Archive for April 16th, 2019

Good morning, April 16, 2019

on April 16, 2019, 10:25 AM / in State News

As you may recall, for several years in Tennessee, there have been significant efforts to pass legislation to provide in-state tuition to illegal aliens. If a legislator decides to try that again, hopefully this decision will help us oppose such an effort. No Right to College for Illegal Immigrants The Eleventh Circuit confirms: Universities don’t have to accept unauthorized immigrants, […]

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John Solomon: Comey Under Scrutiny on Handling of Classified Information

John Solomon: Comey Under Scrutiny on Handling of Classified Information

on April 16, 2019, 10:24 AM / in National News, Opinion

“WE’RE GOING TO SEE JUST HOW BAD THE COMEY FBI WAS” by Sharon Rondeau On Monday night’s “Hannity,” John Solomon of “The Hill” reported that one aspect of a report which DOJ Inspector General Michael Horowitz is preparing focuses on former FBI Director James Comey’s handling of classified government information while he headed the agency and possibly afterward. During a […]

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Trey Gowdy, Trey Gowdy, Trey Gowdy !

on April 16, 2019, 10:12 AM / in Opinion

He quit DC for SC.   DC needs him more than SC.   DC mischief is happy he’s not there anymore. Scott Osborn Question: How can President Trump claim to represent all U.S citizens, regardless of sexual orientation, when he banned transgenders from joining the military? Isn’t that discrimination? Trey Gowdy’s Response:  “Nobody has a right to serve in the Military. Nobody! […]

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Budgets: Jackson City Council Mayors / City Council Elections

Budgets: Jackson City Council Mayors / City Council Elections

on April 16, 2019, 10:09 AM / in Opinion

Radio Announcer George B Scott initiated a challenge to all those running for the position of Mayor to provide to him a budget plan that would remove the debt load from the taxpayers. I am assuming that if they give him a satisfactory answer to his question he might endorse them for the position. Considering that I had actually taken […]

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Assange’ “Special Software” was LINUX?

Assange’ “Special Software” was LINUX?

on April 16, 2019, 6:48 AM / in Opinion

by Martin Armstrong  |  Armstrong Economics COMMENT: I looked at the indictment for Julian Assange which is freely available and am shocked that in the paragraph numbered 9, it specifically calls a ‘Linux Operating System’ a SPECIAL SOFTWARE for accessing part of a password. I have always felt a certain amount of skepticism regarding the whole Assange affair and this seems to me […]

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Tax Day trivia: Why do we have the IRS (and other factoids)?

Tax Day trivia: Why do we have the IRS (and other factoids)?

on April 16, 2019, 6:00 AM / in History

By Scott Bomboy   |    National Constitution Center April 15 is usually marked each year as the traditional day people need to file their taxes, so it’s not exactly celebrated as a holiday. But how did April 15 become the big day–and how did we get the IRS in the first place? But before you panic, in the year 2018, the […]

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Death Came to Visit

Death Came to Visit

on April 16, 2019, 6:00 AM / in Opinion, Religion

By Erick Erickson   /   The Resurgent  One thousand nine hundred eighty-four years ago, the sky went dark, the earth quaked and a man died on a cross. Martin Luther said that at that moment Jesus was the greatest sinner to ever live. All the sins of the believers in the past, present and future were piled on him […]

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The Great Overcomer

The Great Overcomer

on April 16, 2019, 6:00 AM / in Religion

O wretched man that I am! Who will deliver me from this body of death?  —Romans 7:24 Who is not inspired by the competitor who makes a comeback after being down and seemingly out of the running! The runner who stumbles while coming off the starting blocks but moves gradually into the lead stirs the imagination of us all. The […]

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April 16th in History

April 16th in History

on April 16, 2019, 6:00 AM / in History

April 16 is the 106th day of the year (107th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 259 days remaining until the end of the year. Holidays Easter Sunday Birthday of Queen Margrethe II (Denmark) Christian feast day: Benedict Joseph Labre Molly Brant (Konwatsijayenni) (Anglican Church of Canada, Episcopal Church (USA)) Drogo Fructuosus of Braga Isabella Gilmore (Church […]

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