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Poll: Majority of Americans Believe Gov’t Threatens Liberties

on February 6, 2013, 7:46 PM / in National News, News, Opinion

Written by James Heiser In the American Declaration of Independence, the Founding Fathers stated that “Governments are instituted among Men” to secure the fundamental rights of the people, and that governments derive their “just powers from the consent of the governed.” But now, a clear majority of the American people distrust the federal government and believe that it “threatens their […]

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Position On an Article V Federal Constitutional Amendment Convention

Position On an Article V Federal Constitutional Amendment Convention

on February 6, 2013, 11:13 AM / in National News, News, State News

The Institute for Principled Policy’s position on the calling of a new Constitutional Convention There is currently a movement in the United States that is gaining a disturbing momentum. The leaders of the movement are agitating state governments to petition Congress to call a new constitutional convention. While groups on the left have been demanding a new convention for the […]

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A warning about things to come

on February 6, 2013, 11:10 AM / in National News, News

Calling for a Federal Article V Constitutional Convention has been a issue that has waxed and waned since the late 1960s. In the 1970s The Tennessee General Assembly passed three different calls for a convention. Over the intervening years, there have been other resolutions brought forward to make additional calls, all of which have either been defeated or the sponsors […]

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Families to Pay at Least $20,000 a Year for Insurance Under ObamaCare, Says IRS

on February 6, 2013, 10:31 AM / in National News, News

Written by Michael Tennant Twenty thousand dollars. That’s how much the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) estimates the least expensive health insurance plan available under ObamaCare will cost the average family in 2016. The IRS issued a 73-page final regulation on January 30 to “provide guidance on the liability for the shared responsibility payment for not maintaining minimum essential coverage.” In […]

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NBC: here’s the Obama administration’s white paper legitimizing drone strikes!

on February 6, 2013, 10:18 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

By: Moe Lane (Diary) NBC News has gotten its hands on a white paper that’s being used to legitimize the Obama administration’s drone policy, and it’s a… doozy. Short version: members of terrorist groups actively attacking the United States (or our interests) can expect to be shot on sight; and that includes the members of terrorist groups that happen to […]

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CBO: Government to Spend $47.2 Trillion Over Next 10 Years

CBO: Government to Spend $47.2 Trillion Over Next 10 Years

on February 6, 2013, 10:04 AM / in National News, News

By: Daniel Horowitz (Diary) We’ve all been waiting to see the updated CBO Budget and Economic Outlook for 2013 and the next ten years.   Most of the news articles are focusing their headlines on the deficit and debt numbers projected in the CBO report.  But remember that the reason why CBO deficit projections always understate the reality is because they […]

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Duke Energy to Shut Florida Reactor and Seek $1.65 Billion

on February 6, 2013, 9:48 AM / in National News, News

Feb. 5 (Bloomberg) — Duke  Energy Corp., the largest U.S. utility owner, will permanently shut its  Crystal River nuclear power plant in Florida after deciding the risks and costs  associated with repairing it outweighed the benefits. Duke will seek $1.65 billion from Florida customers for its  failed investments in the reactor, the Charlotte, North Carolina-based company  said in a filing […]

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Jesse Jackson pushes new ‘Occupy’ plan: Have Homeland Security occupy Chicago with armed TSA agents

on February 6, 2013, 9:42 AM / in National News, News

(NaturalNews) Don’t say we didn’t warn ya, but now the long-anticipated plan for  armed TSA agents to patrol U.S. cities has been invoked by none other than Jesse  Jackson. Today he called  on President Obama to unleash “Homeland Security” on the streets of Chicago,  a city racked by murders and violence even though it has the strictest gun laws  in […]

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Huge victory against fluoride in Australia

on February 6, 2013, 9:40 AM / in National News, News

(NaturalNews) Nearly 200,000 Australians have been released from the medical  slavery that is artificial water fluoridation thanks to a major governmental  policy change. The Liberal National Party (LNP) government of the Australian  state of Queensland has not only cut $14 million of funding that had previously  been used for fluoridation, but has also decided to allow local councils to  decide […]

