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After Seattle Riot, Armed Citizens Guard Small Town as Antis’ Exploit Try Fails

After Seattle Riot, Armed Citizens Guard Small Town as Antis’ Exploit Try Fails

on June 3, 2020, 7:36 AM / in National News, State News

U.S.A. –-(AmmoLand.com)- When residents of Snohomish, Wash., reportedly heard rumors that the violence which erupted in Seattle over the weekend might spill into their community, several took up arms and gathered on the small town’s main street to guard local businesses from vandals, the Seattle Times reported. Carrying sidearms and semi-auto rifles, they reportedly kept an eye on passing vehicles along First Street, underscoring […]

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Good morning   I don’t know about you, but this morning finds me filled with strong emotions. What happened In Nashville, other Tennessee cities and all across our nation this weekend is heartbreaki

Good morning I don’t know about you, but this morning finds me filled with strong emotions. What happened In Nashville, other Tennessee cities and all across our nation this weekend is heartbreaki

on June 2, 2020, 7:11 AM / in National News, State News

Good morning I don’t know about you, but this morning finds me filled with strong emotions. What happened In Nashville, other Tennessee cities and all across our nation this weekend is heartbreaking and tragic and just evil. To make the whole situation worse, locally it was handled very poorly, to be generous. There is NO WAY that a thoughtful person […]

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Report: Arrest records suggest Minneapolis mayor’s comments about out-of-town rioters were inaccurate

on June 2, 2020, 6:56 AM / in National News, State News

Jail records from Minnesota’s Hennepin County, where protests have turned into riots following the death of a black man in police custody, show that many of those arrested amid the chaos have Minnesota addresses — contradicting the narrative of local and state officials that most of the rioters are from out of state, the Washington Examiner reported Saturday. Citing a report from Fox 9 in Minneapolis, […]

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Minneapolis Looters Destroy Black Man’s Dream Business Before It Even Opens

Minneapolis Looters Destroy Black Man’s Dream Business Before It Even Opens

on June 2, 2020, 6:23 AM / in National News, State News

Written by  Michael Tennant Rioters claiming they are fighting racism in the aftermath of George Floyd’s death are, in many cases, harming the very people they purport to defend. Case in point: a black firefighter whose life savings literally went up in smoke as looters destroyed the Minneapolis sports bar he was preparing to open and burned down the building. Korboi […]

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Minnesota attorney general to assist prosecutor with George Floyd cases

Minnesota attorney general to assist prosecutor with George Floyd cases

on June 1, 2020, 7:17 AM / in National News, State News

Minnesota Attorney General Keith Ellison on Sunday announced he will assist Hennepin County Attorney Mike Freeman in cases stemming from the death of George Floyd. Freeman said there have been “recent developments in the facts of the case where the help and expertise of the attorney general would be valuable,” and Ellison has agreed to be a full partner. Floyd […]

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Legislative Update (we’re back!) May 30, 2020

Legislative Update (we’re back!) May 30, 2020

on May 31, 2020, 8:16 AM / in State News

Tennessee General Assembly information, click HERE. For information on State Senators, including phone numbers and email addresses, click HERE; for House members, click HERE. For information on legislation, click HERE. Don’t forget that you can now watch the Senate committee meetings and floor sessions online by going HERE; House committee meetings and floor sessions online HERE. Phone calls can go to the legislative Switchboard at 615-741-3011 […]

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Tennessee Legislature returned to work

Tennessee Legislature returned to work

on May 31, 2020, 7:52 AM / in State News

The Tennessee Legislature resumed operations the week of May 25. Available on the TFA’s news post are the bill reports and calendar as of May 29, 2020 that TFA has flagged for monitoring and engagement. On of the most commonly discussed 2nd Amendment related topics this year has been the Governor’s declaration several months ago that he was filing his […]

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Wife of officer charged with murder of George Floyd announces she’s divorcing him

on May 31, 2020, 7:19 AM / in State News

By Alicia Victoria Lozano and Diana Dasrath Kellie Chauvin, the wife of former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin, said she is filing for divorce after 10 years of marriage. In a statement issued by her attorney, Kellie Chauvin said she is devastated by the killing of 46-year-old George Floyd, who died earlier this week while in police custody. Kellie Chauvin’s attorney said […]

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7 injured in protest over Breonna Taylor’s death

7 injured in protest over Breonna Taylor’s death

on May 29, 2020, 7:14 AM / in National News, State News

Seven people suffered gunshot wounds Thursday at a protest in Louisville, Kentucky, over the fatal March shooting of a black woman, Breonna Taylor, in her home by three white police officers. Louisville Mayor Greg Fischer said two of the injured people were undergoing surgery and five were in good condition. He said the violence occurred within the crowd, and no […]

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Hear Comes The Race Card: House panel calls for DOJ to investigate police conduct

Hear Comes The Race Card: House panel calls for DOJ to investigate police conduct

on May 29, 2020, 7:10 AM / in National News, State News

The House Judiciary Committee, which is controlled by Democrats, on Thursday asked the Justice Department to investigate police conduct in the wake of several recent killings of African Americans. Chair Jerrold Nadler (D-N.Y.) and other Democrats on the panel said in a letter to Attorney General William Barr that the killings of George Floyd, who died after a white officer […]

