Archive for August 8th, 2020

Corona 19 Virus Study

Corona 19 Virus Study

on August 8, 2020, 9:52 PM / in Announcements

Is there someone who has been diagnosed and suffered through and recovered from the corona virus 2019 who would be willing to discuss your personal experience with having it? Please contact us at info@thejacksonpress.org and we will respond back to you as soon as we can.

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August 2020 Primary Results

August 2020 Primary Results

on August 8, 2020, 7:45 AM / in Opinion, State News

Tennessee Firearms Association Legislative Action Committee financially supported a number of candidates in the August 2020 state primaries. As one might expect, several of the candidates who were supported prevailed and are now campaigning for the November 2020 general election. At the same time, some of the candidates TFALAC supported ran vigorous and difficult races but did not prevail (although […]

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Winners and losers in Tennessee legislative races

Winners and losers in Tennessee legislative races

on August 8, 2020, 7:42 AM / in Opinion, State News

 By Erik Schelzig  |  TNJ Republican Reps. Matthew Hill, Micah Van Huss, and Rick Tillis were ousted in Thursday’s primaries, as was Democratic Rep. Rick Staples. Here is an update to our comprehensive guide to contested primaries for the state Tennessee General Assembly. (Winners are in red. Incumbents are listed in italics. Open seats are in bold.) District Party Name City Senate […]

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Ross Rant August 5th 2020

on August 8, 2020, 6:57 AM / in Opinion

This is just a sample of the other morning’s tirade. Rutgers English Dept has now decreed that proper English pronunciation and grammar are racist. Huh? They are back to the black English mantra of a few years ago. And they then expect the students to come out able to write and speak properly to get a good job??? NYT staff […]

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The Jackson Police Department needs assistance locating a suspect in a homicide.

The Jackson Police Department needs assistance locating a suspect in a homicide.

on August 8, 2020, 6:42 AM / in Local News

On 08/07/2020 at 3:19pm officers with the Jackson Police Department responded to a stabbing at the corner of S. Fairgrounds Street and Scott Street.  Officers found a white female with a laceration to her neck.  EMS responded but the female died at the scene as a result of her injuries. Sandra Gayton has been identified as the suspect.  The Jackson […]

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Very important. Dennis Prager

on August 8, 2020, 6:40 AM / in Opinion

Got this from a friend, please watch & share this video, it’s imperative for people who are being lied to constantly to know the truth. #146 Fireside Chat. Very important. https://www.prageru.com/video/ep-146-the-left-is-weaponizing-medicine/ Short, logical, well presented videos on a variety of topics… https://www.prageru.com/ https://vaccinetruth.org   My sporadic blog…:  http://prevailingpatriot.blogspot.com/ “In times of universal deceit, speaking the truth is a revolutionary act.” […]

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Coronavirus deal key to Republicans protecting Senate majority

Coronavirus deal key to Republicans protecting Senate majority

on August 8, 2020, 6:19 AM / in National News

Vulnerable Republicans up for reelection are facing high unemployment and serious budget shortfalls in their home states, giving White House negotiators and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) more incentive to cut a relief deal to protect their Senate majority. Talks between Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin, White House chief of staff Mark Meadows and Democratic leaders fell apart Friday afternoon, but Senate Republicans are still […]

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False Claims And Objections From Senators Stall Immigration Bill On Green Card Backlog

False Claims And Objections From Senators Stall Immigration Bill On Green Card Backlog

on August 8, 2020, 6:03 AM / in National News

An immigration reform bill that seeks to address green card backlogs was stalled Wednesday in the Senate after Republican Florida Sen. Rick Scott objected to the bill, following negotiations between Republican Utah Sen. Mike Lee and Democratic Illinois Sen. Dick Durbin. The contentious debate revolved around the Fairness for High-Skilled Immigrants Act (S.386), which Lee introduced in the Senate in 2019. The […]

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August 8th in History

August 8th in History

on August 8, 2020, 6:00 AM / in History

August 8 is the 220th day of the year (221st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 145 days remaining until the end of the year. Holidays Christian Feast Day: Cyriacus Dominic de Guzmán, founder of the Dominican Order. Hormisdas Largus Mary MacKillop Smaragdus (and companions) August 8 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics) Earliest day on which Children’s Day can […]

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