Archive for August 1st, 2021

Gov. Sisolak Sat on a Wall…

Gov. Sisolak Sat on a Wall…

on August 1, 2021, 8:40 AM / in State News

(Chuck Muth) – Article 19, Section 2 of the Nevada CONSTITUTION says that citizen initiative petitions calling for changes in state law “SHALL” be placed on the ballot by the Nevada Secretary of State for voters to vote up or down in the next election. But Democrat Gov. Steve Sisolak doesn’t want just such an initiative – a massive tax hike qualified by […]

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Tidal wave of lawsuits coming against dangerous vaccine mandates

on August 1, 2021, 8:38 AM / in National News

I hope this goes FAR & WIDE – the legal action taking place against this FAUX Vaccine being given Emergency classification. Watch and listen to this attorney (who used to be PRO the Jab) and what he has to say to Mike Adams (The Health Ranger).   Jackie Juntti idzrus@earthlink.net     https://www.brighteon.com/5abe8b87-53bf-4483-96ca-0e76d8868a4a     Tidal wave of lawsuits coming […]

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Porker of the Month:  Rep. Peter DeFazio

Porker of the Month: Rep. Peter DeFazio

on August 1, 2021, 8:36 AM / in National News

Citizens Against Government Waste (CAGW) has named House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee Chairman  Peter DeFazio (D-Ore.) Porker of the Month for introducing the wasteful and earmark-loaded INVEST in America Act.  Rep. DeFazio led the effort to pass this exorbitantly expensive $715 billion transportation bill, in which less than half of the money allocated is for traditional infrastructure. The bill contains […]

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Community Reaction: Forrest remains on the way to Columbia

Community Reaction: Forrest remains on the way to Columbia

on August 1, 2021, 8:31 AM / in Opinion, State News

Story by Mike Christen | The Daily Herald As Maury County prepares for the imminent arrival of Nathan Bedford Forrest’s remains and those of his wife Mary Ann Montgomery to the region, community members are weighing-in on the conversation. Forrest was a prominent Confederate Army general during the Civil War and the first Grand Wizard of the Ku Klux Klan from 1867 to 1869 before ultimately […]

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Majority Of Unvaccinated Americans Say They Don’t Want The Shot

Majority Of Unvaccinated Americans Say They Don’t Want The Shot

on August 1, 2021, 7:40 AM / in National News

The Daily Caller A Tuesday poll indicated that most unvaccinated Americans are not planning to take the vaccine due to doubts on the overall safety of the shots as well as the potential side effects. An Associated Press-NORC poll released said that 11% of the unvaccinated respondents asked would “definitely” get the coronavirus vaccine, with 34% saying they “definitely won’t,” The Associated Press reported. The […]

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‘Biden Absolutely Declared Victory Too Soon’: Leana Wen Says CDC Dropped The Ball By Not Requiring Proof Of Vaccination

‘Biden Absolutely Declared Victory Too Soon’: Leana Wen Says CDC Dropped The Ball By Not Requiring Proof Of Vaccination

on August 1, 2021, 7:36 AM / in Opinion

This is our attempt of giving both sides……. Editor’s Note The Daily Caller Public health expert Leana Wen said that President Biden “declared victory too soon” over the coronavirus pandemic. Wen said that the virus had continued to spread in part because the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) dropped mask mandates without recommending a proof of vaccination, Yahoo […]

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New Mexico House Democrat Resigns Amid Criminal Probe Into Racketeering, Money-Laundering

New Mexico House Democrat Resigns Amid Criminal Probe Into Racketeering, Money-Laundering

on August 1, 2021, 7:17 AM / in State News

BY TOM OZIMEK | EPOCH TIMES New Mexico House Majority Leader Sheryl Williams Stapleton, a Democrat, resigned Friday amid a criminal probe involving allegations that include money laundering and racketeering, according to reports. Stapleton announced her resignation in a July 30 letter, obtained by The Paper, to the Secretary of State Maggie Toulouse Oliver, in which she “unequivocally” denied the allegations. “This is a decision that […]

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Walt Disney, Walmart Mandate COVID-19 Vaccine for US Employees, Alter Mask Policy

Walt Disney, Walmart Mandate COVID-19 Vaccine for US Employees, Alter Mask Policy

on August 1, 2021, 7:12 AM / in National News

BY LORENZ DUCHAMPS |  EPOCH TIMES The Walt Disney Company and Walmart announced a new policy on Friday that will require nearly every employee working for the company in the United States to be vaccinated against the CCP virus. Disney’s new measure will give both salaried and non-union hourly employees across the nation 60 days to be compliant, the company said in a statement. Newly hired […]

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Missed debt ceiling deadline kicks off high-stakes fight

on August 1, 2021, 6:51 AM / in National News

BY SYLVAN LANE | The Hill The legal limit on how much debt the U.S. government can owe was reimposed Sunday, kicking off a high-stakes battle over federal spending with dire implications for global financial markets. A two-year deal to suspend the debt ceiling lapsed at midnight following inaction from Congress and President Biden to give the U.S. more borrowing authority. The Treasury […]

