Archive for May 3rd, 2018

Trump sides with conservatives against DOJ and ‘rigged’ legal system

Trump sides with conservatives against DOJ and ‘rigged’ legal system

on May 3, 2018, 7:45 AM / in National News

President Trump backed up conservative House Republicans who have drafted articles of impeachment against Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein, tweeting that the U.S. legal system is “rigged.” Trump repeated the conservative Republicans’ complaint that the Justice Department is refusing to turn over documents requested by Congress. “At some point I will have no choice but to use the powers granted […]

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Cambridge Analytica is shutting down

on May 3, 2018, 7:44 AM / in National News

Data-mining firm Cambridge Analytica shut down all operations Wednesday, reports The Wall Street Journal. The firm and its parent company have reportedly struggled to recover from the scandal over its misuse of Facebook user data, losing clients and getting buried in legal fees in recent months. Cambridge Analytica, known for working on data analytics for President Trump’s 2016 campaign, came […]

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Iowa lawmakers pass fetal heartbeat abortion ban

on May 3, 2018, 7:42 AM / in State News

Iowa’s Republican-controlled legislature on Wednesday passed the nation’s tightest limit on abortion, outlawing it after a fetal heartbeat can be detected. That often happens before a woman even knows she is pregnant, at about six weeks. Gov. Kim Reynolds, a Republican and an abortion opponent, has not said whether she would sign the bill into law. State Sen. Rick Bertrand […]

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Homeless man breaks into California governor’s residence, says he’s an ‘open-door policy kind of guy’

Homeless man breaks into California governor’s residence, says he’s an ‘open-door policy kind of guy’

on May 3, 2018, 7:40 AM / in State News

I have long thought that all those OPEN BORDERS – PRO-ILLEGAL – people should be required to remove all door and window locks from their homes so that anyone can enter without an invitation. If they REALLY believe in their OPEN BORDERS BS then prove it by opening their private homes to everyone who wants to enter in. Same with […]

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Texas -v- DACA Draws Federal Judge Andrew Hanen, Big Trouble Looms For Immigration Activists…

Texas -v- DACA Draws Federal Judge Andrew Hanen, Big Trouble Looms For Immigration Activists…

on May 3, 2018, 7:35 AM / in National News, State News

The Last Refuge Yesterday Texas and six other states filed a lawsuit against the the Trump administration over the Presidents’ failure to terminate DACA (Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals); an Obama-era program created through ‘executive action’ that allowed work permits and legal status for hundreds of thousands of illegal aliens brought to the U.S. as children. Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton filed […]

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“Stand for the Second” Student Walkout Extends Across the Land

“Stand for the Second” Student Walkout Extends Across the Land

on May 3, 2018, 7:34 AM / in National News

Will Riley, a senior at the 1,600-student Carlsbad High School in Carlsbad, New Mexico, got upset when he saw the mainstream media fawning over the likes of David Hogg and his March for Our Lives rally. He decided to do something about it: “I’m watching the news and I see they’re saying, ‘Well, we have to do something about [school […]

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Fed leaves rates unchanged as inflation rises

Fed leaves rates unchanged as inflation rises

on May 3, 2018, 7:30 AM / in National News

The Federal Reserve on Wednesday kept interest rates steady as the central bank continues to gauge increases in inflation and industrial stresses on an otherwise solid economy. The Fed kept interest rates at the 1.5 to 1.75 percent target range it set in March — the first rate hike under Chairman Jerome Powell, who took control of the bank in February. Fed […]

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Now Available in the Oil Patch: Wind and Solar College Degrees

Now Available in the Oil Patch: Wind and Solar College Degrees

on May 3, 2018, 7:29 AM / in National News

Demand for renewable energy sector jobs is swaying universities to provide new degrees, The Wall Street Journal reports. Subscription required. Jazirae Duncan always wanted to go to Texas Tech University and major in something related to science and technology. Texas Tech student Jazirae Duncan at the school’s wind tunnel. She plans to graduate this month with a bachelor’s degree in wind […]

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RENEWABLE COMPANIES DONATING MORE TO GOP

RENEWABLE COMPANIES DONATING MORE TO GOP

on May 3, 2018, 7:26 AM / in National News

Watch Out For A Policy Change…… In a notable shift, wind and solar energy companies are donating more to Republicans than Democrats in the most recent congressional races, a Reuters analysis shows. It’s a marked shift from an industry typically aligned with the environmental left. Political action committees (PACs) for solar and wind companies have donated almost $400,000 to candidates […]

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Nothing Like a Little Political Blackmail: VOLKSWAGEN SETTLEMENTS CONTINUE TO ROLL IN

on May 3, 2018, 7:24 AM / in National News, State News

Car manufacturer Volkswagen will pay $40 million to the state of Arizona as part of a settlement over vehicle emissions violations. The settlement announced Wednesday by Arizona Attorney General Mark Brnovich (R) includes a payback to Arizona consumers of up to $1,000 for every vehicle purchased from the company. Arizona is the first state whose settlement with Volkswagen included restitution […]

