Archive for December 9th, 2017

Franken’s Real Resignation Strategy

Franken’s Real Resignation Strategy

on December 9, 2017, 7:32 AM / in National News, Opinion

By Thomas Gallatin  |   Patriot Post Adding yet another classic episode to that long-running dog-and-donkey show known as the Democrat Party, yesterday Sen. Al Franken announced his resignation in a Senate floor speech. Franken both hinted at accepting blame and yet absolved himself of any guilt. He was railroaded, you see, a victim of the current cultural and political climate. […]

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SCOTUS to Decide if Religious Liberty Is Sacrificed on LGBT Altar

SCOTUS to Decide if Religious Liberty Is Sacrificed on LGBT Altar

on December 9, 2017, 7:29 AM / in National News, Opinion, State News

By Louis DeBroux Dedicated to the Gay advocates here in West Tennessee… On Tuesday, the Supreme Court heard oral arguments in the infamous same-sex wedding cake case. On Tuesday, the Supreme Court heard oral arguments in Masterpiece Cakeshop v. Colorado Civil Rights Commission, a case with serious implications for religious liberty in the United States. At issue is balancing the Constitution’s guarantees […]

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EU Sues Hungary, Poland, Czech Republic for Refusing to Take Migrants

EU Sues Hungary, Poland, Czech Republic for Refusing to Take Migrants

on December 9, 2017, 7:07 AM / in International News

Written by Vijeta Uniyal The European Union is taking Poland, Hungary and Czech Republic to court for refusing to open their borders to migrants. The three eastern European member states will be taken to the top EU court, the European Court of Justice, for blocking Brussels’ migrant resettlement plan. EU’s legal action is part of a long-running tussle between Brussels […]

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Will Liberty Be ‘Battered’ by Wedding Cakes?

Will Liberty Be ‘Battered’ by Wedding Cakes?

on December 9, 2017, 7:04 AM / in Opinion, State News

By David Fowler Multiple thoughts flooded my mind as I read the transcript of Tuesday’s oral arguments before the U.S. Supreme Court over whether a baker, Jack Phillips, owner of Masterpiece Cakeshop, by refusing to make a custom wedding cake for a same-sex commitment ceremony, had violated a Colorado law that makes sexual orientation a protected class. But foremost was […]

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Republican Trump Critics Missing the Boat

Republican Trump Critics Missing the Boat

on December 9, 2017, 6:53 AM / in Opinion

By David Limbaugh U.S.A. –-(Ammoland.com)- I am probably too exercised over the never-Trump faction, because in the end, it’s doubtful it is strong enough numerically to make a significant impact on our electoral politics, but it still bothers me to witness intramural conservative battles. I have no quarrel with those who once self-identified as never-Trumpers but now appraise his actions and statements […]

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House jumps into national monuments fight

House jumps into national monuments fight

on December 9, 2017, 6:32 AM / in National News

By Devin Henry A House committee is due to consider legislation next week responding to President Trump’s order shrinking two national monuments in Utah. The House Natural Resources Committee will hold a hearing on Thursday to consider Rep. Chris Stewart’s (R-Utah) bill to turn the Grand-Staircase Escalante national monument into a national park. Stewart’s bill would turn part of the […]

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Intimidating Anti-Moore Ad Removed

on December 9, 2017, 6:23 AM / in National News, State News

Written by  Kurt Hyde An intimidating online advertisement that has left some Alabama voters confused as to whether their ballots in the December 12 election would be secret has been removed at the request of the Alabama Secretary of State’s office, which posted on its website a news release saying: December 6, 2017 — MONTGOMERY — Recent reports to the Alabama Secretary of […]

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House Passes Concealed Carry Reciprocity/Background Check Bill

House Passes Concealed Carry Reciprocity/Background Check Bill

on December 9, 2017, 6:10 AM / in National News

Written by  Warren Mass The House of Representatives passed H.R. 38, the Concealed Carry Reciprocity Act of 2017, by a 231-198 vote on December 6. The bill is being hailed by gun-rights advocates because it will allow people with permits for carrying concealed handguns in their home state to do so in any state that allows concealed weapons. Though champions of […]

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A Proposal for a One-world “Democratic” Government

on December 9, 2017, 6:07 AM / in International News, National News, Opinion

Written by  Selwyn Duke “My dream is a hemispheric common market, with open trade and open borders,” said Hillary Clinton in a paid 2013 speech. But while we only learned of these comments courtesy of WikiLeaks, some dream bigger and more openly — such as Peter Schurman, founder of One Global Democracy. Interviewed on the December 6 edition of Fox News’ Tucker Carlson Tonight, […]

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Man Finds Missing Dog, Demands Owners Give Him $1000 Instead of $500 Reward

Man Finds Missing Dog, Demands Owners Give Him $1000 Instead of $500 Reward

on December 9, 2017, 6:00 AM / in State News

By Carolyn Marie   |   Liftable Margaret Tong and her husband spent several nights in tears because their baby was missing. In this case, their baby was a German shepherd. WMC Action News 5 – Memphis, TennesseeStanley, their 9-month-old dog, accompanied Tong while she house-sat for her sister. He managed to escape after digging under the fence on a Saturday. Tong posted photos […]

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Helping Students Understand the Constitution

Helping Students Understand the Constitution

on December 9, 2017, 6:00 AM / in Announcements, Bedtime Stories, History

WATCH LIVE AT 10 a.m. (CST) Helping Students Understand the Constitution Best-selling author and Fox News commentator Nick Adams will host a lively and informative discussion about constitutional rights. In schools across the country, students are not being taught foundational principles such as federalism, checks and balances, and separation of powers. Instead, most students are taught the Constitution is a “living” […]

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