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Colorado Sheriffs to File Lawsuit Against State’s New Gun Laws

on April 13, 2013, 8:53 AM / in National News, News

Written by Bob Adelmann Thirty-seven of Colorado’s 62 county sheriffs are in the process of filing a lawsuit to block implementation and enforcement of the state’s new gun laws, which are scheduled to go into effect on July 1. Weld County Sheriff John Cooke is the de facto spokesman for the plaintiffs, who claim that the new laws violate the […]

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Troops mobilised on the Korean border as U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry lands in China amid nuclear crisis

Troops mobilised on the Korean border as U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry lands in China amid nuclear crisis

on April 13, 2013, 8:50 AM / in National News, News

At my age I still have recollections of the SHOCK that a little Japan would dare to attack America (Pearl Harbor).  It was unbelievable that such would happen. When you think of the *suicide* bombers and other suicide actions by these people they don’t think of LIFE – they are mental robots to their insane leaders.  We have North Korea and […]

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More Welfare Plunder—not “public service” but self-service

on April 12, 2013, 6:37 AM / in National News, News

It comes to pass that a 27 year old Arkansas State Representative (R) named John Burris, apparently employed part-time and receiving some sort of Arkansas healthcare welfare, who from all accounts is the architect of the upcoming additional One Quarter of a Million person healthcare “giveaway”.  It is said that Burris has been working on this scheme about ½ a […]

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IRS Searching Emails Without Warrants

IRS Searching Emails Without Warrants

on April 12, 2013, 6:34 AM / in National News, News

by Tad Cronn It’s been a staple of science fiction at least since George Orwell’s “1984″  that a day may come when a government bureaucracy will grow so huge and  unaccountable that it simply intervenes in people’s lives and privacy at will,  with no limits. Sadly, that day may already be here. The ACLU, in one of its rare showings […]

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Family values organization interested in joining Arlene’s Flowers dispute

Family values organization interested in joining Arlene’s Flowers dispute

on April 12, 2013, 6:27 AM / in National News, News

I didn’t see a contact for the organization that is offering to help so I looked it up – http://www.fpiw.org/ Hat tip to MEL for forwarding this article. Arlene’s Flowers on Lee Boulevard in Richland. By Ty Beaver — Herald Staff Writer Supporters and critics of a Richland florist’s decision to not provide flowers for a same-sex wedding are jumping […]

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The Battle Will Take Longer than We’d Hoped

The Battle Will Take Longer than We’d Hoped

on April 12, 2013, 6:15 AM / in Local News, National News, News, State News

Republican defectors who voted anti-gun were:

Alexander (TN), Ayotte (NH), Burr (NC), Chambliss (GA), Collins (ME), Corker (TN), Coburn (OK), Flake (AZ), Isakson (GA), McCain (AZ), Heller (NV), Hoeven (ND), Kirk (IL), Graham (SC), Toomey (PA) and Wicker (MS).

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Can You Imagine the Coverage If It Were Dogs?

on April 12, 2013, 6:02 AM / in National News, News

“Had Kermit Gosnell killed dogs, HLN would be giving it wall to wall coverage as they do all sorts of sensational trials. Nancy Grace would be in full outrage mode every night.”

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We Will NOT forget!

We Will NOT forget!

on April 12, 2013, 5:52 AM / in National News, News

Hillary Clinton and the Aug. 16 cable on Benghazi security “Where was Hillary Clinton in all of this? I mean the fact that she was unaware that her own ambassador was saying that the consulate couldn’t withstand a coordinated attack, that was never answered to a satisfactory answer.” — Sen. Kelly Ayotte (R-N.H.), on “Fox and Friends,” April 9, 2013 […]

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Mayor Saffo disputes memo on results of film incentives

Mayor Saffo disputes memo on results of film incentives

on April 12, 2013, 5:35 AM / in National News, News

By Molly Parker Molly.Parker@StarNewsOnline.com Wilmington Mayor Bill Saffo is fighting mad about a memo that landed this week in the General Assembly saying the film industry’s tax incentives led to fewer than six dozen jobs despite the industry claiming more than $30 million in credits in 2011. “I’ll tell you what, they can come down here and I’ll show them […]

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Post Traumatic What

Post Traumatic What

on April 12, 2013, 4:33 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

A couple of years ago, Delaware Online ran an article with the attempt to a reach a conclusion that using a gun in the act of self preservation could lead to some emotional setback such as post traumatic disorder. The Mayo Clinic defines PTSD, which I will refer to from now on, as “type of anxiety disorder that’s triggered by […]

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Obama Setting Trap for Small Business

Obama Setting Trap for Small Business

on April 11, 2013, 8:54 AM / in National News, News

Specical thanks Twila Brase The administration wants small business in the Obamacare net. Three federal agencies have asked the National Association of Insurance Commissioners (NAIC) to consider raising the “attachment points” on stop-loss insurance for small businesses that self-insure. 70% of insurance claims are paid by companies that self-fund health insurance. Self-insurance means the employer creates its own “trust fund” […]

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The New Gatekeepers?

