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In John Dingell’s departure, a changing of the guard and the end of an old style of power

In John Dingell’s departure, a changing of the guard and the end of an old style of power

on February 25, 2014, 6:26 AM / in National News, News

By Karen Tumulty and Paul Kane, Washington Post In the arc of Rep. John D. Dingell’s storied legislative career, it is easy to discern the fading trajectory of power in Washington over the past six decades. He was the last of the true committee barons, one who muscled for legislative turf and who had been known to pound his gavel […]

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Jackson, Tennessee City Council March Agenda

on February 24, 2014, 8:43 AM / in Local News, News

MARCH 4, 2014 – 9:00 A.M. GEORGE A. SMITH MEETING ROOM I.        CALL TO ORDER. II.       INVOCATION AND PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE TO THE FLAG.           (COUNCILMEMBER RANDY WALLACE) III.       ROLL CALL. IV.      APPROVAL OF THE MINUTES OF THE FEBRUARY 4, 2014, CITY COUNCIL MEETING. V.       INVITATION FOR PUBLIC COMMENT. VI.      PROCLAMATIONS.  VII.     FIRST READING:  1.       Consideration of an ordinance to […]

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Black History Month In a Neutered Society

Black History Month In a Neutered Society

on February 24, 2014, 8:32 AM / in Opinion

Ridin’ the Underground Railroad en route to the Hershey Highway By Rick Biesada It’s Black history month again, and on this auspicious occasion I have noticed a diabolical subject that no Caucasian media darling, or Congress person has the stomach to address. That subject amongst others is race baiting, and nobody in our neutered society has addressed this topic, or […]

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Billboard offends gay community, but is it really controversial?

Billboard offends gay community, but is it really controversial?

on February 24, 2014, 8:25 AM / in National News, News

By Howard Portnoy / Liberty UnYielding Welcome to Round 100,000 of a sparring match that is destined to end never. In this corner is Daniel Mingo, “recovering” homosexual and founder of Abba’s Delight. And in this corner is an estimated 9 million gay Americans, who claim they would rather fight than switch. Scratch that. The going scientific hypothesis among militant gays is […]

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Oh No! Another Black Conservative Republican Running For Office.

Oh No! Another Black Conservative Republican Running For Office.

on February 24, 2014, 8:19 AM / in Opinion

In the tradition of Sarah Palin, black tea party leader Katrina Pierson is a beautiful God, family, country and Constitution loving conservative Republican. Fearless and outspoken, Pierson’s inspiring life story nukes the Democrats’ mythical Republican War on Women. Sad that I even have to go there, Pierson’s skin-color derails the Democrats’ deplorable narrative that Republican equals racist. Pierson is running […]

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WHAT MORE PROOF DO YOU NEED? GOVERNMENT IS ALL ABOUT FORCE!

on February 24, 2014, 8:08 AM / in Opinion

By Michael Gaddy “I am afraid I cannot be of much help with your problem, principally because I cannot imagine that such a question could ever reach the Supreme Court. To begin with, the answer is clear. If there was any constitutional issue resolved by the Civil War, it is that there is no right to secede. (Hence, in the […]

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Sheriff Richard Mack in Jackson

Sheriff Richard Mack in Jackson

on February 24, 2014, 8:01 AM / in Announcements

Help support Senator Mae Beavers reelection and have a great evening! Brochure and Tickets available at: www.TN8TPC.org/sheriffmack.html

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Animal Liberation Forum 2014, March 21-22 (Long Beach, CA) Animal Li

Animal Liberation Forum 2014, March 21-22 (Long Beach, CA) Animal Li

on February 24, 2014, 7:57 AM / in Announcements

ALF (the Animal Liberation Front) is a terrorist organization. This event is taking place in California but you can see from the list of groups attending that they come from all over the U.S. It’s a good idea for anyone with farming or animal businesses to be alert following this conference in case you have some of these groups in […]

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10 things you need to know today February 24th 2014

10 things you need to know today February 24th 2014

on February 24, 2014, 7:37 AM / in National News, News

1. Ukraine’s Parliament gives its leader presidential powers for now Ukranian lawmakers fired the country’s foreign minister and other high-ranking cabinet members on Sunday, dismantling what remained of President Viktor Yanukovych’s government a day after he was pushed out of power. The Parliament also voted to retake ownership of the presidential palace, which Yanukovych had privatized, and granted its speaker, […]

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The War Against Truth

The War Against Truth

on February 24, 2014, 7:26 AM / in Opinion

By Butler Shaffer / LewRockwell.com If you shut up truth, and bury it underground, it will but grow. Emile Zola February 22nd was the 71st anniversary of the murder of Sophie and Hans Scholl and their friend Christopher Probst. They were young people, in their early twenties, who lived in Munich, Germany. They, along with other members of a peaceful, anti-war […]

