Archive for August 31st, 2022

Gov. Bill Lee Announces More than 600 Applications for Tennessee’s Education Savings Account Program: ‘We’re Just Getting Started’

Gov. Bill Lee Announces More than 600 Applications for Tennessee’s Education Savings Account Program: ‘We’re Just Getting Started’

on August 31, 2022, 8:00 AM / in State News

The Tennessee Star More than 600 applications for Tennessee’s new Education Savings Account (ESA) Program have been filed by Tennessee families, Governor Bill Lee (R) announced Thursday in a video message. “We’ve been working overtime to get the ESA program up and running for this school year,” Lee said, adding: Today we’ve received more than 600 applications from Tennessee families. Nearly 60 […]

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And Now, the Left Moves to Normalize Pedophilia

And Now, the Left Moves to Normalize Pedophilia

on August 31, 2022, 7:53 AM / in National News

By Robert Spencer  |  Front Page This has been coming for years. It isn’t as if we weren’t warned. Many people have observed for years now that the total exclusion of morality from the public square, and the refusal to declare that any behavior was wrong in itself, would lead to the normalization of all manner of abhorrent behavior. Such […]

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Intelligence Official Who Claimed Hunter’s Laptop Was ‘Russian Disinformation’ Appointed To Intelligence Advisory Board

on August 31, 2022, 7:48 AM / in National News

Jeremy Bash, one of over 50 senior intelligence officials who signed a letter prior to the 2020 election suggesting the Hunter Biden laptop story was ‘Russian disinformation’ has been named as a key member of President Biden’s Intelligence Advisory Board. An announcement for Bash’s appointment was published on the White House website late last week. The White House cites his past credentials […]

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Washington State Capitol Buzz August 31, 2022

Washington State Capitol Buzz August 31, 2022

on August 31, 2022, 7:45 AM / in State News

AGRICULTURE & WATER $4.7M awarded for specialty crop research in Washington (The Center Square) Central WA farmworkers weigh in on heat protection efforts (Crosscut) CANNABIS Marijuana use is outpacing cigarette use for the first time on record (NPR/OPB) CORONAVIRUS Free COVID tests going away, federal government says (The Seattle Times) COURTS (STATE) WA Supreme Court to hear the validity of […]

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The Sore Loserman of Nevada?

The Sore Loserman of Nevada?

on August 31, 2022, 7:44 AM / in State News

(Chuck Muth) – When they refused to concede they’d lost the 2000 presidential race, Democrats Al Gore and Joe Lieberman earned the nickname “Sore Loserman.” Now, I know a lot of you support Joey Gilbert.  I like the guy, too.  He was one of the FEW politicians in Nevada who had the cojones to get in the face of Democrat Gov. Steve Sisolak during the COVID shutdowns. But he lost […]

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Surging Job Openings Foreclose Hopes of Labor Market Cooling

Surging Job Openings Foreclose Hopes of Labor Market Cooling

on August 31, 2022, 7:40 AM / in National News

The number of open jobs in the United States rose in July, defying predictions that vacancies would fall for a fourth straight month and dashing hopes that the Federal Reserve’s monetary policy tightening had already throttled demand for labor. We already knew that U.S. employers were urgently seeking workers in July thanks to the blowout payroll figure. A jaw-dropping 528,000 […]

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Murdered Texas teacher Shereena Ann Webster body found by 5-year-old daughter

Murdered Texas teacher Shereena Ann Webster body found by 5-year-old daughter

on August 31, 2022, 7:37 AM / in State News

A man allegedly murdered his ex-girlfriend, who was a beloved Texas teacher, and left her body behind for the woman’s 5-year-old daughter to find, police said. Shereena Ann Webster, 36, was shot to death, allegedly by her 32-year-old former lover Erik Mitchell Rivas, in her Amarillo home in the early morning hours of Aug. 18 while the five-year-old was in […]

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Biden Says The Military Can Obliterate The Second Amendment

on August 31, 2022, 7:21 AM / in National News

President Joe Biden said Tuesday while in Pennsylvania that “brave right wing Americans” who claim the Second Amendment is meant to fight back against a tyrannical government would be obliterated by the military. Biden was speaking in Wilkes-Barre while promoting gun control and bolstering police forces across the nation. Biden pushed for a federal ban on so-called “assault weapons” and […]

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Taiwan forces fire at drones flying over island near China

on August 31, 2022, 7:16 AM / in International News

Taiwan’s military fired warning shots at drones from China flying over its outposts just off the Chinese coastline, underscoring heightened tensions and the self-ruled island’s resolve to respond to new provocations. Taiwan’s forces said in a statement that troops took the action on Tuesday after drones were found hovering over the Kinmen island group. Dadan, one of the islands where a drone […]

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MCRP September Meeting!

