Archive for January 15th, 2020

TN Legislature back in session – Constitutional Carry bill already pending!

TN Legislature back in session – Constitutional Carry bill already pending!

on January 15, 2020, 9:08 AM / in State News

Tennessee Legislature returns to work under a Republican “super majority”.  After 9 years, will it FINALLY enact constitutional carry? The Tennessee Legislature returns to work today.  The good news is that already a new constitutional carry bill has been filed by Rep. Bruce Griffey and Sen. Joey Hensley!  We are expecting other pro-2nd Amendment bills to be filed in the […]

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Do You Realize Who Your Children Are?

Do You Realize Who Your Children Are?

on January 15, 2020, 9:06 AM / in Religion

By Joel Hilliker The faucet starts leaking. The car engine starts clunking. The child starts coughing. Being made of flesh, living in a physical, material world, we often wander through our days viewing people and things the same way anyone in the world would. But there is a wonder-inspiring spiritual reality that we in God’s Church can comprehend thanks to that precious gift […]

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Guard The Constitution Challenges Mark Meckler to Defend His Slanders With a Debate

Guard The Constitution Challenges Mark Meckler to Defend His Slanders With a Debate

on January 15, 2020, 9:02 AM / in Announcements

Thursday, February 6, 2020 at 5 PM MST, in the Lincoln Auditorium of the Idaho Legislature, 700 W Jefferson St, Boise, ID, Shawn Meehan, the Founder of Guard The Constitution and Robert Brown, Constitutional Scholar, both Article V experts, will host a debate on the Article V convention option in the US Constitution. Mark Meckler’s Convention of States (COS) has […]

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Man who killed church shooter receives Medal of Courage: The urgency and power of courageous leadership

Man who killed church shooter receives Medal of Courage: The urgency and power of courageous leadership

on January 15, 2020, 8:51 AM / in Religion

By Dr. Jim Denison Jack Wilson leads the volunteer security team at West Freeway Church of Christ in White Settlement, Texas. Before December 29, few outside his friends and family were aware of the significance of his service. That was the day a man pulled a shotgun from his coat and then shot and killed two people. In a matter of seconds, […]

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Supreme Court hears ‘Bridgegate’ arguments

on January 15, 2020, 8:46 AM / in National News

The Supreme Court heard arguments in the New Jersey “Bridgegate” case on Tuesday, and at least six of the nine justices expressed skepticism over whether the George Washington Bridge traffic jam orchestrated by then-Gov. Chris Christie’s aides amounted to a federal crime. “I don’t see how this case works,” said Justice Stephen Breyer. Chief Justice John Roberts asked Justice Department […]

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Lawmakers object to Trump plan to divert more funding for border wall

Lawmakers object to Trump plan to divert more funding for border wall

on January 15, 2020, 8:43 AM / in National News

Republicans and Democrats objected to White House plans to divert more Pentagon funding this year to help pay for work on President Trump’s border wall. Trump reportedly wants to use an additional $7.2 billion allotted for the military to spend on the wall. The White House wants to shift $3.5 billion in counter-narcotics funds and more than $3.6 billion in […]

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Michael Flynn files motion to withdraw guilty plea

on January 15, 2020, 8:40 AM / in National News

Former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn is seeking to formally withdraw his guilty plea, court filings revealed Tuesday. Flynn, who served briefly in the Trump administration, was charged in former Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation into 2016 Russian election interference more than two years ago. He initially said he lied to federal agents about his contacts with a Russian diplomat, […]

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European nations accuse Iran of violating nuclear deal

European nations accuse Iran of violating nuclear deal

on January 15, 2020, 8:38 AM / in International News

Britain, France, and Germany on Tuesday formally accused Iran of violating its landmark 2015 nuclear agreement with world powers. The three countries said they still wanted to save the deal on curbing Iran’s nuclear program, rather than joining the U.S. in resuming sanctions. Iran denies its nuclear program is intended to develop weapons. It has rolled back its commitment to […]

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Finally, Someone has figured out how the Constitution Works

on January 15, 2020, 8:35 AM / in National News

A resolution to limit President Trump’s military action against Iran now has enough Republican support to pass the Senate, Democrats pushing the measure said Tuesday. Moderate Republican Sen. Susan Collins (R-Maine) is expected to join three GOP colleagues already backing the resolution — Sens. Todd Young (R-Ind.), Mike Lee (R-Utah), and Rand Paul (R-Ky.) — giving the chamber’s Democrats the […]

