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An Invite from the President

An Invite from the President

on April 10, 2013, 8:04 AM / in National News, News

(Editor’s Note: The President will not actually be there….) The Office of Intergovernmental Affairs invites you to a call with the National Economic Council on Wednesday, April 10, at 3:30 p.m. EDT to discuss President Obama’s Fiscal Year 2014 Budget and his plan to make critical investments to strengthen the middle class, create jobs, and grow the economy while continuing […]

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North Korea Leans Toward Brink of War

North Korea Leans Toward Brink of War

on April 10, 2013, 7:40 AM / in National News, News

Editor’s Note: In 2000, I wrote about the most dangerous countries in the world in regards to the United States of America…. North Korea and China were tops on the list… not Iraq, or Syria or Libia or even Africa. That was ignored as usual. By Joseph Klein In its continuing escalation of threats and psychological warfare, North Korea warned […]

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Gay Marriage: About the Children Whether We Like It or Not

on April 10, 2013, 7:27 AM / in National News, News

By: Thomas Crown Two of the more interesting (where “interesting” is a euphemism for “horrifying”) aspects of the debate over gay “marriage” are inexorably intertwined: the decision by the movement’s backers to pretend that there is no strong connection between marriage and children (this is overwhelmingly done by those who do not have children) and a separate but related track […]

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BREAKING: Sources Report Senate Republicans Caving on Guns

BREAKING: Sources Report Senate Republicans Caving on Guns

on April 10, 2013, 7:24 AM / in National News, News

By: Erick Erickson Sources inside the Senate tell me that the Republican Conference is scared to death of the tactics of Senators Lee, Cruz and Paul – that it is supposedly putting them in a tough spot. Several of the Republicans are using the Manchin-Toomey compromise plan as an excuse to cave on the gun filibuster.  They claim that Senators […]

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Border Blackout

Border Blackout

on April 10, 2013, 6:57 AM / in National News, News

Compare todays’ wild PRO-ILLEGALS – No Borders crowd to the Wild Abolitionists of Lincoln’s days. Neither of them care about the people involved – they themselves will do NOTHING other than force everyone else to do what they say – regardless of the HARM their demands cause to everyone. The rabid Abolitionists of Lincolns Day did NOT want the Negro’s […]

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West Tennessee Regional Chapter April 11, 2013 Meeting

on April 10, 2013, 6:44 AM / in Local News, News

We will hold our March Stated Meeting Thursday, April 11, 2013 at Brooks Shaw and Sons Old Country Store,  located in the Casey Jones Village, Jackson, TN. Our room will be available for those who wish to share a meal and fellowship at 5:30 P.M. The Meeting Proper will begin at 7:00 P.M. after a brief report about current Legislation. […]

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Labor, Poverty and Welfare

Labor, Poverty and Welfare

on April 10, 2013, 6:41 AM / in Local News, National News, News, State News

WASHINGTON (AP) — After a full year of fruitless job hunting, Natasha Baebler just gave up. She’d already abandoned hope of getting work in her field, working with the disabled. But she couldn’t land anything else, either — not even a job interview at a telephone call center. Until she feels confident enough to send out resumes again, she’ll get […]

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Super Chevy Show Returns this weekend to Memphis International Raceway April 12, 13 & 14

on April 10, 2013, 6:33 AM / in NASCAR, Sports

Memphis International Raceway is the place to be this weekend for the Super Chevy Show.  After a phenomenal return to the series in 2012 when Memphis International Raceway (MIR) hosted one of the largest Super Chevy Show event in the series, MIR is counting on Super Chevy Show fans and participants in the Mid-South to break last year’s historic records […]

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Memphis International Raceway Announces Partnership with King Cotton

Memphis International Raceway Announces Partnership with King Cotton

on April 10, 2013, 6:27 AM / in NASCAR, Sports

Memphis International Raceway (MIR) is thrilled to announce King Cotton as a valued partner through the 2013 racing season.  King Cotton Foods is widely known as the producer of the “Original Southern Dog.” Founded in 1935 by Nat Buring, King Cotton brand meats are as much a part of Memphis and the Mid-South as the Mississippi River and Beale Street.  […]

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Should Gay Marriage Be Legal?

