Archive for October 8th, 2018

Amid ongoing budget disputes, report shows Louisiana still $19.7B short on pension, retiree healthcare benefits

Amid ongoing budget disputes, report shows Louisiana still $19.7B short on pension, retiree healthcare benefits

on October 8, 2018, 7:46 AM / in State News

By Dave Lemery | Watchdog.org As if closing a budget gap of a few hundred million dollars this year wasn’t hard enough, a recent report indicates that Louisiana’s state budget is actually $19.7 billion out of whack because of a failure to fully fund pension and retiree health care benefits. That analysis from good government organization Truth in Accounting derives […]

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“Consumers are misled by some mass tort drug injury ads: new academic study”

on October 8, 2018, 7:44 AM / in National News

Tort reform groups have warned for a while that trial lawyer ads hyping side effects from commonly prescribed drugs might lead some patients to go off prescribed medication regimens. Now “a new paper co-authored by University of Oregon law professor Elizabeth Tippett, a key witness at last year’s congressional hearing [raising the issue], offers some empirical evidence that drug injury […]

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Angry Democrats Vow “Day Of Reckoning Coming For Republicans”

Angry Democrats Vow “Day Of Reckoning Coming For Republicans”

on October 8, 2018, 7:36 AM / in National News, Opinion

by Tyler Durden  |  Zero Hedge The bitter battle over Brett Kavanaugh’s nomination to the Supreme Court has exacerbated the nation’s political divide and left many Americans emotionally raw. It’s also given new definition to the high stakes of November’s election. After a nailbiter of a Supreme Court nomination until the very last minute, angry Democrats have come out in force, […]

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You DO NOT Want To Back Us Into A Corner

on October 8, 2018, 7:32 AM / in Opinion

I’d almost be willing to bet that 999 out of 1,000 people don’t really understand what freedom is. Oh, they claim to love it, but from what I see and hear them say, they damned sure don’t know what it is; otherwise they wouldn’t be saying half the things they do. Freedom is the right to live your life as […]

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Tennessee Democrat Brings in Bloomberg for Fundraiser

Tennessee Democrat Brings in Bloomberg for Fundraiser

on October 8, 2018, 7:24 AM / in State News

Phil Bredesen brings in gun control billionaire to raise cash after being criticized for touting outdated NRA rating By Stephen Gutowski  |   Washington Free Beacon Billionaire gun control activist Michael Bloomberg will be headlining an Oct. 9 fundraiser for Democratic Senate candidate Phil Bredesen after the candidate was accused of misleading people on his gun record. The fundraiser is planned to […]

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Arizona: The Grand Canyon State

on October 8, 2018, 7:21 AM / in State News

From Ballotpedia Arizona is holding elections for one U.S. Senate seat, nine U.S. House seats, governor and six other state executive positions, all 30 state Senate seats, and all 60 state House seats. Two state Supreme Court justices and four state appellate court judges are standing for retention. Ballotpedia is also covering local elections in Maricopa County as well as […]

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What if President Trump Nominated Hillary Clinton to the Supreme Court ???

What if President Trump Nominated Hillary Clinton to the Supreme Court ???

on October 8, 2018, 7:12 AM / in Opinion

Then would the investigation of her finally get started ? Would we have the mainstream media giving us stories about who she might have had sex with ? Would we have the mainstream media giving us stories about what she did for the last 30 years ? Would we finally hear the truth about Benghazi ? Would we finally hear the truth about all of […]

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IT IS TIME TO TEACH THE DEMOCRATS A HARD LESSON

on October 8, 2018, 7:08 AM / in Opinion

The Kavanaugh Supreme Court confirmation travesty taught us one thing:  If the Democrats ever retake power over our government, they will use and abuse every possible unethical and illegal ploy to retain power and grow that power until they achieve their goal of dissolving our Constitution, forced confiscation of all privately owned firearms and making the former United States part […]

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Brett Kavanaugh Should Sue Christine Blasey Ford And The WaPo For Defamation

on October 8, 2018, 7:01 AM / in Opinion

By Daniel Oliver  |   The Federalist Republicans have to realize that henceforth for all their nominees to the Supreme Court, there’s a Ford in their future. The battle over Brett Kavanaugh’s confirmation was the Second Battle of Tours. At the first battle, just 1,286 years ago (around October 10-11), Christian Europe decisively defeated a massive invasion that would have destroyed Europe’s […]

