Archive for October 19th, 2018

Don’t Cast a Naive Vote for U.S. Senate

Don’t Cast a Naive Vote for U.S. Senate

on October 19, 2018, 1:28 PM / in Opinion

By David Fowler  |   FACT One thing I know from 12 years in the Tennessee Senate and another 12 years trying to work with the General Assembly is party politics and how it affects what legislators do. So, with early voting starting this week and a hotly contested U.S. Senate race on the ballot, here’s what I have to say […]

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Have a Blessed Friday

Have a Blessed Friday

on October 19, 2018, 8:18 AM / in Announcements

From the Staff of The Jackson Press

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Florida Supreme Court rules next governor will appoint three supreme court justices

Florida Supreme Court rules next governor will appoint three supreme court justices

on October 19, 2018, 8:16 AM / in State News

Ballotpedia The Florida Supreme Court ruled only the next governor, not incumbent Rick Scott (R), could appoint replacements for state Supreme Court Justices Barbara J. Pariente, R. Fred Lewis, and Peggy Quince, all of whom are retiring at the end of their terms January 7, 2019. Pariente and Lewis were appointed by Gov. Lawton Chiles (D) in 1997 and 1998, […]

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Taliban attack kills two Afghan security chiefs ahead of elections

on October 19, 2018, 8:10 AM / in International News

Afghanistan is delaying parliamentary elections in the southern province of Kandahar for one week after a Taliban attack killed two top provincial leaders on Thursday as they left a meeting with General Scott Miller, the commander of U.S. and NATO forces in Afghanistan, two days before the scheduled balloting. Miller was not injured. Gunfire from at least one attacker killed […]

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Mnuchin withdraws from Saudi financial conference

on October 19, 2018, 8:07 AM / in International News, National News

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin on Thursday decided to withdraw from next week’s Future Investment Initiative conference in Saudi Arabia, following the lead of corporate and media executives who pulled out over the disappearance of dissident Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi. Mnuchin had faced bipartisan criticism for previously planning to attend despite evidence linking Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman to Saudi […]

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Trump says he believes Khashoggi is dead

on October 19, 2018, 8:05 AM / in International News

President Trump said Thursday that he believes Jamal Khashoggi, the Saudi journalist who disappeared Oct. 2 after entering the Saudi consulate in Istanbul, is dead. Trump also said credible intelligence reports suggest involvement by high-level Saudi leaders, although he stopped short of blaming Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman. Some of the Saudi agents Turkey has said appear to have killed […]

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The GOP’s October Comeback

on October 19, 2018, 7:56 AM / in Opinion

By Karl Rove  |  Rove.com Justice Brett Kavanaugh’s confirmation hearings jolted Republican enthusiasm. The July 22 NPR/PBS News House/Marist poll, for example, found that 78% of Democrats and only 68% of Republicans considered this midterm “very important.” By October, the same poll showed the Democrats’ edge had mostly evaporated: 82% of Democrats and 80% of Republicans called the elections “very […]

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Behind the Honduran March on America: Barack Obama

Behind the Honduran March on America: Barack Obama

on October 19, 2018, 7:42 AM / in International News, National News, Opinion

Is anyone surprised at this bit of news?????  –  Jackie By Judi McLeod  |   Canada Free Press What can hidden “Resistance” leader, former President Barack Obama and his handpicked protege for the 2016 presidential election possibly do to the USA from their D.C. underground activism network? Send a 2,000-and-still-growing march of Hondurans on the U.S.—with a Nov. 6 Midterm Election Day […]

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America’s Financial Day Of Reckoning

on October 19, 2018, 7:35 AM / in Opinion

In a letter to President Thomas Jefferson, John Adams wrote: All the perplexities, confusion and distress in America arise not from defects in the Constitution or Confederation, nor from want of honor or virtue, as much as downright ignorance of the nature of coin, credit and circulation. Thomas Jefferson would later write to John Taylor: I sincerely believe with you, […]

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BREAKING: Twitter locks LifeSite out of account for ‘hate’: fact-based post on rise in gay STDs

BREAKING: Twitter locks LifeSite out of account for ‘hate’: fact-based post on rise in gay STDs

on October 19, 2018, 7:33 AM / in National News

(LifeSiteNews) – Twitter has just locked LifeSiteNews out of our Twitter account over an article we posted four years ago that provided expert analysis on the rise in sexually-transmitted diseases among homosexuals. The 2014 piece by Dr. Gerard M. Nadal, a molecular biologist and microbiologist who is also president and CEO of the Coalition on Abortion/Breast Cancer, responds to media coverage of […]

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Population Control Agenda Is Working: Birth Rate In US Falls To All-Time Record Low

on October 19, 2018, 7:28 AM / in National News

By MICHAEL SNYDER  |  FREEDOM OUTPOST Most ordinary people don’t give too much thought to population issues, but for the elite this is like a religion. They are absolutely obsessed with reducing the human population of this planet, and they are quite determined to find a way to get that done one way or another. The elite have worked very hard […]

