Archive for April, 2018

Growing Sweet Corn from Sowing to Harvest

on April 28, 2018, 6:22 AM / in Food, People

Corn that’s had to travel miles to get to your plate will be past its peak, but cobs that have been picked in your own garden just minutes before cooking deliver a real punch of super sweet taste. In this short video we show you how to grow super sweet corn, from sowing and planting to knowing exactly when it’s […]

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GOP Congressional Baseball Team has First Practice Since Alexandria Shooting

on April 28, 2018, 6:17 AM / in National News

Written by Onan Coca   |   Eagle Rising The GOP’s Congressional baseball team had their first practice since the June 2017 shooting that left Rep. Steve Scalise (R-LA) clinging to life, and for a moment stopped the partisan hatred that had seen the GOP targeted by violent leftists. Sadly, the camaraderie was soon over and the Democrats returned to their violent rhetoric […]

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Top Marine: In 15 years, the Corps might not have any manned aircraft

Top Marine: In 15 years, the Corps might not have any manned aircraft

on April 28, 2018, 6:13 AM / in National News

By: Shawn Snow    |   Marine Times I always wondered what it have like to have a small drone to do our work for us. Fly up to our target 6, 7, 800 yards away from the flyer and lace our target with a small missile, then fly home. It would made my life easier….. (Editor’s notes) The U.S. military is […]

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An Amazing Love

An Amazing Love

on April 28, 2018, 6:00 AM / in Religion

“I have loved you,” says the Lord.Malachi 1:2 The final major historic acts of the Old Testament are described in Ezra and Nehemiah as God allowed the people of Israel to return from exile and resettle in Jerusalem. The City of David was repopulated with Hebrew families, a new temple was built, and the wall was repaired. And that brings […]

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Top White House economist dismisses trade war fears

on April 27, 2018, 6:00 AM / in National News

The top White House economist on Thursday sought to tamp down fears of growing trade tensions between the U.S. and China and insisted that Trump administration officials are united behind the president’s agenda. Kevin Hassett, chairman of the White House Council of Economic Advisers, told reporters that the importance of fighting for more fair trade terms with China shouldn’t be […]

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Bakers Must Make Gay Wedding Cakes but Bars Can Bounce Trump Supporters

Bakers Must Make Gay Wedding Cakes but Bars Can Bounce Trump Supporters

on April 27, 2018, 6:00 AM / in National News, State News

The right to refuse service gets maintained for Trump supporters but Christian businesses are not allowed to exercise that right. Written by Joe Scudder  |   Eagle Rising A judge was fine with allowing a New York City bar to kick out a customer who was wearing a Make America Great Again hat. I agree with the ruling in principle, but I […]

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Jesus is Watching You!

Jesus is Watching You!

on April 27, 2018, 6:00 AM / in Bedtime Stories

A burglar broke into a house one night. He shined his flashlight around, looking for valuables when a voice in the dark said, ‘Jesus knows you’re here.’ He nearly jumped out of his skin, clicked his flashlight off, and froze. When he heard nothing more, he shook his head and continued. Just as he pulled the stereo out so he […]

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Guns Save Over Two Million Lives In America Every Year

Guns Save Over Two Million Lives In America Every Year

on April 27, 2018, 6:00 AM / in Opinion

Back in the fall of 1995, Florida State University criminologist Professor Gary Kleck published what is probably still to date the most comprehensive study ever conducted in the use of defensive arms by American citizens. His findings concluded that the American people use a gun to defend themselves and others over two million times a year. You read it right: […]

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Analysis: Why I’m Cautious About Phil Bredesen’s Prospects in Tennessee

Analysis: Why I’m Cautious About Phil Bredesen’s Prospects in Tennessee

on April 27, 2018, 6:00 AM / in National News, Opinion

Former governor is running a good race, but federal campaign dynamics could turn against him Two early surveys show former Tennessee Gov. Phil Bredesen, a Democrat, holding a lead over Republican Rep. Marcia Blackburn in hypothetical ballot tests of this year’s Senate race. Those polls, along with kind words about Bredesen from retiring Tennessee GOP Sen. Bob Corker, have raised the contest’s […]

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Dodd Frank Rollback

on April 27, 2018, 6:00 AM / in National News

There could soon be a breakthrough on getting a Dodd-Frank rollback through the House and onto President Trump‘s desk. House Financial Services Committee Chairman Jeb Hensarling (R-Texas) on Thursday said he could drop his demand to amend a bipartisan Senate bill to loosen strict financial rules if the upper chamber agrees to take up measures from his panel. Hensarling said Thursday that he’d be willing to end his […]

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How low can unemployment claims go?

