Archive for June 13th, 2018

Corker blasts Senate colleagues for blocking vote on tariffs

Corker blasts Senate colleagues for blocking vote on tariffs

on June 13, 2018, 6:16 AM / in National News, State News

This article was edited to bring it up to date…. the original piece was published in the Chattanooga Times Free Press…. U.S. Sen. Bob Corker, R-Tenn., yesterday took to the Senate floor to denounce Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and his Republican colleagues for not allowing a vote on his proposal to require congressional approval of proposed tariffs by the […]

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Tennessee elections chief says review shows McCormick meets residency requirements

Tennessee elections chief says review shows McCormick meets residency requirements

on June 13, 2018, 6:04 AM / in State News

We call this the McMeen Shuffle… low and dirty. by Andy Sher  |  Chattanooga Times Free Press NASHVILLE — Tennessee Election Coordinator Mark Goins says he’s determined that state Rep. Gerald McCormick, R-Chattanooga, whose legal residency in Hamilton County has been questioned, “meets a sufficient number of factors” to remain on the ballot as a candidate in the House District 26 […]

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Repeat After Me

Repeat After Me

on June 13, 2018, 6:00 AM / in Religion

Take control of what I say, O Lord, and guard my lips.Psalm 141:3 (nlt) When Rebecca stood on stage to speak at a conference, her first sentence into the microphone echoed around the room. It was a bit unsettling for her to hear her own words come back at her, and she had to adjust to the faulty sound system […]

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The ‘Confederate Flag’

The ‘Confederate Flag’

on June 13, 2018, 6:00 AM / in History, Opinion

I am the Confederate Battle Flag. My design is based upon the Saint Andrew’s Cross of Scotland. Some prefer to call me the “Rebel Flag”. Either name I will wear with honor. There is certainly no shame in being called Confederate, as the people who bore that same honorable title are remembered for their bravery on the field of battle, […]

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June 13th in History

June 13th in History

on June 13, 2018, 6:00 AM / in History

June 13 is the 164th day of the year (165th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 201 days remaining until the end of the year.   Holidays Christian feast day: Anthony of Padua, Doctor of the Church Blessed Thomas Woodhouse Cetteus June 13 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics) Inventors’ Day (Hungary) Suleimaniah City Fallen and Martyrs Day (Iraqi Kurdistan) […]

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