Archive for March 7th, 2017

Today’s Session in Nashville… A few of the items….

Today’s Session in Nashville… A few of the items….

on March 7, 2017, 9:08 AM / in State News

SENATE Senate Finance, Ways and Means Utilities SB138 (Jack Johnson) / HB88 (Kent Calfee) An interesting measure of control…. As amended, broadens the scope of municipal utility board commissioners who will be required to attend the minimum number of hours of training each term. As introduced,requires members of certain utility boards of commissioners to meet training and continuing education requirements. […]

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“Strength Through Authority”

on March 7, 2017, 8:46 AM / in Opinion, Religion

As many of you are aware I spend my Sunday mornings watching and listening to certain preachers that have brought me great direction over time. Today’s broadcast of Pastor Adrian  Rogers – “Strength Through Authority” This message really hit me and I feel compelled to share it with WGEN readers as it ties in so close with my dream (vision) […]

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Proposed waterpark might soak Nashville in more debt

Proposed waterpark might soak Nashville in more debt

on March 7, 2017, 8:41 AM / in State News

Bureau Chief’s Note: This is the first in a three-part series about tax incentives Ryman Entertainment may get to build a waterpark in Nashville. Tennessee Watchdog Report Nashville Metro officials may give away $14 million in incentives so Ryman Entertainment can build what the company’s CEO reportedly calls “a waterpark on steroids” at the Gaylord Hotel. Metro Council members are […]

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AMERICA’S DANGEROUS INTERNAL WAR – OUTCOME?

AMERICA’S DANGEROUS INTERNAL WAR – OUTCOME?

on March 7, 2017, 8:37 AM / in National News, Opinion

Intro by Jackie Juntti A far as I am concerned – Each and EVERY person who cast a vote for Obama (either time) is guilty of bringing America down.  There was plenty of information out there about his not being eligible to even run for the Oval Office but those voters ignored it – they allowed him to SEAL up […]

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HSUS Manufactures Outrage in NYC

on March 7, 2017, 8:32 AM / in National News, State News

Making a mountain out of a molehill is nothing new for groups such as the Humane Society of the United States (HSUS), which are constantly looking for new outrages to use as fundraising tools or get their faces in the media. Look no further than Tuesday, when HSUS issued a statement after a passerby snapped photos of a horse that […]

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Another Program for the Left…. This time teaching your children

Another Program for the Left…. This time teaching your children

on March 7, 2017, 8:31 AM / in Announcements, Opinion, State News

The Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation’s (TDEC) Office of Energy Programs announced today that K-12 educators can apply online to participate in no-cost summer Energy Education Camps. The three-day educational sessions will provide educators with information and resources needed to teach about energy and energy conservation in the classroom and how to involve students in service learning projects that […]

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How the Left GROWS

How the Left GROWS

on March 7, 2017, 8:25 AM / in Announcements, Opinion, State News

The Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation’s Office of Sustainable Practices is pleased to announce the second of four webinars on Wednesday, March 15th at 1:00 pm CST. During this webinar, participants will learn about several free assessments that are offered to industries across Tennessee. Speakers will include representatives from the Tennessee Valley Authority and Tennessee Technological University’s Industrial Assessment […]

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Some Humor for this Day

Some Humor for this Day

on March 7, 2017, 8:21 AM / in Bedtime Stories
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GET OUR GOVERNMENT OUT OF HEALTH CARE! Carl Worden

on March 7, 2017, 8:17 AM / in Opinion

Prior to the enactment of Obamacare, we had the very best health care in the entire world and our life expectancy was very high.  Now we see our life expectancy dropping for the very first time in U.S. history, and the reason is Obamacare. People just aren’t going to the doctor when they feel something is wrong with them physically […]

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So God Made a Liberal

on March 7, 2017, 8:07 AM / in Bedtime Stories

Special Thanks to Richard

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Plumbing the Depths of the Bathroom Debate

Plumbing the Depths of the Bathroom Debate

on March 7, 2017, 8:04 AM / in National News, Opinion

The media may disagree on the job Donald Trump’s doing, but the American people sure don’t. By massive margins, they have nothing but praise for the president’s handling of Obama’s transgender mandate. The numbers don’t lie — and when it comes to the privacy and safety of women and children, they aren’t even close. As Rasmussen pointed out Friday, the […]

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Carson faces criticism after comparing slaves to immigrants

