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The e-Tax Scam

The e-Tax Scam

on April 26, 2013, 11:22 AM / in National News, News

Republicans Back Colossal e-Commerce Tax Scheme “We may be assured by past experience, that such a practice [as some states charging high taxes on goods from other states] would be introduced by future contrivances…” –James Madison (1788) Executive Summary: Senate Democrats and Republicans voted 74-20 in a cloture to move S743, the “online sales tax,” to the Senate floor for […]

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Gov. Rick Scott Signs Florida Drone Regulation Bill

Gov. Rick Scott Signs Florida Drone Regulation Bill

on April 26, 2013, 11:17 AM / in National News, News

Just hours ago, Governor Rick Scott (shown) of Florida signed into law the Freedom from Unwarranted Surveillance Act, a measure strictly regulating the use of drones by law enforcement in the Sunshine State, according to a report filed by the Miami Herald. Governor’s Scott’s signature comes just one week after the bill – SB 92 – was approved unanimously by […]

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Religion and Public Life in America

Religion and Public Life in America

on April 26, 2013, 11:12 AM / in National News

By R.R. Reno Editor, First Things R.R. RENO is the editor of First Things, a journal of religion in public life. He received his B.A. from Haverford College and his Ph.D. in religious studies from Yale University, and taught theology and ethics at Creighton University in Omaha, Nebraska, for 20 years. He is the author of Fighting the Noonday Devil, […]

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Report: House, Senate Leaders Trying to Exempt Themselves from Obamacare

on April 26, 2013, 10:58 AM / in National News, News

Politicians are really nothing more than PARASITES –  They suck the BLOOD of those they are supposed to represent. They are convinced they are ABOVE the  rest of us and that they DESERVE more and better than we lowly slaves should get. No politicians should get ANY benefits of ANY kind that isn’t available to all of the citizens.  Politicians […]

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Judge rules against Ore. jail’s mail practices

Judge rules against Ore. jail’s mail practices

on April 26, 2013, 9:32 AM / in National News, News

By NIGEL DUARA Associated Press PORTLAND, Ore. – For two years, the Columbia County Jail north of Portland restricted inmates’ personal mail to the sending and receiving of postcards. The practice went on until U.S. District Court Judge Michael Simon issued an injunction that stopped it in May 2012. Now, in a ruling made public Thursday that raises questions about […]

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What next?

What next?

on April 26, 2013, 9:23 AM / in National News, News

Lawmakers warn cost of federal free phone program spinning out of control What started out as an effort by President Reagan to help poor people in rural areas have a phone in cases of emergency has mushroomed into what critics suspect is a new welfare program. “The cost has gone from $143 million a few years ago to $2.2 billion […]

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Is world’s most popular weed killer causing Parkinson’s? New study shows Roundup herbicide also could be linked to cancer and infertility

Is world’s most popular weed killer causing Parkinson’s? New study shows Roundup herbicide also could be linked to cancer and infertility

on April 26, 2013, 9:11 AM / in National News, News

Good old elbow grease (hand or hoe pulling of weeds) works wonders and provides exercise the body needs as well.  Also, HOT water with Salt  will kill weeds but be careful where you use it as it will kill anything from growing for some time. Another way is the propane torches that will kill off the weeds. By  Reuters Reporter […]

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Damned Good Reason Not To Fly

on April 25, 2013, 8:34 AM / in Announcements, National News

Land Rights Network American Land Rights Association PO Box 400 ­ Battle Ground, WA 98604 Phone: 360-687-3087 ­ Fax: 360-687-2973 E-mail: alra@pacifier.com Web Address: http://www.landrights.orgLegislative Office: 507 Seward Square SE ­ Washington, DC 20003 Corrected­ Boise Boycott Begins Now, Todd Golden Trial May 1st Wounded Warrior Todd Golden Persecuted By Boise Airport Police and the TSA (airport Transportation Security Administration). […]

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New Poll Shows Small-business Owners Favor Raising Minimum Wage?

New Poll Shows Small-business Owners Favor Raising Minimum Wage?

on April 25, 2013, 7:43 AM / in National News

Quoting the results of a poll funded by a lobbying group known as the Small Business Majority, the Central Valley Business Times (CVBT) of Stockton, California, announced that a majority of small-business owners now support raising the minimum wage. The Times iterated the hoary refrain that such a raise “would enhance consumer spending which can increase the demand for small firms’ goods and services” and added that not only would such a raise “allow low-income workers to more easily support themselves … [but it would also relieve] pressure on taxpayer-financed government assistance programs.” (Editor’s Note: Not from any business class that I have taken)

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Boy Scouts caving in to homosexual bullying tactics

Boy Scouts caving in to homosexual bullying tactics

on April 25, 2013, 7:36 AM / in Announcements, National News, News

This posting is not a advocacy of this group but it is the belief of this news site that the opinions of this group important. We are not soliciting funds for this organization nor should you give without fully researching the organization itself. Thanks The editor The leadership of the Boy Scouts of America may be ready to cave in […]

