Archive for June 27th, 2018

Murder under the Capital

Murder under the Capital

on June 27, 2018, 4:06 PM / in State News

By Terence P. Jeffrey   |   CNSNew.com It happened in an otherwise peaceful park, along a beautiful stream, flowing down to a famous river — the Potomac. In fact, the stream-side park lies just across the road from a neighborhood that has been home to an attorney general, a future Republican presidential nominee, a Democratic White House chief of staff and a […]

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Democrat Protagonists Are Masters of Hypocrisy

Democrat Protagonists Are Masters of Hypocrisy

on June 27, 2018, 3:58 PM / in Opinion

If hypocrisy was a virtue, Democrats would be the most virtuous among us. “Is there no virtue among us? If there be not, we are in a wretched situation. No theoretical checks — no form of government can render us secure.” —James Madison (1778) Group generalizations are rarely accurate, but in the case of Democrat protagonists, hypocrisy is a virtually […]

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Corporate America increasingly avoids gun-industry business

Corporate America increasingly avoids gun-industry business

on June 27, 2018, 3:53 PM / in National News

by: Lisa Marie Pane GAINESVILLE, Ga. – With Gary Ramey’s fledgling gun-making business taking off in retail stores, he decided to start offering one of his handguns for sale on his website. That didn’t sit well with the company he used to process payments, and they informed him they were dropping his account. Another credit card processing firm told him the […]

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JPD needs help to ID two shoplifters who stole Airsoft Rifle from Wal-Mart

JPD needs help to ID two shoplifters who stole Airsoft Rifle from Wal-Mart

on June 27, 2018, 3:48 PM / in Local News

The Jackson Police Department is asking for assistance in identifying two shoplifters. The incident occurred around 7:30 p.m., June 24 at Wal-Mart, located at 2196 Emporium Drive. Two black males entered the store and walked to the sporting goods area. After selecting and concealing an airsoft rifle, they passed all points of sale without paying. They left in a red […]

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Secretary Ben Carson, DC Leaders Unveil New Center to Guide HUD-Assisted Families to Self-Sufficiency

Secretary Ben Carson, DC Leaders Unveil New Center to Guide HUD-Assisted Families to Self-Sufficiency

on June 27, 2018, 3:46 PM / in National News

By Lauretta Brown  |   Town Hall Washington, D.C. – Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson spoke at a roundtable to introduce an “EnVision Center” in Southwest, D.C. Tuesday morning. This center is one of 17 such centers across the nation aiming to put all the tools to help HUD-assisted families achieve self-sufficiency in one place. Carson explained Tuesday that these centers will be […]

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Justice Kennedy Is Retiring

on June 27, 2018, 3:42 PM / in National News

By Cortney O’Brien  |  Town Hall UPDATE: President Trump said from the White House that he has an excellent list of potential justices to replace Kennedy and they will begin the process “immediately.” It’s reportedly the same list of 25 individuals he used to choose Neil Gorsuch. Trump commended Justice Kennedy’s “tremendous vision” during his years on the bench. UPDATE: Some media are […]

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Ohio gun rights could expand under so-called ‘stand your ground’ law

Ohio gun rights could expand under so-called ‘stand your ground’ law

on June 27, 2018, 3:35 PM / in State News

 Dayton Dailies News by: Will Garbe and Laura A. Bischoff Ohio lawmakers are closer than ever to passing a so-called “stand your ground” bill that would expand gun rights by relaxing a person’s duty to retreat before using lethal force in self-defense. Supporters say the bill corrects unjust laws that force crime victims to make a decision between fighting or escaping […]

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Reality Winner pleads guilty to leaking secrets

Reality Winner pleads guilty to leaking secrets

on June 27, 2018, 7:39 AM / in National News

Former Air Force linguist Reality L. Winner pleaded guilty on Tuesday to a felony charge of leaking classified information. Winner was arrested last June on allegations that she gave members of the news media a classified report about Russian efforts to influence the 2016 presidential election. Winner, the first person prosecuted by the Trump administration for leaking government secrets, accepted […]

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Judge gives Trump administration 30 days to reunite migrant families

Judge gives Trump administration 30 days to reunite migrant families

on June 27, 2018, 7:35 AM / in National News

When the Judiciary Makes Law U.S. District Judge Dana M. Sabraw in San Diego ruled Tuesday that the federal government can’t separate migrant children from their parents, and gave immigration authorities 30 days to reunite families that have been split up under President Trump’s “zero tolerance” border policy. Sabraw, who was appointed by former President George W. Bush, said children […]

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Increasing threats to Homeland Security include burned animal carcass left on staffer’s porch

Increasing threats to Homeland Security include burned animal carcass left on staffer’s porch

on June 27, 2018, 7:30 AM / in National News

By ABC Radio | @ABCRadio (WASHINGTON) — Department of Homeland Security employees are seeing violent threats with greater frequency because of the president’s immigration policy, according to an official with knowledge of a recent threat assessment. The department determined that there was a “heightened threat against DHS employees” in response to recent government actions surrounding immigration, according to a letter sent to employees […]

