Archive for September 18th, 2019

Jackson Tennessee and New Technology…..

Jackson Tennessee and New Technology…..

on September 18, 2019, 7:12 AM / in Bedtime Stories

H/T to Mike

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A Blast From The Past

on September 18, 2019, 7:06 AM / in State News

From the Maddening Crowd, Thank God for Them. You will probably not see this in your local paper or hear about this on the radio or watch a report on this during the evening news as read by a TV “talking head”. By  MARK KRIKORIAN SEP. 24, 2007 Immigration hawks have been on a winning streak lately. An unprecedented surge of […]

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Tennessee seeks to become first state to turn Medicaid into a block grant

on September 18, 2019, 6:53 AM / in State News

Tennessee on Tuesday unveiled a proposal to convert its Medicaid program into a limited, block grant–type model, a controversial plan that, if approved, could be the first in the nation. The proposal needs to be submitted to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services for approval, after a 30-day state comment period. Imposing block grants in Medicaid has long been […]

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Trump to revoke California’s tailpipe waiver

on September 18, 2019, 6:42 AM / in National News

The Trump administration is set to formally revoke California’s tailpipe waiver under the Clean Air Act on Wednesday, according to a source with knowledge of the change. The move is a major strike in the ongoing battle between the Trump administration and California over the state’s right to enact more stringent air pollution standards due to its poor air quality. […]

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Democrats accuse Lewandowski of stonewalling Hill hearing at White House behest

Democrats accuse Lewandowski of stonewalling Hill hearing at White House behest

on September 18, 2019, 6:39 AM / in National News

House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerry Nadler, D-N.Y., said he would consider holding President Donald Trump’s former campaign manager Corey Lewandowski in contempt of Congress after the ex-aide spent the day dodging questions from Democrats at the committee’s first hearing looking into possible impeachment proceedings. The White House on Monday night invoked executive privilege over any discussions Lewandowski might have had […]

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Newly passed California resolution blames ‘religious groups’ for LGBT suicides

on September 18, 2019, 6:31 AM / in State News

The California legislature has voted in a resolution that blames “religious groups” who hold to biblical understandings of sex and gender as responsible for “disproportionately high rates” of suicide among homosexuals and transgenders. Assembly Concurrent Resolution 99 declares that homosexuality and transgenderism are “part of natural variations that occur in sexual orientation and gender identity” and condemns counseling services that help people resolve […]

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Arizona Supreme Court upholds Christians’ right not to make same-sex ‘wedding’ invites

Arizona Supreme Court upholds Christians’ right not to make same-sex ‘wedding’ invites

on September 18, 2019, 6:29 AM / in State News

By Calvin Freiburger (LifeSiteNews) – Two Arizona calligraphers at the heart of yet another religious liberty battle won a major victory Monday with the Arizona Supreme Court’s ruling that business owners have the right to choose not to provide certain products to same-sex “weddings.” Joanna Duka and Breanna Koski own Brush & Nib Studio, a small business founded on Christian values. […]

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Trump mixing diplomacy with hunt for narrow options to punish Iran after Saudi attacks

on September 18, 2019, 6:19 AM / in International News, National News

By Alexis Simendinger and Al Weaver  |  The Hill President Trump, faced with rising tensions in the Middle East, worked on Tuesday to balance international diplomacy with potential punishment, including military action, aimed at Iran following Saturday’s sophisticated missile and drone strikes against oil facilities in Saudi Arabia. The president on Tuesday received a menu of possible actions against Iran, […]

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Racist Exam Questions?

Racist Exam Questions?

on September 18, 2019, 6:00 AM / in Opinion

By Walter E. Williams The U.S. Department of Justice has recently sued the Baltimore County government alleging that its written test for police officer recruits was unfairly biased against black applicants. It turns out that black applicants failed the written test at a rate much greater than white applicants. That results in fewer blacks being trained and hired as police […]

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DEMOCRATS VOTE UNANIMOUSLY TO ALLOW BOYS TO COMPETE AS WOMEN IN SPORTS

DEMOCRATS VOTE UNANIMOUSLY TO ALLOW BOYS TO COMPETE AS WOMEN IN SPORTS

on September 18, 2019, 6:00 AM / in National News

The Democrats have opened a second battlefield in their war against women. The party that bills itself as the party of choice, give women no choice when it comes to being raped by criminal illegal aliens (See Montgomery County, Maryland) and now they are not getting a choice about competing against men dressed as women. This could very well be […]

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The Israeli election: A day can change the world

The Israeli election: A day can change the world

on September 18, 2019, 6:00 AM / in News, Opinion, Religion

By Dr. Jim Denison <comments@denisonforum.org> Yesterday, Israel held what is being called “one of the strangest and potentially most significant elections in the country’s modern history.” This morning, with over 90 percent of the vote tallied, both main parties are locked in a dead heat. The official results are expected later today. Twenty-nine parties participated in the election. As expected, […]

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Has the Absurdity of Transgenderism Started to Awaken the West?

Has the Absurdity of Transgenderism Started to Awaken the West?

on September 18, 2019, 6:00 AM / in News, Opinion

By Erick Erickson |  The Resurgent On an ordinary day I would have regarded what Indiana State Attorney General Curtis Hill did as an aberration, a stroke of common sense in a society waging war against it.  Hill refused to enact a policy change made by the Bureau of Motor Vehicles that would have created a new “Gender X” option […]

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September 18th in History

September 18th in History

on September 18, 2019, 6:00 AM / in History

September 18 is the 261st day of the year (262nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 104 days remaining until the end of the year. Holidays Christian feast day: Constantius (Theban Legion) Edward Bouverie Pusey (Episcopal Church) Eustorgius I Joseph of Cupertino Methodius of Olympus Richardis September 18 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics) Day of National Music (Azerbaijan) International […]

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A “Well” Church

A “Well” Church

on September 18, 2019, 6:00 AM / in Religion

They continued steadfastly in the apostles’ doctrine and fellowship.  – Acts 2:42  Pastor and author Greg Laurie says that churches are “well” when they practice these activities: W-orship E-vangelize L-earn L-ove Like the early church, we should be active in these ways today. Worship. We must meet together for fellowship, communion, prayer, and praise (Acts 2:42,47). God is to be […]

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Constitution Day — In the Company of Heroes

Constitution Day — In the Company of Heroes

on September 18, 2019, 6:00 AM / in History

Pro Deo et Constitutione Every September 17th, your Patriot Post team observes Constitution Day, in recognition of the 1787 signing of that venerable document by our nation’s Founders. Indeed, the foundation of our mission is the steadfast advocacy of Essential Liberty and Rule of Law as fully “endowed by our Creator,” affirmed in our Declaration of Independence and enshrined in […]

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