Archive for August 3rd, 2021

Our Aging Senators Crush on Hot New Infrastructure Bill

on August 3, 2021, 8:45 AM / in National News

The infrastructure bill has introduced a novel term into federal legislation. In tallying up how much money each state is entitled to for broadband subsidies, the bill says that states will be evaluated based on the numbers of incarcerated people, people who cannot speak English, veterans, disabled folk, and racial and ethnic minorities—the usual litany of the favored in federal […]

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CDC: 11,940 DEAD 618,648 Injuries and 1,175 Unborn Babies DEAD Following COVID-19 Shots

CDC: 11,940 DEAD 618,648 Injuries and 1,175 Unborn Babies DEAD Following COVID-19 Shots

on August 3, 2021, 8:43 AM / in International News

by Brian Shilhavy | Editor, Health Impact News According to the most recent stats released by the CDC this past Friday, their Vaccine Adverse Event Reporting System (VAERS) now has recorded twice as many deaths following the non-FDA approved experimental COVID-19 shots during the past 8 months, than deaths recorded following ALL FDA approved vaccines for the past 30 years. In […]

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Explaining The Debt Limit And Why Congress Will Likely Raise It Again

on August 3, 2021, 8:31 AM / in National News

The national debt limit is again up for debate on Capitol Hill. So, what exactly is it? Essentially, it’s a limit established by Congress on how much total debt the U.S. government can have. The debt limit, or debt ceiling, is a fixed number, which means from time to time Congress needs to vote to raise or suspend it. If […]

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AP: Lee won’t incentivize COVID-19 shots, but farmers get state money for cattle vaccines

AP: Lee won’t incentivize COVID-19 shots, but farmers get state money for cattle vaccines

on August 3, 2021, 8:29 AM / in State News

By Erik Schelzig Gov. Bill Lee has refused to offer incentives for Tennesseans to get vaccinated against COVID-19, but the Republican’s administration has paid nearly a half-million dollars to farmers to encourage them to inoculate their cattle, according to a report by Travis Loller of the Associated Press. Tennessee’s Herd Health Program was launched in 2019 under Lee, whose family cattle business, […]

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When Cal Stepped Up

on August 3, 2021, 8:16 AM / in History

Good morning, it’s Tuesday, Aug. 3, 2021. Ninety-eight years ago today, Calvin Coolidge took the oath of office upon the death of Warren G. Harding. It was a most unusual presidential swearing-in, and certainly the most private. “On the night of August 2, 1923, I was awakened by my father coming up the stairs, calling my name,” Coolidge wrote in his […]

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The Tennessee Star Daily Tuesday, August 03

on August 3, 2021, 8:11 AM / in State News

Good morning everyone! We have an absolute ripper of a lineup today! In fact, you might want to take a quick moment to top off your coffee right now – because once you start in on today’s headlines, you’re not going to want to stop! Ready? Here’s what’s making news today! – Tennessee May Need Special Session to Deal With […]

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Simone Biles wins bronze, Justin Bieber offers support

Simone Biles wins bronze, Justin Bieber offers support

on August 3, 2021, 8:10 AM / in Religion

By Dr. Jim Denison Simone Biles won bronze in the Olympic balance beam final today, earning her seventh career Olympic medal. A week earlier, she took herself out of several competitions to focus on her mental health, a decision that made global headlines. Pop star Justin Bieber made similar news in 2017 when he canceled the remaining dates of his Purpose tour to […]

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Walking with Jesus

on August 3, 2021, 7:44 AM / in Religion

Therefore, since we are surrounded by such a great cloud of witnesses, let us throw off everything that hinders and the sin that so easily entangles. Hebrews12:1 Lean food rations, waterproof boots, and a map are some of the essentials carried by hikers on the John Muir Trail. The John Muir Trail is a 211-mile path in the western United […]

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Madison County Republican Party August Meeting!

Madison County Republican Party August Meeting!

on August 3, 2021, 7:01 AM / in Announcements

Larry Lowrance MCRP Chairman Madison County Republican Party August Meeting Monday August 9th 11:30 A.M. Rock’n Dough Our guest speaker will be Kim Tedford Jackson-Madison County Regional Health Department Director

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Property Rights Versus Human Rights

on August 3, 2021, 6:58 AM / in Opinion

Many people are deploying the talking points that vaccine passports can be required by businesses, because something-something-something property rights. But the logic underpinning that assertion is not unassailable. For instance: Say, I’m a business owner. And say you walk onto my property. Do I get to saw off an arm if you’re in my hardware store? Do I get to […]

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New Polls Show Liz Cheney in Deeper Trouble Than Ever

New Polls Show Liz Cheney in Deeper Trouble Than Ever

on August 3, 2021, 6:51 AM / in State News

Two new polls show that Representative Liz Cheney’s mask has been removed and her cover as a conservative Republican is blown: in polling data provided to the Washington Examiner on Friday, over three-quarters of Wyoming Republicans said they will not vote for her in next year’s primary. In another poll released last week by McLaughlin & Associates, more than half of those polled describe her as […]

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Cuomo Urges Businesses to Switch to “Vaccine-only” Admission

Cuomo Urges Businesses to Switch to “Vaccine-only” Admission

on August 3, 2021, 6:48 AM / in State News

Veronika Kyrylenko Democratic New York Governor Andrew Cuomo urged private businesses in the state to adopt a “vaccine-only admission” and allow entry exclusively to patrons that verify their vaccination status, while admitting his office lacks legal standing to declare a sweeping statewide mandate. Since the “purely voluntary system” of vaccination has reached its limits, as New York Mayor Bill de Blasio put it, […]

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Governments Lie

Governments Lie

on August 3, 2021, 6:36 AM / in Opinion

H/T to Larry For libertarians – and even many non-libertarians – it’s not shocking to discover that a US Administration lies and deceives the electorate. For government on all levels, lying to the American people is as American as apple pie. Sometimes the liars are held to account for their deception, but most often they are not. Watching these early […]

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August 3rd in History

August 3rd in History

on August 3, 2021, 6:00 AM / in History

August 3 is the 215th day of the year (216th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 150 days remaining until the end of the year. Holidays Christian feast day: Gamaliel (finding of relics, in Roman Martyrology) Lydia of Thyatira Nicodemus Olaf II of Norway (Translation of the relic) Stephen (Discovery of the relic) Waltheof of Melrose Joanna, […]

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