Archive for June 1st, 2017

Lawmakers propose defunding Evergreen State amid protests

on June 1, 2017, 11:07 AM / in State News

FINALLY –  common sense has lifted its’ head up and is proposing something that should have happened in the 1980’s or even earlier.  The Evergreen Communist College (it was originally named Evergreen Community College)  has long been a HOT BED of FAR LEFT RADICALS and that has never been a secret.  That it has taken this long for the Washington […]

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“How Could You? A Dog’s Story”

“How Could You? A Dog’s Story”

on June 1, 2017, 10:56 AM / in People

by Jim Willis Special thanks to Thomas for this one….. “When I was a puppy I entertained you with my antics and made you laugh. You called me your child and despite a number of chewed shoes and a couple of murdered throw pillows, I became your best friend. Whenever I was “bad,” you’d shake your finger at me and […]

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Operation Neptune

Operation Neptune

on June 1, 2017, 9:04 AM / in History

Good morning, it’s Thursday, June 1, 2017. Seventy-three years ago today, Operation Neptune officially began. Today we know the June 6, 1944 Allied invasion of France as the Battle of Normandy, although in the Army it was called Operation Overlord. Neptune was the first part of that grand plan, and referred to the ferrying of troops and equipment across the […]

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White House Sources: Reince Priebus’s Departure is Imminent

White House Sources: Reince Priebus’s Departure is Imminent

on June 1, 2017, 8:58 AM / in National News, Opinion

By Erick Erickson  /   The Resurgent I think many conservatives have failed to appreciate having a committed Christian in the White House Chief of Staff’s Office. Reince Priebus was unappreciated as Chairman of the RNC by many on the right and often blamed for things not in his control. I know him to be a very good guy and […]

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Drag Queens Push LGBT Agenda on Children

Drag Queens Push LGBT Agenda on Children

on June 1, 2017, 8:32 AM / in National News, State News

Taxpayer-funded libraries from New York and Florida to California are paying grown men to dress up as women and promote gender confusion, homosexuality, homosexual “marriage,” and cross-dressing to children as young as 3-years old. Government preschools and elementary schools are also being targeted. Throughout the bizarre festivities, children sing songs about the “hips on the drag queen.” They also hear […]

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Planned Parenthood reports record number of abortions, whopping $554.6 million in taxpayer funding

Planned Parenthood reports record number of abortions, whopping $554.6 million in taxpayer funding

on June 1, 2017, 8:26 AM / in National News

WASHINGTON, D.C.,  (LifeSiteNews) — Planned Parenthood’s own report shows the abortion giant continues to receive millions in government funds while it does more abortions than breast exams. The nation’s largest abortion provider released its July 2015 through June 2016 report on Memorial Day weekend. During the fiscal year, Planned Parenthood took in $554.6 million in taxpayer money. The amount is […]

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Hollywood Rips Trump Over Paris Agreement Exit: ‘Will Have the Death of Whole Nations on His Hands’

on June 1, 2017, 8:24 AM / in National News, Opinion

Hollywood’s biggest stars took to social media Wednesday to respond harshly to news that President Donald Trump has decided to withdraw the U.S. from the Obama-era Paris Climate Agreement. President Trump seemed to affirm the reports, tweeting Wednesday that his announcement was imminent. “I will be announcing my decision on the Paris Accord over the next few days,” he wrote. “MAKE AMERICA GREAT […]

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Prominent Anti-Trump Group has Received More than $20 Million in Government Grants

Prominent Anti-Trump Group has Received More than $20 Million in Government Grants

on June 1, 2017, 8:02 AM / in National News

Make the Road New York is closely involved in a number of anti-Trump campaigns A prominent liberal activist group that is closely involved with anti-Trump campaigns has been awarded more than $20 million in taxpayer-funded government grants since 2002, according to a review of the organization’s Form 990s. Make the Road New York (MRNY), a New York City-based Latino immigrant […]

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Spying on You, Spying on Me, Spying on the President

Spying on You, Spying on Me, Spying on the President

on June 1, 2017, 7:59 AM / in Opinion

“The makers of our Constitution … conferred, as against the Government, the right to be let alone — the most comprehensive of rights and the right most valued by civilized men.” Justice Louis D. Brandeis, 1928 After the Watergate era had ended and Jimmy Carter was in the White House and the Senate’s Church Committee had attempted to grasp the […]

