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33,000 sign petition opposing Tennessee ‘ag gag’ bill

33,000 sign petition opposing Tennessee ‘ag gag’ bill

on May 11, 2013, 7:52 AM / in News, State News

Special Thanks to Carlotta The ACLU probably isn’t the most popular organization in red state TN. I don’t know if this petition will help their cause or not. I do like Andy Sher’s reporting on this story. He likes to quote Andy Holt’s colorful condemnation of HSUS. NASHVILLE — More than 33,000 people nationwide have signed an American Civil Liberties […]

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Feds Demand Wiki-Weapon Maker Pull 3D Gun Blueprints

Feds Demand Wiki-Weapon Maker Pull 3D Gun Blueprints

on May 11, 2013, 7:40 AM / in National News, News

Written by  Bob Adelmann          When Defense Distributed founder Cody Wilson (shown) received a letter from the U.S. State Department telling him to remove from his website free blueprints to build a gun using 3D printing technology, he complied immediately. The letter, which was personally signed by Glenn E. Smith, Chief, Enforcement Division, arrived on Wednesday. It read in part: Pursuant […]

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Abortion’s Underside

Abortion’s Underside

on May 11, 2013, 7:31 AM / in National News, News

Editor’s Note: Let me warn you now… the writer’s descriptions are quite graphic….. Kermit Gosnell is not the only seedy backroom abortionist operating in the age of Roe v. Wade. By Jillian Kay Melchior Sycloria Williams was recovering from a botched abortion at her Pompano, Fla., home on July 21, 2006, when two homicide detectives knocked on her door. They […]

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Joe Biden: Asians Need Food Stamps, Too

on May 11, 2013, 7:21 AM / in National News, News

US Vice-President Joe Biden told Asian-Pacific Americans during a speech  Wednesday that President Obama re-established the White House initiative on  Asian-Americans in order to ensure that they had equal access to federal  services, such food stamps, housing aid, healthcare and education. The Vice President was speaking at the annual awards dinner for the Asian  Pacific American Institute for Congressional Studies, […]

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Government official: IRS targets conservative and Tea Party organizations

Government official: IRS targets conservative and Tea Party organizations

on May 11, 2013, 7:16 AM / in National News, News

  By: Jim Kouri The powerful Treasury Department’s tax-collecting and enforcement agency, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS), conceded on Friday that its agents targeted conservative PACs and Tea Party groups The Obama White House claims that it has called for a full investigation into the complaints. According to the director of the IRS’ department overseeing tax-exempt organizations, Lois Lerner, employees […]

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Congress takes action to root out other Houses of Horror

Congress takes action to root out other Houses of Horror

on May 11, 2013, 7:12 AM / in National News, News

WASHINGTON, DC, May 10, 2013 (LifeSiteNews.com) – Two House committees have issued letters to state agencies in their efforts to prevent more abortion facility atrocities akin to Dr. Kermit Gosnell’s “House of Horrors.” Kermit Gosnell, who is on trial for five counts of murder, four of which involved infants who survived his abortion attempts only to be killed after birth, […]

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Only 7% of Americans following Gosnell case ‘very closely’: Gallup poll

Only 7% of Americans following Gosnell case ‘very closely’: Gallup poll

on May 11, 2013, 6:43 AM / in National News, News

by Kirsten Andersen PRINCETON, NJ, May 10, 2013 (LifeSiteNews) – Only a tiny percentage of Americans – 7% – are following the sensational Gosnell trial “very closely” according to a new poll by Gallup. Another 18% said they were following it “somewhat closely.” But according to Gallup even the combined total of Americans following the story at all – 25% – […]

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Iroquois Steeplechase Features Demonstrative

Iroquois Steeplechase Features Demonstrative

on May 11, 2013, 6:36 AM / in Sports

Demonstrative,  an Eclipse Award finalist in last season’s steeplechase division, will make his  2013 jumps debut in the $150,000 Iroquois Steeplechase Saturday, May 11 at Percy Warner Park Course. The  6-year-old Elusive  Quality   gelding will face six rivals in  the three-mile race that features 18 national hurdles and requires two trips  around the undulating 1 1/2-mile course. This year’s race […]

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Mayor Wishes to Borrow $15,000,000 for Undisclosed Projects

Mayor Wishes to Borrow $15,000,000 for Undisclosed Projects

on May 10, 2013, 2:45 PM / in Local News, News

There will be a special called meeting of the Jackson City Council on May 21st were the council will decide whether or not the city should borrow an additional $15,000,000.oo. Consideration of the adoption of resolutions authorizing the incurrence of indebtedness in the amount of not to exceed $15,300,000 to provide funding for certain public works projects and to fund […]

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Teen patients form lasting friendships at St. Jude

Teen patients form lasting friendships at St. Jude

on May 10, 2013, 10:38 AM / in News, State News

McKendree and Luis stepped from their limo and paused for a moment to take in the scene. A multitude of St. Jude staff members — their doctors and nurses, their physical therapists and Child Life specialists — lined a red carpet walkway cheering for the teens. Luis took McKendree’s hand, and they walked inside their hospital. It was April 2012, and […]

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From Senator Bob Corker in response to my letter….