MCRP September Meeting!

on August 31, 2022, 7:08 AM / in Local News

Madison County Republican Party September Meeting Monday September 12th 11:30 A.M. Rock’n Dough Our guest speakers will be Senator Ed Jackson Jr. and State Representative Chris Todd. The topics will include a legislative review and campaign updates.

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Student loans, Biden’s record, soul of nation͏‌ ͏‌ ͏‌

Student loans, Biden’s record, soul of nation͏‌ ͏‌ ͏‌

on August 31, 2022, 7:07 AM / in Opinion

UPDATE: I gained 4 paid subscribers over the weekend for a total of 543. Only 457 to go to reach my goal. I hope you’ll become a premium subscriber. This is a link to gift a one-year subscription for your friends here. Need a speaker? Email: gary@garyvarvel.com Government has nothing to give anyone except what it takes from someone else. On Thursday, President Biden […]

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AG Garland stomps his foot down…..

AG Garland stomps his foot down…..

on August 31, 2022, 7:01 AM / in National News

Attorney General Merrick Garland on Tuesday changed longstanding Justice Department policy to try to avert appearances and public accusations of political bias and activism by employees under his jurisdiction. He banned all department political appointees from participating in campaign events in any form. “We must do all we can to maintain public trust and ensure that politics — both in fact and […]

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Biden, nasty Senate race put Pennsylvania in spotlight

Biden, nasty Senate race put Pennsylvania in spotlight

on August 31, 2022, 6:52 AM / in National News

By Alexis Simendinger & Al Weaver | The Hill President Biden took his 2022 midterm roadshow on Tuesday to Pennsylvania, a key battleground, where he laid out his latest argument for Democrats to retain hold of Congress in moving ahead — combating crime and gun control — as the party’s chances have increased in recent weeks. Biden, who has seen his […]

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Family of Marine killed in Afghanistan file second lawsuit against Alec Baldwin

Family of Marine killed in Afghanistan file second lawsuit against Alec Baldwin

on August 31, 2022, 6:45 AM / in National News

The widow and sisters of a US marine killed in Afghanistan during the military’s chaotic departure from the country in 2021 are again suing actor Alec Baldwin for at least $25 million, claiming he exposed them to online vitriol after the actor accused one of the women of being a Jan. 6 insurrectionist. The federal suit was filed in the […]

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Ex-transgender Teen Recounts ‘Horrifying’ Experience of Transition, Surgery

Ex-transgender Teen Recounts ‘Horrifying’ Experience of Transition, Surgery

on August 31, 2022, 6:38 AM / in National News

By Brad Jones |  Epoch Times Chloe Cole was 15 years old when she agreed to let a “gender-affirming” surgeon remove her healthy breasts—a life-altering decision she now deeply regrets. Her “brutal” transition to male from female was anything but the romanticized “gender journey” that transgender activists and medical professionals had portrayed, she told The Epoch Times. “It’s a little creepy to call it […]

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August 31st in History

August 31st in History

on August 31, 2022, 6:00 AM / in History

August 31 is the 243rd day of the year (244th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 122 days remaining until the end of the year. Holidays Baloch-Pakhtun Unity Day (Balochs and Pashtuns) Christian feast day: Aidan of Lindisfarne Raymond Nonnatus August 31 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics) Day of Solidarity and Freedom (Poland) Independence Day, celebrates the independence of […]

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Fact Check: The Founding Fathers *DID* Know About Repeating Rifles

Fact Check: The Founding Fathers *DID* Know About Repeating Rifles

on August 31, 2022, 6:00 AM / in History

by Logan Metesh | AmmoLand.com Many people try to claim that the Founding Fathers couldn’t have conceived of repeating rifles when they drafted the Second Amendment to the Bill of Rights. However, the story of Joseph Belton and his correspondence with the Continental Congress proves otherwise. If you’d prefer to watch and learn, the video I made below details the entire event. […]

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The Monster Lincoln: The Lies My Schools Taught Me By Paul H. Belz

on August 31, 2022, 6:00 AM / in History

A simple exert from the book In 1831, long before the War between the States, South Carolina Senator John C. Calhoun said: “Stripped of all its covering, the naked question is, whether ours is a federal or consolidated government: a constitutional or absolute one; a government resting solidly on the basis of the sovereignty of the States, or on the […]

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