Archive for April 17th, 2017

Chattanooga’s McCallie Middle School student lost in Grand Canyon

Chattanooga’s McCallie Middle School student lost in Grand Canyon

on April 17, 2017, 7:38 AM / in National News

Crews at Grand Canyon National Park have been searching for a lost McCallie School student since Saturday, according to a WRCB-TV report. In a statement, the school’s deputy director of communications and marketing told the Times Free Press: “We are aware of an ongoing situation involving McCallie eighth-grader Jackson Standefer, and the entire McCallie community is praying for the best. […]

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Lois Lerner , asking a judge to seal her forthcoming deposition

Lois Lerner , asking a judge to seal her forthcoming deposition

on April 17, 2017, 7:22 AM / in National News, Opinion

Embattled ex-IRS executive Lois Lerner was in federal court last week, asking a judge to seal her forthcoming deposition due to the inflammatory nature of her testimony. Lerner told the judge that if her actions at the IRS were to become public knowledge, she could face death threats from angry Americans – particularly those on the conservative side of the […]

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Obama Campaign Fined Big for Hiding Donors, Keeping Illegal Donations

Obama Campaign Fined Big for Hiding Donors, Keeping Illegal Donations

on April 17, 2017, 7:18 AM / in National News

Barack Obama’s presidential campaign has been fined $375,000 by the Federal Election Commission for violating federal disclosure laws, Politico reports. An FEC audit of Obama for America’s 2008 records found the committee failed to disclose millions of dollars in contributions and dragged its feet in refunding millions more in excess contributions. The resulting fine, one of the largest ever handed […]

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Pro-Trump group launches ads to help friendly House Republicans

Pro-Trump group launches ads to help friendly House Republicans

on April 17, 2017, 7:11 AM / in National News

Leaders of America First Policies, a nonprofit that supports President Trump, told The Washington Post on Sunday that their group is launching a $3 million ad campaign to support a dozen Republican House members who backed the Republican health-care plan. The proposal failed last month when GOP leaders could not line up enough votes to pass it, and Trump’s backers […]

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Ohio police search for suspect in murder livestreamed on Facebook

Ohio police search for suspect in murder livestreamed on Facebook

on April 17, 2017, 7:09 AM / in State News

Ohio police conducted a manhunt on Sunday for a suspect in a killing that was streamed live on Facebook. Law enforcement officers searched the Cleveland area for Steve Stephens, who allegedly walked up to Robert Goodwin Sr., 74, and fatally shot him. Cleveland Mayor Frank Jackson called on Stephens to surrender to police, and not “do any more harm to […]

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Turkey’s president claims victory in vote giving him sweeping new powers

Turkey’s president claims victory in vote giving him sweeping new powers

on April 17, 2017, 7:02 AM / in International News

Turkish voters narrowly approved expanded powers for their president, Recep Tayyip Erdogan, on Sunday. About 51 percent backed Erdogan, while just under 49 percent voted no. Supporters said the change, which also could let Erdogan stay in office until 2029, will modernize the country by replacing its parliamentary system with an executive presidency giving the chief executive sweeping powers. The […]

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Pence warns North Korea not to test Trump’s ‘strength and resolve’

Pence warns North Korea not to test Trump’s ‘strength and resolve’

on April 17, 2017, 7:00 AM / in International News, National News

Vice President Mike Pence started a 10-day Asia trip in South Korea shortly after Pyongyang marked a key national holiday with a failed missile test, warning that the latest “provocation” demonstrated how dangerous the isolated communist nation had become. Pence warned Pyongyang on Monday not to test President Trump, saying the U.S. leader showed his “strength and resolve” recently by […]

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Dem Rep. Emanuel Cleaver Paid Former Staffer’s Firm $2.2 Million From Campaign Funds

Dem Rep. Emanuel Cleaver Paid Former Staffer’s Firm $2.2 Million From Campaign Funds

on April 17, 2017, 7:00 AM / in National News, State News

Identified as an adviser to Cleaver years after leaving his congressional office BY: Joe Schoffstall   /   Washington Free Beacon A former staffer to Democratic Rep. Emanuel Cleaver (Mo.), who later was identified as an adviser to the congressman, has been paid $2.2 million from Cleaver’s campaign funds. Phil Scaglia, a former staffer to Cleaver, pocketed millions of dollars from […]

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Why The Hell Do Americans Put Up With This Year After Year?