From Senator Bob Corker in response to my letter….

on May 10, 2013, 10:29 AM / in News, State News

Thank you for taking the time to contact my office regarding the Marketplace Fairness Act. Your input is important to me, and I appreciate the time you took to share your thoughts. I realize that the issue of how to apply state sales tax laws to the internet is complex. As the former Commissioner of Finance for our state, I understand […]

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Around Town

Around Town

on May 10, 2013, 9:53 AM / in Local News, News

Rainy wet day in the city of Jackson, Tennessee where we have been in a rainstorm most the early morning hours…. should be clearing up later today but they tell us there a chance for more of the stuff during the day and night. Rumor has it that a certain lifelong liberal Democrat Jackson City Councilman is attempting to ingratiate […]

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Youngest Member at NRA Convention: A 3-Year-Old Black Girl

Youngest Member at NRA Convention: A 3-Year-Old Black Girl

on May 10, 2013, 7:19 AM / in National News, News

Here is an article from the other side of the race issue by  Jenée  Desmond-Harris From the tone and comments from the author, you can just feel the resentment of the moment….. The National Rifle Association capped its annual convention in Houston on Sunday by hosting a “Youth Day” event that included free six-month memberships offered to kids, the Daily […]

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Malcolm X’s Grandson Killed in Mexico

Malcolm X’s Grandson Killed in Mexico

on May 10, 2013, 7:10 AM / in National News, News

The Amsterdam News is reporting, and the U.S. Embassy has confirmed, that Malcolm Shabazz, grandson of Malcolm X, has been killed in Mexico. Unconfirmed reports say he died early Thursday morning from injuries sustained when he was thrown off a building or shot as he was being robbed in Tijuana. “I’m confirming, per U.S. Embassy, on behalf of family, the […]

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VOODOO CHRISTIANITY

VOODOO CHRISTIANITY

on May 9, 2013, 10:35 AM / in Opinion

Intro: Too many who attend *church* take the time to study their own bibles to verify that what the preacher spoke of in his sermon is based on pure scripture.  They do much the same with the weekly sermon as they do with the daily reports out of the MSM…..  ACCEPT IT AS FACT when it may be a long […]

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Obama’s Constitutionally-Challenged Labor Board Silent After Losing Another Legal Battle

Obama’s Constitutionally-Challenged Labor Board Silent After Losing Another Legal Battle

on May 9, 2013, 10:26 AM / in National News, News

No press release from the beleagured agency…? By: LaborUnionReport So far, the National Labor Relations Board’s Office of Public Affairs has been unusually quiet since Barack Obama’s constitutionally-challenged NLRB appointees and their union cronies were dealt another blow on Tuesday by the DC Circuit Court of Appeals. In a decision that impacts nearly every private-sector workplace in America, the D.C. […]

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Divorcing sex from marriage

Divorcing sex from marriage

on May 9, 2013, 10:23 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

By: John Hayward “Aha!” cried liberals across the land, when the election returns from South Carolina came in, and the zombie political corpse of Mark Sanford had somehow managed to score a landslide victory over the vivacious Elizabeth Colbert Busch.  ”Now we’ve got you right where we want you, Republicans!  Your hypocrisy on family values will be your undoing!” The idea is […]

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Rebuilding HUD with Your Tax Dollars

on May 9, 2013, 9:37 AM / in Announcements, Local News, News

This is what the Obama Administration means by reinvesting in America…. You are invited to attend a neighborhood meeting about the Allenton Heights Choice Neighborhood Planning Grant. The meeting will be held from 5:30pm-6:30pm on Monday, May 13th, at the chapel of the Salvation Army building, 125 Allen Avenue. An invitation flyer is attached. We will be presenting elements of […]

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WHO TO BLAME

on May 9, 2013, 9:34 AM / in Opinion

“All blame is a waste of time. No matter how much fault you find with another, and regardless of how much you blame him, it will not change you.” ~Wayne Dyer Not a day goes by that my email inbox does not contain at least 5 emails blaming Obama for all the problems we face in this country today. One […]

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Obama Pursues Gun Control via Executive Action After Senate Blow

Obama Pursues Gun Control via Executive Action After Senate Blow

on May 9, 2013, 9:31 AM / in National News, News

In the wake of a humiliating defeat for gun-control advocates in the Senate last month, President Obama and a coalition of allied anti-Second Amendment extremists vowed not to give up the fight. Unlike its failure in keeping many promises, however, the administration is already making good on that particular lawless threat, seeking to bypass Congress and use “executive actions” to […]

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