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Health care tax hikes for 2013 may be just a start

Health care tax hikes for 2013 may be just a start

on December 26, 2012, 8:36 AM / in National News, News

WASHINGTON (AP) — New taxes are coming Jan. 1 to help finance President Barack Obama’s health care overhaul. Most people may not notice. But they will pay attention if Congress decides to start taxing employer-sponsored health insurance, one option in play if lawmakers can ever agree on a budget deal to reduce federal deficits. The tax hikes already on the […]

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Senator Ben Affleck? Only on the big screen.

on December 26, 2012, 8:29 AM / in National News, News

The actor has put the kibosh on speculation that he’s eyeing John Kerry’s seat in the senate. Sen. Kerry has been nominated as Hillary Clinton’s replacement as Secretary of State. “I love Massachusetts and our political process, but I am not running for office,” he wrote on his Facebook page on Monday. “Right now it’s a privilege to spend my […]

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Local GOP Pushes Powerful Congressman to Oppose ‘Treasonous’ Boehner

Local GOP Pushes Powerful Congressman to Oppose ‘Treasonous’ Boehner

on December 24, 2012, 4:57 PM / in National News, News

The Republican Party for the Sixth Congressional District of Virginia has formally requested its GOP congressman, Rep. Bob Goodlatte, to oppose the re-election of House Speaker John Boehner, Breitbart News has learned. On November 10, the local district committee–which officially represents Republicans, including Goodlatte, in his district–unanimously passed a resolution to ask Goodlatte to vote for someone other than Boehner. […]

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So much for Michael Bloomburg’s gun-free NY

So much for Michael Bloomburg’s gun-free NY

on December 24, 2012, 4:54 PM / in National News, News

2 firefighters killed in fire set as trap in NY Special Thanks to Lynn M Stuter ROCHESTER, NY (CNN/RNN) – The gunman who shot four firefighters, killing two, set the fire in order to ambush those responding to the blaze “It does appear that [the fire scene] was a trap that was set,” Police Chief Gerald Pickering said  in a […]

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Liquor sales up 40 percent in Post Falls, Moscow

on December 24, 2012, 4:49 PM / in National News, News

SPOKANE, Wash. –          Idaho liquor officials say more people appear to be crossing state lines to Idaho in the wake of Washington voters electing to privatize the state’s liquor system earlier this year. Idaho State Liquor Director Jeff Anderson said November sales for example are up 40 percent compared to the year before in Moscow, a college town along the […]

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Top US Federal Judge Assassinated After Threat To Obama Agenda

Top US Federal Judge Assassinated After Threat To Obama Agenda

on December 23, 2012, 9:23 PM / in National News, News

A Foreign Intelligence Service (SVR) report circulating in the Kremlin today states that the top US Federal Judge for the State of Arizona was assassinated barely 72-hours after he made a critical ruling against the Obama administrations plan to begin the confiscation of their citizen’s private retirement and banking accounts in order to stave off their nations imminent economic collapse, […]

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Are We Witnessing the Break-Up of the Unite States?

Are We Witnessing the Break-Up of the Unite States?

on December 23, 2012, 5:31 PM / in National News, News

Editors Note: A quick programming note before we dive into the essay by Bill Bonner, archives and a special “video of the week” installment. As you may or may not have heard, the world did not end on Friday. And so, in light of this non-development, Christmas will go ahead as scheduled. Markets will trade a half day tomorrow, then close […]

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Ana Veciana-Suarez: Social media: too much of a good thing?

on December 23, 2012, 1:08 PM / in National News, News, Opinion

All of my life I have worked hard to have MY TIME – Time away from others. I remember as a child grabbing a book or maybe just finding some quiet place where I could be ALONE – without the company of any others – other than God. It has been a *thing* with me all of my life and […]

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Sex-offender intern’s case goes underground

on December 23, 2012, 1:04 PM / in National News, News

by Michael Carl Homeland Security, courts, senator’s office all mum The case against an intern serving in the Newark, N.J., office of Sen. Robert  Menendez, a Democrat from that state, who was arrested Dec. 6 reportedly for  being both an illegal immigrant and a sex offender, apparently has gone  underground. The Associated Press   reported that Immigration and Customs Enforcement […]

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Obama for Grijalva?

