Archive for September 15th, 2018

Why a New NAFTA Deal with Canada Is a Lot More Complicated

Why a New NAFTA Deal with Canada Is a Lot More Complicated

on September 15, 2018, 7:00 AM / in National News, Opinion

by  Christian Gomez Canada’s dairy industry and stance on Chapter 19 dispute settlement system may be spoiling the milk for President Trump’s new NAFTA. On September 11, 2018, Reuters reported that according to two unnamed Canadian sources who are close to the NAFTA renegotiations, Canada was ready to grant the United States limited access to its dairy market. The access would […]

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What Will Next Week’s Constitution Day Celebrate?

What Will Next Week’s Constitution Day Celebrate?

on September 15, 2018, 6:53 AM / in Opinion

By David Fowler  |  FACT September 17th is a special day, designated by Congress as Constitution Day. It’s the date, when, in 1787, following a speech by Benjamin Franklin, 39 delegates to the Constitutional Convention endorsed and submitted our Constitution to the Congress of the Confederation. It was then the crowning achievement in the art of civil government, but perhaps […]

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Mexican Citizen Who Illegally Voted 3 Times in the U.S. Election Gets Ultimate Punishment!

on September 15, 2018, 6:51 AM / in State News

This needs to be repeated to all 60,000+ Illegals living and voting in America.  As I have been saying for decades now –  PURGE the voter registration records and then require those who want to vote to appear in person at the voter registrars office with identification and documents proving they live where they say before they can be put […]

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Florence, now a tropical storm, still poses ‘catastrophic’ flood threat — has killed at least 5

on September 15, 2018, 6:50 AM / in National News

The National Weather Service said Florence was “slowly weakening,” though it still threatened “catastrophic flooding” over the Carolinas. WILMINGTON, N.C. — At least five people were killed after Hurricane Florence crashed ashore on North Carolina’s coast Friday morning, ripping apart roofs with extreme winds, threatening massive storm surges and requiring dozens of water rescues. Hours after Florence’s eye made landfall […]

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SIERRA CLUB BACKS GILLUM IN FLORIDA

SIERRA CLUB BACKS GILLUM IN FLORIDA

on September 15, 2018, 6:41 AM / in State News

The nation’s largest environmental group endorsed Democrat Andrew Gillum in his race to become Florida’s governor. The Sierra Club backed the progressive Tallahassee mayor days after the Republican in the race, former congressman Ron DeSantis, released an environmental plan that the group panned as inadequate. Sierra Club slammed DeSantis’s plan for not mentioning climate change, and said it was inadequate […]

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WARREN WANTS TO FORCE CLIMATE DISCLOSURES

WARREN WANTS TO FORCE CLIMATE DISCLOSURES

on September 15, 2018, 6:34 AM / in National News

Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) wants to require corporations to disclose to the public and investors how much they are contributing to climate change and what risks it causes their businesses. Warren, seen as a likely presidential candidate in 2020, has largely built her political career on pushing to expand corporate accountability, like her role in launching the Consumer Financial Protection […]

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Defense Spending Deal

on September 15, 2018, 6:29 AM / in National News

The conference report for the Pentagon spending bill — the one that was agreed to Thursday and paired with stopgap spending for much of the rest of the government — was released late Thursday. Lawmakers cheered the deal, which will avert a shutdown. On Friday, House Armed Services Committee Chairman Mac Thornberry (R-Texas) touted the bill as breaking a cycle […]

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NATO chief dismisses talk of renaming HQ for McCain

NATO chief dismisses talk of renaming HQ for McCain

on September 15, 2018, 6:28 AM / in International News, National News

NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg on Friday dismissed the idea of naming NATO’s new headquarters after the late Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.), explaining that the alliance does not “have a tradition of naming buildings after politicians.” “NATO doesn’t have a tradition of naming buildings after politicians. We are 29 [member countries] with a lot of presidents, kings, heads of state and […]

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Prayer Walk and Jackson Police cookout.