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Gosnell’s Attorney: ‘Ludicrous’ ‘To Say a Baby is Born Alive Because It Moves One Time’

Gosnell’s Attorney: ‘Ludicrous’ ‘To Say a Baby is Born Alive Because It Moves One Time’

on April 25, 2013, 7:20 AM / in National News

By Elizabeth Harrington Original Post (CNSNews.com) –The defense attorney for late-term abortionist Dr. Kermit Gosnell, who is on trial for murdering babies who survived abortions, told a Philadelphia court today that it is “ludicrous” to claim that “a baby is born alive because it moves one time without any other movement.” The judge in the case today threw out three […]

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I Saw Something, So I’m Saying Something

I Saw Something, So I’m Saying Something

on April 25, 2013, 7:12 AM / in National News, Opinion

by Stella Paul Are you fed up with the antiseptic slogan, “If you see something, say something?” The authorities expect us to report suspicious backpacks, but stay silent as the tomb about the nature of the men who put them there. We’re instructed to speak up about a bloodied man’s movement under a boat tarp, but to shut up about […]

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SMART GROWTH, STEALTH ZONING AND THE DELPHI TECHNIQUE

on April 24, 2013, 9:47 AM / in National News, State News

By Kelleigh Nelson Original Post The goal of this comprehensive plan is to make sure our city is affordable and competitive. We can make the most efficient use of our tax dollars if we plan carefully instead of letting things happen chaotically. ­American Planning Association “Human habitation as it is referred to now is restricted to lands within the Urban […]

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Arkansas Legislative Legacy / More Forced Redistribution / More Dependency

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

IT’S PAYOFF TIME! Back in the day, the former Republican Party opined they were the political party that espoused the Constitution, the rule of law, small government and lower taxes.  The Party now cannot be accused of any of the above virtues, abandoning all as attested by the near conclusion of Arkansas 89th General Assembly. Nationally, the day after the […]

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Boy Scouts Propose Dropping Ban on Gay-Identifying Youth

Boy Scouts Propose Dropping Ban on Gay-Identifying Youth

on April 24, 2013, 8:21 AM / in National News

Written by  Dave Bohon The Boy Scouts of America (BSA) announced April 19 that it is considering a proposal that would partially lift its long-time ban on openly homosexual participants, by allowing youth who self-identify as gay to become Boy Scouts, while continuing to bar homosexual Scout leaders. The estimated 1,400 voting members of the BSA’s National Council will decide […]

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City of Huntsville may alter city ordinance to get pro-life protesters off abortion center sidewalk

City of Huntsville may alter city ordinance to get pro-life protesters off abortion center sidewalk

on April 24, 2013, 8:03 AM / in National News

by Kirsten Andersen HUNTSVILLE, AL, April 23, 2013 (LifeSiteNews) – In the wake of two alleged clashes between protesters on the public sidewalk in front of Huntsville’s lone abortion center, the city is holding a work session Thursday evening to discuss potential changes to city ordinances governing events held on public property. But some activists say the proposed changes will […]

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What’s Bad About a House-to-House Search?

What’s Bad About a House-to-House Search?

on April 24, 2013, 7:56 AM / in National News, Opinion

by Michael S. Rozeff Unless the search passes certain legal criteria, it is illegal. The search in Boston set a precedent, which means that such searches can be generalized to other places in America and to other situations, unless whoever authorized the Boston search is reprimanded and sanctioned for having ordered it. That seems to be Governor Deval Patrick, at a […]

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Marketplace Fairness Act of 2013

on April 24, 2013, 7:18 AM / in National News, State News

Disguised by the name Marketplace Fairness Act of 2013 is that wedge that breaks the bond between state taxes and individuals living outside the state taxing agency. The text of the bill tosses aside any doubt of its intentions. Each Member State under the Streamlined Sales and Use Tax Agreement is authorized to require all sellers not qualifying for the […]

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Do You Know The Real PETA Humane Society Of The United States?

Do You Know The Real PETA Humane Society Of The United States?

on April 24, 2013, 4:03 AM / in National News

The editorial below indicates the real purpose of the two organizations leading the march toward domestic pet extinction. I e-mailed the address given for permission but it was returned as undeliverable, so here the article complete with their identification so they may have the credit they deserve. An Editorial By Alice Fix You will not often see negative articles in […]

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Liberty Versus Security

Liberty Versus Security

on April 23, 2013, 8:42 PM / in National News, Opinion

The Boston Marathon bombing has revealed exactly the type of constitutional usurpations that one would expect when the government deems itself in sole control of security. As Benjamin Franklin is credited with saying, “Those who would give up essential liberty to purchase a little temporary safety, deserve neither liberty nor safety.” To some, that may sound a bit harsh. After […]

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