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RNC Declares War on Conservative Grassroots

RNC Declares War on Conservative Grassroots

on April 5, 2013, 8:02 AM / in National News, News

I understand the reasoning behind trying to maintain communication with the opposition and I don’t disagree with it within certain parameters. What is for certain is that holding on to liberty and justice has been failing with or without the collective support of any coalitions. One could argue it would be much worse without the cooperation we have had, either […]

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Double Barrel Shotgun vs. AR-15

on April 5, 2013, 7:50 AM / in National News, News

Don’t be outgunned in a home invasion situation, says Hickok45 Hickok45 writes: “The suggestion to just get a double barrel shotgun for home defense deserves some discussion and demonstration, I believe, particularly since it’s promoted in the context of being so much better than an AR 15. Let just take a look at how they might stack up. The double […]

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Rick Perry’s Failure to Lead Leads Texas Closer to Obamacare

on April 5, 2013, 7:38 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

By: Erick Erickson of Red State Late Thursday afternoon, the Republican-controlled Texas House of Representatives took the first step toward capitulation on the Obamacare Medicaid expansion. A few hours later, the amendment directing the Texas state healthcare bureaucracy to start preparing for the expansion was reconsidered and rescinded after a handful of conservatives scrambled to rescue the situation — but the […]

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No King But Caesar

No King But Caesar

on April 5, 2013, 7:13 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

This column is archived here. With the Easter message fresh on my mind, I am again reminded of what the Jewish leaders said to Pilate when they tried to coerce him to crucify Jesus. They said, “We have no king but Caesar.” Remember, these were the Jewish Pharisees, scribes, elders, priests, and high priests. They prided themselves in being scholars […]

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How Much Did It Cost

How Much Did It Cost

on April 5, 2013, 4:26 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

There are times when I get a little unnerved by images such as this because in comes a little close to home. A shiver runs down my spine, a tingle in my fingers, a quickening of the heart and the knowledge of the outcome. The reality of death and having seen death occur on a daily basis still rings clear […]

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Toxic Government by Democrats: Minneapolis

Toxic Government by Democrats: Minneapolis

on April 4, 2013, 7:19 AM / in National News, News

Editor’s note: The following is the first in a series of articles that will expose the misery of life in America’s poorest cities, all of which have one thing in common: they are controlled exclusively by Democrats. Each article presented by FrontPage will reveal how the production of mass urban poverty is much more than just a failure of leadership, […]

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Democrats Propose Mandatory Insurance for Gun Owners

Democrats Propose Mandatory Insurance for Gun Owners

on April 4, 2013, 7:08 AM / in National News, News

Written by Raven Clabough Liberal Democrats in Congress are proposing mandatory liability insurance for gun owners, and a hefty fine for those who do not comply. The legislation was introduced by New York Rep. Carolyn Maloney last month, who emphasized that it is “the first bill to require liability insurance of gun buyers nationwide.” Entitled the Firearm Risk Protection Act, […]

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Reid to use his Gun Bill to Portray

Reid to use his Gun Bill to Portray

on April 4, 2013, 7:04 AM / in National News, News

Honestly. Watching MSNBC is torment.  It is like planting a listening device in Hitler’s bunker. After consultation with the White House, MSNBC has revealed what the Democrat’s strategy is for passing “universal gun registration,” gun bans, and magazine bans. Ironically, one MSNBC commentator, Mike Barnicle, accidentally referred to universal background checks as “universal gun registration.” What does that tell you […]

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Federal Court to Animal-Rights Legal Circus: Pay Up

Federal Court to Animal-Rights Legal Circus: Pay Up

on April 4, 2013, 7:02 AM / in National News, News

In a Friday filing, United States District Judge Emmet G. Sullivan found that Feld Entertainment — the parent company of the Ringling Brothers circus — was entitled to attorneys’ fees in a longstanding litigation by a series of animal rights and animal liberation groups. To call it longstanding is almost an understatement: Sullivan dismissed the suit in late 2009, which […]

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So You Know What the Democrats Are Doing

So You Know What the Democrats Are Doing

on April 4, 2013, 6:59 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

  Washington, DC is a literal crime scene this week, a classic whodunit. Not even Jon Tester, a member himself of the United States Senate, can get anyone to tell him who secretly slipped language into the emergency spending bill that purports to forbid both the Department of Agriculture and the Courts from containing unsafe GMOs. This provision would purport […]

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Jackie’s News

Jackie’s News

on April 4, 2013, 6:48 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

Trump warns GOP moving too fast on immigration reform Real estate mogul Donald Trump on Monday said Republicans are moving too fast on immigration reform, and warned it would have consequences at the polls because Hispanics tend to vote Democratic. “The Republicans are just absolutely rushing to do whatever they can to get out of the box they’re in,” Trump […]

