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Senator Moran Circulates Letter to Repudiate

Senator Moran Circulates Letter to Repudiate

on October 11, 2013, 6:42 AM / in National News, News

Senator Moran Circulates Letter to Repudiate the UN Small Arms Treaty “[GOA’s Larry] Pratt also contends that the U.N. has a terrible track record in protecting human life. He said the horrors in Rwanda are a perfect example of why the U.N. has no business deciding who should and should not have access to guns.” — WorldNetDaily, June 2013 When […]

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House, Senate Republicans offer competing plans on debt-limit, government shutdown

House, Senate Republicans offer competing plans on debt-limit, government shutdown

on October 11, 2013, 6:38 AM / in National News, News

PLEASE – if you haven’t called those snakes in WDC  – please do so now   1-202-224-3121 and BONERS SPEAKERS OFFICE  #  1-202-225-0600 Boner is a very WEAK person (I just can’t call him a “man”) and his record speaks volumes of just how WEAK and willing he is to sell us out if he can. WGEN readers know my disdain for […]

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Senate GOP rallies around rival plan on debt ceiling, shutdown

Senate GOP rallies around rival plan on debt ceiling, shutdown

on October 11, 2013, 6:33 AM / in National News, News

By Alexander Bolton Editor’s Note: Be worried  Senate Republicans are unhappy with a House GOP plan to raise the debt ceiling for six weeks without funding the federal government. They are coalescing  around their own proposal to pair a short-term debt-ceiling increase with a  year-long stopgap to fund the government. Under their plan, the government would be funded for a year […]

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Dates That Destroyed America

Dates That Destroyed America

on October 11, 2013, 6:23 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

These Dates Forever Changed America For The Worse Well, Obamacare is now in effect. The decision by Congress to pass Obamacare into law back in 2010 ranks among the most draconian, most egregious, most horrific actions ever taken by the central government in Washington, D.C. This bill rocks the principles of liberty and constitutional government to the core. It changes […]

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“Hard to Imagine a More Stupid Way To Make Decisions…”

“Hard to Imagine a More Stupid Way To Make Decisions…”

on October 10, 2013, 5:13 PM / in National News

by Marc Faber For the greater part of human history, leaders who were in a position to exercise power were accountable for their actions. If they waged wars or had to defend their territories from invading hostile forces, they frequently lost their lives, territories, armies, power and crowns. I don’t deny that some leaders were irresponsible, but in general, they […]

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Peter Coyne, pondering the whats, whys and hows of a gov’t default…

Peter Coyne, pondering the whats, whys and hows of a gov’t default…

on October 10, 2013, 5:08 PM / in National News

    Peter Coyne Just seven days until the Treasury can no longer borrow the money it needs to continue all of the federal government’s spending. That’s when the “extraordinary measures” Treasury Secretary Jack Lew has been using to borrow money will expire. Yup. The U.S. government has been at its debt limit since May 19, still borrowing money and […]

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Ex-Treasury Official: Obama Could Use Debt Crisis to Seize Total Power

Ex-Treasury Official: Obama Could Use Debt Crisis to Seize Total Power

on October 10, 2013, 10:58 AM / in National News, News

President could declare national emergency, pass executive order Paul Joseph Watson Original Post at Prison Planet.com Former Assistant Secretary of the Treasury Paul Craig Roberts warns that President Barack Obama could use the debt ceiling crisis to seize total power, by declaring a national emergency and passing an executive order in the name of preventing an economic collapse. With the […]

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The Plain Fact of the Matter

The Plain Fact of the Matter

on October 10, 2013, 8:38 AM / in National News, News

Article I, section 7 of the United States Constitutions states, “All bills for raising revenue shall originate in the House of Representatives; but the Senate may propose or concur with amendments as on other Bills.” Obama claims the Republicans are demanding a ransom to pass H.J.R. 59; otherwise known as the “continuing resolution” now the center of a partisan fight […]

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Peter Coyne, feeling nostalgic about “Helicopter” Ben Bernanke already…

Peter Coyne, feeling nostalgic about “Helicopter” Ben Bernanke already…

on October 10, 2013, 8:29 AM / in National News, News

  Peter Coyne The “global economy” has a new manager — Janet Louise Yellen. Or at least she’s been nominated by the 44th president of the United States. For various reasons, the previous 14 Fed chairmen failed to solve all the world’s problems. In some cases, new problems arose. But maybe now that a woman has been appointed… the world’s […]

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Healthcare Law to Fine Hospitals That Provide Free Services to Poor

Healthcare Law to Fine Hospitals That Provide Free Services to Poor

on October 10, 2013, 8:02 AM / in National News, News

Written by  Raven Clabough President Obama’s healthcare law is full of increased costs to taxpayers, in the form of taxes, higher premiums, and of course, fines. In fact, the healthcare law may punish charitable hospitals for treating uninsured Americans by issuing large fines to those institutions that continue to provide treatment to uninsured Americans. The Daily Caller reported, “A new […]