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Documents suggest Giuliani associate surveillance of Ukraine ambassador

Documents suggest Giuliani associate surveillance of Ukraine ambassador

on January 15, 2020, 8:31 AM / in Opinion

The House Intelligence Committee on Tuesday released text messages and documents that suggested Ukraine’s top prosecutor offered Lev Parnas, an associate of President Trump’s personal attorney Rudy Giuliani, damaging information about former Vice President Joe Biden as incentive for the Trump administration to recall then-Ambassador Marie Yovanovitch. The evidence suggested that an associate of Parnas sent text messages that appeared […]

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House to vote on sending impeachment case to Senate

House to vote on sending impeachment case to Senate

on January 15, 2020, 8:28 AM / in National News

The House plans to vote Wednesday on sending impeachment charges against President Trump to the Senate for trial, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) said Tuesday. The House approved two articles of impeachment last month involving allegations that Trump abused his power by pressuring Ukraine to investigate Democrats, then tried to obstruct the House’s investigation into the matter. Pelosi held off […]

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Democrats clash over policy, sexism, in final debate before Iowa

Democrats clash over policy, sexism, in final debate before Iowa

on January 15, 2020, 8:23 AM / in National News

Six leading candidates for the Democratic presidential nomination clashed over domestic and foreign policy but jointly criticized President Trump in their Tuesday debate, their last before the Feb. 3 Iowa caucuses launch primary season. Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) stood behind her claim that rival progressive Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) once told her a woman couldn’t beat Trump, and noted that […]

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Florida Carry Wins Lawsuit Against Broward County’s Illegal Gun Laws

Florida Carry Wins Lawsuit Against Broward County’s Illegal Gun Laws

on January 15, 2020, 7:55 AM / in State News

Florida Carry, Inc. has emerged victorious in their lawsuit against Broward County and County Administrator Bertha Henry in which they sought a permanent injunction to protect the rights of law-abiding gun owners from the county’s multiple illegal ordinances that burden nearly all aspects of firearms ownership, use, transfer, and possession. “Broward County has ignored repeated attempts since 2011 by Florida […]

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Unappreciated Crime Costs

Unappreciated Crime Costs

on January 15, 2020, 7:43 AM / in Opinion

By Walter Williams Criminal activity imposes huge costs on black residents in low-income neighborhoods of cities such as Chicago, Baltimore, Detroit, St. Louis, Philadelphia and many others. Thousands of black Americans were murdered in 2019. Over 90% of the time, the perpetrator was also black. Leftists and social justice warriors charge that what blacks have to fear most is being […]

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Apple and Facebook Are Right — No Back Doors

Apple and Facebook Are Right — No Back Doors

on January 15, 2020, 7:33 AM / in Opinion

By Erick Erickson |  The Resurgent The federal government is pushing Apple with iMessage and Facebook with WhatsApp to add “back doors” that governments can use to snoop on people. The government always presents the special and emotional case of terrorists plotting on apps that they cannot get access to. Right now, the government is demanding Apple somehow access the […]

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Quote for Today January 15th

Quote for Today January 15th

on January 15, 2020, 6:00 AM / in History

“I think we have more machinery of government than is necessary, too many parasites living on the labor of the industrious.” –Thomas Jefferson, letter to William Ludlow, 1824

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What’s in the Bank?

What’s in the Bank?

on January 15, 2020, 6:00 AM / in Religion

Let us then approach God’s throne of grace with confidence, so that we may receive mercy and find grace to help us in our time of need. Hebrews 4:16 In the winter of 2009, a large passenger plane made an emergency landing in New York’s Hudson River. The pilot, Captain Chesley Sullenberger, who landed the plane safely with no casualties, […]

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January 15th in History

January 15th in History

on January 15, 2020, 6:00 AM / in History

January 15 is the 15th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. There are 350 days remaining until the end of the year (351 in leap years). Holidays Armed Forces Day (Nigeria) Army Day (India) Christian feast day: Abeluzius (Ethiopian Orthodox Tewahedo Church) Arnold Janssen Ita Macarius of Egypt (Western Christianity) Paul the Hermit January 15 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics) […]

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