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Madison County Republican Party Meeting October 8th

on October 8, 2018, 6:57 AM / in Announcements

Madison County Republican Party Monday October 8th 11:30 a.m.-1:00 p.m. ( lunch will not be provided) Madison County Republican Headquarters 27 Conrad Drive Jackson Tn. 38305 Speakers will include: Congressman David Kustoff Senator Ed Jackson Republican Nominee for State Representative Chris Todd Steve Maroney will update the briefings on the Supreme Court hearings. We hope to see you there!

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Men Without Chests Threaten Our Culture And Civilization

Men Without Chests Threaten Our Culture And Civilization

on October 8, 2018, 6:38 AM / in Opinion

By Kelleigh Nelson  |  News with Views “We make men without chests and expect of them virtue and enterprise. We laugh at honour and are shocked to find traitors in our midst. We castrate and bid the geldings be fruitful.” – C. S. Lewis The Abolition of Man by C.S. Lewis was first copyrighted in 1944, which makes this short booklet […]

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Good Morning, It Is Monday, Columbus Day and It Has Been A Ride

on October 8, 2018, 6:26 AM / in National News, Opinion

The Senate’s 50-48 vote to confirm President Trump’s  nominee to the Supreme Court sets up a one-month sprint to a midterm election in which both parties believe their bases have been electrified by the brutal court battle and deepening national political divisions. While we may not agree, The Hill has put together a group of Winners and losers from the Kavanaugh […]

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Dear Seniors: Act Like You Believe in Something

Dear Seniors: Act Like You Believe in Something

on October 8, 2018, 6:07 AM / in Opinion

by Adam Grey  |  Faith & Heritage It’s possible that the forces of evil are moving things too suddenly in their direction and that normal white people will wake up to the threat around them. Or, it’s possible that it’s too late for these people to wake up because they are too apathetic. Either way, the last years of the generations […]

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Democrats Just Killed the Blue Wave!

Democrats Just Killed the Blue Wave!

on October 8, 2018, 6:02 AM / in Opinion

As we have all watched and listened to the CIRCUS that has taken place in WDC (and all the local protests held by the screaming mobs..) I hope that all have kept in mind the LIES and how those LIES kept growing in size and intensity.  I wonder how many of those who kept shouting and repeating in writing those […]

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In regards to PUERTO RICO

on October 8, 2018, 6:00 AM / in History, Opinion

This was published this morning on Instapundit by Glenn Reynolds. Since the 70’s when I actually visited our facility there in Puerto Rico, I could tell the end was coming the island in the Atlantic. The grand experiment was already taking hold and it was getting harder and harder to maintain even the simplest of equipment. PUERTO RICO BEFORE THE […]

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October 8th in History

October 8th in History

on October 8, 2018, 6:00 AM / in History

October 8 is the 281st day of the year (282nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 84 days remaining until the end of the year. Holidays Christian feast day: Palatias and Laurentia Pelagia (Eastern Orthodox and Roman Catholic Churces) San Ernesto, Che Guevara as a saint. (Bolivian campesinos) William Dwight Porter Bliss and Richard T. Ely (Episcopal […]

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Proper pronunciation takes a hit along with everything else

on October 8, 2018, 6:00 AM / in Opinion

The murdering of the English language continues compliments of all educational institutions. The act being committed embraces multiple means, e.g. killing the word, mispronunciations, grammatical errors, and the lack of an ability to construct a correct grammatical sentence. A topical approach to mispronunciations will be used to make a point. Using 3rd Congressional District Rep. Steve Womack: The traditional pronunciation […]

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A Little Truck Race History; Talladega 2006

A Little Truck Race History; Talladega 2006

on October 8, 2018, 6:00 AM / in History, NASCAR

The 2006 UAW-Ford 500 was an American stock car racing competition. Held on October 8 at Talladega Superspeedway, the 188-lap race was the 30th in the 2006 NASCAR Nextel Cup Series and the fourth in the ten-race, season-ending Chase for the Nextel Cup. Brian Vickers (pictured) of Hendrick Motorsports won the first race of his career; Kasey Kahnefinished second, and […]

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