Archive for June 11th, 2019

In California Illegals Come First, Californians Don’t Matter

In California Illegals Come First, Californians Don’t Matter

on June 11, 2019, 9:18 AM / in Opinion, State News

By  Sara Carter The number of homeless Californians in the Los Angeles county has reached 58,936, New York Times reported this weekend. But Californians don’t seem to be the priority of democratic governor Gavin Newsom. Under an agreement between Gov. Newsom and Democrats in the state legislature, low-income adults between the ages of 19 and 25 living in California illegally […]

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Bad Spin on Trump’s Mexico Tariff Win

on June 11, 2019, 9:12 AM / in National News, Opinion

Following President Donald Trump’s weekend announcement that the U.S. and Mexico had reached an immigration deal averting his tariff threat, Democrats and the Leftmedia jumped to spin the narrative as little more than Trump engaging in political grandstanding. They couldn’t be more wrong. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi bloviated, “President Trump undermined America’s preeminent leadership role in the world by recklessly […]

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Trump: Deal Reached With Mexico “To Stem The Tide Of Migration”, Tariffs Suspended

on June 11, 2019, 9:10 AM / in National News

by Tyler Durden  |  Zerohedge It would appear that Trump’s tariff threat worked. “I am pleased to inform you that The United States of America has reached a signed agreement with Mexico,”President Trump tweeted Friday. “The Tariffs scheduled to be implemented by the U.S. on Monday, against Mexico, are hereby indefinitely suspended.” Trump had announced the tariff threat in response to […]

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Rep. Steve Cohen of Tennessee is a rarity in Congress, but this is really not about him.

on June 11, 2019, 8:56 AM / in Opinion

He is  a white lawmaker representing a majority-black district. He was first elected in 2006 to fill the vacant seat of Harold Ford Jr. who was running for the United States Senate. Cohen faced in 2008 a primary challenge from a black candidate, Nikki Tinker. The Washington Post’s Mary Ann Akers reported then that the campaign against Cohen had gotten […]

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WA Supreme Court Rules Against Religious Liberty

on June 11, 2019, 8:37 AM / in State News

The phrase – –  INFILTRATE  –   LEGISLATE   –   DOMINATE   –   ADJUDICATE  –  DECIMATE is being played out in front of us with so many issues –  the Islamists – and the Sodomite/Lesbian  (What God calls ABOMINATIONS) crowd.  Scripture is filled with massive warnings against this stuff but so few pay attention.  Just as in the Days of Noah. An entire […]

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Can You Define ‘Dollar’ Please?

on June 11, 2019, 8:34 AM / in Bedtime Stories

An interesting story that has run around the internet for some time. So we thought that we would bring back this tongue and cheek printing.

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One Week Left to Nominate Projects that steal money from taxpayers for the 2019 Tennessee Sustainable Transportation Awards

One Week Left to Nominate Projects that steal money from taxpayers for the 2019 Tennessee Sustainable Transportation Awards

on June 11, 2019, 8:25 AM / in State News

The Tennessee Departments of Environment and Conservation and Transportation invite nominations for the fifth annual Tennessee Sustainable Transportation Awards. Winners will be announced at the Tennessee Sustainable Transportation Forum & Expo, which will take place on Oct. 1-2, 2019 in Knoxville. The Tennessee Sustainable Transportation Awards recognize outstanding initiatives to improve the efficiency, accessibility, affordability, and sustainability of transportation systems […]

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The week defense watchers wait for all year is here.

on June 11, 2019, 8:21 AM / in National News

By Rebecca Kheel The House Armed Services Committee will mark up its version of the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) on Wednesday in a marathon session most are predicting will go well past midnight. Ahead of the markup, the committee on Monday released the draft of the bill known as the “Chairman’s Mark.” The full text is here, a Democratic […]

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What is on Tap Today in Washington

on June 11, 2019, 8:16 AM / in National News

The Peter G. Peterson Foundation hosts its 10th Fiscal Summit, featuring House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, White House acting chief of staff Mick Mulvaney and other top officials, 8 a.m. The House Financial Services Committee holds a hearing on oversight of student loan servicers, 10 a.m. The House Budget Committee holds a hearing entitled “The Costs of Climate Change: Risks to the U.S. Economy and the Federal Budget,” […]

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Trump: New China tariffs will take effect immediately if Xi skips G-20

on June 11, 2019, 8:13 AM / in International News, National News

By Sylvan Lane President Trump on Monday threatened to immediately impose tariffs on $300 billion in Chinese goods if Chinese President Xi Jinping does not appear at this month’s Group of 20 (G-20) summit. Asked during a CNBC interview if the new tariffs would take effect if Xi does not attend the gathering of world leaders in Osaka, Japan, Trump […]

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180 US companies declare new laws banning abortion are ‘bad for business’