Should Gay Marriage Be Legal?

on April 10, 2013, 6:18 AM / in News, Opinion

A Poll From NEWSMAX: The Supreme Court is currently considering legalizing same-sex marriage as a constitutional right. Newsmax is conducting an urgent online poll about gay marriage. Newsmax will provide the results of this poll to major media outlets. Newsmax’s results also will be shared with popular radio talk-show hosts across America. Newsmax reports have been cited by major outlets, […]

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Sen. Brian Kelsey’s Bait and Switch on Gun Control

on April 10, 2013, 6:07 AM / in Local News, News, State News

Written by  Lesley Swann Senator Brian Kelsey is at it again, trying to deceive Tennesseans on the 2nd Amendment right to keep and bear arms.  After Kelsey’s circus-worthy constitutional gymnastics in favor of the federal government’s supposed power to take Tennesseans’ firearms away as he worked frantically to kill SB250, he now says he wants to protect Tennesseans’ right to […]

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Tennessee Drone Bill Vote on Thursday

Tennessee Drone Bill Vote on Thursday

on April 10, 2013, 6:01 AM / in Local News, News, State News

SB0796, sponsored by Sen. Mae Beavers to provide strict regulation for the use of drones in Tennessee will go to the full senate for a vote on Thursday, April 11. Its companion bill HB0591 sponsored by Rep. James Van Huss has made it to the House Calendar and Rules Committee and will be heard on Wednesday, April 10 and is […]

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PETA Plans to Fly Drones That Would ‘Stalk Hunters’

PETA Plans to Fly Drones That Would ‘Stalk Hunters’

on April 9, 2013, 4:14 PM / in National News, News

  By Jason Koebler Original Post People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals is actively shopping for a drone that would “stalk hunters,” the organization said Monday. The group says it will “soon have some impressive new weapons at its disposal to combat those who gun down deer and doves” and that it is “shopping for one or more drone aircraft […]

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Universal Background Checks And Other Items

Universal Background Checks And Other Items

on April 9, 2013, 8:33 AM / in National News, News

Are you OK with the federal government keeping a database on all gun sales and transfers, even between family members? Do you favor tighter background checks of gun purchasers? Well, the National Rifle Association seems to be OK with doing just that. The National Association for Gun Rights sent out an alert/fund-raising email last Friday and in it accused the […]

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Lincoln might be considered a racist today

on April 9, 2013, 8:20 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

I read this in Sundays Star Telegram and sent the author an email encouraging him to read *The Un-Civil War* by Mike Scruggs to get an even better perspective on the lies that have become history about Lincoln.  I am just past the half way point of this book right now and I tell you that the dirty behind the […]

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Tennessee Firearms Association BUSHMASTER AR15 GIVEAWAY!!

Tennessee Firearms Association BUSHMASTER AR15 GIVEAWAY!!

on April 9, 2013, 8:11 AM / in Local News, News, State News

TFA is giving away a BUSHMASTER AR15 to advance the effort to resist Barack Obama, the federal government and even a few in Tennessee state government who are determined to destroy your 2nd Amendment rights!! Sign up now!  Giveaway enrollment ends April 28, 2013!! You do not have to be a TFA member to participate – but we would appreciate […]

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Are We All Vegans Now?

Are We All Vegans Now?

on April 9, 2013, 8:07 AM / in National News, News

Claiming that vegetarianism is just about to break through, this time is a classic animal liberationist tactic to peer-pressure omnivores into giving up their milk, bacon, and eggs. We covered a story last week that said all the cool pre-tweens were going veggie—a report that was full of more holes than Swiss cheese. Now the Voice of America claims that […]

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Lady Thatcher

Lady Thatcher

on April 9, 2013, 8:05 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

Inspiration “Great Britain and the world have lost a great leader. … Lady [Margaret] Thatcher now takes her place in history alongside Sir Winston Churchill, the Duke of Wellington and all the other great British heroes who defeated enemies of their island nation. An intrepid warrior for freedom and human dignity, Prime Minister Thatcher stood with her ‘noble friend,’ President […]

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News and Comments from Around the Nation

on April 9, 2013, 7:57 AM / in National News, News

Ron Paul Politico’d As an establishment site, the warmongering Politico has always hated and feared Ron Paul. Here is their latest attack, within the context of a broader article. First, they associate Ron with traditional libertarianism, which they describe as “pro-pot, pro-porn, pro-pacifist.” Needless to say, Ron has never used pot nor porn, but he does believe in the individual’s […]

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Tennessee legislative briefs

Tennessee legislative briefs

on April 9, 2013, 7:26 AM / in Local News, News, State News

The Commerical Appeals Report from last night Legislators approve vote on tax ban Tennesseans will vote in 2014 whether to amend the state constitution to explicitly ban a state or local tax on earned income. The House of Representatives gave final legislative approval Monday night to the constitutional amendment resolution, sending it to the November 2014 general election ballot for […]

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