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DO YOU BELIEVE IN EVOLUTION?

on March 13, 2014, 8:09 AM / in Opinion

Words MEAN things.   That is why the Left and Satan work so hard to CHANGE THE MEANING of WORDS. Jackie Juntti / WGEN   idzrus@earthlink.net DO YOU BELIEVE IN EVOLUTION? By Coach Dave Daubenmire / NewsWithViews.com  Words matter. That is a theme I often trumpet when I try to communicate. Words matter. Stuck somewhere in my gray-matter is something that an […]

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Arkansas: 2014 Candidates for the United States House of Represtentatives – Where They Stand

Arkansas: 2014 Candidates for the United States House of Represtentatives – Where They Stand

on March 13, 2014, 8:04 AM / in National News, News

by RUTH KING / Family Security Matters District 1   Rick Crawford (R) Incumbent http://crawford.house.gov/ http://www.ontheissues.org/house/Rick_Crawford.htm ** http://crawford.house.gov/issues/issue/?IssueID=42749 Voting Record According to the Freedom Index:  Dist.1: Eric Crawford – 61% HOT BUTTON ISSUES ECONOMY/JOBS/ENVIRONMENT In order to get our country back on track, we must create certainty for businesses by reducing the regulatory burden and permanently lowering taxes. Moreover, I support […]

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Arkansas: 2014 Candidates for the Senate – Where They Stand

Arkansas: 2014 Candidates for the Senate – Where They Stand

on March 13, 2014, 7:56 AM / in National News, News

by RUTH KING / Family Security Matters Filing Deadline (Party & Write-In Candidates): March 1, 2014 Primary: May 20, 2014 Voter Registration: http://www.sos.arkansas.gov/elections/Pages/voterRegistration.aspx Deadline for Registering to Vote: 30 days prior to an election in which you wish to vote To see the actual voting records of all incumbents on other issues such as Foreign Policy, Second Amendment Issues, Homeland Security,  […]

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Common Core / The Progressive Plan

Common Core / The Progressive Plan

on March 13, 2014, 7:48 AM / in News, Opinion, State News

In a note from Deb Wells, The national Common Core Standards scheme was pushed by powerful lobbyists beginning in 2008, and the final package was buried in President Obama’s 2009 “Stimulus” bill. Common Core will eliminate state and local control over educational standards and testing and replace it with a common set of standards nationwide. It also adds a brand […]

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10 things you need to know today about yesterday

10 things you need to know today about yesterday

on March 13, 2014, 7:16 AM / in National News, News

1. Obama vows consequences unless Russia backs down in Ukraine President Obama expressed support for Ukraine’s new premier on Wednesday and said the U.S. would “apply a cost” to Russia if it doesn’t back out of Crimea. Obama plans a final diplomatic push to get Moscow to loosen its grip on the Ukrainian region before voters there decide Sunday whether […]

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Bits and Pieces from Washington

Bits and Pieces from Washington

on March 12, 2014, 8:01 AM / in National News, News

Export NG: Despite the fact that the only U.S. export terminal is currently under contraction and won’t be able to export natural gas until 2015, Sen. John Barrasso (R-Wyo.) wants to attach natural gas exports to the Ukraine aid package being debated in the Senate. The Senate Foreign Relations Committee planned to consider the package Tuesday but the meeting was […]

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It’s Official: The Feds Control Common Core

It’s Official: The Feds Control Common Core

on March 12, 2014, 7:41 AM / in National News, News

By Casey Given / Americans for Prosperity Critics of the Common Core State Standards had our fears confirmed on Monday when Education Week reported that the Department of Education will oversee the assessment test design for the new national standards. This is no April Fool’s joke: Washington will soon be directly regulating what America’s schoolchildren learn and on what they […]

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10 things you need to know today about yesterday

10 things you need to know today about yesterday

on March 12, 2014, 7:36 AM / in National News, News

1. Republican wins closely watched Florida special election Republican David Jolly beat Democrat Alex Sink in a Tuesday special election to fill a vacant Congressional seat in Florida. The vote was seen as a bellwether ahead of November’s mid-term elections, partly because Florida is a major swing state. GOP leaders said the vote was a condemnation of ObamaCare, although the […]

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Are We or Aren’t We?

Are We or Aren’t We?

on March 12, 2014, 7:15 AM / in Opinion

President Obama has made the statement that the U.S. Constitution is a flawed document. It is not a president’s job to decide the merits of the Constitution but rather to enforce it as it is, or convene enough states to call for a constitutional convention and change it. It is not in his purvey or power to decide whether to […]

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CPAC – CONSERVATIVE DIVISION AND DESPERATION ON PARADE

CPAC – CONSERVATIVE DIVISION AND DESPERATION ON PARADE

on March 12, 2014, 6:55 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

All these so called *conservative* (heavy on the CON) organizations need to be CLOSELY EXAMINED – WHO is it that funds them and orchestrates them??? FRONTS FOR ORGANIZED CRIME.  They eliminate most all the opposing groups and use the media to discredit TRUE CONSERVATIVES.  Stop and think how the two major parties alongwith the Libertarian party in some states – […]