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Lobbyist played key role in setting up Pruitt’s planned trips

on May 3, 2018, 7:23 AM / in International News, National News

Environmental Protection Agency chief Scott Pruitt’s scheduled trip to Australia last summer was organized in part by a former lobbyist with business ties to the country. Matthew Freedman, the chief executive of consulting firm Global Impact Inc., actively worked with EPA employees and another lobbyist, Richard Smotkin, to organize a trip Pruitt was planning to take last year to Australia, […]

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Boy Scouts Name Change Looms Now that Girls Allowed to Join

Boy Scouts Name Change Looms Now that Girls Allowed to Join

on May 3, 2018, 7:20 AM / in National News

I am an Eagle Scout and I carry the Vigil sash of the Order of the Arrow. I was employed as a trainer of advanced Scouts by the Scouting executives. These are some of Scouting’s highest honors at the time. Today, I could not be more disappointed. (Editor’s Notes) by WARNER TODD HUSTON  |   Breitbart News The Boys Scouts organization will […]

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How to Destroy America

How to Destroy America

on May 3, 2018, 6:48 AM / in Bedtime Stories

The ticket is the same for local America…. compromise and watch the city, county, state die.

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School lunch prices going up for most DoD students overseas

School lunch prices going up for most DoD students overseas

on May 3, 2018, 6:46 AM / in International News, National News

By: Karen Jowers   |    Marine News  School lunch prices will increase by 25 cents in the fall again at most Defense Department-run schools overseas, officials said, to cover rising costs and to comply with federal law. Prices have been increasing gradually for Department of Defense Education Activity overseas school lunches; in the fall of 2017, they also increased by 25 cents. Elementary school […]

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How About Something Different…. One Hell of a Salad Dressing

How About Something Different…. One Hell of a Salad Dressing

on May 3, 2018, 6:41 AM / in Food

Herbed Buttermilk Ranch Dressing We love our Salad dressing and around here we grow our on herbs just to enhance them. That is why we are doing something different today…. Here is how we make it…… 1 cup buttermilk 1/4 cup mayonnaise 1/4 cup sour cream 1 small garlic clove, pressed 2 tablespoons minced shallot 1 tablespoon finely chopped fresh […]

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The Deconstruction and Repeal of the Second Amendment

The Deconstruction and Repeal of the Second Amendment

on May 3, 2018, 6:36 AM / in History, Opinion

There is a growing chorus of leftist calls to amend the 2A until they can rally enough populist support to fully repeal it. “A well regulated Militia being necessary to the security of a free State, the right of the people to keep and bear Arms shall not be infringed.” Article Two, Bill of Rights Article Two (the Second Amendment) was written […]

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‘Pro-Consumer’ Group Attacking Mulvaney Tied to Liberal Dark Money Org

‘Pro-Consumer’ Group Attacking Mulvaney Tied to Liberal Dark Money Org

on May 3, 2018, 6:30 AM / in National News

BY: Joe Schoffstall   |   Washington Free Beacon The group spearheading a campaign against Mick Mulvaney, the acting director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB), is a project of a low-profile progressive dark money organization with large assets. Allied Progress, a Washington, D.C.-based group that describes itself as a “consumer watchdog organization,” has taken credit for forcing the withdrawals of past Trump nominees […]

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Quote for the Day

on May 3, 2018, 6:00 AM / in History, People, Religion

“While we are zealously performing the duties of good citizens and soldiers, we certainly ought not to be inattentive to the higher duties of religion. To the distinguished character of Patriot, it should be our highest glory to add the more distinguished character of Christian.” George Washington (1778) On Aug. 7, 1789 Washington signed into law the Northwest Ordinance, which […]

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Just What I Need

Just What I Need

on May 3, 2018, 6:00 AM / in Religion

We can comfort those in any trouble with the comfort we ourselves receive from God.2 Corinthians 1:4 As I stood in the back of the room at a senior citizens’ center in Palmer, Alaska, listening to my daughter’s high school choir sing “It Is Well with My Soul,” I wondered why she, the choir director, had chosen that song. It […]

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SEIU-OWNED BANK RAKES IN MILLIONS FROM DEM CAMPAIGNS, LIBERAL ORGS

SEIU-OWNED BANK RAKES IN MILLIONS FROM DEM CAMPAIGNS, LIBERAL ORGS

on May 3, 2018, 6:00 AM / in International News, National News

AMALGAMATED BANK’S SKYROCKETING POLITICAL UNIT IS CASH COW FOR LABOR MOVEMENT BY: Brent Scher   |   Washington Times Free Press An increasing share of financial transactions in Democratic politics are handled by union-owned Amalgamated Bank, which has established itself as the de facto bank for the liberal movement and now brings in millions annually in bank fees from political groups. Amalgamated Bank […]

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