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LA mayor says ‘snitches get rewards’ if they report neighbors’ COVID violations

on April 7, 2020, 9:27 AM / in National News, State News

‘We want to thank you for turning folks in,’ said Democrat Mayor Eric Garcetti. By Doug Mainwaring (LifeSiteNews) –  The mayor of Los Angeles has urged citizens to “snitch” on businesses that violate the city’s stay-at-home order, and has promised “rewards” for those who do so. “If any non-essential businesses continue to operate in violation of the stay at home […]

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The Weasel Finally Wakes Up

The Weasel Finally Wakes Up

on April 7, 2020, 9:08 AM / in Opinion, State News

(Chuck Muth) – Nevada Assemblyman Chris “The Weasel” Edwards – facing a serious GOP primary challenge from my friend and Mesquite City Councilwoman Annie Black – appears to be feeling the heat and has woken up from his slumber. Black has been blistering Gov. Steve Sisolak’s shutdown orders for the last two weeks, as well as Edwards for letting him get […]

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Trump agrees to let hospital ship treat coronavirus patients

Trump agrees to let hospital ship treat coronavirus patients

on April 7, 2020, 8:34 AM / in National News, State News

President Trump on Monday agreed to allow treatment of coronavirus patients on the Navy hospital ship Comfort, which is docked in New York City. The 1,000-bed ship was sent to the city to help ease the burden of local hospitals overwhelmed with people infected with COVID-19, but it was supposed to treat patients seeking other types of care. New York […]

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Wisconsin Supreme Court overturns attempt to delay primary

Wisconsin Supreme Court overturns attempt to delay primary

on April 7, 2020, 8:31 AM / in National News, State News

The Wisconsin Supreme Court overruled Gov. Tony Evers’ (D) last-minute order to stop in-person voting ahead of the state’s Tuesday Democratic presidential primary and local and state elections due to the coronavirus pandemic. Evers had called for pushing the balloting back to June 9, saying in-person balloting would endanger voters and poll workers, but the state’s highest court sided with […]

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U.S. coronavirus deaths reach 10,000

on April 7, 2020, 8:26 AM / in National News, State News

The U.S. coronavirus death toll reached 10,000 on Monday, hitting 10,993 as Trump administration officials warned the nation was heading into what will be a painful week. The total number of cases in the United States rose to 368,449. New York remained the epicenter of the outbreak in the United States, but Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D) said the state could […]

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Words of Faith: The Red, White and Blue; Prayer Banning; and others

on April 5, 2020, 7:01 AM / in History, National News, Religion, State News

On June 14, 1777 in Philadelphia, the Marine Committee of the Second Continental Congress adopted a Resolution that read as follows: “Resolved, That the flag of the United States be thirteen stripes, alternate red and white: that the union be thirteen stars, white in a blue field, representing a new constellation.” With those words, the American flag was born. The […]

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Pro-lifers sue North Carolina city after arrests during lockdown

Pro-lifers sue North Carolina city after arrests during lockdown

on April 4, 2020, 8:28 AM / in National News, State News

Here is where the challenge starts….. By Martin Bürger Greensboro police arrested several pro-life activists for walking and praying outside an abortion center during the COVID-19 pandemic. GREENSBORO, North Carolina, (LifeSiteNews) – Four pro-lifers involved with North Carolina-based Love Life are suing the local government of Greensboro for violating the group’s First Amendment rights to walk and pray on the […]

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Florida governor issues statewide stay-at-home order after criticism

on April 2, 2020, 9:34 AM / in National News, State News

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis (R) signed a stay-at-home order for the state’s 21 million residents after facing weeks of criticism for holding off on drastic statewide measures to slow the spread of coronavirus. DeSantis previously had ordered residents of Broward, Miami-Dade, Palm Beach, and Monroe counties to stay at home, but made the policy statewide after a telephone call with […]

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New York mayor orders investigation of Amazon’s firing of protest organizer

on April 1, 2020, 9:03 AM / in State News

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio said Tuesday that the city would investigate Amazon’s firing of an employee who organized a walkout to demand greater protections against coronavirus for warehouse workers. About 15 workers participated in the walkout at an Amazon warehouse in Staten Island, New York, after reports that employees at the facility had tested positive for coronavirus. […]

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Woman allegedly tosses Molotov cocktail at boyfriend’s residence

on April 1, 2020, 8:00 AM / in State News

April Fool’s Day has seldom seemed less appropriate than in the midst of the coronavirus pandemic. But in the spirit of the day, let’s begin with the story of a woman in New Jersey who violated her state’s stay-at-home order when she allegedly tossed a Molotov cocktail at a boyfriend’s residence. She has been charged with a disorderly persons offense for violating […]

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Are elective surgeries continuing despite governor’s ban?

