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Debt Ceiling Raised Seven Times Under Obama, Costing $43,000 Per Household

on September 29, 2013, 7:39 AM / in National News, News

Did you know that since President Obama came into office, the debt limit has been raised seven times? With those increases, Congress has added $43,000 in debt for every American household in just the last four years. And now the debt limit deadline is looming again. Treasury will run out of tricks to keep paying the bills on October 17, […]

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The Worms Come Out – Federal workers demanding back pay if government closes

The Worms Come Out – Federal workers demanding back pay if government closes

on September 29, 2013, 7:31 AM / in National News, News

  Federal worker unions are lobbying lawmakers for back pay in the event of a  government shutdown. They say government employees have suffered enough  under the cutbacks from sequestration, and are putting pressure on President  Obama to ensure that retroactive pay will be given if federal agencies close  their doors on Tuesday. “We are trying to maintain pressure on this  […]

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House sends stopgap to Senate hours before shutdown

on September 29, 2013, 7:15 AM / in National News, News

By Mike Lillis The Hill House Republicans approved a stopgap spending bill that delays ObamaCare in  an early-morning Sunday vote that increases the chances of a government  shutdown. The high-stakes GOP move intensifies a game of chicken with Senate Democrats  with just 48 hours to go before the lights could go out on the federal  government. The White House threatened […]

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The Trojan Horse that is Agenda 21

The Trojan Horse that is Agenda 21

on September 29, 2013, 7:11 AM / in National News, News

by Mindy Patterson Original Post One of the most critical of America’s Founding principles is private property. Without our right to private property in the United States, we have  nothing. I believe our current administration and their socialistic views seek  to destroy private property in America. And like anyone seeking to destroy  something precious, the attack will come in a […]

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Woman says her 10-month-old puppy was shot in the head after asking officers not to shoot it… twice

Woman says her 10-month-old puppy was shot in the head after asking officers not to shoot it… twice

on September 28, 2013, 1:55 PM / in National News, News

Original Posting JONES COUNTY, GA — A woman says that her ten-month old puppy was shot in the head after asking officers not to shoot it — twice. On September 22, Anna “Chrissy” Music-Peed, of Macon, GA, drove to the Jones County Sheriff’s Department to request an officer come to and investigate a vehicle that had been brought to her […]

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Fix Bayonets!

Fix Bayonets!

on September 28, 2013, 1:41 PM / in National News, News, Opinion

After his narrow defeat by Gerald Ford at the Kansas City convention in 1976, Ronald Reagan was seen as a has-been. Came the Carter-Torrijos treaties of 1977, however, which gave away the Panama Canal, and the old cowboy strapped on his guns: “We bought it. We paid for it. It’s ours. And we’re gonna keep it.” America loved it. Bill […]

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New Jersey judge rules state must recognize gay ‘marriage’: cites Supreme’s DOMA ruling

New Jersey judge rules state must recognize gay ‘marriage’: cites Supreme’s DOMA ruling

on September 28, 2013, 1:38 PM / in National News, News

by Ben Johnson TRENTON, NJ, September 27, 2013 (LifeSiteNews.com) – A New Jersey judge ruled on Friday that the state’s law protecting marriage as the union between a man and a woman violates the state constitution. Mercer County Superior Court Judge Mary Jacobson specifically cited the U.S. Supreme Court ruling striking down part of the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) […]

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House votes to speed up consideration of GOP spending bill

House votes to speed up consideration of GOP spending bill

on September 28, 2013, 1:36 PM / in National News, News

    By Pete Kasperowicz The Hill The House on Saturday afternoon approved a rule that will let Republicans more  quickly consider their legislative proposal to avoid a government shutdown after  September 30. Members passed H.Res. 361 in a party-line 226-191 vote. Just a handful of  Republicans and Democrats voted against their respective leaders. The resolution will allow the House […]

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Senate Breaks the Cruz-Lee Filibuster of the Anti-gun ObamaCare Law

Senate Breaks the Cruz-Lee Filibuster of the Anti-gun ObamaCare Law

on September 28, 2013, 1:30 PM / in National News, News

Senate Breaks the Cruz-Lee Filibuster of the Anti-gun ObamaCare Law The battle moves back to the House “The only way to avert disaster is to fully repeal this anti-gun, ObamaCare monstrosity.  [At] a minimum, funding for ObamaCare should cease immediately.” — GOA statement in postcards landing on congressional desks over the past several weeks The Senate yesterday, by a vote […]

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Shutdown grows more likely as House GOP plots next move

Shutdown grows more likely as House GOP plots next move

on September 28, 2013, 10:24 AM / in National News, News

By Alexander Bolton The Hill A government shutdown has become increasingly likely as conservatives ramp up pressure on House Republicans to reject a Senate bill restoring funding for ObamaCare. Conservative activists say Speaker John Boehner’s (R-Ohio) credibility is on the line, and warn he will not serve another term as House GOP leader if he agrees to fund the Affordable […]

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7th-graders suspended for playing with airsoft gun in own yard

