Archive for June 1st, 2018

TFA – New TN Attorney General Opinions on “guns in parks” and special privileges for off-duty law enforcement officers

TFA – New TN Attorney General Opinions on “guns in parks” and special privileges for off-duty law enforcement officers

on June 1, 2018, 2:19 PM / in State News

New Tennessee Attorney General Opinions regarding “guns in parks” and special privileges for off-duty law enforcement officers.  The Tennessee Attorney General has released two opinions of recent that may be of interest to Tennessee’s firearms owners, property owners, and law enforcement communities. One opinion (18-04) addresses questions regarding the carrying or possession of firearms in public parks, playgrounds, civic centers […]

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Democrats and abortion rights groups are sounding the alarm on the Trump administration’s pick to oversee the Title X Family Planning Program.

on June 1, 2018, 8:08 AM / in National News

The Department of Health and Human Services quietly announced earlier this week that Diane Foley has been named deputy assistant secretary for population affairs, which oversees Title X, the only federal program solely dedicated to funding family planning services for low-income women and men. She replaces Teresa Manning, who abruptly resigned in January. Foley, a gynecologist, was most recently the […]

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How about Netflix pay Dinesh D’Souza to make some movies, too?

on June 1, 2018, 8:07 AM / in Opinion

By Monica Showalter   |   American Thinker Netflix acts as though it’s losing subscriptions and is obviously in damage control mode in the wake of its decision to give President Obama a contract to produce shows. According to RT: Netflix’s Chief Operating Officer Ted Sarandos has said the streaming service is not veering to the political left despite a $50 million deal with […]

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Unreal: McConnell is Letting Dems Block All of Trump’s Nominees!

Unreal: McConnell is Letting Dems Block All of Trump’s Nominees!

on June 1, 2018, 7:42 AM / in National News, Opinion

The SLIMY SWAMP Creatures are surfacing and showing their true selves.  They really thought they could stay hiding in their FAUX conservative tuxedo’s……  some of them drawing financial aid from the Chinese. They have had the run of Congress and the SWAMP for so many decades they never thought anyone could begin to dehydrate the air in WDC.   They had […]

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14-year-old Karthik Nemmani wins Scripps National Spelling Bee

14-year-old Karthik Nemmani wins Scripps National Spelling Bee

on June 1, 2018, 7:34 AM / in National News

Karthik Nemmani, an 8th-grader from McKinney, Texas, won this year’s Scripps National Spelling Bee after correctly spelling “koinonia,” a Greek word defined as “intimate spiritual communion and participative sharing in a common religious commitment and spiritual community.” The finals went 18 rounds. Naysa Modi, 12, of Frisco, Texas, took second place after leaving out the second “S” in the word […]

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Little Dog Barks: Assad threatens to force U.S. troops out of northeastern Syria

Little Dog Barks: Assad threatens to force U.S. troops out of northeastern Syria

on June 1, 2018, 7:32 AM / in International News

Syrian President Bashar al-Assad said that he would use force to push U.S. troops out of northeastern Syria if they don’t cede control to the government willingly. “The Americans should leave somehow. They are going to leave,” Assad said in comments to Russian state-owned RT that were broadcast Thursday. Assad said his government is negotiating with local factions to return […]

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Danish lawmakers approve burqa ban

Danish lawmakers approve burqa ban

on June 1, 2018, 7:30 AM / in International News

The Danish Parliament on Thursday passed a law banning women from wearing traditional clothing that hides the face, such as a niqab or burqa. The legislation does not specifically single out Muslims, but says that “anyone who wears a garment that hides the face in public will be punished with a fine.” The penalty is 1,000 kroner ($157) but it […]

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Trump pardons conservative provocateur Dinesh D’Souza

Trump pardons conservative provocateur Dinesh D’Souza

on June 1, 2018, 7:28 AM / in National News

President Trump announced Thursday that he would pardon conservative provocateur Dinesh D’Souza, who pleaded guilty to a felony related to campaign finance violations in 2014. D’Souza made $20,000 in illegal contributions to a New York Senate candidate, and was sentenced to five years of probation and several months in a confinement center. Trump tweeted that D’Souza “was treated very unfairly […]

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North Korean official brings Trump letter from Kim Jong Un

on June 1, 2018, 7:26 AM / in International News, National News

Former North Korean intelligence chief Kim Yong Chol will make a rare visit to Washington on Friday to give a “personal letter” from Kim Jong Un to President Trump in a sign of the “good progress” toward reviving a summit between the two leaders, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Thursday. “Our two countries face a pivotal moment in our […]

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Trump imposes tariffs, and U.S. allies retaliate

Trump imposes tariffs, and U.S. allies retaliate

on June 1, 2018, 7:25 AM / in International News, National News

President Trump imposed steel and aluminum tariffs on the European Union, Canada, and Mexico, prompting immediate retaliation by some of America’s closest allies. The U.S. tariffs of 25 percent on imported steel and 10 percent on aluminum took effect at midnight Thursday. “This is protectionism, pure and simple,” said Jean-Claude Juncker, president of the European Commission. Mexico said it would […]

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Liberal Fascists Blame Trump for Racism

Liberal Fascists Blame Trump for Racism

on June 1, 2018, 6:57 AM / in National News, Opinion

By Dustin Koellhoffer  |   iPatriot  It didn’t take a day for Roseanne to go from making an off-color joke mocking Valerie Jarrett to being the leading “Nazi White Supremacist of the Trump regime.”  Leftist liberal Democrats demonize Trump at every opportunity.  One liberal even went so far as to call Ivanka a “nasty soulless troll” for tweeting a lovely picture of […]

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Good Move Mr. President

on June 1, 2018, 6:51 AM / in National News

President Trump on Thursday pardoned Dinesh D’Souza, the conservative writer, filmmaker and commentator who was serving five years probation for illegally using straw donors to support a Republican Senate candidate in 2012. The president also invited headlines while musing about pardoning TV personality Martha Stewart and commuting the sentence of former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich (D). The surprise pardon for […]

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Google Links California’s Republican Party to ‘Nazism’

Google Links California’s Republican Party to ‘Nazism’

on June 1, 2018, 6:45 AM / in National News, State News

Written by Onan Coca  |  Eagle Rising No, there’s no bias in the tech industry gatekeepers who rule the Internet. Sure, Facebook, Twitter, Youtube, and Google routinely suppress conservative content, and sure they demonetize conservatives more than liberals, and sure they ban conservatives more than liberals, and sure they call mainstream conservative content “fake news.” But that doesn’t mean they’re biased, […]

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