Are elective surgeries continuing despite governor’s ban?

on April 1, 2020, 7:51 AM / in State News

The snitch is on NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WTVF) — All across Tennessee, hospitals have been ordered to postpone elective surgeries to save on critical protective equipment. But a lack of clarity over the definition of “elective” has left medical professionals inside one downtown surgical hospital worried that their bosses might be violating Gov. Bill Lee’s order. Hospital officials insisted they are […]

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Tennessee’s Second Amendment supporters are being “courted” by members of gun control group seeking help to defeat 2nd Amendment legislation

on March 31, 2020, 9:40 AM / in Announcements, State News

Tennessee Firearms Association has received reports over the last 24 hours that members of a gun control group funded directly or indirectly by Michael Bloomberg – Moms Demand Action (Editor’s Note: Gist and Conger’s old friend) – are currently contacting Gun Clubs, (especially those who have as part of their business model handgun carry permit classes) and various handgun carry […]

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Hit and Run…To the Courthouse

on March 31, 2020, 9:13 AM / in State News

H/T The Jester’s Courtroom A New York bicyclist who was hit by a car is being sued by the driver of the car. According to news reports, Bryan Agnello was riding his bike home when he was struck from behind by Jovonte Cook. Agnello escaped without serious injury to his body, but his bike was mangled and his helmet destroyed. […]

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New York Governor Admits Shelter-in-Place “Probably Not” Best Approach to Stopping Coronavirus

New York Governor Admits Shelter-in-Place “Probably Not” Best Approach to Stopping Coronavirus

on March 31, 2020, 9:06 AM / in State News

By Michael Tennant. He is a freelance writer New York Governor Andrew Cuomo (shown) admitted Thursday that ordering everyone in the state to stay home “was probably not the best public health strategy.” “We closed everything down. That was our public health strategy. Just close everything, all businesses, old workers, young people, old people, short people, tall people,” Cuomo, a […]

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FL Pastor Arrested for Holding Church Service

FL Pastor Arrested for Holding Church Service

on March 31, 2020, 8:02 AM / in State News

I was shocked that Sheriff Chad Chronister held his press conference before the arrest was completed. I am astounded that Sheriff Chronister used press conference to lecture about the Bible. This is entirely inappropriate for a government official By Liberty Counsel TAMPA, FL – Dr. Rodney Howard-Browne, pastor of The River at Tampa Bay Church, was arrested at his home today […]

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Pennsylvania Allows Planned Parenthood to Perform Abortions Despite Elective Surgery Ban

Pennsylvania Allows Planned Parenthood to Perform Abortions Despite Elective Surgery Ban

on March 31, 2020, 7:44 AM / in State News

Planned Parenthood Keystone has shut down all services except abortion BY Graham Piro  |  Washington Free Beacon  Planned Parenthood clinics in Pennsylvania have eliminated all services except for abortion in the wake of a statewide ban on elective surgeries meant to preserve scarce medical resources amid the coronavirus pandemic. Democratic governor Tom Wolf issued a directive ordering the shut down of all businesses “that are […]

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First American Service Member Dies from Coronavirus

on March 31, 2020, 7:35 AM / in National News, State News

By KRISTINA WONG  |  BREITBART The Pentagon on Monday announced the first American service member to succumb to coronavirus — a member of the New Jersey Army National Guard. New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy identified him as Capt. Douglas Linn Hickok. “I’m heartbroken by the loss of @NJNationalGuard Captain Douglas Linn Hickok to coronavirus. He was a drilling guardsman and […]

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Operation Limelight

Operation Limelight

on March 30, 2020, 9:22 AM / in National News, State News

Forrest Anderson was nervous. The Oakland weed activist was about to walk into the last place a weed activist ever wants to be. But something dark was bubbling in the local marijuana community, something that threatened not just his livelihood but the very future of the movement, and the only people who could stop it were the traditional enemies of […]

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Iconic plant’s end spells doom for coal industry

Iconic plant’s end spells doom for coal industry

on March 30, 2020, 9:11 AM / in National News, State News

  The dangers of a liberal administration (Obama) and its effect on the world. H/T to Bill   BY DYLAN LOVAN  |  THE ASSOCIATED PRESS DRAKESBORO, Ky. — President Donald Trump tried to stop it from happening. The top Republican in the Senate, Mitch McConnell, did too. Despite their best efforts to make good on Trump’s campaign promise to save […]

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Union Probe Finds Close Biden Ally Misappropriated Millions

Union Probe Finds Close Biden Ally Misappropriated Millions

on March 30, 2020, 9:05 AM / in National News, State News

$6 million unaccounted for at firefighters union By Yuichiro Kakutani  |  Washington Free Beacon One of Joe Biden’s closest labor allies inappropriately siphoned nearly $1 million from a union pension fund as the labor group suffered from a “systemic misrepresentation in financial reporting,” according to an internal probe obtained by the Washington Free Beacon. Harold Schaitberger, the president of the International […]

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