Archive for March 29th, 2019

Jackson City Council will hold it’s monthly Meeting Tuesday April 2nd 2019

on March 29, 2019, 12:33 PM / in Local News, News

Some Items on the Agenda for Tuesday include: First reading of a Consideration of an Ordinance to rezone property located at 2192 Hollywood Drive, from B-5 (Highway Business) District to A-O (Agriculture and Open Land) District, comprising .427± acres, submitted by David Bailey on behalf of Leroy Johnson Trust. First reading of the Consideration of proposed revisions to the Refuse […]

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Supreme Court rejects request to halt bump-stock ban

on March 29, 2019, 9:12 AM / in National News

BANS Without Legislation The Supreme Court on Thursday denied a request to halt the Trump administration’s new rule banning bump stocks while lower courts consider challenges to the policy. There were no noted dissents. The ban took effect on Tuesday after Chief Justice John Roberts rejected a request for a stay made by gun owner groups. The Justice Department issued […]

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Congratulations to the $750 million Powerball jackpot winners — and their lawyers, financial advisors, and accountants.

on March 29, 2019, 8:57 AM / in National News

The winning Powerball ticket was sold in Wisconsin, according to lotto officials. One lucky soul will have the option of bringing home a hefty $465.5 million in cold, hard cash. The odds of winning this Powerball were somewhere around 1 in 292 million, so don’t beat yourself up too much if you didn’t bring home the prize this time. And […]

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ESA Voucher Bill— What You Need to Know.

ESA Voucher Bill— What You Need to Know.

on March 29, 2019, 8:48 AM / in Opinion, State News

From Momma Bears  On Wednesday morning at 8:00 am sharp, the House Education Committee is supposed to hear the House Voucher Bill (HB939) but you know how those politicians are… For all we know, they just might roll this bill for more time to intimidate the freshmen legislators. Now, if you click on that bill link, all you are going to find […]

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To Avoid LGBT Onslaught, Alabama Seeks to End Marriage Licenses

To Avoid LGBT Onslaught, Alabama Seeks to End Marriage Licenses

on March 29, 2019, 8:42 AM / in State News

Alabama has a novel solution to protect itself and its officials from having to endorse homosexual “marriages:” Get the state out of marriage altogether. More than eight out of 10 voters in the conservative state decided to enshrine marriage in their state’s Constitution. But despite the lack of federal authority over marriage and despite the 10th Amendment’s specific reservation of […]

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I Was Right About Russia-Gate; And I’m Right About Israel-Gate

on March 29, 2019, 8:35 AM / in Opinion

On January 11 of last year, I wrote a column entitled Collusion With Russia Was Never The Crime. In this column, I quoted an RT.com report that set the story straight about Trump’s collusion: Amid the media hype over Steve Bannon’s comments fueling allegations of collusion with Russia, pundits have overlooked an excerpt from the same book that points to collusion between the […]

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The Southern Poverty Law Center Is in a State of Moral Collapse

on March 29, 2019, 8:29 AM / in National News, Opinion

Progressive media are turning on one of the Left’s most corrupt institutions. The longer you live, the more you see that a lack of integrity often has a viral effect on an organization. Once the compromises begin, they can’t be contained. They’ll seep into every corner of the institution, corrupting good purposes and damaging people’s lives. And so it is […]

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India Shot Down A Satellite. What Does That Mean For The Rest Of The World?

India Shot Down A Satellite. What Does That Mean For The Rest Of The World?

on March 29, 2019, 8:12 AM / in International News, Opinion

By JAZZ SHAW  |  Hot Air There’s a new member of an exclusive space race club this week. India announced that they successfully shot down a small satellite in low Earth orbit. But if you think this is a reason for anyone other than India to celebrate, you’ll probably want to reconsider that idea. (The Independent) India has shot down a live […]

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Abrams: Let’s Face It, A White Man Probably Won’t Win The Democratic Nomination In 2020

Abrams: Let’s Face It, A White Man Probably Won’t Win The Democratic Nomination In 2020

on March 29, 2019, 8:06 AM / in National News

By ED MORRISSEY  |  Hot Air So much for the Joe Biden-Stacey Abrams team-up. In order to pick the Georgia gubernatorial runner-up as the lower half of the Democrats’ 2020 presidential ticket, Biden would have to first win the nomination. Abrams told CBS This Morning that this is the year of the woman and/or minority candidate, which might make things awkward for her […]

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The Financial Panic of 2019?

