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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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News Brief September 27th 2010

on September 27, 2010, 8:39 AM / in National News, News

News and Events for this glorious day; Back in 1955 on this day may wife Sally was born…. What a neat day! It appears that on September 21, which was last Tuesday, and you lived West or South West of Jackson Madison County General Hospital, there was a good chance that your car was check to see if there was […]

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The Advance for another Group to Take

The Advance for another Group to Take

on July 21, 2010, 10:15 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

Appeals court upholds D.C. gay-marriage law A D.C. appeals court on Thursday upheld the District of Columbia law allowing same-sex marriages, rejecting an effort by opponents to put the issue before city voters. In a 5-4 decision, the D.C. Court of Appeals agreed with a D.C. Superior Court ruling and an earlier ruling by the city’s Board of Elections and […]

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July 15th 2010 News

on July 15, 2010, 8:59 AM / in National News, News

A Special Message To Second Amendment Supporters Gun Owners of America is backing Sharron Angle in the United States Senate race in Nevada, and we have compiled a list of 42 reasons why Harry Reid MUST be defeated. This is one of the top races in the country and one WE MUST WIN! If any gun owner or sportsman has […]

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News July 13th 2010

News July 13th 2010

on July 13, 2010, 8:40 AM / in Local News, National News, News, State News

Proud to say that this last weekend was a hummer. My son Chris married Rachael Briley in Portland, Tennessee in a church ceremony. I was proud of both. Adam said: “This is now bone of my bones and flesh of my flesh.” – Genesis 2:23 There is a miracle at hand. Let us pray that it be strong and devoted […]

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The Humane Society of the US $$$$

The Humane Society of the US $$$$

on July 4, 2010, 8:45 AM / in Local News, National News, News

The ¼ber-wealthy Humane Society of the United States continues to baffle ordinary people everywhere by charging pet shelters exorbitant fees to evaluate their operations. We saw this in March with the city of Dallas, which ponied up $25,000 for what amounted to a spiral-bound report card. And now in the city of Superior, Wisconsin, tempers are flaring over a similar […]

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House Rejects Audit the Fed

House Rejects Audit the Fed

on July 2, 2010, 8:49 AM / in National News, News

Bill Would OK Abortion at Military Hospitals A provision in the proposed 2011 Defense Authorization bill would allow abortions for military women and spouses at Defense Department medical facilities. The provision would apply to DoD medical facilities in the U.S. and abroad, but appears to be primarily aimed at making abortions available to deployed servicewomen. You won’t want to miss […]

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News Brief June 30, 2010

on June 30, 2010, 8:31 AM / in National News, News

NYC mayor, major CEOs lobby for immigration reform – Chief executives of several major corporations, including Hewlett-Packard, Boeing, Disney and News Corp., are joining Mayor Michael Bloomberg to form a coalition advocating for immigration reform ¬including a path to legal status for all undocumented immigrants now in the United States. REPORT TIME – The House Rules Committee this morning was […]

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CAFTA TRACK

on June 23, 2010, 8:49 AM / in National News, News

CAFTA REPORTS   June 1, 2005 CAFTA and Social Security Activists to use Break to Press Issues – After the House’s eight-week marathon and the Senate’s nearly radioactive debate over judges, lawmakers who are looking forward to going home and reconnecting with their constituents are unlikely to find relief from the host of issues they left behind in Washington. Groups […]

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Stage Right Exit

on June 23, 2010, 7:55 AM / in National News, News

The closed-door meeting in the Oval Office this morning between President Obama and General Stanley McChrystal was, by all indications, short and probably not very sweet. McChrystal, who was abruptly called to Washington to explain comments by him and his staff in Rolling Stone disparaging the administration’s national security team, left the White House shortly after 10 a.m. That means […]

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News Shorts June 8th 2010

on June 8, 2010, 9:53 AM / in National News, News

Heavy News: Caterpillar, Inc., the Peoria, Ill.-based heavy equipment maker, came out in opposition to a huge package of tax breaks, unemployment benefit extensions and other provisions today, citing $14.5 billion in proposed tax increases on multinational’s overseas operations. While supportive of provisions like an extension of the research and development tax credit and deferred taxes on overseas lending activities, […]

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Census says it hired more workers than it needed as a “cost-saving-measure”

on June 8, 2010, 9:30 AM / in National News, News

I couldn’t help but be amused when I saw  this article  a couple of years ago, because it reminded me of the way the city / county / state executive offices justify the maintence of staff to the public. While we might see a zero hiring policy, rarely do we see the city remove personal even during the worst of economic […]

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Oilbamas Endgame

Oilbamas Endgame

on June 7, 2010, 8:06 AM / in National News, News

One of my favorite bumper stickers from Ron Paul’s presidential bid in 2008 says “Because the Lesser of Two Evils is Still Evil”, in response to the growing lament in America about choices between the major parties’ candidates. Two recent examples of battles where it was tough to pick sides are the Church of Scientology vs. the IRS, and the […]

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Your Taxes Next Year

on June 2, 2010, 7:53 AM / in National News, News

To be honest, I have not had a chance to validate this as I just recieved the notice below: This is supposed to be part of the new Health Care Bill. I contacted my Congressman about House bill HR3590 the health care bill just passed. I asked for a summary of changes. The aid directed me to go to www: […]

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What Do The Top Ten US Cities With The Highest Poverty Rate All Have In Common

on May 22, 2010, 9:22 AM / in National News, News

This is fun to look at (the statistics) but I have no more trust or confidence in the GOP than I do the Democrats. The democrats couldn’t do what they do without the HELP of the GOP. Take a good look at Newt’s 104th Congress, Contract ON America and what Clinton was able to put thru with the FULL assistance […]

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News Shorts May 19, 2010

on May 19, 2010, 4:13 AM / in National News, News, State News

Quick Note from Tennessee Firearms Association Soon to be Ex-Governor Phil Bredesen brushed up his toes, and polished his resume for a possible future Washington appointment by showing how liberal, and devoid of respect for the Citizens of Tennessee he is by presenting a proxy veto today of SB 3012. He placed half this earth between himself and the wishes […]

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