Archive for October 19th, 2019

How Jackson’s city finances fell into disarray: Six key takeaways from our investigation

on October 19, 2019, 8:38 AM / in Opinion

Adam Friedman wrote an article in the Jackson Sun outlining what he thought were the reasons for the indebtedness of the city of Jackson. In doing so Mr. Friedman stated “the The Sun examined hundreds of city documents for this investigation, including 20 years worth of city audits and 12 years of budget amendments.” Personally, he didn’t go far enough […]

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Is America Becoming Sinicized?

Is America Becoming Sinicized?

on October 19, 2019, 6:41 AM / in Opinion

BY VICTOR DAVIS HANSON A little over 40 years ago, Chinese Communist strongman and reformer Deng Xiaoping began 15 years of sweeping economic reforms. They were designed to end the disastrous, even murderous planned economy of Mao Zedong, who died in 1976. The results of Deng’s revolution astonished the world. In four decades, China went from a backward basket case […]

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Pelosi’s Healthcare Monstrosity Seeks Traction

on October 19, 2019, 6:37 AM / in National News

BY TIMOTHY H. LEE  |  Center for Individual Freedom As the 2020 presidential campaign accelerates, it increasingly resembles some leftist avant-garde circus of the absurd. Apparently, no policy position appears too extreme as the candidates’ jostle for attention and radical chic street cred.  Door-to-door firearms confiscation?  Open borders?  “Free” college?  Slavery reparations?  Green New Deals?  Economically crippling tax increases? They’ve quickly […]

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TULSI GABBARD IS IN ENEMY TERRITORY WITH DEMS

on October 19, 2019, 6:25 AM / in Opinion

Have you heard the latest?  Hillary Clinton is claiming Democrat presidential candidate Tulsi Gabbard is being groomed as a Russian asset!  I kid you not! Democrats and Liberals in general, are truly the most disgusting, disloyal, lying, back-stabbing Human Beings on this earth.  I’ve heard Gabbard speak a few times about various issues, and each time I came away wondering […]

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Police investigators identify person of interest allegedly involved in a Theft of Property.

Police investigators identify person of interest allegedly involved in a Theft of Property.

on October 19, 2019, 6:18 AM / in Local News

Investigators of the Jackson Police Department have identified the lady wanted for the theft of a bag of money from Walmart on October 10th. The person of interest personally contacted Jackson Police Investigators and returned the entire contents of the bag.  According to Police Investigators, the woman will not be charged for Theft of Property. On October 10th, a local […]

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SAY HI TO THE NEW GUY

SAY HI TO THE NEW GUY

on October 19, 2019, 6:06 AM / in National News

President Trump announced Friday that he plans to nominate Deputy Energy Secretary Dan Brouillette to replace outgoing Energy Secretary Rick Perry. In a series of tweets, Trump described Brouillette as a “total professional” and said his experience in the energy sector is “unparalleled.” Trump also praised Perry for doing an “outstanding job” and said he would leave at the end […]

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Johnson & Johnson recalls batch of baby powder after asbestos traces found

Johnson & Johnson recalls batch of baby powder after asbestos traces found

on October 19, 2019, 6:03 AM / in National News

Johnson & Johnson is recalling a single lot of its Johnson’s Baby Powder after small amounts of asbestos were found in a bottle purchased online. The company said it was initiating the recall “out of an abundance of caution.” It is working with the Food and Drug Administration, which tested the product, and has begun to investigate how and when […]

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Progressive seeks more changes to drug pricing bill

Progressive seeks more changes to drug pricing bill

on October 19, 2019, 6:01 AM / in National News

Rep. Lloyd Doggett (D-Texas) is keeping up his push to make Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s (D-Calif.) drug pricing bill stronger. He sent a letter, obtained by The Hill, to colleagues on Friday outlining changes he wants to see during next week’s markup in the House Ways and Means Committee and “if necessary, during Floor consideration.” His proposed changes include: Expanding the […]