The New Gatekeepers?

on April 11, 2013, 8:45 AM / in National News, News

Will “the covered” receive care? Our health care coverage certificates may soon look and feel like the American dollar: a piece of paper backed by nothing. Just like there is no gold backing the U.S. dollar, so there may be no care backing the “coverage guaranteed” certificate you receive under Obamacare’s universal coverage program. First there are the “narrow networks”? […]

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The Toomey-Manchin Proposal Will Allow Doctors to Block Your Right to Guns

on April 11, 2013, 8:32 AM / in National News, News

By: Erick Erickson I just talked to someone familiar with the Toomey-Manchin proposal who raises a serious concern based on his understanding of the legislation. Everyone on all sides agrees that we need better help for those with mental health problems who need treatment. Unfortunately, the person I talked with is concerned that the Toomey-Manchin proposal could discourage people from […]

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Missouri Secretly Shares Entire CCW List With Feds Against State Law

on April 11, 2013, 8:28 AM / in National News, News

By: Dana Loesch Missouri State Senator Kurt Schaefer confirmed today that the Missouri Highway Department did in fact share confidential CCW lists with the federal government in violation of Missouri law. The Missouri State Highway Patrol has twice turned over the entire list of Missouri concealed weapon permit holders to federal authorities, most recently in January, Sen. Kurt Schaefer said […]

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The Great Gun Compromise

on April 11, 2013, 8:24 AM / in National News, News

Pat Toomey and Joe Manchin have released their gun control compromise plan. This proposal will scratch the itch to do something, but will do nothing at all except expand bureaucracy and complicate the buying of guns by law abiding citizens.  Importantly, the proposal would not stop events like Newtown or Columbine or the daily massacre in Chicago. Arlen Specter would […]

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Oppose All New Gun Control Legislation

Oppose All New Gun Control Legislation

on April 11, 2013, 8:05 AM / in Local News, National News, News, State News

For supporters of our Right to Bear Arms, this headline from Congressional Quarterly today is alarming: “Senate Momentum Shifting in Favor of Gun Control Legislation.” This article went on to say: “Momentum swung sharply Wednesday behind the most ambitious gun control legislation to reach the Senate floor in nearly two decades, as negotiators in both parties announced eleventh-hour deals on […]

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Gosnell employee: baby ‘jumped’ when I snipped its neck during an ‘abortion’

on April 11, 2013, 7:51 AM / in National News, News

(OperationRescue.org) – Lynda Williams told a jury Tuesday that her boss, Kermit Gosnell, was aware she suffered from bi-polar disorder and depression when he hired her to work at his “House of Horrors” abortion clinic in West Philadelphia assisting with late-term abortions. In fact, she was being treated by Gosnell for the mental health illnesses. Another clinic worker, Elizabeth Hampton, […]

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RNC Draft Resolution on the Common Core

on April 11, 2013, 6:12 AM / in National News, News

by Shane Vander Hart The Republican National Committee Spring Meeting starts today in Los Angeles.  One of the items that will be discussed and voted on is a draft resolution on the Common Core State Standards which you can see below: RESOLUTION CONCERNING COMMON CORE EDUCATION STANDARDS WHEREAS, the Common Core State Standards (CCSS) are a set of academic standards, […]

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Your Government Leading The Way To Your Destruction

on April 10, 2013, 9:15 AM / in Local News, National News, News, State News

The National League of Cities is hosting several webinars throughout the month of April. Use the links below to find more information and register. “Earth Month” Webinar Series: Spotlight on Sustainability Leadership April 9, 2:00 -2:30 p.m. ET: Spotlight on Sustainability Leadership: Miami Beach, FL April 16, 2:00 – 2:30 p.m. ET: Spotlight on Sustainability Leadership: Falcon Heights, MN April […]

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Killer sues victim’s wife from prison; she’ll try to change system

on April 10, 2013, 9:11 AM / in National News, News

Paula Henry’s husband was fatally shot by a family friend in Tacoma in 1995, and now 18 years later her husband’s killer is suing her and others from prison. By ALEXIS KRELL; Staff writer Paula Henry’s husband was fatally shot by a family friend in Tacoma in 1995, and now 18 years later her husband’s killer is suing her and […]

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