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Yes, Jesus Would Bake A Cake for a Gay Person

Yes, Jesus Would Bake A Cake for a Gay Person

on February 24, 2014, 7:10 AM / in Opinion

By: Erick Erickson / RedState.com Jesus Christ would absolutely bake a cake for a gay person. He’d bake a cake for a straight person. He’d bake a cake for a girl, a boy, a person who isn’t sure what they are, a black person, a white person — Jesus would bake that cake if it, in  some way large or small, […]

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Draft Bob Beauprez for Colorado Governor

Draft Bob Beauprez for Colorado Governor

on February 24, 2014, 7:02 AM / in Opinion

By: Erick Erickson / RedState.com There are seven people running for the Republican nomination for Governor of Colorado. None of the seven have shown an ability to unite the Colorado GOP. None have shown the ability to win the tough race. None have shown the ability to raise the significant money they will need for a very tough race. None even […]

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Former Supreme Court Justice Wants to Change the Second Amendment for Our “safety and wellbeing”

Former Supreme Court Justice Wants to Change the Second Amendment for Our “safety and wellbeing”

on February 24, 2014, 6:59 AM / in National News, News

By Kimberly Paxton In his new book, Six Amendments: How and Why We Should Change the Constitution, former (thankfully) Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens outlines the six Constitutional Amendments that he would like to see changed. According to the book’s description on his website, Stevens outlines “six specific ways in which the Constitution should be amended in order to protect […]

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EPA Wood-Stove Proposal Prompts Rural Backlash

EPA Wood-Stove Proposal Prompts Rural Backlash

on February 24, 2014, 6:56 AM / in National News, News

By Newsmax Wires A federal proposal to clean up the smoke wafting from wood-burning stoves has sparked a backlash from some rural residents, lawmakers and manufacturers who fear it could close the damper on one of the oldest ways of warming homes on cold winter days. Proposed regulations from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency would significantly reduce the amount of […]

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Why Parents Are “Paranoid” About Common Core

Why Parents Are “Paranoid” About Common Core

on February 24, 2014, 6:50 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

by MICHELLE  MALKIN Original Post This week’s award for Biggest Common Core Jerk goes to Missouri GOP state legislator Mike Lair. Parents, teachers, and administrators who object to the government education-“standards” racket – which usurps local control, impedes academic achievement, and undermines family privacy – have politicians on the defensive. The only response these Fed Ed flacks and hacks have […]

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Obama to ambitious governors: ‘Make yourselves at home’ in White House

Obama to ambitious governors: ‘Make yourselves at home’ in White House

on February 24, 2014, 6:45 AM / in National News, News

Editor’s Notes: Said the spider to the bee By Paige Gance WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Barack Obama invited state governors, some eyeing runs at the presidency in 2016 and beyond, to “make yourselves at home” during a black-tie dinner at the White House on Sunday honoring governors in town for an annual meeting. First lady Michelle Obama was flanked by […]

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A New Tidal Wave of Money Could Decide Senate Races

A New Tidal Wave of Money Could Decide Senate Races

on February 24, 2014, 6:38 AM / in National News, News

By Eric Pianin, Brianna Ehley Just when it seemed there was no limit to what the Koch brothers and others could spend this year to influence the outcome of Senate races, the Supreme Court may rule any day in a case that could blow the lid off the limits on individual contributions to congressional races. It has been four years […]

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A busy week ahead for the Supreme Court

A busy week ahead for the Supreme Court

on February 24, 2014, 6:35 AM / in National News, News

By The Supreme Court could announce some news cases and settle some old cases, and will hear arguments in five cases in what will be a busy last week of February. First, on Monday morning the Court is expected to issues orders from its private conference last Friday. Among the cases the Justices voted on whether to consider in that […]

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Article V Group Ignores States’ Complicity in Federal Power Grab

Article V Group Ignores States’ Complicity in Federal Power Grab

on February 24, 2014, 6:29 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

Of all the misrepresentations often repeated by the pro-Article V constitutional convention proponents, one of the most important is the “states as victims” mantra. For example, on its Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) page, the Convention of States (COS) organization writes: “Washington, D.C., is broken. The federal government is spending this country into the ground, seizing power from the states and […]

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Arkansas lawmakers to vote on funds for alternative to Obamacare

Arkansas lawmakers to vote on funds for alternative to Obamacare

on February 24, 2014, 6:27 AM / in National News, News

By Steve Barnes LITTLE ROCK (Reuters) – Arkansas lawmakers will try once again to provide funding this week for the state’s Private Option medical insurance plan that has drawn interest from other states’ lawmakers, who see it as an alternative to Obamacare. The Arkansas Senate approved the $915 million appropriation for the Private Option plan last week, but the House […]

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