180 US companies declare new laws banning abortion are ‘bad for business’

on June 11, 2019, 8:09 AM / in National News

Twitter/Square CEO Jack Dorsey joined more than 180 other U.S. CEOs in a campaign organized in part by abortion-giant Planned Parenthood to declare that newly enacted abortion restrictions in various states go “against the values of their companies” and are “bad for business.” Appearing today as a full-page ad in The New York Times under the heading “Don’t Ban Equality,” Dorsey and CEOs from corporations […]

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Cdl Burke, Bp Schneider issue ‘declaration of truths’ to correct rampant ‘doctrinal confusion’ in Church

Cdl Burke, Bp Schneider issue ‘declaration of truths’ to correct rampant ‘doctrinal confusion’ in Church

on June 11, 2019, 8:06 AM / in International News, Religion

By Diane Montagna  |  (LifeSiteNews) Cardinal Raymond Burke and Bishop Athanasius Schneider, together with several other bishops, have issued a public declaration of truths of the faith to remedy the “almost universal doctrinal confusion and disorientation” endangering the spiritual health and eternal salvation of souls in the Church today. Some of the 40 truths which are elucidated in the declaration implicitly […]

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Are Abortion & Gay Rights American Values?

Are Abortion & Gay Rights American Values?

on June 11, 2019, 7:48 AM / in Opinion

What are these “values” of which politicians incessantly talk? Are they immutable? Or do they change with the changing times? “My religion defines who I am. And I’ve been a practicing Catholic my whole life,” said Vice President Joe Biden in 2012. “I accept my church’s position on abortion as … doctrine. Life begins at conception. … I just refuse […]

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Leftism Makes People Meaner: Reflections on the Torture of Paul Manafort

Leftism Makes People Meaner: Reflections on the Torture of Paul Manafort

on June 11, 2019, 7:44 AM / in National News, Opinion

By Dennis Prager  |   Townhall  The sadistic treatment of Paul Manafort illustrates something I have believed since I attended graduate school in the 1970s and saw the behavior of left-wing students: Leftism makes people meaner. There are kind and mean conservatives and kind and mean liberals. Neither liberalism nor conservatism makes people kinder or meaner. But this is not the case […]

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The Bear

The Bear

on June 11, 2019, 7:39 AM / in Bedtime Stories

By Frank Miniter The big black bear came in under the shade of pines. He didn’t make a sound my ears caught over the raucous singing of red-winged blackbirds. I was in a stand 15 feet up a poplar tree and only knew the bear was coming because a little bear on the bait picked up his head and his […]

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GOA Reacts to SCOTUS Denial in Kettler NFA Case

GOA Reacts to SCOTUS Denial in Kettler NFA Case

on June 11, 2019, 7:25 AM / in National News

Gun Owners of America today reacted to the Supreme Court’s decision to deny “cert” in Kettler v. U.S.—a case brought by GOA which was supported by eight state Attorneys General. Following the Court’s announcement, GOA Executive Director Erich Pratt issued the following statement: “The decision by the Supreme Court to deny cert in the Kettlercase is deeply disappointing. Jeremy Kettler […]

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What Is The Biggest Threat To Gay Rights?

on June 11, 2019, 7:22 AM / in National News, Opinion

By Matt M. Miller |  The Daily Caller Thousands of people came out to the Washington, D.C., Pride Parade, Saturday, celebrating the LGBTQ community, women and minorities.   Parade attendees were having lots of fun, covering Dupont Circle in downtown D.C. Attendees said that the police, Republicans, and white straight males posed the biggest threat to gay rights in the country today. […]

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U.S. Announced Plan to Send Over $2 Billion in Arms to Taiwan

U.S. Announced Plan to Send Over $2 Billion in Arms to Taiwan

on June 11, 2019, 7:03 AM / in International News, National News

The U.S. Departments of Defense and Justice have issued a joint statement of intent to Congress informing lawmakers that the two agencies are considering sending $2 billion of military aid to Taiwan that includes some of the U.S. Army’s most advanced technology, according to insiders who spoke to Time magazine. It what was a surprise to no one, China instantly protested against […]

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As Oil and Gas Prices Drop, Frackers Declare Bankruptcy

As Oil and Gas Prices Drop, Frackers Declare Bankruptcy

on June 11, 2019, 7:00 AM / in National News

Less than two months ago, gasoline prices were headed for $3 a gallon. Today they’re headed for $2 a gallon. This is good news for summer vacationers traveling by car on road trips to theme parks and national parks. Nearly a third of America’s drivers will take a trip by car this summer, burning more than 400 million gallons of fuel […]

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Iran releases U.S. resident it convicted of spying, lawyer says

on June 11, 2019, 6:55 AM / in International News

Iran has released a Lebanese IT expert with permanent U.S. residency who was imprisoned in 2015 on spying charges that his family dismissed as baseless. “After more than 1,350 days in captivity in Iran, we have received excellent news: Mr. Nizar Zakka is a free man,” lawyer Jason Poblete said in a statement issued Tuesday morning. The move comes against […]

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