Carson faces criticism after comparing slaves to immigrants

on March 7, 2017, 7:59 AM / in National News

Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson faced a barrage of criticism over social media on Monday for describing African slaves as “immigrants” in a speech to HUD employees. Carson said in his speech that some immigrants came to America “in the bottom of slave ships, worked even longer, even harder for less. But they too had a dream that […]

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Supreme Court kicks transgender bathroom case back to lower court

Supreme Court kicks transgender bathroom case back to lower court

on March 7, 2017, 7:56 AM / in National News

The Supreme Court on Monday said it would send a transgender bathroom rights case back to a lower court instead of holding a hearing that had been scheduled for March 28. The court said last fall that it would hear the case of Virginia high schooler Gavin Grimm, a transgender student who sought to use the bathroom matching his gender […]

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Trump issues revised executive order on immigration and refugees

Trump issues revised executive order on immigration and refugees

on March 7, 2017, 7:54 AM / in National News

President Trump issued a new version of his executive order banning U.S. entry to residents of some Muslim-majority nations, excluding Iraq from the list. Visa processing for citizens from the other countries that were covered by the original order — Iran, Somalia, Sudan, Yemen, Syria, and Libya — will be suspended for 90 days while the administration works on tightening […]

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Special Called Madison County, Tennessee School Board Meeting

on March 7, 2017, 7:51 AM / in Announcements, Local News

This is to notify you of the Special Called School Board Meeting scheduled for Tuesday, March 21, 2017 at 6:30 p.m. in the boardroom.  The purpose of this meeting is to vote for a Superintendent and the superintendent contract. TO:               Board Members FROM:         Charmaine Hookfin SUBJECT:   Special Called School Board Meeting This is to notify you of the Special Called School Board Meeting scheduled for Tuesday, March […]

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CNN Does it Again: Network Suddenly Cuts Off Congressman After He Recited Refugee Crime Stats

on March 7, 2017, 7:49 AM / in National News, Opinion

CNN has a long rich history of suddenly losing connections to their guests, after said guests stumble upon a series of words and phrases that goes against their talking points. Example 1 Example 2 Example 3 And just now.

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Ron Paul to Hold Rally in Arizona in Support of Sound Money Bill

Ron Paul to Hold Rally in Arizona in Support of Sound Money Bill

on March 7, 2017, 7:15 AM / in National News, Opinion

On Wednesday, March 8, Dr. Ron Paul will testify before the Arizona State Senate Finance Committee in support of a state bill that would restore the status of sound money within the sovereign borders of the Grand Canyon State. The measure — HB2014 — would “exempt from gross income the exchange of one kind of legal tender for another” and […]

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Here’s how Disney’s character reveals his ‘gay’ love interest in ‘Beauty and the Beast’

Here’s how Disney’s character reveals his ‘gay’ love interest in ‘Beauty and the Beast’

on March 7, 2017, 7:11 AM / in National News, Opinion

By Lisa Bourne (LifeSiteNews) – More details have emerged about the “exclusive gay” moment in Disney’s upcoming Beauty and the Beast remake initiated by the character Le Fou in a scene with Gaston. According to a report by The Charlotte Observer’s Lawrence Toppman, the action goes like this: “For approximately four seconds, in a ballroom full of swirling male and […]

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BIG BROTHER TAKING AIM AT GUNFIRE, HIDING EQUIPMENT IN STREET LIGHTS

BIG BROTHER TAKING AIM AT GUNFIRE, HIDING EQUIPMENT IN STREET LIGHTS

on March 7, 2017, 7:07 AM / in National News, Opinion

As the overblown federal government continues their reach into the private lives of American citizens, an unlikely new piece of equipment is hitting the streets.  Literally. While many are familiar with the multitude of security cameras and drone aircraft that are being utilized to keep an ever-watchful eye on the American people, a lesser known piece of equipment is becoming […]

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Russian Bank Documents Indicate Hillary Clinton & John Podesta Should Answer About Their Ties to Russia

Russian Bank Documents Indicate Hillary Clinton & John Podesta Should Answer About Their Ties to Russia

on March 7, 2017, 7:05 AM / in International News, National News, Opinion

By Tim Brown  /  Freedom Outpost With all of the barking by the media about President Donald Trump’s ties to Russia with virtually no evidence to support such claims coming forth as of yet, some damning concrete evidence, in the form of documents, indicate that Hillary Clinton and John Podesta have some explaining to do when it comes to their […]

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