on April 26, 2018, 8:24 PM / in National News

First-time claims for unemployment benefits fell to a 48-year low last week as the labor market shows further signs of tightening after years of steady growth. Claims plummeted to 209,000, a decrease of 24,000 in the week through April 21, from the previous week’s 232,000, the lowest level since Dec. 6, 1969, the Labor Department reported on Thursday. The four-week moving average, […]

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Chicago Is Trying to Pay Down Its Debt by Impounding Innocent People’s Cars

Chicago Is Trying to Pay Down Its Debt by Impounding Innocent People’s Cars

on April 26, 2018, 8:35 AM / in State News

How a uniquely punitive city impound program combined with the drug war and asset forfeiture to deprive people of their vehicles for years at a time. by  C.J. Ciaramella  |  Reason.com  On June 21, 2016, Chicago police pulled Spencer Byrd over for a broken turn signal. Byrd says his signal wasn’t broken, but that detail would soon be the least of […]

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The Werewolves of Memphis

on April 26, 2018, 8:26 AM / in Opinion, State News

by Clive Sanguis  |   Faith & Heritage Adam Grey’s recent article on The Gospel Coalition is a good intro to what took place on April 3 in Memphis, where TGC and ERLC hosted the MLK50 conference, honoring a perverted Communist as a moral exemplar for his work in extending indefinitely the theft of “Reconstruction” and, most importantly for “civil rights” leaders, providing […]

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War and the Separation of Powers

War and the Separation of Powers

on April 26, 2018, 8:16 AM / in Opinion

By Andrew P. Napolitano A popular way to begin the first day of class in constitutional law in many American law schools is to ask the students what sets the U.S. Constitution apart from all others. Usually, they answer that it’s the clauses that guarantee the freedom of speech, privacy and due process. Yes, each of those guarantees — if upheld […]

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With New NAFTA Looming, Activists Plan to Fight For Sovereignty

With New NAFTA Looming, Activists Plan to Fight For Sovereignty

on April 26, 2018, 8:14 AM / in International News, National News

Despite expressing his preference for bilateral trade deals rather than multilateral “free trade” regimes that erode the sovereignty of multiple nations, President Donald Trump and his top officials have indicated that a new version of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) is almost ready. A number of disagreements remain, but negotiators reportedly expect to have them worked out very soon. Senior U.S. administration […]

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The 50 GOP Congressmen who are surrendering on amnesty.

The 50 GOP Congressmen who are surrendering on amnesty.

on April 26, 2018, 8:11 AM / in Announcements, National News

These 50 RINO’s need to be removed – voted out and replaced by PATRIOTIC Americans – not these false label wearing traitors – advance troops for the foreign invaders they want to protect.  They aren’t even worthy of being called LUKE WARM DEMOCRATS.  DRAIN THE SWAMP – “The reason we lock our doors at night is because we love the […]

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Why Bob Corker is bucking GOP tribalism, in a Tennessee tradition

Why Bob Corker is bucking GOP tribalism, in a Tennessee tradition

on April 26, 2018, 8:08 AM / in National News, State News

At a Monitor breakfast, Tennessee’s retiring US senator sang the praises of the Democrat who hopes to succeed him, former Gov. Phil Bredesen. Their bipartisan collaborations go way back. by Linda Feldmann  |  The Christian Science Monitor American politics has become famously tribal, but one of the hottest Senate contests this cycle is notably not: the race to replace retiring […]

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What is hot today in Washington!

What is hot today in Washington!

on April 26, 2018, 8:02 AM / in National News

House Appropriations Committee: Hearing on the SEC’s fiscal 2019 budget request with Chairman Jay Clayton, 9:30 a.m House Education and the Workforce Committee: Hearing entitled “Worker-Management Relations: Examining the Need to Modernize Federal Labor Law,” 9:30 a.m. House Financial Services Committee: Hearing entitled “Oversight of the SEC’s Division of Corporation Finance,” 10 a.m. House Energy and Commerce Committee: Hearing entitled […]

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Mick Mulvaney tells the truth… grease the palm….

on April 26, 2018, 7:56 AM / in National News

Mick Mulvaney, the acting director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB), on Tuesday told bankers that direct engagement with their representatives would bolster their efforts to curtail the bureau’s power and loosen financial regulations. Mulvaney, the White House budget director, told a Washington conference of more than 1,000 bankers that their input on the extensive powers of the CFPB could help […]

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Planned Parenthood Protests this Weekend

on April 26, 2018, 7:51 AM / in Announcements

There will be protests in over 100 cities and towns across the country this Saturday, with thousands of pro-life Americans rallying against abortion giant Planned Parenthood in a national day of prayer and protest.  Your involvement could send a loud-and-clear message that Planned Parenthood has no place in our cities and help educate others in your local community about the […]

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