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Trump’s Personal Attorney Asked To Testify Before Congress

on June 1, 2017, 7:56 AM / in National News

“I declined the invitation to participate.” By Randy DeSoto President Donald Trump’s personal attorney, Michael Cohen, is now among those being investigated in congressional probes of alleged Russian influence in the 2016 election. Cohen told ABC News on Tuesday he was asked to “to provide information and testimony” about any contacts he has had with persons connected to the Russian […]

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Exxon shareholders call for more transparency on climate costs

Exxon shareholders call for more transparency on climate costs

on June 1, 2017, 7:49 AM / in International News, National News

ExxonMobil shareholders approved a measure Wednesday calling for the massive oil company to be more transparent about the costs to the company of complying with global requirements on reducing pollution linked to climate change. The proposal passed with the support of 62 percent of shareholders in a rare defeat for management. The proposal was non-binding, but Exxon CEO Darren Woods […]

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The Idiocy Continues: Ohio attorney general sues drug companies over opioid crisis

The Idiocy Continues: Ohio attorney general sues drug companies over opioid crisis

on June 1, 2017, 7:29 AM / in National News, State News

The state of Ohio filed a lawsuit on Wednesday against five major drug manufacturers — Purdue Pharma, Endo Health Solutions, Teva Pharmaceutical Industries and subsidiary Cephalon, Johnson & Johnson and subsidiary Janssen Pharmaceuticals, and Allergan — accusing the companies of fueling the opioid crisis. “We believe that the evidence will show that these pharmaceutical companies purposely misled doctors about the […]

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Biden launching PAC to support like-minded candidates

on June 1, 2017, 7:26 AM / in National News

Former Vice President Joe Biden plans to announce Thursday that he is launching a new political action committee, American Possibilities, to help elect candidates who still believe in a nation “of ordinary people doing extraordinary things.” “That’s who we still are,” Biden said in an email going out to supporters. Such PACs are a common vehicle for testing the waters […]

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Hillary Clinton says Russian meddling contributed to her loss

Hillary Clinton says Russian meddling contributed to her loss

on June 1, 2017, 7:23 AM / in Opinion

Hillary Clinton said Wednesday that Russian meddling was one of the reasons she lost last year’s presidential election to her Republican rival, Donald Trump. The former Democratic nominee said in an interview at Recode’s Code Conference that she was “leaning” toward believing that Trump’s campaign colluded with the Russians, because Moscow “could not have known how best to weaponize” negative […]

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Kathy Griffin Illustrates the Media’s Political Assassination of Donald Trump

Kathy Griffin Illustrates the Media’s Political Assassination of Donald Trump

on June 1, 2017, 7:15 AM / in National News, Opinion

Rush Limbaugh’s yesterday’s radio text explains RUSH: Hey, you know, folks, if Kathy Griffin really wanted to shock people, if that was her objective, to shock people, you know what she should do? Try being funny. That would stun people. That would really shock them, that she could be funny. But this tired, worn-out, dumb old woman, was it just […]

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Trump says he will announce decision on Paris climate accord Today

Trump says he will announce decision on Paris climate accord Today

on June 1, 2017, 7:05 AM / in National News

President Trump tweeted late Wednesday that he would announce his decision on whether the U.S. will withdraw from the landmark Paris Climate Agreement in the White House Rose Garden on Thursday afternoon. Trump is expected to fulfill a campaign pledge by pulling out of the climate deal, The New York Times reported Wednesday, citing three officials with knowledge of the […]

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How America Lost Its Head

How America Lost Its Head

on June 1, 2017, 6:57 AM / in Opinion

By Ben Shapiro In 2013, the Left went nuts over a rodeo clown. The rodeo clown was performing at the Missouri State Fair, and he had the awful temerity to wear a mask of then-President Obama. “We’re going to stomp Obama now,” said an announcer. “Hey, I know I’m a clown,” the rodeo clown replied. “He’s just running around acting like […]

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Everything We Need

Everything We Need

on June 1, 2017, 6:06 AM / in Religion

His divine power has given us everything we need for a godly life through our knowledge of him who called us by his own glory and goodness. 2 Peter 1:3 I often feel completely inadequate for the tasks I face. Whether it’s teaching Sunday school, advising a friend, or writing articles for this publication, the challenge often seems to be […]

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June 1st in History

June 1st in History

on June 1, 2017, 6:00 AM / in History

June 1 is the 152nd day of the year (153rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 213 days remaining until the end of the year. Holidays Azores Day (Azores) Children’s Day (International), and its related observances: The Mothers and Children’s Day (Mongolia) Christian Feast Day: Annibale Maria di Francia Crescentinus Fortunatus of Spoleto Íñigo of Oña Justin […]

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