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Tennessee Constitution under full attack by Establishment Republicans…

Tennessee Constitution under full attack by Establishment Republicans…

on March 20, 2013, 9:24 AM / in News, Opinion, State News

From the Tennessee Firearms Association…. Increasingly, the evidence is coming into the “sunshine” that Establishment Republicans, like Haslam, Ramsey and Harwell, are working hard to impair, infringe or destroy our rights as citizens under the Tennessee and united states Constitutions.  This attack is not limited to their assault on the 2nd Amendment or the 10th Amendment. We have seen laws […]

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Help bring King’s Faith to our theater

on March 20, 2013, 9:19 AM / in Local News, National News, News, State News

Thanks to Charles for the head’s Up…… Please watch the trailer at http://kingsfaith.com/ (you’ll have to cut and paste to your browser) and then, if you would like to see this movie shown in Jackson, please click on the link below.  Evidently, it takes at least 500 “demands”. If we can reach that goal the filmmakers will bring the movie […]

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HB621 pulled from subcommittee agenda! (Tennessee)

on March 20, 2013, 8:08 AM / in Local News, News, State News

By Jodi Preis Original Source I spoke directly with House Representative Brenda Gilmore yesterday, and I was pleased to learn that she has pulled from today’s Subcommittee agenda, a bill that had many dog owners across the state of Tennessee very concerned, and rightfully so. House Bill 621, as originally filed, was a poorly drafted bill that identified as “dangerous,” […]

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POLL on proposed amendment to HB621 (Tennessee)

POLL on proposed amendment to HB621 (Tennessee)

on March 19, 2013, 6:40 AM / in Local News, News, State News

Editor’s Note: The Nanny’s Are Out in Full Steam… To Protect Us from Ourselves and they will stop at nothing to accomplish our protection by stripping your choices away from you. And they say we are free…… MyFox News out of Memphis, TN has a poll regarding the proposed amendment to HB621: TN Lawmakers to consider bill that would require […]

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The times….they are a changing….

The times….they are a changing….

on March 19, 2013, 5:53 AM / in Local News, National News, News, State News

NOTE from our friends at FRC: This past week, three leading politicians took that stand, House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio), Representative Louie Gohmert (R-Texas) and Senator Marco Rubio (R-Fla.). First, Senator Rubio made it clear that he is proud of where he stands: “Just because I believe states should have the right to define marriage in the traditional way does […]

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Nashville Tea Party Meeting

Nashville Tea Party Meeting

on March 18, 2013, 4:30 PM / in Local News, News, State News

Please Join us Thurs Mar 28 at 7PM at the Millennium Maxwell House Hotel Conference Center: MAP Parking is FREE and there is no charge for attending. Bring friends, family and neighbors. Lets work together to preserve our Constitutional Republic. We have a full, information rich agenda and lots of great contributed door prizes (thanks to our donors) and everyone […]

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A Disgruntled Republican in Nashville

on March 18, 2013, 1:02 PM / in National News, News, State News

by Matt Collins Original Post There is a very quiet push to implement what is effectively a national sales tax scheme on all Internet purchases. They have already tried to sneak it into bill previously, and they will likely attempt to sneak it through again in the near future POTENTIALLY EVEN THIS WEEK. It is called the Marketplace Fairness / […]

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News Briefs… March 18th 2013

News Briefs… March 18th 2013

on March 18, 2013, 9:45 AM / in Local News, National News, News, State News

Mitch McConnell Declares Surrender on Obamacare Joining Eric Cantor, John Boehner, Kevin McCarthy, and Paul Ryan, Mitch McConnell is declaring surrender on Obamacare. He will no longer fight it. You’d never know that if you paid attention to his preferred words about Obamacare at CPAC.  McConnell told the crowd that “Obamacare should be repealed root and branch.”  He also told […]

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Proposed TN pit bull law requires liability insurance

on March 17, 2013, 6:25 AM / in Local News, News, State News

If you have friends with pit bulls or you know groups that rescue and work with them, please make sure they know about this proposed law so they can contact this committee. The AKC opposes breed specific legislation and that’s exactly what this is. Original Article and Video Reporter’s note:  The original version of this story below provides links to […]

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Montana Legislature Passes Gun Control Nullification Bill

Montana Legislature Passes Gun Control Nullification Bill

on March 15, 2013, 9:29 AM / in National News, News, State News

Editors Note: So what the hell are we doing in  Tennessee…. Raising money to campaign against sitting members of the Tennessee State House and Senate. Written by Christian Gomez After a vote of 28-21 in the state Senate on Wednesday, March 13, Montana is moving toward being the first state in the country to approve a bill prohibiting the enforcement […]

