State News

Democrat Sen. Mazie Hirono of Hawaii brags about spreading pro-abortion to 13 year olds

on May 24, 2019, 7:49 AM / in National News, State News

As part of her remarks during one of many pro-abortion rallies dotting the country on Tuesday, Democrat Sen. Mazie Hirono of Hawaii took the opportunity to boast about delivering a pro-abortion message to children as young as eighth grade. Tuesday saw more than 400 #StopTheBans rallies across the United States, organized by Planned Parenthood, NARAL, and the ACLU to protest the wave […]

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Mayor Briley puts electric scooters in Nashville on 30-day notice : The LEFT on the MOVE

on May 24, 2019, 6:10 AM / in State News

Mayor David Briley has put electric scooters in Nashville on a 30-day notice. In a press release Thursday, the mayor said he will ban scooters in Music City if companies cannot address safety concerns and get scooters to operate responsibly. The announcement comes one week after an accident involving scooter rider Brady Gaulke, 26, who died from injuries sustained during the […]

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Next steps…

on May 24, 2019, 6:01 AM / in State News

I have represented Tennessee Eagle Forum, our members, and our supporters at the State Capitol for 32 years. During those years, there have been a number of questionable activities and scandals, especially Operation Rocky Top (the Bingo gambling scandal where the Secretary of State and another man committed suicide and others went to prison), Operation Tennessee Waltz (where several legislators […]

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Mountains of Rotting Rat-Infested Trash Piles Sky-High in Liberal Utopia of Los Angeles

on May 23, 2019, 7:54 AM / in State News

by Cristina Laila Mountains of rotting rat-infested trash has piled sky-high in the liberal utopia of Los Angeles despite millions of dollars allocated for clean up and prevention. In October, LA Mayor Garcetti promised to clean up the heaps of rat-infested trash piling up around Los Angeles to help combat the Typhus epidemic. Even though the Mayor allocated millions of […]

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N.Y. lawmakers pass bill to weaken Trump’s pardon powers

on May 22, 2019, 7:56 AM / in State News

New York state lawmakers passed a measure on Tuesday that would allow prosecutors to pursue state charges against certain individuals even if they have received a presidential pardon — a move seen as a direct shot at President Donald Trump. New York law currently bars the state from prosecuting a person who has already been tried for the same crime […]

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California’s Housing Bubble’s So Bad, 100s Forced To Live On Boats

California’s Housing Bubble’s So Bad, 100s Forced To Live On Boats

on May 22, 2019, 7:35 AM / in State News

by Tyler Durden |  ZeroHedge California’s housing affordability crisis is getting worse. Affordability in San Francisco is now at 10-year lows, and only one in five households can afford to purchase a median-priced single-family home in the Bay Area. The crisis has driven many people onto the water, living on makeshift boats, outside marinas, and wealthy communities. The floating homeless population in […]

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U.S. school fails Christian student for refusing Islamic prayer

U.S. school fails Christian student for refusing Islamic prayer

on May 22, 2019, 6:52 AM / in National News, State News

Also taught ‘Muslims’ faith is stronger than Christians’ The declarations could have been made by an imam in a mosque sermon. “Most Muslims’ faith is stronger than the average Christian.” “Islam at heart is a peaceful religion.” Jihad is a “personal struggle in devotion to Islam, especially involving spiritual discipline.” “To Muslims, Allah is the same God that is worshiped in Christianity and Judaism.” “Men are […]

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As California Takes Measures To Keep Trump Off Ballot, They Demonstrate Why The Electoral College Is Essential

on May 21, 2019, 8:04 AM / in National News, Opinion, State News

by Elizabeth Vaughn  |  RedState Last Thursday, in a bid to force President Trump to turn over his tax returns, the California State Senate approved Bill 27, the Presidential Tax Transparency and Accountability Act. If the bill should become law, all presidential candidates will be required to submit their income tax returns from the past five years before their name can appear on […]

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GOP Caucus votes “no confidence” in Glen Casada, TFA agrees and calls for his immediate resignation

on May 21, 2019, 7:27 AM / in State News

Tennessee Firearms Association is calling for the immediate resignation of Glen Casada but, realizing he may refuse to resign, TFA is also calling on the Governor and both houses of the General Assembly to immediately convene a special session to remove Glen Casada as House Speaker. TFA requests this action because the Republican Caucus of the Tennessee House of Representatives […]

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Colorado Republican & Columbine Survivor Favors Guns in Schools

Colorado Republican & Columbine Survivor Favors Guns in Schools

on May 21, 2019, 6:48 AM / in State News

by Dave Workman |   Ammoland Colorado state House Minority Leader Patrick Neville, a third-term Republican, supports legislation to allow concealed handguns on school campuses and defended that position recently in an interview with NPR, and the second-generation lawmaker has a unique perspective: he’s a survivor of the 1999 Columbine High School attack. Neville joined NPR’s Lulu Garcia-Navarro just days after […]