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Boston Red Sox reach World Series after beating defending champs Houston Astros in ALCS

on October 19, 2018, 7:22 AM / in Baseball

The Red Sox won the World Series 100 years ago this year. Then came an 86-year drought. Now Boston is back on top and playing for their fourth title since 2004. The Red Sox beat the Houston Astros handily, 4-1, in the American League Championship Series. They’ll play the winner of the National League Championship Series between the Los Angeles […]

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Humaniacs, Part 1: Activist Slapped with Restraining Order

Humaniacs, Part 1: Activist Slapped with Restraining Order

on October 19, 2018, 7:18 AM / in Opinion, State News

We’re starting an occasional blog series to highlight some of the more outrageous, extreme, or criminal acts done by animal rights activists, whether or not they’re affiliated with PETA, the Humane Society of the U.S., or other radical organizations. HumaneWatch.org From harassing diners in restaurants to comparing eating meat to Nazi death camps, animal activists can sometimes seem like they […]

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Vermont Parents Angry Over Sex Survey Given to Their Fifth Graders

Vermont Parents Angry Over Sex Survey Given to Their Fifth Graders

on October 19, 2018, 7:12 AM / in State News

By Brianna Heldt  |   TownHall According to a Boston CBS affiliate, a group of parents in Vermont is mad after a number of 5th grade students were given a survey asking about sexual activity, sexual orientation, and gender identity. One question in particular asked: “Have you been in a romantic relationship? By relationship, we mean more than friends, like having a partner […]

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Like Father Like Son: Tim Kaine Calls on Democrats to “Fight in the Streets!” …Just Like His Antifa Son Did Before His Arrest

Like Father Like Son: Tim Kaine Calls on Democrats to “Fight in the Streets!” …Just Like His Antifa Son Did Before His Arrest

on October 19, 2018, 6:28 AM / in National News

by Jim Hoft  |  Gateway Pundit  Linwood ‘Woody” Kaine, youngest son of vice presidential candidate Tim Kaine, was arrested at the Minnesota State Capitol in March 2017 after disrupting a pro-Trump rally. Woody joined an Antifa mob that was hurling punches and spraying Trump supporters with pepper spray. Woody Kaine was charged in May 2017 for disrupting a Trump rally in […]

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Democrats Now Physically Attacking Republican Candidates

Democrats Now Physically Attacking Republican Candidates

on October 19, 2018, 6:24 AM / in National News, Opinion

by Sher Zieve, ©2018  |  The Post & Email If nothing else, Democrat operatives are good at following the orders of their betters.  They have followed California Rep. Mad Max Waters’ command to go after Republicans “wherever you find them” and “I have no sympathy for these people that are in this administration who know it’s wrong for what they’re doing […]

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Two Minnesota Republican Candidates Assaulted

Two Minnesota Republican Candidates Assaulted

on October 19, 2018, 6:20 AM / in National News, State News

By JACK CROWE   |  NATIONAL REVIEW Two Republican candidates for state office in Minnesota have been physically assaulted in recent days, leading prominent Republican lawmakers to caution their Democratic colleagues against employing inflammatory rhetoric. Republican state representative Sarah Anderson was punched in the arm last week after confronting a man who was destroying yard signs promoting Republican candidates. “It was just insane. […]

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Early Voting Underway: Vote Pro-Life

Early Voting Underway: Vote Pro-Life

on October 19, 2018, 6:17 AM / in Announcements, State News

For a list of candidates who stand strong on life issues, click here or visit www.vote4life.org Lives are being saved because of your investment in the election of sincere pro-life legislators and the passage of protective pro-life state laws. Children and moms are being spared the grief of an abortion decision because of positive public education programs in churches, campuses, and community events where […]

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Caravan Puts Trump Legacy on the Line

Caravan Puts Trump Legacy on the Line

on October 19, 2018, 6:07 AM / in Opinion

Our mainstream media remain consumed with the grisly killing of Washington Post columnist Jamal Khashoggi in the Saudi consulate in Istanbul, and how President Donald Trump will deal with Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman. Understandably so, for this is the most riveting murder story since O.J. Simpson and has strategic implications across the Middle East. Yet far more critical to […]

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HOW TO COOK A PUMPKIN

HOW TO COOK A PUMPKIN

on October 19, 2018, 6:05 AM / in Food

THE QUICK AND EASY WAY TO COOK A PUMPKIN COMPLIMENTS OF: Here’s how to cook pumpkin the simplest way—plus a selection of delicious pumpkin recipes, from our Blue Ribbon Pumpkin Pie to pumpkin spice pancakes! HOW TO COOK A PUMPKIN Cooking a pumpkin involves cleaning, cutting, and baking—that’s it! First, scrub the outside of the pumpkin with a vegetable brush to remove any visible dirt. Cut off […]

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