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October 19th in History

October 19th in History

on October 19, 2019, 6:00 AM / in History

October 19 is the 292nd day of the year (293rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 73 days remaining until the end of the year. Holidays: Armilustrium (Roman Empire) Christian feast day: Aaron (Coptic Church) Frideswide Isaac Jogues, Jean de Brébeuf, and Companions Paul of the Cross Henry Martyn (Anglican Communion) William Carey (Episcopal Church) October 19 […]

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MK Ultra and Modern Day Mind Control ~ The Battle for America’s Soul

MK Ultra and Modern Day Mind Control ~ The Battle for America’s Soul

on October 19, 2019, 6:00 AM / in History, Opinion

It takes a VILLAGE (of idiots) to raise a child – to ensure they are all controlled by the same voice.  If you haven’t watched the movie, *Harrison Bergeron*, then I encourage you to do so so you can see what government run ‘anything’ does to a civilization.  IF Government runs anything – education, insurance, health CARE, manufacturing, environmental issues, […]

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A Good Day To Die?

A Good Day To Die?

on October 19, 2019, 6:00 AM / in Religion

It is enough! Now, Lord, take my life! —1 Kings 19:4  Hopelessness and anger combined to bring death to a young man in my neighborhood. Someone had beaten him up for something he said. To retaliate, he came back with a gun. The police were called. When they arrived he ran, shooting at them. To protect everyone, they shot him. […]

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Venezuela Given Seat on UN Human Rights Council — One More Reason to Get US Out!

Venezuela Given Seat on UN Human Rights Council — One More Reason to Get US Out!

on October 19, 2019, 6:00 AM / in International News, Opinion

Thursday’s vote to give notorious human rights abuser Venezuela a seat on the UN Human Rights Council is indicative of the corrupt nature not only of the Human Rights Council, but of the UN itself. One-hundred five members voted to give Maduro’s socialist regime a seat among 46 other members on the Council. This happened despite pressure from Human Rights Watch, […]

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Turkey agrees to 5-day ceasefire in Syria

Turkey agrees to 5-day ceasefire in Syria

on October 19, 2019, 5:59 AM / in International News

After meeting with U.S. Vice President Mike Pence, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan agreed on Thursday to pause its invasion of Kurdish-held areas in Syria along the Turkish border for five days. This will allow Kurdish Syrian Defense Forces to withdraw from a nearly 20-mile-wide designated safe zone along Turkey’s southern border. The agreement comes about a week after Turkish […]

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Christian population in decline in US, study shows

Christian population in decline in US, study shows

on October 19, 2019, 5:55 AM / in International News, National News

A new study from the Pew Research Center shows that only 65 percent of Americans now identify as Christian, a 12 percent decline from a decade ago. Meanwhile, those who identify as religiously unaffiliated swelled to 26 percent. Also compared to 2009, Americans are now more likely to say they attend religious services only occasionally than they are to say […]

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Attorneys grill dad trying to save 7-year-old from gender ‘transition’

Attorneys grill dad trying to save 7-year-old from gender ‘transition’

on October 19, 2019, 5:51 AM / in National News

By Madeleine Jacob (LifeSiteNews) – In court yesterday, attorneys for the mother who is trying to “transition” her seven-year-old son into a girl chastised the boy’s father, who is trying to save his son from this, for “involving the media.” Jeffery Younger is fighting over custody and conservatorship (decision-making ability) of his twin sons, James and Jude. The mother of […]

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AOC’s Campaign Paid $200K to Firm Established by Justice Democrats Cofounder

AOC’s Campaign Paid $200K to Firm Established by Justice Democrats Cofounder

on October 19, 2019, 5:45 AM / in National News

Middle Seat Consulting highest paid vendor by AOC’s committee this year Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s (D., N.Y.) campaign committee dished out more than $200,000 during the third quarter to Middle Seat Consulting, a firm established by a cofounder of Justice Democrats, the far-left group that propelled the freshman Democrat into office. Ocasio-Cortez’s campaign hauled in $1.4 million in contributions and reported $924,349.64 in […]

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