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ObamaCare Backers Mugged by Reality of Rising Insurance Rates

ObamaCare Backers Mugged by Reality of Rising Insurance Rates

on October 10, 2013, 7:59 AM / in National News, News

Written by  Michael Tennant “Of course, I want people to have health care. I just didn’t realize I would be the one who was going to pay for it personally.” These sentiments, expressed by Cindy Vinson of San Jose, California, undoubtedly echo those of millions of Americans who mistakenly believed that there really is such a thing as a free […]

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CANADA UPDATES REGULATIONS REGARDING IMPORTING DOGS

CANADA UPDATES REGULATIONS REGARDING IMPORTING DOGS

on October 10, 2013, 7:42 AM / in National News, News

This is not strictly about TN, but there are probably people on the list who visit Canada with their dogs sometimes for shows, or who send a dog there for breeding, so you should be aware of these new rules. There’s been some information kicking around about these rules for a few days. Here’s the latest information from  AKC. The […]

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Shutdown Showdown Day 10

Shutdown Showdown Day 10

on October 10, 2013, 7:39 AM / in National News, News

The federal government’s partial shutdown is now in its tenth day and Republicans and Democrats are still bickering and seeking political gain. What else is new? The Republican-controlled House has passed 16 measures to fund parts of the government, while the Senate has rejected every effort. Senate Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) is pushing a $1.1 trillion debt ceiling increase through […]

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Is the Conflict Between Us Irreconcilable?

Is the Conflict Between Us Irreconcilable?

on October 10, 2013, 7:02 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

One way or another, the battle of the budget and the debt ceiling will be over by All Hallows’ Eve. Yet, as one looks deeper, at the irreconcilable conflict behind the present clash, only a roaring optimist would imagine we shall ever know again the tranquility and unity of the Eisenhower-Kennedy years. Consider the bile dumped upon Tea Party Republicans […]

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Barack Obama’s leviathan: even when the US government is shutdown, it’s still too big

Barack Obama’s leviathan: even when the US government is shutdown, it’s still too big

on October 9, 2013, 10:15 AM / in National News

By Tim Stanley Original Post America has learned a lot about itself during the shutdown. For one, it’s discovered that certain words have lost their meaning. Barack Obama said yesterday that he will compromise but he won’t negotiate, that he’s prepared to discuss the budget but won’t actually talk about it with the GOP. Everyone’s been left a little confused […]

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This is the Strategy. Now Do It.

This is the Strategy. Now Do It.

on October 9, 2013, 10:10 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

By: Erick Erickson Conservatives need to push the debt ceiling fight off the front burner to after Christmas. Republican Leaders are begging us to merge the continuing resolution fight and debt ceiling fight.  They covet this with all their mind and heart. They do not want a stand alone fight on Obamacare.  They want to conflate it with the debt […]

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Obama to nominate Yellen as Fed chief

Obama to nominate Yellen as Fed chief

on October 9, 2013, 10:07 AM / in National News, News

By Vicki Needham President Obama on Wednesday will nominate Janet Yellen for chairman of the  Federal Reserve, according to a White House official. The president will announce his selection in the East Room of the White House  with Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke on hand, the official said. Yellen, who is now the vice chair of the  Fed, emerged as […]

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The List: Unnecessarily Shut Down by Obama to Inflict Public Pain

The List: Unnecessarily Shut Down by Obama to Inflict Public Pain

on October 9, 2013, 9:58 AM / in National News, News

by  John Nolte While our president still enjoys his essential employees and locations: the White House chefs, Camp David, and a military golf course, there doesn’t seem to be any question that in mercenary pursuit of a political win, this White House is determined to unreasonably punish as many everyday people as possible. And this includes children sick with cancer. […]

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WHO IS THE STRANGER?

WHO IS THE STRANGER?

on October 9, 2013, 9:51 AM / in National News, News

As the issue continues, the debate about the ‘evangelical’ position will be a part of the discussion.  I have sent this article before, but we have lots of new subscribers that need this information.  Through the years, I have read many authors on this subject, but none that did as thorough of job as my friend Karen Johnson has done.  […]

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Former Banker Comes Clean on Breaking Bad With Corrupt Big Banks

Former Banker Comes Clean on Breaking Bad With Corrupt Big Banks

on October 9, 2013, 9:38 AM / in National News, Opinion

By SD Contributor AGXIIK: I thought I would opine on JS Kim’s recent SD editorial- Breaking Bad With Big Bank CEO’s.  You’ve  probably read Kim’s work.  Many like us lived what he has spoken of in this and other essays. In my opinion what JS Kim writes is very accurate. I was mid level corporate officer;  my name on the annual report;  top salesman 4 years; […]

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