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Amid Struggle For ‘Soul’ Of GOP, Libertarians Take Limelight By NPR

Amid Struggle For ‘Soul’ Of GOP, Libertarians Take Limelight By NPR

on August 18, 2013, 7:56 AM / in National News, News

NPR Writes “There is no question that there is a civil war that is waging within the party.” That Republican conflict, political science professor David Cohen adds, isn’t between just two sides, but among a number of factions, including libertarians. One of the most public battles has involved national security and civil liberties. Leaks about the National Security Agency’s surveillance […]

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Scott Brown Heads to Iowa

Scott Brown Heads to Iowa

on August 18, 2013, 7:44 AM / in National News, News

Former Sen. Scott Brown (R-MA) “is traveling to Iowa on Sunday to check out the big boar and the super bull at the Iowa State Fair – and to size up whether Iowans might take a liking to him,” the Des Moines Register reports. Said Brown: “I’m going to be coming out more often to try to determine whether there’s […]

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Bill O’Reilly TORCHES Al Sharpton for lying about him on his show

on August 18, 2013, 7:37 AM / in National News, News

Editor’s Note: While Bill O’Reilly is no conservative when it comes to politics… Al Sharpton is nothing more than a libelous shrill. Bill O’Reilly exposes Al Sharpton for taking him out of context on his MSNBC show the other day to portray him as a brutalizer of the poor. After O’Reilly plays the clip of Sharpton blatantly lying about what […]

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King says his Republican colleagues are under a ‘spell’ on immigration reform

King says his Republican colleagues are under a ‘spell’ on immigration reform

on August 18, 2013, 7:07 AM / in National News, News

Of all the many names being bandied about as possible Republican candidates for the Oval Office I have not seen Rep. Steve Kings name mentioned.  Perhaps that is because Rep. Steve King would appeal to the majority of LOYAL LEGAL AMERICANS and the RNC/GOP can’t have that happen.  They have a record of placing LOSING candidates on the ballot to […]

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Deputy sues 911 caller after being assaulted at her home

on August 18, 2013, 7:00 AM / in National News, News

In Harris County, Tex., sheriff’s deputy Brady Pullen responded to a 911 call placed by Camina Figueroa from her Katy, Tex. home. While on the call, Pullen was attacked and injured by a man apparently high on illegal drugs. Now Pullen is suing Figueroa, claiming she “failed to adequately warn 9-1-1 of the dangerous situation he was walking into.” [KRTK] […]

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Into the Deep End

Into the Deep End

on August 18, 2013, 6:56 AM / in National News, News

An Ohio couple is being sued by the local electric utility company because of the placement of their swimming pool.  According to news sources, Ohio Edison Co. is suing Joseph and Marsha Bettura of Boardman, Ohio, claiming their in-ground swimming pool interferes with safe and reliable electricity delivery over the company’s 69,000-volt overhead transmission lines. Yet, the pool has been […]

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Record High Demand For Physical Gold Threatens To Break The Back Of The Paper Gold Market

Record High Demand For Physical Gold Threatens To Break The Back Of The Paper Gold Market

on August 18, 2013, 6:50 AM / in National News, News

By Michael Snyder The demand for physical gold is exploding all over the world, and bullion banks are now experiencing a supply crunch that is absolutely unprecedented. As physical demand continues to rise, the massive Ponzi scheme that the bullion banks have been engaged in is going to become increasingly obvious, and at some point the lack of physical gold […]

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Kevin Kookogey at the RedState Gathering #RSG13

on August 18, 2013, 6:45 AM / in National News, News, State News

Kevin Kookogey is the head of Lynchpins of Liberty, a conservative group out of Tennessee.  Kevin’s group was one of those harassed by the IRS.  He spoke out this and the larger picture at the RedState Gathering. Listen carefully to his speech. Video streaming by Ustream From Karen PRAY to GOD he decides to take on Lamar Alexander and free […]

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DEAD, DIVORCED, MARRIED, PREGNANT OR IN JAIL

DEAD, DIVORCED, MARRIED, PREGNANT OR IN JAIL

on August 18, 2013, 6:00 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

Written by Rodney Lee Conover 27-year-old Lindsay Lohan, fresh out of rehab, says she wants to relocate to New  York City and start life anew. Mayor Bloomberg has put out a citywide call for  hundreds of additional emergency bartenders. Rep. Steve Stockman of Texas has invited the recently fired Missouri rodeo  clown to come to Texas’ 36th District and perform […]

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Conservatives and the Fight to Defund Obamacare

Conservatives and the Fight to Defund Obamacare

on August 18, 2013, 6:00 AM / in National News, News

By Hans A. von Spakovsky Some in Washington claim that defunding Obamacare would not prevent the implementation or enforcement of the law’s statutory requirements and new regulations. They seem to be unaware of the federal Antideficiency Act (ADA), which makes it illegal to spend money in excess of appropriations. If a fight over such a defunding provision led to a […]

