Archive for February 5th, 2017

Tennessee Legislative Update, February 5, 2017

Tennessee Legislative Update, February 5, 2017

on February 5, 2017, 7:35 AM / in State News

From The Tennessee Eagle Forum 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 […]

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Homeland Security Suspends Implementation of President Trump’s Travel Ban

on February 5, 2017, 7:17 AM / in International News, National News

America began allowing foreigners from seven predominantly Muslim nations into its borders Saturday after the government stopped enforcing President Donald Trump’s travel ban at airports — setting up a contentious fight with the White House over the immigration order. The Department of Homeland Security said it will no longer force airlines to block those foreigners with visas from boarding planes, […]

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Texas and E-Verify: Cheap labor vs. rule of law

Texas and E-Verify: Cheap labor vs. rule of law

on February 5, 2017, 7:05 AM / in National News, State News

By Kenric Ward  /   Watchdog Texas While Texas officials talk tough about sanctuary cities, their record on employment of illegal immigrants is much softer. “Those wishing to regain control of illegal immigration have always known that one key to doing so is to turn off the jobs magnet that draws many illegals here,” said David Ray, spokesman for the […]

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“We the People”, but, Who are We? Chapter I

“We the People”, but, Who are We? Chapter I

on February 5, 2017, 6:58 AM / in History, Opinion

By Gary Hunt   /  Outpost of Freedom Special thanks to Thomas Originally Published August 3, 2011 In some research for another article (The Fourteenth Article in Amendment to the Constitution), I ran across a rather enlightening revelation. It was, just 60 years after the Constitution, a clear and concise definition of just (and only) who the “We the People”, in […]

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February 5th in History

February 5th in History

on February 5, 2017, 6:00 AM / in History

February 5 is the 36th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. There are 329 days remaining until the end of the year (330 in leap years). Holidays Christian Feast Day: Agatha of Sicily February 5 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics) Constitution Day (Mexico) Crown Princess Mary’s birthday (Denmark) Kashmir Day (Pakistan) Liberation from the Alberoni Occupation (San Marino) National Weatherperson’s […]

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The Blackness Of Midnight

The Blackness Of Midnight

on February 5, 2017, 6:00 AM / in Religion

They are . . . wandering stars for whom is reserved the blackness of darkness forever. —Jude 12-13. When I was a young boy, our family visited an old abandoned copper mine. Having descended into the mine, our guide suddenly turned off his flashlight and we were enveloped by an oppressive blackness. It seemed as though we could feel the […]

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