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St. Jude patient Owen announces 2019 NFL draft pick

St. Jude patient Owen announces 2019 NFL draft pick

on May 20, 2019, 5:41 AM / in National News, State News

St. Jude patient Owen was a special guest of the National Football League (NFL) when he announced the Seattle Seahawks’ round two draft pick onstage April 26 in Nashville, Tennessee. Former NFL MVP running back Shaun Alexander joined Owen onstage to raise awareness of the St. Jude mission: Finding cures. Saving children.® Owen was diagnosed at 4 years old with acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL), a type of […]

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Washington State Session is Over But Work Continues

Washington State Session is Over But Work Continues

on May 19, 2019, 8:05 AM / in State News

It was a long and hard session. There were many legislative losses, but there were also some significant wins that we should celebrate.  FPIW’s Executive Director, Mark Miloscia said this about the Progressive Agenda in Olympia this year: Frankly, in all the years I served in the Legislature as a Senator and State Representative, I at no time experienced anything […]

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Muth’s Truths: May 19, 2019

Muth’s Truths: May 19, 2019

on May 19, 2019, 7:54 AM / in National News, Opinion, State News

RIP “Grumpy Cat.” Congrats to our friends Don Turner and Randy Mackie of the Nevada Firearms Coalition on successfully killing a provision in AB291 that would have allowed local governments to institute gun-control measures that “pre-empt” state laws. It’s a rare win for conservatives in this Democrat-controlled legislative session. Unfortunately, the gun-grabbers ain’t done, as Don explained in an email […]

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Tennessee Firearms Association renews call for House Members to remove Glen Casada as Speaker and consider expulsion

on May 18, 2019, 7:23 AM / in State News

Nashville, Tennessee – May 17, 2019. Tennessee Firearms Association is calling for members of the Tennessee House of Representatives to vote to remove Glen Casada as Speaker of the Tennessee House based on continued developments of official misconduct arising out of investigations surrounding the attempted coverup, intentionally false statements to reporters, and misuse of taxpayer funds all of which arose […]

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Covington, GA Incident Prompts Influx Of Social Justice Warriors, Supported By Illiterate Commissioner Chairman

Covington, GA Incident Prompts Influx Of Social Justice Warriors, Supported By Illiterate Commissioner Chairman

on May 18, 2019, 7:18 AM / in State News

By SUZANNE HAMNER  There are no shortage of social justice warriors who rale against law enforcement performing their duties in violation of the law and policy.  And, there are no shortage of law enforcement agencies who look the other way or support, fiercely, officers who violate an individual’s God-given unalienable rights.  However, when law enforcement officers follow procedure during an […]

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Tick Tock: The Government Debt Bomb Countdown Continues

Tick Tock: The Government Debt Bomb Countdown Continues

on May 18, 2019, 6:56 AM / in Local News, State News

A new report from Truth in Accounting, a government watchdog organization, reveals the 10 most populous U.S. cities are all ticking debt time bombs. The City Combined Taxpayer Burden (CCTB) report analyzes the combined debt (assets minus liabilities) of each city, county, state, and underlying government unit (such as school and park districts) for fiscal year 2017. It ranks cities […]

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Missouri Senate approves bill to ban abortion at 8 weeks

on May 17, 2019, 8:54 AM / in State News

The Missouri Senate on Thursday passed a bill banning abortion at eight weeks, with exceptions in medical emergencies but not in cases of rape or incest. The legislation was passed 24-10, and now needs approval in the Republican-majority House. Missouri Gov. Mike Parson (R) has indicated he will sign the bill into law. If passed, doctors who perform abortions after […]

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“Title Only” bills game the system in Olympia

“Title Only” bills game the system in Olympia

on May 16, 2019, 6:47 AM / in Opinion, State News

What’s in a title? The legislative session in Olympia is over for now, but not without its passage of some late-night bills about which few knew anything. How could this be? How could the public process about bills to be passed into law circumvent public review and comment? The Democrat-controlled everything (House, Senate and Governor) used a trick called the […]

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Tennessee Firearms Association joins as “amicus” in 2nd Amendment case to be heard by US Supreme Court

on May 15, 2019, 8:33 AM / in National News, State News

The Tennessee Firearms Association joined in an amicus brief filed with the United States Supreme Court on May 14, 2019, arguing that New York’s and other laws which regulate transportation of firearms violate the prohibitions imposed by the 2nd Amendment. The case is already before the United States Supreme Court under the style of New York State Rifle and Pistol […]

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Alabama state Senate passes near total abortion ban in direct challenge to Roe v. Wade

on May 15, 2019, 8:14 AM / in State News

I can see a constitutional coming up here and its about time….. The Alabama state Senate on Tuesday approved a bill essentially banning abortion in the state, a move specifically aimed at challenging more than 40 years of federal abortion protection under Roe v. Wade. The bill would make it a felony for a doctor to perform or attempt an […]

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