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Gov Haslam Approaches Congress Again To Allow Internet Sales Tax!

Gov Haslam Approaches Congress Again To Allow Internet Sales Tax!

on December 13, 2012, 3:17 PM / in News, State News

Governor Haslam once again lobbied Congress yesterday for a national Internet sales tax… Gov. Bill Haslam and Washington Gov. Chris Gregoire have sent a letter to two U.S. Senate Finance Committee leaders urging action before the end of the year on legislation allowing states to collect sales taxes on Internet sales. The bill is known as the “Marketplace Fairness Act.” […]

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Today in History with Bill Federer December 13th

Today in History with Bill Federer December 13th

on December 13, 2012, 2:56 PM / in History, News

Seeking U.N. sanctions against Iran, December 21, 1979, President Jimmy Carter stated in a speech: “Henry Longfellow wrote a Christmas carol in a time of crisis, the War Between the States, in 1864. Two verses of that carol (“I Heard the Bells on Christmas Day”) particularly express my thoughts and prayers and, I’m sure, those of our Nation in this […]

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Whodunit?

on December 13, 2012, 11:23 AM / in News

By: Erick Erickson Conservatives need answers.  Four Republicans were removed from their respective committees for voting against House Republican Leaders.  As has now been well chronicled, the excuses for why the removals happened keeps changing. It is time for conservatives to start fighting back.  As House Republicans continue to surrender and out negotiate themselves, we must demand answers.  Go here […]

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The Republicans Have Failed the Nation

The Republicans Have Failed the Nation

on December 13, 2012, 11:17 AM / in News

By: Erick Erickson Over the next couple of years, Barack Obama wants to raise the national debt to $18.9 trillion or so. John Boehner, Mitch McConnell, and the congressional Republicans want to raise the national debt to $18.4 trillion or so. The present leadership of the Republican Party has gone from making the case that government is the problem and […]

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Tennessee Municipal District 7 Meeting Set For January 16th 2013

Tennessee Municipal District 7 Meeting Set For January 16th 2013

on December 13, 2012, 11:08 AM / in Local News

In a recent notice to municipal officals from Medina Mayor  and TML District 7 Director Vance Coleman, he annouced a business meeting for District 7. The meeting will be held at the Medina City Hall at 112 North Main Street in Medina from 11:30 AM to 2:00 PM. Lunch will be served, thanks to the taxpayers of Medina, prior to […]

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UN Takes Concrete Steps Toward Global Tax

on December 12, 2012, 5:48 PM / in News

by Cathie Adams President of Texas Eagle Forum Eagle Forum International Issues Chairman cathieadams@me.com In Doha, Qatar, late Saturday, delegates attending the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) took concrete steps toward a new global treaty to address global warming that will transform the economic structure of the world with a new global tax. To be completed by […]

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Children of gay couples academically disadvantaged: study

Children of gay couples academically disadvantaged: study

on December 12, 2012, 5:32 PM / in News, Opinion

By Johanna Dasteel A new  study has found that children of same-sex couples suffer a marked disadvantage in educational progress when compared to children living with married parents of opposite sexes. The study, spearheaded by Dr. Douglas Allen of Simon Fraser University, took a fresh look at data that had previously been analyzed by a Stanford sociologist, Dr. Michael Rosenfeld. While […]

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Obamacare Creates a Privacy Nightmare

Obamacare Creates a Privacy Nightmare

on December 12, 2012, 5:26 PM / in National News, News

Commentary from Twila Brase, President CCHF  Obamacare creates a privacy nightmare. Have you heard of the “HUB”? Last week in the USA Today, two authors laid out the national database being built by the Obama administration as part of Obama’s federal exchange system. This is the “Federal Data Services Hub ” (HUB). These authors note: By mid-December, the federal government […]

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Sue Barton Williams

Sue Barton Williams

on December 12, 2012, 3:56 PM / in Local News, People

You will find this article in the Jackson Sun but what you will not find is the heart and soul behind Sue Barton Williams there. Many a time I was invited to her home on Campbell and met by one of the most gracious of lady’s this town has ever known…. I am sure she walks with God. Sue Barton Williams Mrs. […]