Prayer Walk and Jackson Police cookout.

on September 15, 2018, 6:25 AM / in Announcements

In conjunction with the upcoming Neighborhood Prayer Walk scheduled for September 22nd at 8:30 a.m., Chief Julian Wiser and the Jackson Police Department will also be hosting a neighborhood cookout. In the Jackson Police Department’s continued efforts of building positive and meaningful relationships throughout the city, Chief Wiser has committed to supporting the efforts of the organizers of the upcoming Prayer Walk. “We are absolutely […]

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Coffee with a Cop

Coffee with a Cop

on September 15, 2018, 6:22 AM / in Announcements

Coffee with a Cop is scheduled for Tuesday October 2nd at Starbucks located at 2034 N. Highland from 10:00 a.m.- 1:00 p.m. Come out and share a cup of java and converse with local law enforcement officers. See ya there!!

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New Planned Parenthood head spins abortion as ‘health care,’ dodges fact-check on ‘The View’

New Planned Parenthood head spins abortion as ‘health care,’ dodges fact-check on ‘The View’

on September 15, 2018, 6:18 AM / in National News

By CALVIN FREIBURGER (LifeSiteNews) – Newly-minted Planned Parenthood president Leana Wen joined the left-wing talk show The View Thursday to further introduce herself to the public, reciting common talking points and deflecting mild challenges in the process. Planned Parenthood announced Wednesday that Wen, a former George Washington University physician and Baltimore Health Commissioner, would be taking over for Cecile Richards, on whose watch the abortion […]

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Police Commend Concealed Carry Citizen for Assisting in Chicago Shootout

Police Commend Concealed Carry Citizen for Assisting in Chicago Shootout

on September 15, 2018, 6:12 AM / in State News

An individual with a concealed carry permit was commended by police for helping police officers stop a runaway suspect Thursday night in the Chicago suburb of Cicero. Following the incident, Cicero Police Superintendent Jerry Chlada told reporters: “We were lucky enough to have a citizen on the street there who’s a concealed-carry holder, and he also engaged in gunfire.” Cicero Town President […]

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SECRET SERVICE

SECRET SERVICE

on September 15, 2018, 6:02 AM / in Bedtime Stories

A friend was in front of me coming out of church one day, and the preacher was standing at the door as he always is to shake hands. He grabbed my friend by the hand and pulled him aside: The Pastor said to him, “You need to join the Army of the Lord!” My friend replied, “I’m already in the […]

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American Minute with Bill Federer Could you pass this Harvard test in 1642? “Let every Student … consider well, the maine end of his life and studies is …”

American Minute with Bill Federer Could you pass this Harvard test in 1642? “Let every Student … consider well, the maine end of his life and studies is …”

on September 15, 2018, 6:00 AM / in History

John Harvard’s grandfather lived in Stratford-upon-Avon and was an associate of Shakespeare’s father. His father was a butcher and owner of Queen’s Head Inn and Tavern. John Harvard was born in London and baptized on November 29, 1607, in the old St. Savior’s Parish near the London Bridge (present-day Southwark Cathedral). Most of his family died when a plague swept England in 1625,the same year the […]

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September 15th in History

September 15th in History

on September 15, 2018, 6:00 AM / in History

September 15 is the 258th day of the year (259th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 107 days remaining until the end of the year. Holidays Battle of Britain Day (United Kingdom) Christian feast day: Catherine of Genoa James Chisholm (Episcopal Church (USA)) Joseph Abibos Nicomedes Our Lady of Sorrows September 15 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics). Grito de […]

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Helping Each Other

Helping Each Other

on September 15, 2018, 6:00 AM / in Religion

[God] comforts us . . . so that we can comfort those in any trouble. 2 Corinthians 1:4 “The body of Christ” is a mysterious phrase used more than 30 times in the New Testament. The apostle Paul especially settled on that phrase as an image of the church. After Jesus ascended to heaven, He turned over His mission to […]

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