Archive for December 17th, 2019

MILITARY WISDOM?

MILITARY WISDOM?

on December 17, 2019, 2:04 PM / in Bedtime Stories

As one that has been there………….. “Aim towards the Enemy.” – Instruction printed on US Rocket Launcher “When the pin is pulled, Mr. Grenade is not our friend. – My U.S. Marine Corp Staff Sgt. “Cluster bombing from B-52s is very, very accurate. The bombs are guaranteed to always hit the ground.” – USAF Ammo Troop “If the enemy is […]

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TRUE EVIL: PRESIDENT GEORGE W. BUSH

on December 17, 2019, 12:00 PM / in Opinion

I just watched a movie I received from Netflix called, “Official Secrets”, and I highly recommend it.  Official Secrets is a true story about a young lady who worked for British Intelligence during the period leading up to our disastrous war on Iraq to remove President Saddam Hussein from power. President George W. Bush is/was a NeoCon and not a […]

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Is Cash for CIunkers 2.0 on the horizon?

Is Cash for CIunkers 2.0 on the horizon?

on December 17, 2019, 11:53 AM / in National News

By cfrey  |  Published on Search Autoparts In a recent New York Times op-ed, U.S. Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) revisited the latest version of “Cash for Clunkers,” previously known as the Car Allowance Rebate System (CARS), a vehicle retirement program implemented by the Obama Administration in June 2009. Originally sold to the public as an “eco-friendly stimulus” initiative […]

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Jackson Police investigate an early morning shooting that has left one woman dead.

on December 17, 2019, 11:44 AM / in Local News

Jackson Police are investigating an early morning shooting that occurred in the 200 block of Lenoir Avenue that has left one woman dead. December 17th at approximately 4:00 a.m., officers with the Jackson Police Department responded to Lenoir Avenue for a call of shots fired and discovered a deceased female.  The female had sustained multiple gunshots.  Emergency Medical Personnel also […]

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Real Clear Politics Today…. December 17, 2019

on December 17, 2019, 11:42 AM / in National News

Today   RCP Front Page: How Nancy Pelosi Could Still Save Impeachment Philip Bobbitt, Time Impeachment Moves to Senate–Get Ready for a Surprise Byron York, DC Examiner The FBI Needs to Be Reformed Bauer & Goldsmith, The Atlantic IG Report Undercuts Credibility of Impeachment Manager Nadler Paul Sperry, RCI How the Fall of Elizabeth Warren Has Shaken Up 2020 Race […]

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Republicans Rolling Over on Farm ‘Amnesty’ Helping Advance Anti-Gun Agenda

Republicans Rolling Over on Farm ‘Amnesty’ Helping Advance Anti-Gun Agenda

on December 17, 2019, 8:46 AM / in National News, Opinion

by David Codrea (Ammoland.com)– “Here’s the roll call for the 34 GOP #AmericaLast sellouts who joined Dems to pass the Big Ag Amnesty tonight,” columnist Michelle Malkin tweeted Thursday. With that, she shared the link to the final House vote results for the so-called “Farm Workforce Modernization Act, in which these Republicans joined with 226 Democrats to ensure passage of the bill. Among those Republicans, two […]

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Will the Secessionist Epidemic Ever End?

Will the Secessionist Epidemic Ever End?

on December 17, 2019, 8:43 AM / in Opinion

If the secessionism epidemic is to someday expire, then its causes will have to be addressed. And what are they? Fresh from his triumphal “Get Brexit Done!” campaign, Prime Minister Boris Johnson anticipates a swift secession from the European Union. But if Britain secedes from the EU, warns Scotland’s first minister Nicola Sturgeon, Scotland will secede from the United Kingdom. […]

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Soaring Ambition

Soaring Ambition

on December 17, 2019, 8:41 AM / in History

Good morning, it’s Monday, December 17, 2018. On this date 115 years ago, Orville and Wilbur Wright took turns at the controls of their powered flying machine on the dunes at Kill Devil Hills on North Carolina’s Outer Banks. Orville took the first flight of the day. He was airborne for 12 seconds — not much longer than a cowboy […]

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Drew Brees sets new NFL record for touchdown passes

on December 17, 2019, 8:40 AM / in Football

New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees completed the 540th touchdown pass of his career in a 34-7 Monday win against the Indianapolis Colts, beating the previous NFL record of 539 held by former Colts and Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning. The record-breaking pass came in the third quarter with a 5-yard throw to Josh Hill. Brees then padded his new record […]

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Judge lets Georgia cancel registrations of 300,000 ‘inactive’ voters

Judge lets Georgia cancel registrations of 300,000 ‘inactive’ voters

on December 17, 2019, 8:35 AM / in State News

A federal judge on Monday cleared the way for Georgia election officials to purge roughly 300,000 inactive voters from the state’s rolls. An organization called Fair Fight Action had requested that U.S. District Judge Steve Jones block the removal of 120,000 people who remained residents but had not voted in years. The rest of the inactive voters being purged had […]