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West Memphis Considers Dog Ordinance

on March 15, 2013, 9:00 AM / in Local News, News, State News

by Candace McCowan, (West Memphis, AR) In a report on dog bites in West Memphis presented to the city council last week, pit bulls didn’t fare too well. Animal Control Commission member and Councilman Tracy Catt presented the report that showed pit bulls were responsible for 57% of the city’s 28 dog bites last year. Of the 16 pit bull […]

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The One Percent Solution Is Bad

on March 15, 2013, 8:27 AM / in National News, News, State News

Glenn Spencer, American Border Stupid Me When I set out in 2009 to develop a way to count everyone who crosses the border, I had no idea what I was getting into. It thought it was going to be a simple matter of coming up with a way to produce a scorecard for the border and the problem would be […]

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Some Bad Bills At the Tennessee State Capital

Some Bad Bills At the Tennessee State Capital

on March 14, 2013, 7:53 AM / in News, State News

HB1072 by Rep. Barrett Rich, R-Somerville, and Campfield, which would create the new office of “solicitor general,” appointed by vote of the General Assembly, and assign the new officeholder many duties now performed by the state attorney general. This bill is expanding government and increasing the cost. It also promotes more Democracy (not Republic). No! B852 by Ketron and Rep. […]

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2nd Amendment Preservation Bill Moving to Committee In Tennessee House

2nd Amendment Preservation Bill Moving to Committee In Tennessee House

on March 13, 2013, 7:31 AM / in News, State News

Great way to start your day……………… Today, March 13 at 12:30 PM Central, Rep. Joe Carr will take his legislation to protect Tennesseans against a potential gun ban or registration scheme before the House Civil Justice Subcommittee.  Sen. Joey Hensley will carry the bill in the Senate. Tennessee’s HB 0042 provides for misdemeanor penalties for state or federal officials who […]

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News Briefs Tuesday March 12th 2013

News Briefs Tuesday March 12th 2013

on March 12, 2013, 6:55 AM / in Local News, National News, News, State News

GOOD NEWS!!!! Thanks to Lucy Hal Rounds (Master Scholar) has agreed to teach his class on the US Constitution and Declaration of Independence for those of us in and around the Savannah area. Mark your calendars for Saturday March 23rd and join us in the Savannah, Tennessee City Hall building. The course will start at 8:30 so be there and be […]

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Fighting for Gun Rights

Fighting for Gun Rights

on March 12, 2013, 4:23 AM / in Local News, National News, News, State News

At a time when gun control might have been easy to get passed, an unprecedented reaction to the heavy hand of government control reveals itself across the country. As of today, 348 sheriffs and 14 sheriffs associations have publicly stepped forward to let the Constitutional Sheriffs and Peace Officers Association know that they will not be enforcing any new federal […]

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Action Item: Medicaid Expansion Bill Going to Committee Tomorrow!

on March 11, 2013, 9:29 PM / in Local News, News, State News

Senate Bill 804 will be going before the Senate Commerce and Labor Committee tomorrow at 1:30 PM CDT.  Although at the Tennessee Rally Against Obamacare on Sunday, Rep. Jeremy Durham expects the bill to be heard Tuesday, because it is 19th on the docket covering both Tuesday and Wednesday, it is possible that the bill may not be heard until […]

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‘We are above the law of the land’?

‘We are above the law of the land’?

on March 11, 2013, 8:08 AM / in National News, News, State News

Both Groups: Their Day on the Hill tomorrow Muslim Day on the Hill, March 12, 2013 The American Center for Outreach (ACO) is a Tennessee  based non-partisan organization that was established to inform, educate and empower Muslims to become engaged in society by providing the assistance they need to become productive citizens. By doing so, ACO aims to better connect […]

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News Shorts March 11th, 2013

News Shorts March 11th, 2013

on March 11, 2013, 7:09 AM / in National News, News, State News

    When Enemies Infiltrated the White House On December 7, 1941, 353 Japanese aircraft delivered a shocking blow to a complacent United States. The losses at Pearl Harbor were heavy, but heavier still was the loss of that sense of distance that had come with the American banishment of European empires from the hemisphere. Japan had woken a giant […]

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Expose Teaparty Infiltraitors

on March 11, 2013, 4:13 AM / in National News, News, Opinion, State News

Wishful thinking aside that everything will be hunky dory after April 15th has seen a huge turnout in tea party protests nationwide, it’s quite likely that a number of them will be attended by thugs whose sole purpose is to discredit the movement with inappropriate behavior (e.g. violence, crudeness, anything to make legitimate protesters look bad). The communists are good […]

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