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Minneapolis police station set on fire as George Floyd protests intensify

Minneapolis police station set on fire as George Floyd protests intensify

on May 29, 2020, 7:04 AM / in National News, State News

Rioters set a Minneapolis police station on fire Thursday as protests intensified over the killing of George Floyd, an unarmed black man, in police custody. It was the third straight night of unrest. Earlier Thursday, Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz deployed 500 Minnesota National Guard troops to restore order after Minneapolis Mayor Jacob Frey declared a state of emergency and requested […]

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George Floyd’s Family Calls For Murder Charges Against Fired Officers

on May 28, 2020, 9:05 AM / in State News

The family of George Floyd, an African American man who died after being detained by police Monday, is calling for the four officers involved to be charged with murder. The four Minneapolis police officers involved in the detention of Floyd were fired Tuesday, and the FBI is investigating the incident. “Firing them is a good start. But we want to […]

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Tennessee Will Stop Warning First Responders of Covid-19

Tennessee Will Stop Warning First Responders of Covid-19

on May 28, 2020, 7:40 AM / in State News

Courthouse News NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee will soon stop providing the names and addresses of Covid-19 patients to first responders, after initially arguing that doing so would protect those on the front line. Republican Governor Bill Lee’s administration decided on the change this week, saying the data may have created a false sense of security to those responding to […]

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UPDATE ON COVID-19 RESTRICTIONS ISSUED BY TENNESSEE GOVERNOR BILL LEE ON COUNTY RECREATIONAL FACILITIES

UPDATE ON COVID-19 RESTRICTIONS ISSUED BY TENNESSEE GOVERNOR BILL LEE ON COUNTY RECREATIONAL FACILITIES

on May 28, 2020, 7:37 AM / in State News

Written by Jessie Williams County residents have inquired about when County recreational facilities such as ballparks would be able to be used based upon the closures and limitations established by the Governor’s Executive Orders. Previously, the Governor had issued Executive Order No. 17 prohibiting social gatherings of 10 or more people which would have prohibited the use of ballparks and other facilities […]

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Officers fired after fatal arrest of Minneapolis man pleading for air while pinned down

on May 27, 2020, 9:40 AM / in State News

When politics reaches out… Four Minneapolis Police Department officers involved in the fatal arrest of George Floyd, who pleaded with the officers that he couldn’t breathe, have been fired. “This is the right call,” Minneapolis Mayor Jacob Frey said in a tweet announcing the firings.

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Two Weeks Left to Get R-90 on the Ballot! Overturn Mandated, Comprehensive Sexual Education 5

Two Weeks Left to Get R-90 on the Ballot! Overturn Mandated, Comprehensive Sexual Education 5

on May 27, 2020, 6:48 AM / in Opinion, State News

I saw a short video on another web site today talking about INSLEEZE signing the bill to include sex Ed in KINDERGARTEN.  My first thought was – What is going on with this and then it hit me –  this is the GROOMING of victims for the EPSTEIN PERPS.  Look at how the *public education system* has so totally DUMBED […]

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Seattle Democrats Demand Washington State Provide Millions to Illegal Aliens

on May 26, 2020, 7:52 AM / in Opinion, State News

Just as Gov. Gavin Newsom of California comes under fire for spending more than $100 million on illegal immigrants while threatening to lay off first responders during the coronavirus pandemic, Democrats in Seattle are urging Washington leaders to follow his lead. This week, the Seattle City Council passed a resolution demanding that Gov. Jay Inslee (D) set up a Washington […]

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Welcome to Planet Stupid

Welcome to Planet Stupid

on May 26, 2020, 7:47 AM / in Opinion, State News

(Chuck Muth) – A couple weeks ago, the Westwind Drive-in re-opened.  They had this silly idea that if they closed the concession stand, limited bathroom use to one person at a time, and spaced cars out by 10-feet or more that they could operate safely during the COVID hysteria. That lasted all of one night.  Nevada Gov. Baron von Sisolak shut […]

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U.S. Supreme Court asked to intervene in California’s ‘biased’ shutdown of churches

U.S. Supreme Court asked to intervene in California’s ‘biased’ shutdown of churches

on May 26, 2020, 7:20 AM / in National News, State News

A Pentecostal church argues that Gov. Newsom’s order is a ‘blatant violation’ of the First Amendment. By LifeSiteNews staff SAN DIEGO, California, May 25, 2020 (LifeSiteNews) – Southern California’s South Bay Pentecostal Church has petitioned the United States Supreme Court to intervene and issue an emergency injunction against Governor Gavin Newsom’s shutdown of churches. The church’s attorneys are arguing that […]

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California opens places of worship, in-store retail businesses: health officials

on May 26, 2020, 6:59 AM / in State News

California’s Department of Public Health said Monday that stores and places of worship that were closed under coronavirus-prevention restrictions can reopen at 25 percent capacity. The announcement of the new guidance came as states face rising pressure, including lawsuits and protests, to let churches, synagogues, and mosques resume religious services. President Trump on Friday said that churches were “essential,” and […]

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