Archive for September 17th, 2017

PSA: Paul Ryan Is Speaker Of The House For A Reason And Isn’t Going Anywhere For A Few More

PSA: Paul Ryan Is Speaker Of The House For A Reason And Isn’t Going Anywhere For A Few More

on September 17, 2017, 7:49 AM / in National News, Opinion

by Andrea Ruth  /  RedState There has been a lot of talk about what an ineffective Speaker of the House of Representatives Paul Ryan (R – Wisc.) is and has been but in every case, the fact that he’s not going anywhere keeps coming up as some big FYI to many Americans. And it’s true. Paul Ryan is Speaker of the House for […]

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The Cowboy and the Priest

The Cowboy and the Priest

on September 17, 2017, 7:36 AM / in Bedtime Stories

Not for children A minister was seated next to a cowboy on a flight to Texas. After the plane was airborne, drink orders were taken. The cowboy asked for a whiskey and soda, which was brought and placed before him. Rather predictably, the minister looked upon the cowboy with scorn – he viewed alcohol as being the work of the […]

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Defensive Use of AR-15, Man Kills Two, Wounds One Attacker

Defensive Use of AR-15, Man Kills Two, Wounds One Attacker

on September 17, 2017, 7:31 AM / in National News, State News

Arizona -(Ammoland.com)- On May 6th, 2017, an armed man was sitting on his front porch in the 400 block of Glenburnie Drive in Houston, Texas. He had a concealed carry permit. His brother says that he goes to the range often. He was on his porch and had another firearm with him. An AR-15 type rifle. Three men attacked him in […]

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City Council in Maryland Votes to Give Vote to Non-U.S. Citizens

City Council in Maryland Votes to Give Vote to Non-U.S. Citizens

on September 17, 2017, 7:30 AM / in National News, State News

Written by  Warren Mass With Mayor Patrick Wojahn breaking the council’s original 4-4 tie, the city council of College Park, Maryland, on September 12 approved by a 4-3 vote a measure to allow resident non-citizens, presumably including illegal immigrants, to vote in local elections. College Park is home to the University of Maryland campus, and the charter amendment as passed will […]

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Urban Myth: Crime Doesn’t Pay – California City Authorizes Stipends to Gang Members

Urban Myth: Crime Doesn’t Pay – California City Authorizes Stipends to Gang Members

on September 17, 2017, 7:25 AM / in National News, Opinion, State News

By Staff of NRA Gang members profit through criminal enterprises in a variety of ways: drug, weapon and human trafficking; theft, robbery, intimidation and extortion, and various kinds of fraud. In a win-win for gangbangers, material gains from criminality in one California municipality will soon include government-sanctioned payola. In a special meeting on August 29, the nine-member City Council of […]

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Rev. Samuel Rodriguez Says Latino Church Will Save American Christianity (Interview)

Rev. Samuel Rodriguez Says Latino Church Will Save American Christianity (Interview)

on September 17, 2017, 7:20 AM / in National News, Religion

By Jeannie Law , Christian Post Reporter Popular evangelical leader Rev. Samuel Rodriguez believes the Latino church will save American Christianity and usher in an awakening that will spread throughout all of the Christian church. Named by Fox and CNN as the “Leader of the Hispanic Evangelical Movement,” Rodriquez recently released When Faith Catches Fire (Co-Written by Robert Crosby). The new book is a look […]

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Dangerous times are lurking: Senators near deal to stabilize ObamaCare markets

Dangerous times are lurking: Senators near deal to stabilize ObamaCare markets

on September 17, 2017, 7:16 AM / in National News

By Rachel Roubein  /   The Hill The leaders of the Senate Health Committee expressed optimism Thursday that a bipartisan deal to stabilize the insurance markets was within reach. The goal, according to Chairman Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.), is to put the final touches on a bipartisan package the week of Sept. 18 with the hope the Senate will pass it by […]

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Coming up: Senate panel to vote on Trump nominees

Coming up: Senate panel to vote on Trump nominees

on September 17, 2017, 7:03 AM / in National News

By Devin Henry The Senate will begin moving five Trump administration energy and environment nominees in the coming week, including two potential members of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC). The Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee will meet on Tuesday to vote on the slate. The list includes Richard Glick, a Democrat who Trump has named to FERC, and Kevin […]

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Trump Halts Chinese Deal to “Protect National Security”

Trump Halts Chinese Deal to “Protect National Security”

on September 17, 2017, 6:54 AM / in International News, National News, Opinion

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin announced on Wednesday that the proposed purchase of Lattice Semiconductor — the world’s second-largest manufacturer of simple and complex programmable logic devices — by China-backed Canyon Bridge Capital Partners was blocked by President Trump: Today, consistent with the administration’s commitment to take all actions necessary to ensure the protection of U.S. national security, the president issued an order […]

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Facebook’s new advertising guidelines could put an end to the content you’re reading

Facebook’s new advertising guidelines could put an end to the content you’re reading

on September 17, 2017, 6:48 AM / in International News, National News, Opinion

By Joe Newby  /   Liberty Unyielding On Wednesday, news broke across the internet that Facebook, the world’s largest social media site once described by Breitbart as the “world’s most dangerous censor,” announced new ad guidelines allegedly designed to, as U.S. News and World Report said, stop “monitization of hateful, adult and violent content.” Sounds like something most people can support, right? That […]

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Fascism Vs. Capitalism

Fascism Vs. Capitalism

on September 17, 2017, 6:37 AM / in Opinion

Lew Rockwell, back in 2016, published a book entitled “Fascism Vs. Capitalism”. His lead to book should explain why the direction of local, state and federal expansion into the world of capitalism is deceptive, dangerous and yet somewhat appealing to the social “do gooders” out there. With all its dangers most of us still accept the practice of government growth […]

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Magic Or Miracle?

Magic Or Miracle?

on September 17, 2017, 6:00 AM / in Religion

Though you do not believe Me, believe the works, that you may know and believe that the Father is in Me, and I in Him. – John 10:38  Magician Harry Houdini often performed an amazing escape. He was handcuffed, put inside a sack, and locked in a trunk—but he always managed to free himself. Some claimed that he had supernatural […]

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September 17th in History

September 17th in History

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

September 17 is the 260th day of the year (261st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 105 days remaining until the end of the year. Holidays Australian Citizenship Day Christian feast day: Albert Avogadro Ariadne of Phrygia Blessed Cecilia Eusepi Blessed Stanislaus Papczyński Hildegard of Bingen Lambert Robert Bellarmine Satyrus of Milan Socrates and Stephen Zygmunt Szczęsny […]

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Constitution Check: Do state legislatures have the power to shut down state courts?

Constitution Check: Do state legislatures have the power to shut down state courts?

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

Lyle Denniston, the National Constitution Center’s adviser on constitutional literacy, examines the rising pressure that state legislatures are putting on state courts through budget restrictions and other measures. THE STATEMENT AT ISSUE: “In multiple states, 2015 already has become a banner year for court-bashing by elected politicians. Are state legislatures breaking all records for attempts to rig our courts? The […]

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