the Trump administration. President Trump has long vowed to bring back coal jobs and end what he called the “war on coal” being waged by Democrats. But Murray, based in Ohio, continued to struggle as utilities switched from coal to cheaper and cleaner alternatives, […]

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Judge blocks Alabama law banning nearly all abortions

Judge blocks Alabama law banning nearly all abortions

on October 30, 2019, 8:30 AM / in National News, State News

Judge Myron Thompson of the U.S. District Court in Middle Alabama on Tuesday temporarily blocked Alabama’s strict new abortion law, which would have prohibited nearly all abortions in the state. The law, signed by Gov. Kay Ivey (R) in May, would make it a felony to perform an abortion unless a woman’s health is at risk, with no exception for […]

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De Blasio & NYC Marxists: Weaponizing Kids With Race Theory, Gender Theory, Doomsday Environmentalism

De Blasio & NYC Marxists: Weaponizing Kids With Race Theory, Gender Theory, Doomsday Environmentalism

on October 30, 2019, 8:25 AM / in National News, Opinion, State News

By William Jasper Forget the 3Rs. Reading, ’Riting and ’Rithmatic are being replaced by the 5Rs: Race, Resources, Relationships, Restorative Justice, and Representation. New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio and Education Chancellor Richard Carranza are turning the Big Apple’s school system (the largest in the nation, with 1.1 million students) into a political boot camp for churning out legions […]

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Official who heard Trump’s Ukraine call to testify about serious concerns

on October 29, 2019, 8:25 AM / in National News

Army Lt. Col. Alexander Vindman, the top Ukraine expert on the National Security Council and decorated Iraq war veteran, will testify before House impeachment investigators on Tuesday that he listened to President Trump’s July 25 phone call with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky, and reported what he heard to a superior out of a “sense of duty,” according to an opening […]

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Dems shift strategy on impeachment vote

Dems shift strategy on impeachment vote

on October 29, 2019, 8:22 AM / in National News, Opinion

BY ALEXIS SIMENDINGER AND AL WEAVER The House will hold its first formal vote on the ongoing impeachment inquiry into President Trump’s actions regarding Ukraine as House Democrats look to enter a new phase of their investigation and move to take it public. Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) made the announcement in a letter to House Democrats amid complaints from across the aisle that the behind-the-scenes nature […]

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Pelosi: House to vote on impeachment process

on October 29, 2019, 8:18 AM / in National News

House Democrats will vote Thursday to formally outline the steps in their impeachment inquiry of President Trump, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) said Monday. Trump and his supporters have been arguing that the investigation is not legitimate because the House has not held a vote to officially start it, and they’ve used that argument to justify telling administration officials to […]

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The MOMO guys are back

on October 29, 2019, 8:02 AM / in National News, Opinion

By KENNY POLCARI The MOMO (Momentum) guys are back and they tripped over each other all day…  Stocks raced higher as the market “melted up” and earnings continue to shatter the expectations. Word that the government awarded MSFT the JEDI (Joint Enterprise Defense Infrastructure) contract caused a new round of buying across tech. Apple and Google surged higher during the […]

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Hill, Featured in Nude Bong Photo, Quits Congress, but Is Defended

Hill, Featured in Nude Bong Photo, Quits Congress, but Is Defended

on October 29, 2019, 7:59 AM / in National News, State News

Written by  R. Cort Kirkwood Democrat Representative Katie Hill won’t have to worry about that probe by the House Ethics Committee anymore. Under investigation for allegations that she was involved with a weaker subordinate in her office, Hill resigned yesterday. Last week, RedState and the Daily Mail published nude photos of the congresswoman and the story about Hill’s threesome with a campaign staffer and Hill’s husband. […]

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Judge OKs attacks on major Christian ministry as ‘hate group’

Judge OKs attacks on major Christian ministry as ‘hate group’

on October 28, 2019, 8:09 AM / in National News

It seems, according to a federal judge’s decision protecting the Southern Poverty Law Center’s practice of labeling Christian organizations as “hate groups,” that just about anyone can be labeled a “hate group.” Judge Myron H. Thompson found that the definitions of “hate group” vary so widely that the slam is protected by the First Amendment, even if it causes harm. The ruling […]

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Kayla Mueller’s Parents Say They’re Grateful After US-Engineered Raid Leads To Terrorist Leader’s Death

Kayla Mueller’s Parents Say They’re Grateful After US-Engineered Raid Leads To Terrorist Leader’s Death

on October 28, 2019, 7:43 AM / in International News, National News

CHRIS WHITE  |  The Daily Caller The parents of a young woman who was repeatedly abused and terrorized by Islamic State leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi said they are grateful after President Donald Trump confirmed the terrorist’s death. Al-Baghdadi reportedly raped and tortured Arizona aid worker Kayla Mueller, who was taken hostage in 2013. Kayla Mueller’s family said they were thankful […]

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Rep. Katie Hill announces her resignation after start of ethics inquiry

Rep. Katie Hill announces her resignation after start of ethics inquiry

on October 28, 2019, 6:44 AM / in National News, State News

Rep. Katie Hill (D-Calif.) announced Sunday that she would step down in the face of a congressional ethics investigation into allegations that she had an inappropriate sexual relationship with a member of her office staff. “It is with a broken heart that today I announce my resignation from Congress,” Hill, 31, said in a statement. “This is the hardest thing […]

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Unpiloted Air Force spaceplane completes record 780-day mission

Unpiloted Air Force spaceplane completes record 780-day mission

on October 28, 2019, 6:41 AM / in National News

An unpiloted Air Force X-37B spaceplane ended a record 780-day mission in orbit with a surprise landing at Kennedy Space Center in Florida on Sunday. It was the fifth flight for the Orbital Test Vehicle program, which has been conducted in secret. “This program continues to push the envelope as the (Air Force’s) only reusable space vehicle,” Randy Walden, director […]

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Eminent Domain

Eminent Domain

on October 28, 2019, 6:00 AM / in History, National News

Eminent domain was a hot topic in Tennessee General Assembly several years ago. In 2006 I had reported that there were several bills introduced to limit the governments right to exercise its eminent domain powers. Well to be exact there were 59 bills  (type eminent domain in the query area) introduced in both the Tennessee state House and Senate according to the […]

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