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Thousands Of Small Internet Businesses Could Be Forced To Close

Thousands Of Small Internet Businesses Could Be Forced To Close

on June 27, 2018, 7:21 AM / in National News, Opinion

by Ron Ewart   |   News with Views On Thursday, June 21st, 2018, the U. S. Supreme Court delivered what could be a knockout blow to tens of thousands of small on-line sole proprietor retailers in America.  The implications of this ruling could have far reaching consequences. (see High Court opinion) The High Court overturned their own 1992 decision in Quill vs. North Dakota […]

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SATURN AT ITS BRIGHTEST—NEXT TO THE FULL STRAWBERRY MOON ON WEDNESDAY

SATURN AT ITS BRIGHTEST—NEXT TO THE FULL STRAWBERRY MOON ON WEDNESDAY

on June 27, 2018, 7:08 AM / in National News

By Bob Berman SATURN REACHES OPPOSITION JUNE 27 AND 28 It’s a truly extraordinary conjunction. Saturn reaches opposition—shining at its biggest and brightest for the whole year—next to the Full Strawberry Moon on Wednesday night. It’s cool, it’s amazing, it’s in-your-face, and it happens Wednesday, June 27. THE HONEY MOON OF JUNE First, let’s talk about June’s full Moon. You’ll note […]

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Tammy Baldwin’s Campaign Fueled by Out-of-State Donors

Tammy Baldwin’s Campaign Fueled by Out-of-State Donors

on June 27, 2018, 7:02 AM / in State News

60 percent of donations are from outside Wis. despite Baldwin fundraising off opposing out-of-state cash By  Joe Schoffstall   |    Washington Free Beacon Millions of dollars are flowing into Sen. Tammy Baldwin’s (D., Wis.) campaign coffers from outside her home state despite the senator’s campaign fundraising off out-of-state money from deep-pocketed Republican donors against her in nearly every one of its […]

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Chris Todd Event Friday June 29th

Chris Todd Event Friday June 29th

on June 27, 2018, 6:49 AM / in Announcements
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Senior Democrat Joe Crowley upset in NY-14 primary by Socialist candidate

Senior Democrat Joe Crowley upset in NY-14 primary by Socialist candidate

on June 27, 2018, 6:33 AM / in State News

By J. E. Dyer |  Liberty Unyielding This is naturally the story of the night from the 26 June primaries in seven states.  Democratic Socialist Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, 28, defeated 10-term Congressman Joe Crowley – Democratic Caucus chair and widely thought to be a likely replacement for Nancy Pelosi – in a primary contest that wasn’t even close. Ocasio-Cortez was a […]

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Incredible dog trained to perform CPR on anyone who’s collapsed

Incredible dog trained to perform CPR on anyone who’s collapsed

on June 27, 2018, 6:21 AM / in People

By Tanveer Mann  |   Metro News Poncho the dog sprung to action after his police human pretended to collapse during training. Clearly taking on board all his CPR training, heroic Poncho can be seen performing lifesaving CPR on the officer, until the officer is ‘revived’. People watching the performance can be heard erupting into applause, despite the display being just […]

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Bloomberg-Supported Gun ‘News’ Feeds False Narrative that Heller was Revisionist

Bloomberg-Supported Gun ‘News’ Feeds False Narrative that Heller was Revisionist

on June 27, 2018, 6:14 AM / in Opinion

by David Codrea U.S.A. – -(Ammoland.com)- “The National Rifle Association, and its lawyers, draw a line straight from the founding fathers to the modern ‘good guy with a gun,’” The Trace writes Thursday. “In their framing, people who arm themselves with lethal weapons to defend themselves, their families, and their communities do so with the blessing of the Constitution, as evidenced by the meaning […]

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Chattanooga City lays out plans for three navigator positions; Another great step to controlling your family

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

by Emmett Gienapp  |   Chattanooga Times Free Press Chattanooga city officials have changed plans for hiring three “re-entry navigators,” telling city council members Tuesday the new employees would be assigned to the Family Justice Center. Employees in Chattanooga Mayor Andy Berke’s office also said two of the navigators would work with teens and the third would work with adults, instead of one working […]

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Party Switching Dems to Republicans

Party Switching Dems to Republicans

on June 27, 2018, 6:00 AM / in History, Opinion

Over the years, we have watched with a certain amount of amusement and concern at the chameleon like ability of elected public officials to move to and fro from party to party without actually having to except the basic platform of the party they are moving to. Since most political party’s are not so much into swearing oaths and more […]

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Jackson City Property Taxes on the Rise

Jackson City Property Taxes on the Rise

on June 27, 2018, 5:46 AM / in Local News

By  Mallory Cooke  |   WBBJ.com Some property owners in Jackson will pay more in taxes. In a 4-2 vote Tuesday, with one abstention, Jackson City Council members set a tax rate that’s expected to bring in an extra nearly $1.5 million for the city. Councilman David Cisco cast one of those “no” votes. “It’s not right putting all this tax on […]

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