Why The Hell Do Americans Put Up With This Year After Year?

on April 17, 2017, 6:42 AM / in Opinion

“We’re confiscating property now…That’s socialism. It’s written into the Communist  Manifesto. Maybe we ought to see that every person who gets a tax return receives a copy of the Communist Manifesto with it so he can see what’s happening to him.” T. Coleman Andrews, May 25, 1956, U.S. News & World Report, Commissioner of the IRS for 33 months under […]

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Democratic Civil War Quietly Being Fought in Virginia

Democratic Civil War Quietly Being Fought in Virginia

on April 17, 2017, 6:32 AM / in National News, State News

Top figures take sides in primary battle as party leaders claim national ‘unity’ BY: Brent Scher   /   Washington Free Beacon The Democratic National Committee is putting on a national “unity” tour, but the ideological battle lines in last year’s presidential primary have reappeared in Virginia’s race for governor. The central figure of the DNC’s unity tour is Bernie Sanders—the […]

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Tennessee Eagle Forum’s Legislative Update, April 15, 2017

Tennessee Eagle Forum’s Legislative Update, April 15, 2017

on April 17, 2017, 6:28 AM / in Opinion, 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 […]

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Quote for Today

on April 17, 2017, 6:00 AM / in History

After the last couple of days, I can truly relate to this quote: “I would like to electrocute everyone who uses the word ‘fair’ in connection with income tax policies.” William F. Buckley Jr.

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April 17th in History

April 17th in History

on April 17, 2017, 6:00 AM / in History

April 17 is the 107th day of the year (108th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 258 days remaining until the end of the year. Holidays Christian feast day: Benedict Joseph Labre Kateri Tekakwitha (Canada) Stephen Harding April 17 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics) Earliest day on which Store Bededag or General Prayer Day can fall, while May 13 […]

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Patriots’ Day

Patriots’ Day

on April 17, 2017, 6:00 AM / in History

The Roots of the First American Revolution Each year on April 19th, we honor the anniversary of Patriots’ Day with its inherent defense of Liberty, which is our inspiration to this day. In doing so, we mark the opening salvo of the first American Revolution in 1775, and the first step toward the establishment of an eternal declaration of human […]

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Profane ‘Pastor’ Welcomes Open Homosexuals, Admits He ‘Doesn’t Care’ What Bible Says

on April 17, 2017, 6:00 AM / in National News

If you want to see how/why this world is unraveling, check Christiannew.net.   Unfortunately, we are hearing more of this.  ~ Carol The END OF DAYS is coming fast.  The Sodomites have taken over every place they can.  This ‘Pastor’ is in a small town north of Seattle.  Seattle the Sodomite/Lesbian Capitol of the Northwest… where Ed Murray is the Soddy […]

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Are You Free Yet? Part 4

Are You Free Yet? Part 4

on April 17, 2017, 6:00 AM / in Opinion, Religion

What type of people, do you think, are free from fear, the fear of death? What could they possible be like? I believe that they are the ones that have left wage slavery and are on the frontier. They don’t just take “calculated” risks. They are vision driven. They see time for what it is – a gift that presents itself bit […]

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Gannet Spreading the “Slime” from paper to paper hoping it will solidify: Muslims, LGBT advocates prepare to fight Mark Green’s nomination as Army secretary

on April 17, 2017, 6:00 AM / in Opinion

State Sen. Mark Green is facing more opposition over his nomination to become Army secretary. A Muslim advocacy group announced last week it will oppose Green’s nomination because of past statements he made that the organization considers derogatory toward the Islamic faith and its followers. “His Islamophobic, anti-Muslim comments demonstrate he is not able to lead a diverse, modern Army that includes […]

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Know Your State Motto

Know Your State Motto

on April 17, 2017, 6:00 AM / in Bedtime Stories

We have decided to tick everybody off all at the same time and get it over with… so suck it up and smile while you are laughing at everyone else’s state…… KNOW YOUR STATE MOTTO Alabama Hell Yes, We Have Electricity.   Alaska 11,623 Eskimos Can’t Be Wrong!   Arizona But It’s A Dry Heat. Arkansas Literacy Ain’t Everything. California […]

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