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DHS Are Militarizing Local Police to Create Federalized Law Enforcement Agencies

on February 5, 2013, 5:05 PM / in National News, News

Once again –  I refer to those FEDERAL FUNDS/GRANTS all law enforcement agencies have taken and in doing so they have agreed to TERMS that none of us are aware of.  Will the ELECTED SHERIFFS stand against the Feds when Push comes to Shove or will they do their duty and stand with Legal Americans and the Oath they swore […]

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Recently Re-Elected Chicago Judge Is Legally Insane

Recently Re-Elected Chicago Judge Is Legally Insane

on February 5, 2013, 4:59 PM / in National News, News

And this is NEWS???    Take a good look at many in public office and I think you will find this INSANITY  topic is not uncommon. –  The people of Chicago have much deeper problems than crooked politicians and gang members running amok….  but then that is hard to discern the difference between politicians and gang members in Chicago. A Democratic […]

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Update on Two Battles

on February 5, 2013, 4:54 PM / in National News, News

GOA scores partial victory on Rules Solicits horror stories from its members Events have been moving so fast and furiously (no pun intended) that we have not had an opportunity to give you an update on the rules fight — or to solicit your help in connection with a pivotal ongoing battle. RULES The Senate has reached its decision on […]

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Texas Flashlight

on February 5, 2013, 4:43 PM / in National News, News

Don’t leave home without it…Can you imagine the look on the bad guys faces when they see this?

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The Snakes in the GOP Grass

on February 5, 2013, 7:06 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

By: Daniel Horowitz (Diary) Over the weekend, the New York Times reported that the power players at American Crossroads are financing a new group to help fund candidates in the primaries who oppose conservatives. In light of their smashing success electing candidates like Tommy Thompson, Rick Berg, Denny Rehberg, George Allen, Heather Wilson, and Linda Lingle, they will expand their […]

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The Republican Obsession

The Republican Obsession

on February 5, 2013, 6:56 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

If last week’s hearing for Chuck Hagel raised questions about his capacity to be secretary of defense, the show trial conducted by his inquisitors on the tribunal raised questions about the GOP. Is the Republican Party, as currently constituted, even capable of conducting a foreign policy befitting a world power? Or has it learned nothing and forgotten nothing since George […]

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Nullification Heats Up Across the Country

on February 4, 2013, 8:01 PM / in National News, News, Opinion, State News

While President Obama travels the country to drum up support for more gun control, the number of county sheriffs proactively standing up to protect their citizens from these new measures grows daily. Former Sheriff Richard Mack’s organization, Constitutional Sheriffs and Peace Officers Association, posts that 262 sheriffs and 6 state sheriffs associations have so far stepped forward (as of Monday […]

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Surely You’re Joking, Dr. Chu!

Surely You’re Joking, Dr. Chu!

on February 4, 2013, 7:21 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

By: Steve Maley (Diary) With the toner barely dry on Dr. Steven Chu’s resignation from his post as Secretary of Energy, the building of a mythology complete with tales of the Physics professor’s Feynman-esque insight is well underway. From Chu’s New York Times bio: After the 2010 Gulf oil spill, [Chu] became one of the most visible members of the […]

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From the Left

on February 4, 2013, 4:16 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

It is imperative that you understand the arguement of the other side in order to defend yourself on field of debate. Remember that all warfare is based on deception. On the subject of the filibuster and court appointments: It did not take long for the monumental folly of the Senate Democrats in not abolishing the filibuster to come to a head. […]

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More modern way of living

More modern way of living

on February 2, 2013, 5:32 PM / in National News, News

(Editor’s Note: I am hoping that the writer doesn’t live in the Beaufort area… I was thinking about retiring there…. If I am going to live near this type of logic I might as well live where I am) Some of you have written saying you can’t believe someone could be this stupid…Here is the link to the original letter to […]

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Why do ‘The Young Turks’ hate White Southerners?

on February 1, 2013, 4:24 PM / in National News, News, Opinion

A friend sent this link to me today and I thought that I would share its contents with you. The Blog is entitled “News with an Attitude” and this particular article is written by Michael Cushman. The site is managed by Harold Poole who is an An American Patriot in Maryland! According to The Young Turks, a Left-wing political daily news […]

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