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Wendy Davis’ ex-husband: “They’ve asked me not to talk to reporters”

Wendy Davis’ ex-husband: “They’ve asked me not to talk to reporters”

on January 21, 2014, 5:54 AM / in National News

Posted by William A. Jacobson / Original Post But he didn’t listen to the campaign, and the result is the implosion of Wendy Davis’ personal and political narratives Wendy Davis, the progressive movement’s Texas darling because of her pro-late term abortion filibuster, is withering under revelations that much of her narrative of struggle and financial hardship is misleading at best, fabricated […]

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Your Day in Court – Without Knowing About It

Your Day in Court – Without Knowing About It

on January 21, 2014, 5:48 AM / in National News, News

It’s common knowledge that a person is entitled to his or her day in court.  What is not common, however, is having a day in court and not knowing about it. A Utah attorney filed a class action lawsuit without ever bothering to meet, contact or obtain the consent of his so-called clients. One of the named plaintiffs, who also […]

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Millionaire Congresswoman: Income Inequality is ‘Existential Threat’ to U.S.

Millionaire Congresswoman: Income Inequality is ‘Existential Threat’ to U.S.

on January 21, 2014, 5:42 AM / in National News, News

By Eric Scheiner / Original Post (CNSNews.com) – Rep. Rosa DeLauro (D-Conn.), who is worth millions of dollars according to her congressional financial disclosure statement, says Congress needs to tackle income inequality because it “poses an existential threat to our nation and our way of life.” On the House floor last Wednesday DeLauro said, “Every generation of leaders in this […]

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Christie on his critics

Christie on his critics

on January 20, 2014, 8:44 AM / in National News, News

By Matt Bai, Yahoo News Original Post In our conversation Friday, I ran by Governor Chris Christie several of the main criticisms I’d heard leveled at him in the previous days in connection with New Jersey’s growing bridge scandal. Here are some of his responses. Whether or not you knew about the plan to disrupt traffic, you created the climate […]

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Unions angered by Postal Service’s Staples outlets

Unions angered by Postal Service’s Staples outlets

on January 20, 2014, 8:39 AM / in National News, News

By SAM HANANEL WASHINGTON (AP) — The opening of Postal Service retail centers in dozens of Staples stores around the country is being met with threats of protests and boycotts by the agency’s unions. The new outlets are staffed by Staples employees, not postal workers, and labor officials say that move replaces well-paying union jobs with low-wage, nonunion workers. “It’s […]

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NJ mayor ratchets up allegation against Christie

NJ mayor ratchets up allegation against Christie

on January 20, 2014, 8:37 AM / in National News, News

By ANGELA DELLI SANTI TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — The Democratic mayor of a town severely flooded by Superstorm Sandy has ratcheted up her allegation that Republican Gov. Chris Christie’s administration tied recovery funds to her support for a prime real estate project and said that she turned over documents to a federal prosecutor investigating his staff. While a spokesman for […]

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South Africa minister warns on economy as mines face strike threat

South Africa minister warns on economy as mines face strike threat

on January 20, 2014, 8:31 AM / in National News, News

By David Dolan JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) – South Africa’s ailing economy cannot afford more mine labor unrest, Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan said on Monday, as the platinum industry’s main trade union served notice on the world’s top three producers that it planned to strike this week. A series of sometimes violent strikes in the factory and mining sectors constrained growth to […]

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The Eternal Darkness of the Progressive Mind

The Eternal Darkness of the Progressive Mind

on January 20, 2014, 8:29 AM / in Opinion

by Bruce Thornton / Frontpage Mag The attacks on Lone Survivor, the movie about 4 Navy Seals caught in an operation gone lethally wrong in Afghanistan, illustrate once again the fossilized orthodoxy of the left. The L.A. Weekly’s Amy Nicholson called the movie a “jingoistic snuff film” that “bleeds blood red, bone-fracture white, and bruise blue” and assumes “brown people […]

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Boehner to Release Immigration ‘Principles’ Next Week

Boehner to Release Immigration ‘Principles’ Next Week

on January 20, 2014, 8:20 AM / in National News, News

By Sandy Fitzgerald / NewsMax.com House Speaker John Boehner and other Republican leaders are expected to release their one-page list of principles next week for U.S. immigration reform before President Barack Obama makes his State of the Union address. But there’s no indication when the provisions on the supposed far-reaching plan will come up for a vote. The proposal stops […]

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Chamber of Commerce Declares 2014 the ‘Year of Immigration Reform’