The Financial Panic of 2019?

on March 29, 2019, 7:58 AM / in International News

by Martin Armstrong  |  Armstrong Financials  The distortion in the yield curve is building with tremendous force. There are vast bids for US 90-day T-Bills from around the world and no offers. The shortage in US government paper is now being reported to us from repo desks around the world. There is a MAJOR PANIC in to the dollar as emerging markets come […]

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Stop Infanticide! Email Representative Kustoff

on March 29, 2019, 7:53 AM / in Announcements

Next week, on Tuesday, April 2, Minority Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) will file a discharge petition, which is a way to force a vote on Rep. Ann Wagner’s (R-Mo.) Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act (H.R. 962) to stop infanticide. Speaker Pelosi and Democratic leaders have refused to bring this bill for a vote over 20 times! The discharge petition needs […]

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The House passed a meaningless resolution formally condemning the Trump administration’s transgender military ban

The House passed a meaningless resolution formally condemning the Trump administration’s transgender military ban

on March 29, 2019, 7:47 AM / in National News

By Ellen Mitchell The Democrat controlled House of Representatives passed a resolution formally condemning the Trump administration’s transgender military ban in a 238-185 vote on Thursday. Five Republicans joined every Democrat in backing the measure, which was spearheaded by Rep. Joe Kennedy III (D-Mass.), who serves as the chair of the Equality Caucus’s Transgender Equality Task Force. The resolution’s passage comes shortly after the administration announced […]

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Wells Fargo CEO steps down amid calls for removal

on March 29, 2019, 7:37 AM / in National News

Notes by Sylvan Lane Wells Fargo announced Thursday that CEO and president Timothy Sloan has resigned as the embattled bank struggles to escape from unprecedented penalties and scrutiny from federal regulators. The bank announced Thursday that Sloan will immediately step down as Wells Fargo’s chief executive, president and a board member, and will retire from the company entirely on June […]

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Hope? Survey suggests young Republicans are turning away from LGBT agenda

Hope? Survey suggests young Republicans are turning away from LGBT agenda

on March 29, 2019, 7:32 AM / in Opinion

By CALVIN FREIBURGER (LifeSiteNews) — Spend enough time on the front lines of the culture wars, and it’s easy to become jaded by a sense that we’re fighting against the current. Unity on the right to life is hamstrung by rampant confusion about tactics, and LGBT activists’ shift from homosexuality to gender fluidity is thanks in no small part to the Right’s […]

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Dem Offices Remove POW Flags, Replace With Transgender Pride Flags

Dem Offices Remove POW Flags, Replace With Transgender Pride Flags

on March 29, 2019, 6:45 AM / in National News

Change made after urging from transgender activists by Jeffrey Cimmino  |  Washington Free Beacon Multiple Democratic offices on Capitol Hill have replaced their flags memorializing prisoners of war with transgender pride flags, the Washington Free Beacon has learned. The changes came at the urging of the National Center for Transgender Equality, which is delivering flags to congressional offices in advance of International […]

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Trump campaigns in Mich.: `Promises kept’

on March 29, 2019, 6:32 AM / in National News

By Alexis Simendinger and Al Weaver President Trump’s reelection themes ricocheted throughout a Grand Rapids, Mich., arena Thursday night, leaping from outrage at perceived enemies and joy about Republicans’ victories, new jobs, a border wall and a renewed call to eliminate ObamaCare. Three-quarters of the way through a 96-minute speech, an ebullient Trump ad libbed the seven words that summed […]

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Houston No-Knock Raid where 2 Killed, 4 Police Wounded, Results in 4 Retirements

Houston No-Knock Raid where 2 Killed, 4 Police Wounded, Results in 4 Retirements

on March 29, 2019, 6:23 AM / in State News

by Dean Weingarten  |  Ammoland There are continued repercussions from the no-knock raid that resulted in the death of a middle-aged couple in Houston, and the wounding of four police officers in the gunfight the raid engendered.  The strike happened on January 28, 2019. Four officers have retired as of 22 March 2019. Dennis Tuttle was a Navy veteran. His wife, […]

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Never Forget: Council on American-Islamic Relations Dirty Deeds

Never Forget: Council on American-Islamic Relations Dirty Deeds

on March 29, 2019, 6:17 AM / in Opinion

The Council on American-Islamic Relations is having a banner month. The militant Muslim group never lets a crisis go to waste. That means Americans should beware. When unappeasable CAIR is ascendant, our free speech rights, religious liberty and national security are at risk. Following the horrible massacre at two mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand, CAIR flacks were out in full […]

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Must the West Beg the World for Forgiveness?

Must the West Beg the World for Forgiveness?

on March 29, 2019, 6:08 AM / in Opinion

Are all civilizations and cultures equal, or are some more equal than others? As the Democratic Party quarrels over reparations for slavery, a new and related issue has arisen, raised by the president of Mexico. Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador has written Pope Francis I and King Felipe VI to demand their apologies for the Spanish conquest of Mexico that began […]

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March 29th in History

March 29th in History

on March 29, 2019, 6:00 AM / in History

March 29 is the 88th day of the year (89th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 277 days remaining until the end of the year. Holidays Boganda Day (Central African Republic) Christian feast day: Berthold Eustace of Luxeuil Gwladys Gwynllyw Hans Nielsen Hauge (Lutheran) March 29 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics) John Keble (commemoration, Anglican Communion) Commemoration of the […]

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