Archive for November 20th, 2018

Hell Hath No Fury Like a Liberal Scorned

Hell Hath No Fury Like a Liberal Scorned

on November 20, 2018, 8:03 AM / in Opinion

By Katy Grimes  |  Canada Free Press “Sore Loserman” was the insult directed at 2000 presidential/vice presidential candidates Al Gore and Joe Lieberman, known on the campaign trail as “Gore Lieberman.” After losing to George W. Bush, Gore challenged the handling of the Florida vote counting, resulting in the closest presidential race in the history of the United States. Gore’s appeals […]

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Madison County Republican Party December Meeting

Madison County Republican Party December Meeting

on November 20, 2018, 7:20 AM / in Announcements

Monthly Meeting Madison County Republican Party Monday December 10th 11:30 a.m.-1:00 p.m. ( pizza and drink $10 per person ) Rock’n Dough 16 Jackson Walk Plaza Taylor Dawson the Outreach Coordinator for the Beacon Center of Tennessee will be speaking about the political implications of the November election.

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FDA tobacco crackdown draws fire from right

on November 20, 2018, 7:06 AM / in National News

The Trump administration is under fire from GOP lawmakers and conservative groups over its proposed crackdown on e-cigarettes and menthol tobacco products. The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) last week proposed sweeping new restrictions on the sale of e-cigarettes in an effort to cut down on teenage vaping. The agency also said it would seek to ban menthol-flavored traditional cigarettes, […]

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Tom Price has a new gig

Tom Price has a new gig

on November 20, 2018, 7:04 AM / in National News, State News

Price, who resigned as secretary of Health and Human Services last year following controversy about his use of a private jet, is joining the transition team of Georgia Gov.-elect Brian Kemp (R). Kemp, who just prevailed over Democrat Stacey Abrams in the closely watched gubernatorial race, announced Price would be among the members of his transition team at a press […]

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A controversial HHS official is moving to a new role, just before Democrats take over the House

on November 20, 2018, 7:02 AM / in National News

.Trump’s top refugee official taking new HHS job   Scott Lloyd, the controversial Trump administration official in charge of refugee children at the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), is taking on a new role at the agency. Lloyd, who joined HHS in March 2017 as director of the Office of Refugee Resettlement (ORR), is leaving that post to serve as […]

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Honduran Illegal Aliens in Tijuana planning to mass rush the San Ysidro Border Crossing

on November 20, 2018, 6:59 AM / in National News

By Jeff Schwilk <jeffschwilk@cox.net> We have been hearing rumors about a mad rush through our San Diego Ports of Entry for several days now.  There are many thousands of illegal aliens in Tijuana now thanks to the massive “caravans” from Central America.  The Hondurans and others are being told that many of them will not be able to claim asylum […]

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Theresa May: UK open to ‘different’ Russia relationship

Theresa May: UK open to ‘different’ Russia relationship

on November 20, 2018, 6:49 AM / in International News

The Guardian The prime minister will use Lord Mayor’s banquet speech to outline desire for increased cooperation with Moscow Theresa May will say the United Kingdom is open to a “different” kind of relationship with Russia following a year of deteriorating relations between the two countries. The Novichok poisonings of double agent Sergei Skripal and his daughter, Yulia, by Russian intelligence agents in […]

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House Republicans object to LGBT provisions of new NAFTA trade deal

House Republicans object to LGBT provisions of new NAFTA trade deal

on November 20, 2018, 6:42 AM / in International News, National News

By Calvin Freiburger WASHINGTON, D.C., (LifeSiteNews) – Among the accomplishments President Donald Trump is most proud of is renegotiating the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) between the United States, Canada, and Mexico. But a group of GOP lawmakers voiced concerns over the ramifications of language about LGBT “discrimination.” At issue is Chapter 23 of the deal, under which all three countries agree […]

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Parents outraged by elementary school showing ‘Queer Kid Stuff’ videos, transgender play

Parents outraged by elementary school showing ‘Queer Kid Stuff’ videos, transgender play

on November 20, 2018, 6:37 AM / in State News

By Calvin Freiburger SUPERIOR, Colorado, (LifeSiteNews) – Controversy has arisen at a school district in Boulder County, Colorado, where parents are alarmed by the district showing elementary school children videos and a stage production meant to promote “transgender awareness.” On Friday, November 16, Phoenix, Colorado’s Trans Community Choir, performed a play titled “Raven’s True Self” for children between first and fifth […]

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Russia Seeks Help From U.S. as It Presses New Browder Charges

Russia Seeks Help From U.S. as It Presses New Browder Charges

on November 20, 2018, 6:32 AM / in International News

By Henry Meyer  |  Bloomberg Russia levied new charges against U.S.-born investor and Kremlin critic Bill Browder, stepping up a quest that has gotten little traction in the West with a call to the U.S. to investigate claims shareholders in his fund used illegal profits from Russia to fund contributions to the Democratic Party. Once one of the country’s largest foreign […]

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Police officer, 2 staffers killed in shooting at Mercy Hospital in Chicago, gunman also dead

Police officer, 2 staffers killed in shooting at Mercy Hospital in Chicago, gunman also dead

on November 20, 2018, 6:27 AM / in State News

“The city of Chicago lost a doctor, a pharmaceutical assistant and a police officer — all going about their day, all doing what they love.” By Doha Madani and Alex Johnson  |   NBC News A police officer and two female staffers were killed in a shooting at a Chicago hospital on Monday afternoon. Chicago Police Officer Samuel Jimenez was shot and […]

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Will Democratic Rebels Dethrone Nancy?

on November 20, 2018, 6:23 AM / in Opinion

After adding at least 37 seats and taking control of the House by running on change, congressional Democrats appear to be about to elect as their future leaders three of the oldest faces in the party. Nancy Pelosi of California and Steny Hoyer of Maryland have led the House Democrats for 16 years. For 12 years, they have been joined […]

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U.S. Department of Education Investigates Discrimination — Against Men

U.S. Department of Education Investigates Discrimination — Against Men

on November 20, 2018, 6:14 AM / in National News, Opinion

by  Steve Byas Just before my son started his freshman year at our local high school, parents were being treated to the usual before-school orientation sessions that schools often have. Some administrator for the school was explaining some of the special programs they offered for students, including one for girls, a program to help them with algebra and other mathematics classes. […]

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November 20th in History

November 20th in History

on November 20, 2018, 6:00 AM / in History

November 20 is the 324th day of the year (325th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 41 days remaining until the end of the year. Holidays I tend not to make fun about someone’s holidays and Lord forgive me if I do… but I just can’t help but giggle sometimes. Africa Industrialization Day (international) Black Awareness Day […]

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Lincoln’s Rewrite of the Declaration of Independence

on November 20, 2018, 6:00 AM / in History

Written by  Jack Kenny Six score and some odd 30 years ago, the 16th president of the United States delivered an address at the site of the major Civil War battle in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania. Thousands gathered at the site Tuesday to commemorate the 150th anniversary of Lincoln’s Gettysburg Address, delivered on November 19, 1863. The speech would become part of […]

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Lady Bird and Jackie

Lady Bird and Jackie

on November 20, 2018, 6:00 AM / in History

Good morning, it’s Monday, November 20, 2017. On this date in 1963, Vice President Lyndon Baines Johnson, a restless Texan with too much energy and too little to do in his professional life, spent the day making sure his ranch house was ready for a presidential visit. It was a full-court press led by Lady Bird Johnson. Jacqueline Kennedy, who’d […]

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