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What Obama Wants for Your Children and Grandchildren

What Obama Wants for Your Children and Grandchildren

on August 17, 2013, 2:08 PM / in National News, News

By Lindsey Burke Proud parents and grandparents are sharing photos of their kids’ first day of school. And as students head back, many states are pushing back—telling the Obama Administration that its federal education plan isn’t right for their students. Anyone who has taught in a classroom knows how different children are from school to school—even from class to class. […]

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Morning Bell: The Imperial President Will Act on His Own

Morning Bell: The Imperial President Will Act on His Own

on August 17, 2013, 2:06 PM / in National News, News

By Matt Grinney In a recent email to supporters, President Obama lamented the frustrating inadequacy of his office. “There’s only so much I can do on my own” without Congress, he confessed. As a matter of constitutional interpretation, he’s right. But in practice, the President has shown a distinct contempt for the legal limits on his power. Obama’s imperial presidency […]

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“It’s The Law”

“It’s The Law”

on August 17, 2013, 7:40 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

Submitted by James Miller of The Ludwig von Mises Institute Of  Canada There is much casual talk about law and order among all classes of people. It is not considered awkward when discussing the peculiarities of life to declare something is “against the law.” It easily slides off the tongue and applies to all sorts of minor transgressions such as […]

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The Humorous Side of Law

The Humorous Side of Law

on August 16, 2013, 8:46 AM / in National News, News

Forget the Legal Fees, Pay the Client A Manhattan lawyer who sued his clients for attorneys fees has been found to have grossly overcharged his clients and was recently ordered to repay the couple over $21,000. Attorney Ronny Buni was representing Gerald and Vivian Kleinerman in a real estate battle with their co-op board. According to news reports, over $20,000 […]

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Focus

Focus

on August 16, 2013, 8:42 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

By: Erick Erickson At the bottom of this post you will find a list of congressional town halls for the next week.  It is important that you stay focused because Republican leaders are about to dangle shiny objects in front of you knowing that, like with a sardine dangling in the spotlight of a circus big tent, the GOP leaders […]

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Is Slowing Money Supply Signalling Another Stock Market Crash?

Is Slowing Money Supply Signalling Another Stock Market Crash?

on August 16, 2013, 8:38 AM / in National News, News

By Robert Wenzel –  Economic Policy Journal According to Austrian Business Cycle Theory, when a central bank slows its money printing that has fueled a manipulated stock market boom, the stock market is very vulnerable to a crash.Murray Rothbard in his book America’s Great Depression explained how it occurred before the October 1929 crash: It is generally acknowledged that the great boom of […]

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NSA Domestic Spying “Built On Lies”

NSA Domestic Spying “Built On Lies”

on August 16, 2013, 8:33 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

This column is archived here. Kit Daniels recently wrote a brief but very enlightening news story on InfoWars.com: “On the August 6 edition of the Alex Jones Show, Dr. Ron Paul responded to this very straightforward statement which appeared in a recent New York Times article: “‘Some analysts and Congressional officials suggested Friday that emphasizing a terrorist threat now was […]

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Egypt’s Army Crosses the Rubicon

Egypt’s Army Crosses the Rubicon

on August 16, 2013, 8:31 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

“Sire, clear the square with gunfire or abdicate.” That was the message one of his generals gave the young czar Nicholas I in December of 1825, as thousands of civilians and soldiers massed in Senate Square to challenge his claim to the throne. Nicholas gave the order, the cannons fired, and he and his heirs ruled Russia for another century, […]

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Jesse Jackson Jr. to Grab $8,700 Per Month in Disability, Plus Pension In Prison

Jesse Jackson Jr. to Grab $8,700 Per Month in Disability, Plus Pension In Prison

on August 16, 2013, 8:16 AM / in National News, News

Special Thanks to Nick Hayes…. Convicted Congressman Jesse Jackson Jr. (D-IL) is scheduled to receive $8,700 per month in government disability pay, as well as a partial federal pension of $45,000. That generous $8,700 in disability comes thanks to Jackson’s sudden development of a “mood disorder” as the federal government began looking to indict him. Jackson, who was sentenced to […]

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‘Press’ in distress

‘Press’ in distress

on August 16, 2013, 8:13 AM / in National News, News

New York Post NBC News is scrambling to defend “Meet the Press” anchor David Gregory amid dismal ratings and swirling rumors that he could be axed as host. The Sunday morning flagship and the longest-running show on network television has recently fallen to a 21-year ratings low, according to Mediaite. Nielsen data show it is averaging its smallest total viewer […]

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