7th-graders suspended for playing with airsoft gun in own yard

on September 28, 2013, 10:20 AM / in National News, News

Two seventh-grade students in Virginia Beach, Va., were handed long-term suspensions Tuesday that will last until the end of the school year for playing with an airsoft gun in one of their front yards while waiting for the school bus. WAVY-TV reports that 13-year-old Khalid Caraballo and Aidan Clark will face an additional hearing in January to determine if they […]

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Airsoft: Effective Firearm and Tactical Training for Adults and Children, by So Ed

Airsoft: Effective Firearm and Tactical Training for Adults and Children, by So Ed

on September 28, 2013, 10:14 AM / in National News, News

SurvivalBlog.com To many people, Airsoft is just a toy gun that annoying 12-year olds spray at each other with plastic pellets in the back yard.  But to the military and creative survivalists, it’s a training tool that saves lives. The Japanese invented Airsoft in the 1990s and militaries worldwide soon discovered that the inexpensive, safe Airsoft guns are a realistic […]

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Nazis Offered Peace with the Allies in 1941… But Only if they were Allowed to Invade Russia

Nazis Offered Peace with the Allies in 1941… But Only if they were Allowed to Invade Russia

on September 28, 2013, 10:04 AM / in History, National News, News

By Anna Edwards Daily Mail The Nazis attempted to broker a peace  offering with Britain – if they were allowed a free path to attack the USSR, a  new book has revealed. Rudolf Hess’s flight to  Britain during World War Two to sign a peace deal ordered by Adolf Hitler has  long been recorded as a bizarre one man mission […]

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The Vote on Cloture

The Vote on Cloture

on September 28, 2013, 9:57 AM / in National News, News

Some conservatives might tend to be discouraged that 25 Republicans voted YES with Harry Reid for cloture the other day, and gave Harry Reid a way to gut the Continuing Resolution the US House passed over to them.  Don’t be discouraged.  This vote helped reveal the Republican neo-cons in the US Senate.  To fully appreciate the hypocrisy one has to look […]

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25 Republican Cowards Just Got Their Arsses Primaried For 2014

25 Republican Cowards Just Got Their Arsses Primaried For 2014

on September 28, 2013, 8:45 AM / in National News, News

by Rodney Lee Okay, maybe they’re not all up for re-election, but you get my  sentiments… Want to be sick? Read this story from the Washington Times, then sign up for  ObamaCare – because it’s a done deal, folks – thanks to the RINO’s in the  Senate. They’re toast if we stand up, unite and throw them out in 2014 […]

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Cruzade: Defunding Effort Nearing 30 Votes in Senate

Cruzade: Defunding Effort Nearing 30 Votes in Senate

on September 27, 2013, 10:01 AM / in National News, News

by  Mike Flynn According to sources on the Hill, there is growing support among Senate Republicans to support Sens. Cruz and Lee’s efforts to scuttle Sen. Harry Reid’s attempt to reinstate ObamaCare funding in the House Continuing Resolution. On Friday, the Senate is set to vote for cloture on the CR, which, if successful, will then allow Reid to resurrect […]

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An Open Letter To the President, Senate, and Congress of the United States of America

on September 27, 2013, 9:24 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

The author of the following Open Letter is Eddie Dunlap who wrote “America’s Addiction to Entitlements”.  I mentioned this some time back and encouraged readers to purchase the book. You can contact Eddie at  eddiedunlap@earthlink.net Jackie Juntti  WGEN   idzrus@earthlink.net   Ladies and Gentlemen; American citizens as a whole are relearning many of the rights our founders recognized within the Declaration of […]

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Texas didn’t elect Ted Cruz so John McCain would like him

Texas didn’t elect Ted Cruz so John McCain would like him

on September 27, 2013, 9:22 AM / in National News, News

by Dominari Nolo Today we hear from one of his staffers that John McCain really, really hates Ted Cruz. I’m sure John Boehner, Eric Cantor, Karl Rove, Mitch McConnell, Reince Priebus, Lamar Alexander, and Lindsey Graham are all nodding their hearty agreement. Perhaps we were supposed to be intimidated. Down here in Texas, we call it the feel-good story of […]

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Early Childhood Standards of Common Core are Developmentally Inappropriate

Early Childhood Standards of Common Core are Developmentally Inappropriate

on September 27, 2013, 8:52 AM / in National News, News

Original Post (Washington, DC) Today the American Principles Project (APP), in conjunction with the Pioneer Institute and the Heartland Institute, released a video of Dr. Megan Koschnick’s presentation discussing how certain aspects of the Common Core standards are developmentally and age inappropriate.  Dr. Koschnick gave her presentation at a September 9, 2013 conference at the University of Notre Dame.  APP, […]

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Ayers Institute awarded $1.2 million THEC grant to work with Common Core Standards

Ayers Institute awarded $1.2 million THEC grant to work with Common Core Standards

on September 27, 2013, 8:48 AM / in National News

NOTE:  This just came to my attention. Demonstrates how some of the Common Core effort is being funded.  Also of interest is the fact that Janet Ayers serves on the State Board of Education, 7th District.. Less than four months after its establishment, the Ayers Institute for Teacher Learning and Innovation within Lipscomb University’s College of Education has secured a […]

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