Chamber of Commerce Declares 2014 the ‘Year of Immigration Reform’

on January 20, 2014, 8:14 AM / in National News, News

BY: Elizabeth Harrington Donohue, the president and CEO of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, declared 2014 the “year of immigration reform,” Wednesday, during his annual state of American business address. “We’re determined to make 2014 the year that immigration reform is finally enacted,” Donohue said. “The chamber will pull out all the stops—through grassroots lobbying, communications, politics and partnerships with […]

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10 things you need to know today

10 things you need to know today

on January 20, 2014, 8:06 AM / in National News, News

1. Broncos and Seahawks head to the Super Bowl The Seattle Seahawks beat the San Francisco 49ers on Sunday night to take the NFC Championship and earn a spot in next month’s Super Bowl against the Denver Broncos, who defeated the New England Patriots in the AFC title game earlier the same day. Seattle came back from a 17-10 deficit […]

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UNCELEBRATE KING 2009

UNCELEBRATE KING 2009

on January 20, 2014, 8:03 AM / in Opinion

I have watched for many many years the type of *character* the media and the political parties get behind and support. I have watched wonderful, well educated, men of integrity, both White and Black, be torn apart or ignored by the media and the political parties while those same entities lift up and support those who have rotten character, are […]

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Book outline on Jack W. Case

Book outline on Jack W. Case

on January 20, 2014, 7:54 AM / in People

I have had a couple email exchanges with a couple folks asking me about my search for my Daddy and if I ever found anything out.  The answer is no, he left this earth without my finding him.  I am still hoping to find where and when he died.  I had started writing an outline about him, what I knew […]

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Famous Presidential Lies

Famous Presidential Lies

on January 20, 2014, 7:45 AM / in Opinion

From the Good Guys at The Federal Observer        Lyndon Baines Johnson (The Thug): We were attacked (in the Gulf of Tonkin).   Richard M. Nixon (Tricky Dick): I am not a crook!   George Herbert Walker Bush (Daddy): Read my lips – No new taxes!   William J. Clinton (Slick Willy; Willy Jeff): I did not have sex with […]

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Every Wonder who the Jackson Sun’s Favorite is?

Every Wonder who the Jackson Sun’s Favorite is?

on January 20, 2014, 7:37 AM / in Opinion

When running for an election, the object is to get your name in the paper as much as possible without seeming robotic about it. With todays modern technology and our desire to know everything about people we think we know, we have the capability to see and hear everything and be judged on it. It is the popular way the do […]

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Common Core Pushes Global Warming

Common Core Pushes Global Warming

on January 20, 2014, 6:51 AM / in National News, News

by Dr. Susan Berry / Breitbart A Common Core-aligned elementary school homework assignment in a Jefferson County, Colorado school district tells children that by 2512, Kansas will be an oceanfront state, that the “Smokey” Mountains [sic] will become the “Smokey” Islands [sic], and that a sharp decline in the human population will take place, all due to man-made global warming. According […]

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Uncle Jay Explains: Jan. 20, 2014

on January 20, 2014, 6:48 AM / in National News, News

Nothing but Net!  Uncle Jay explains the phrase people have been throwing around: “Net Neutrality.”  Don’t worry, it doesn’t mean LeBron James had a scary operation.  It’s all about the internet, and 5 reasons why this one simple trick that doctors don’t want you to know about will have you screaming with laughter at this shocking cat video!

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Lankford to run for Coburn’s Senate seat

Lankford to run for Coburn’s Senate seat

on January 20, 2014, 6:43 AM / in National News, News

By Alexandra Jaffe / The Hill Just days after Sen. Tom Coburn’s (R-Okla.) announcement that he’ll retire at the end of the year, the race to replace him began to settle with Rep. James Lankford (R) expected to announce his decision to run at a Monday-afternoon press conference, sources tell The Hill. Rep. Tom Cole (R) announced in a Sunday-night […]

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Obama: Marijuana ‘not very different’ from cigarettes

Obama: Marijuana ‘not very different’ from cigarettes

on January 20, 2014, 6:38 AM / in National News, News

By BRIAN HUGHES / Washington Examiner President Obama in an interview released Sunday said that using marijuana was not that different from smoking cigarettes nor any more dangerous than drinking alcohol. “As has been well documented, I smoked pot as a kid, and I view it as a bad habit and a vice, not very different from the cigarettes that I […]

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New Trendy RFID Bracelets Will Track Your Child’s Every Move

New Trendy RFID Bracelets Will Track Your Child’s Every Move

on January 20, 2014, 6:34 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

Because we’re living in that oh-so-trendy technocratic age where everything needs to be traced and tracked, why not chip your children with a trendy new RFID bracelet?   That’s right, now you too can know your child’s every single move via tracking chips and GPS. The Guardian‘s Rory Carroll tells the story of the Orwellian future of parenting as created by Cisco […]

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