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Paul: I will Oppose Obama’s Anti-Gun Surgeon General Nominee

Paul: I will Oppose Obama’s Anti-Gun Surgeon General Nominee

on March 12, 2014, 6:27 AM / in National News, News

By: Neil W. McCabe Kentucky’s junior senator vowed to fight President Barack Obama’s nominee for Surgeon General, Dr. Vivek Murthy, the president of the Doctor for Obama, now called Doctors for America in an interview with Sean Hannity on the “Hannity” program on Fox News. Republican Sen. Randall H. “Rand” Paul told Hannity, Murthy was a political activist, whose public […]

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Edward Snowden’s claim that he had ‘no proper channels’ for protection as a whistleblower

Edward Snowden’s claim that he had ‘no proper channels’ for protection as a whistleblower

on March 12, 2014, 6:22 AM / in National News, News

“I had reported these clearly problematic programs to more than 10 distinct officials, none of whom took any action to address them. As an employee of a private company rather than a direct employee of the U.S. government, I was not protected by U.S. whistleblower laws, and I would not have been protected from retaliation and legal sanction for revealing […]

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Police halt Montgomery County commuters on I-270 to hunt for bank robbery suspects

Police halt Montgomery County commuters on I-270 to hunt for bank robbery suspects

on March 12, 2014, 6:16 AM / in National News, News

By Dan Morse and Lynh Bui / Washington Post Police arrested three bank robbery suspects in Montgomery County on Tuesday after officers set up a roadblock on Interstate 270 and walked car to car with pistols, shotguns and semiautomatic rifles drawn. The rapid show of force stunned late-morning commuters but allowed officers to nab the trio 44 minutes after the […]

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Krauthammer: Arrogant Obama ‘Semi-Delusional,’ ‘Radically Unaware’ of His ‘Failed Foreign Policy’

on March 12, 2014, 6:09 AM / in National News, News

on  Breitbart TV On “The O’Reilly Factor” on Tuesday night, Washington Post columnist Charles Krauthammer criticized President Barack Obama for his foreign policy but downplayed the effects of Obama’s interview with Zach Galifianakis in a Funny or Die video on Russian President Vladimir Putin of Obama. “I think it’s a kind of arrogance,” Krauthammer said. “He thinks he has a […]

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Republicans win first election showdown of the year

Republicans win first election showdown of the year

on March 12, 2014, 6:06 AM / in National News, News

By Paul Steinhauser, Deirdre Walsh and Dana Bash, CNN St. Petersburg, Florida (CNN) — In the first major ballot box test of 2014, the GOP won. Republican David Jolly edged out Democrat Alex Sink to win Tuesday’s special election in Florida’s 13th Congressional District. Jolly will fill out the term of his former boss, Republican Rep. Bill Young, who died […]

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Bits and Pieces from around the Country

Bits and Pieces from around the Country

on March 12, 2014, 6:02 AM / in National News, News

Great moments in successor liability Safer to have the failed business go through total liquidation, it seems: An employer that acquired the assets of a defunct bar and restaurant and continued to operate a restaurant on the same premises was liable for unpaid wages owed to the defunct restaurant’s former employees, the Oregon Supreme Court has ruled. Blachana LLC v. […]

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Former alderman sets fire to house

on March 12, 2014, 5:49 AM / in News, State News

Michael Thomason / The Monroe County Advocate TELLICO PLAINS-A former Tellico Plains alderman was arrested Wednesday night after he allegedly set his house on fire and discharged a firearm. Monroe County Sheriff’s Deputy Brian Millsaps said it was around 9:30 p.m. when he and Sgt. Ray Haynes and Tellico Plains Police Officer Blake Hall went to a house on Scott […]

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Records: TN school district official reported check forging before ‘suicide’

Records: TN school district official reported check forging before ‘suicide’

on March 12, 2014, 5:44 AM / in News, State News

By Chris Butler | Tennessee Watchdog KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — Alexander Heitman, who worked for the Oak Ridge School District, died in 2011. His body was found some 70 miles away in Cocke County. Law enforcement ruled the death a suicide, and the case is closed, Cocke County Sheriffs Department spokesman Derrick Woods told Tennessee Watchdog. His parents don’t believe their son killed […]

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Council commits reserve funds to gym project

Council commits reserve funds to gym project

on March 12, 2014, 5:38 AM / in News, State News

by JOYANNA LOVE Banner Senior Staff Writer / Cleveland Daily Banner The Cleveland City Council approved using the city’s general fund balance to ensure construction of a new gymnasium at Cleveland High School amid heated discussion and concerns that using the funds would negatively affect city operations. The measure dedicates up to $12 million from a fund usually reserved for giving […]

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Chattanooga City Council gives final OK to mayor’s pension reforms

Chattanooga City Council gives final OK to mayor’s pension reforms

on March 12, 2014, 5:31 AM / in News, State News

by Joy Lukachick / timesfreepress.com Police officers and firefighters will have to contribute more to their retirement plan starting July 1 and new recruits will be subject to a retirement age with Tuesday’s passage of Chattanooga Mayor Andy Berke’s pension reforms. The final City Council vote ushers in the fire and police pension reforms a year after Berke announced a plan […]

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