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Senate infrastructure talks spill over into rare Sunday session

on August 1, 2021, 6:47 AM / in National News

BY JORDAIN CARNEY | The Hill The Senate is poised to hold a rare Sunday session as a bipartisan group of lawmakers try to finish up the text of their infrastructure bill. The bipartisan group had hoped to unveil legislation on Saturday, and the Senate convened at 11 a.m. and sat on standby for more than 10 hours as behind-the-scenes negotiations continued. […]

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New mask guidelines trigger backlash

New mask guidelines trigger backlash

on August 1, 2021, 6:42 AM / in National News

BY PETER SULLIVAN  | The Hill The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC) new mask guidance is spurring confusion and backlash as the country tries to respond to the shifting threat of the delta variant. Many public health experts called the CDC prudent for recommending that even fully vaccinated Americans should wear masks in indoor public places in areas of the […]

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Virginia County School Board Votes Against Implementing State’s Required Transgender Policies

Virginia County School Board Votes Against Implementing State’s Required Transgender Policies

on August 1, 2021, 6:38 AM / in State News

By Landon Mion |  TownHall A Virginia county school board elected not to enact transgender policies mandated by the state that looked to “address common issues regarding transgender students.” The Augusta County School Board called a special meeting Thursday to vote on whether it would change its policies in order to reflect transgender policies required by the Virginia Department of […]

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Ignore the hysteria: It’s time to move past COVID, America

Ignore the hysteria: It’s time to move past COVID, America

on August 1, 2021, 6:32 AM / in Opinion

By Post Editorial Board | The New York Post Team Biden sure threw the nation into a state of confusion last week with its scary, flip-flopping COVID rhetoric, but Americans should rest assured: America’s pandemic is over, slain by Operation Warp Speed. Yes, COVID will still take lives, but it’s simply not a major threat to people with immunity, whether natural or from […]

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Ex-NYC councilman and retired priest accused of sexually assaulting minor in 1970s

Ex-NYC councilman and retired priest accused of sexually assaulting minor in 1970s

on August 1, 2021, 6:28 AM / in State News

By Patrick Reilly | The New York Post Retired priest and former New York City Councilman Louis Gigante was slapped with a lawsuit that accused him of sexually assaulting a 9-year-old boy in the 1970s in a Bible study course. Gigante, whose brother was mob boss Vincent “The Chin,” allegedly forced the kid to perform oral sex at St. Athanasius Church […]

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America’s “Days of Rage”: The Extensive Left-Wing Bombings & Domestic Terrorism of the 1970s

America’s “Days of Rage”: The Extensive Left-Wing Bombings & Domestic Terrorism of the 1970s

on August 1, 2021, 6:00 AM / in History, Opinion

Written by Sam Jacobs  |  Ammo.com As the summer of 2020 dawned, left-wing radical groups began rioting and taking over parts of America’s cities. While this specific form of left-wing violence is new, left-wing violence itself is far from new in the United States. Indeed, one of the most hidden and concealed parts of recent American history is the extensive left-wing violence that began in […]

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Colonel Baldwin Meets Mr. Lincoln

Colonel Baldwin Meets Mr. Lincoln

on August 1, 2021, 6:00 AM / in History

By John M. Taylor   |   Abbeville Institute This essay is Chapter 13 in Mr. Taylor’s Union At All Costs: From Confederation to Consolidation(2016). “I supported President Lincoln. I believed his war policy would be the only way to save the country, but I see my mistake. I visited Washington a few weeks ago, and I saw the corruption of the present administration—and […]

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August 1st in History

August 1st in History

on August 1, 2021, 6:00 AM / in History

August 1 is the 213th day of the year (214th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 152 days remaining until the end of the year. This date is slightly more likely to fall on a Monday, Wednesday or Saturday (58 in 400 years each) than on Thursday or Friday (57), and slightly less likely to occur on […]

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WHY PROPERTY RIGHTS MATTER – PROSPERITY – STABILITY – FREEDOM

WHY PROPERTY RIGHTS MATTER – PROSPERITY – STABILITY – FREEDOM

on August 1, 2021, 6:00 AM / in History, Opinion

by Tom DeWeese There is an all out assault taking place in nearly every community against private property ownership. It’s being perpetrated at every level of government and funded by taxpayer grants. Yet few property owners raise objections, mainly because today most don’t have the basic understanding of the right of property ownership and its vital place in preserving our […]

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Herman Melville’s classic novel Moby Dick, 1851

Herman Melville’s classic novel Moby Dick, 1851

on August 1, 2021, 6:00 AM / in History

“There she blows!” cried the lookout, sighting the great white whale, Moby Dick. The classic book, Moby Dick, was written by New England author Herman Melville, published in1851. In the novel, Captain Ahab, driven by revenge, sailed the seas to capture this great white whale who had bitten off his leg in a previous encounter. The crew of Captain Ahab’s ship, the Pequod, included: -Ishmael, the teller of the tale, which begins the line: […]

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