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Fiorina says it’s ‘vital’ to impeach Trump

on December 17, 2019, 8:33 AM / in Opinion

Former Hewlett-Packard CEO Carly Fiorina told CNN in an interview that aired Monday that she considered it “vital” to impeach President Trump. Fiorina, a 2016 Republican primary candidate, said Trump’s behavior as president was “not just unbecoming, I think it’s destructive to our Republic.” Fiorina said she thought Hillary Clinton was “corrupt,” too. Fiorina said she voted for Trump in […]

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Boeing to suspend production of grounded 737 MAX plane

on December 17, 2019, 8:29 AM / in National News

Boeing has decided to temporarily halt production of its 737 MAX jet, which has been grounded since March after the second of two fatal crashes. The accidents, which occurred in Indonesia and Ethiopia, killed 346 people. Boeing has continued to build the planes since the grounding, and now has a backlog of 400 planes with no planned date for the […]

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Justices back ruling letting homeless sleep on sidewalks

Justices back ruling letting homeless sleep on sidewalks

on December 17, 2019, 8:26 AM / in National News

Coming Soon to Your Town…. The Supreme Court on Monday declined to hear a challenge to a lower court ruling protecting the right of homeless people to sleep on sidewalks or in parks when they can’t find space in a shelter. The court’s refusal to review the case marked a major win for homeless people and their advocates, and a […]

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Congress hammers out $1.37 trillion spending bill

on December 17, 2019, 8:23 AM / in National News

Congressional negotiators on Monday unveiled a $1.37 trillion federal spending bill aiming to avert a partial government shutdown. Congress is expected to pass the compromise, with the House voting Tuesday and the Senate later in the week. The proposal includes $25 million for federal gun violence research, a 3.1 percent pay raise for civilian federal employees, and the repeal of […]

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Rep. Houlahan says she will vote for impeachment

Rep. Houlahan says she will vote for impeachment

on December 17, 2019, 8:21 AM / in National News, State News

Rep. Chrissy Houlahan (D-Pa.) announced she will vote to impeach Trump this week. “On both Articles of Impeachment — that of the abuse of power and that of the obstruction of Congress — I will vote to impeach this President. After deep reflection, I believe this is the right thing to do for our nation and consistent with my oath […]

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Moderate Democrats get behind impeachment as House prepares to vote

on December 17, 2019, 8:19 AM / in National News

Moderate Democrats, including some considered vulnerable in conservative-leaning districts, on Monday began falling in line in the party’s impeachment push against President Trump, after the House Judiciary Committee released an impeachment report accusing Trump of wire fraud, bribery, and other crimes. The report was compiled after the Democrat-led panel heard testimony and ultimately voted to advance two articles of impeachment […]

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Gun Control Advocate Says 2A Sanctuaries Rooted In “Outdated Spirit Of Defiance”

on December 17, 2019, 8:17 AM / in National News, Opinion

by Cam Edwards |  Bearing Arms I swear I could spend my working hours writing nothing but responses to anti-Second Amendment Sanctuary columns that have been appearing in Virginia newspapers over the past few weeks, but I’m rationing myself to one-per-day so I can still get in some actual news coverage instead of me stepping up on my soapbox. As […]

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A Trump District Democrat Announces Support for Impeachment, It Doesn’t Go Well

on December 17, 2019, 8:14 AM / in State News

by Bonchie Rep. Elissa Slotkin has made her decision. The freshman Democrat, elected in 2018 in a district Trump won in 2016, has come out in support of impeachment. This wasn’t necessarily a surprise, but it appears Nancy Pelosi has laid the hammer down with her caucus. There may be few no votes from her side at this point. Slotkin had […]

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FISA Report Was So Bad That FBI’s Top Lawyer During Russia Probe Felt ‘Distressed’ After Reading It

on December 17, 2019, 7:44 AM / in National News

Former FBI general counsel James Baker said Monday that he felt “distressed” after reading the Justice Department inspector general’s report laying out “significant” errors and omissions in the bureau’s applications to surveil former Trump campaign aide Carter Page. In an interview on CNN, Baker went further in his critique of the bureau than did FBI Director James Comey, who said […]

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Wis. Judge’s Order to Purge 234K Voters Is Big Win Against Voter Fraud

Wis. Judge’s Order to Purge 234K Voters Is Big Win Against Voter Fraud

on December 17, 2019, 7:35 AM / in State News

A Wisconsin judge on Friday ordered the removal of up to 234,000 names from voter rolls because the individuals show signs of having moved. The move was in connection to a court case in which the judge, Paul Malloy of Ozaukee County, sided with a conservative law firm that argued that the state elections commission should have immediately purged the registrations of […]

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