Obama for Grijalva?

on December 14, 2012, 7:24 AM / in National News, News

Get ready for an open declaration of war By Becky Pallack Arizona Daily Star Groups push Raúl Grijalva for interior secretary slot A coalition of 238 environmental, ethnic and other groups sent a letter to President Obama Monday recommending Rep. Raúl Grijalva as the next interior secretary. Additionally, a petition on WhiteHouse.gov urging Obama to appoint Grijalva to the post […]

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Obamacare Creates a Privacy Nightmare

Obamacare Creates a Privacy Nightmare

on December 12, 2012, 5:26 PM / in National News, News

Commentary from Twila Brase, President CCHF  Obamacare creates a privacy nightmare. Have you heard of the “HUB”? Last week in the USA Today, two authors laid out the national database being built by the Obama administration as part of Obama’s federal exchange system. This is the “Federal Data Services Hub ” (HUB). These authors note: By mid-December, the federal government […]

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ObamaCare’s Crony Capitalism and Crooked Concealment

ObamaCare’s Crony Capitalism and Crooked Concealment

on December 12, 2012, 3:50 PM / in National News, News, Opinion

Written by Michael Tennant It was inevitable that a behemoth law such as ObamaCare, the result of much political wrangling and lobbying, would lead to crony capitalism. What was not inevitable, however, was that the cronyism — and a subsequent coverup — would occur so quickly; but that is the accusation leveled against the Obama administration and a major healthcare […]

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15 Signs That The Economy Is Rapidly Getting Worse As We Head Into 2013

15 Signs That The Economy Is Rapidly Getting Worse As We Head Into 2013

on December 12, 2012, 3:44 PM / in National News, News, Opinion

By Michael How can the mainstream media claim that the U.S. economy is “improving” when it is painfully obvious to anyone with a brain that the middle class is being absolutely eviscerated?  According to numbers that were just released, the number of Americans on food stamps rose by more than 600,000 in a single month to an all-time record high […]

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Steny Hoyer: The Debt Limit ‘Is Not Real’

Steny Hoyer: The Debt Limit ‘Is Not Real’

on December 12, 2012, 3:26 PM / in National News, News

By Elizabeth Harrington (CNSNews.com) – House Minority Whip Steny Hoyer (D-Md.) said  Tuesday that the debt limit is “not real” and should not be part of  any negotiations to avert the fiscal cliff. “First of all, I again would urge the Speaker not to use the debt  limit to the detriment of the credit-worthiness of the United States of  America […]

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PETA Kills “People”

PETA Kills “People”

on December 12, 2012, 3:11 PM / in National News, News, Opinion

By Ingrid Newkirk When you’re an animal rights activist, you spend considerable time equating some odd animals with people. Many years ago, a Los Angeles Times reporter asked People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) what the group had to say about ant farms. The answer was “Ants are sentient beings, like we are.” Ants’ tastier fellow arthropods, lobsters, […]

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Caught on video: Union thugs attack in Michigan

on December 12, 2012, 1:09 PM / in National News, News

Michigan struck a blow for worker freedom and economic growth yesterday. And the violence and hate of Big Labor were on full display in the hours leading up to the final votes. I can’t say I’m surprised Big Labor’s protest against the Michigan Right to Work bills turned ugly. You and I know all too well that union operatives often […]

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Exclusive—Rep Huelskamp: Boehner Could Be Dumped

Exclusive—Rep Huelskamp: Boehner Could Be Dumped

on December 12, 2012, 12:44 PM / in National News, News

by  Matthew Boyle Rep. Tim Huelskamp (R-KS), a victim of Speaker John Boehner’s purge of conservatives from leadership positions in the House, said there’s definitely a possibility, depending on what happens during these fiscal cliff negotiations, that enough conservative members of the House rise up against Speaker Boehner. “This is not about losing just four votes [from the members who were […]

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News Here and about

News Here and about

on June 27, 2012, 5:50 AM / in Local News, National News, News, State News

    The Jackson-Madison County Library Board of Trustees meeting will be held on at 3:30 p.m. The meeting will be held in the board room of the Jackson-Madison County Library, 433 E. Lafayette St., Jackson, Tennessee. The tension is getting thicker as services are deplinished as opposed to contractual agreement…. at what point will the management team give up […]

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HR 998

on February 24, 2012, 6:00 AM / in National News, Opinion

Congress: Radically speaking there is a generation of sexually diverse individuals attempting to change the laws in the United States by using the United States Congress and they have a plan: 1st Indoctrinate an entire generation of American children with pro-homosexual propaganda and eliminate traditional values from American society. Their ultimate dream is to create a new America based on […]

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Manufacturing – Out the Door

on September 27, 2010, 9:21 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

Sent to me from Chris Holley Original Post Any great nation throughout history has been great at making things. So if the United States continues to allow its manufacturing base to erode at a staggering pace how in the world can the U.S. continue to consider itself to be a great nation? We have created the biggest debt bubble in […]

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