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San Diegans for Secure Borders Coalition meets with Rep. Duncan Hunter

on April 3, 2013, 4:36 PM / in National News, News

Excellent one-minute piece on Ch. 9 News last night. Congressman Hunter agrees with San Diegans that there should be no talk of any amnesty until our border is fully secured and full employer and interior enforcement in place to turn off the main magnet for illegal immigration. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=K1nyVloSRbM&list=UUcCosHdbtQLDlU0azm1_DWA&index=1 We had a good meeting with Rep. Hunter yesterday. We discussed the […]

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Gun Control can be Passed Only

Gun Control can be Passed Only

on April 3, 2013, 8:41 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

“Gun-control measures that seemed destined to become law after the school shootings in Newtown, Conn., are in jeopardy amid a fierce lobbying campaign by firearms advocates.”  The Washington Post, April 1, 2013 We realize that you have been receiving several messages from Gun Owners of America in recent days. And while we apologize for filling your inbox so frequently, we hope […]

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Montana Governor Vetoes State Nullification of Federal Gun Grab

Montana Governor Vetoes State Nullification of Federal Gun Grab

on April 3, 2013, 8:35 AM / in National News, News

On March 28, Montana Governor Steve Bullock (shown) vetoed a nullification bill protecting the Second Amendment rights of Montanans from infringement by the federal government. As The New American reported at the time of its passage by the state legislature, the measure, House Bill 302, read in relevant part: A peace officer, state employee, or employee of any political subdivision […]

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Policy Tips on Medicad Expansion

on April 3, 2013, 7:41 AM / in National News, News

Editor’s Note: On Wednesday, April 3, at 1:00 p.m. EST there will be a conference call with John Nothdurft, the director of government relations and Ben Domenech, a Heartland research fellow and managing editor of Health Care News. Some of the questions that will be discussed are: Does your state benefit from President Barack Obama’s expansion of the Medicaid program, or does […]

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Medicaid Expansion Would “Save” Ohio Money by Increasing State, Federal Spending

Medicaid Expansion Would “Save” Ohio Money by Increasing State, Federal Spending

on April 3, 2013, 7:22 AM / in Local News, National News, News, State News

Backers of Medicaid expansion treat federal funding as free money Editor’s Note: Last month the local Jackson City Council voted unanimously on March 5th on the motion of Councilmember Cisco, seconded by Councilmember Buchanan, a Resolution supporting Medicaid expansion in the Tennessee was approved 8-0-1 with Councilman Conger abstaining. May I remind you that Councilman Conger abstained not for a lack of understanding of the […]

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Beware the gun tax

on April 3, 2013, 6:31 AM / in National News, News

Editor Note: David Addington at the Heritage Foundation reports on a little something-something slipped into the rough beast of gun control laws slouching toward the Senate to be born, courtesy of majority leader Harry Reid. Story by: John Hayward David Addington at the Heritage Foundation reports on a little something-something slipped into the rough beast of gun control laws slouching […]

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ASA Encourages States to Ban Most Favored Nation Clauses

on April 2, 2013, 4:20 PM / in National News, News

The Automotive Service Association (ASA) has announced that it will continue to work with legislators across the country to educate them on the potential harm of Most Favored Nation (MFN) clauses used in many property and casualty direct repair agreements. The announcement comes on the heels of Michigan passing Senate Bill 61 and Senate Bill 62, which prohibit MFN or […]

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“Gang of 8” Member Graham Says “We’ve Got a Deal.”

“Gang of 8” Member Graham Says “We’ve Got a Deal.”

on April 2, 2013, 7:01 AM / in National News, News

Written by Warren Mass In an Easter Sunday interview with Candy Crowley, on CNN’s State of the Union program, Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C., shown) said that an agreement on an immigration reform plan has been reached by the bipartisan “Gang of Eight” senators. Crowley noted that “big unions” and “big business” (referring to ongoing negotiations between the AFL-CIO and the […]

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Senators close to historic deal that would allow 11 million illegal immigrants to become U.S. citizens

Senators close to historic deal that would allow 11 million illegal immigrants to become U.S. citizens

on April 2, 2013, 6:47 AM / in National News, News

11 Million? These damned bas-TURDS in DC can’t count. Get ready for an amnesty, which will allow in excess of THIRTY MILLION+++ lawbreakers to invade your neighborhood – if they are not already here. Remember 1986? They told us then, that it would be a one-time affair, allowing ONE million illegals amnesty. It wound up being THREE times that number. […]

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