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ObamaCare’s Crony Capitalism and Crooked Concealment

ObamaCare’s Crony Capitalism and Crooked Concealment

on December 12, 2012, 3:50 PM / in National News, News, Opinion

Written by Michael Tennant It was inevitable that a behemoth law such as ObamaCare, the result of much political wrangling and lobbying, would lead to crony capitalism. What was not inevitable, however, was that the cronyism — and a subsequent coverup — would occur so quickly; but that is the accusation leveled against the Obama administration and a major healthcare […]

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15 Signs That The Economy Is Rapidly Getting Worse As We Head Into 2013

15 Signs That The Economy Is Rapidly Getting Worse As We Head Into 2013

on December 12, 2012, 3:44 PM / in National News, News, Opinion

By Michael How can the mainstream media claim that the U.S. economy is “improving” when it is painfully obvious to anyone with a brain that the middle class is being absolutely eviscerated?  According to numbers that were just released, the number of Americans on food stamps rose by more than 600,000 in a single month to an all-time record high […]

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Steny Hoyer: The Debt Limit ‘Is Not Real’

Steny Hoyer: The Debt Limit ‘Is Not Real’

on December 12, 2012, 3:26 PM / in National News, News

By Elizabeth Harrington (CNSNews.com) – House Minority Whip Steny Hoyer (D-Md.) said  Tuesday that the debt limit is “not real” and should not be part of  any negotiations to avert the fiscal cliff. “First of all, I again would urge the Speaker not to use the debt  limit to the detriment of the credit-worthiness of the United States of  America […]

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PETA Kills “People”

PETA Kills “People”

on December 12, 2012, 3:11 PM / in National News, News, Opinion

By Ingrid Newkirk When you’re an animal rights activist, you spend considerable time equating some odd animals with people. Many years ago, a Los Angeles Times reporter asked People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) what the group had to say about ant farms. The answer was “Ants are sentient beings, like we are.” Ants’ tastier fellow arthropods, lobsters, […]

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Caught on video: Union thugs attack in Michigan

on December 12, 2012, 1:09 PM / in National News, News

Michigan struck a blow for worker freedom and economic growth yesterday. And the violence and hate of Big Labor were on full display in the hours leading up to the final votes. I can’t say I’m surprised Big Labor’s protest against the Michigan Right to Work bills turned ugly. You and I know all too well that union operatives often […]

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Exclusive—Rep Huelskamp: Boehner Could Be Dumped

Exclusive—Rep Huelskamp: Boehner Could Be Dumped

on December 12, 2012, 12:44 PM / in National News, News

by  Matthew Boyle Rep. Tim Huelskamp (R-KS), a victim of Speaker John Boehner’s purge of conservatives from leadership positions in the House, said there’s definitely a possibility, depending on what happens during these fiscal cliff negotiations, that enough conservative members of the House rise up against Speaker Boehner. “This is not about losing just four votes [from the members who were […]

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Hello world!

on December 11, 2012, 11:11 PM / in News

This is the first edition of The Jackson Press and I wish to thank you for joining us for this first effort. The Jackson Press is an evolution from a personal blog of SundayNight.net to FrankNeudecker.com to this our newest internet newspaper developed with you in mind. During the next months we will be putting together a local team of […]

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NTU Policy Paper on Municipal Broadband Providers

on July 1, 2012, 6:59 AM / in Local News, News

How many times must someone yell wolf before the mob understands that the sheep are in danger! Or maybe its like the Mayor said, “the mob doesn’t want to take care of the sheep anyway. They just want to eat.” Well he might be right, because over the last ten years the company that has been providing the citizens of […]

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JEA’s Expansion Into Private Enterprise Once Again

on July 1, 2012, 6:19 AM / in Local News, News

On Thursday, June 28th 2012, the Jackson Energy Authority, besides raising your electrical bill by over 1% for the month, decided that private industry needed some additional competition and voted to enter into the home pc networking business. Yes, ladies and gentlemen, communism is now the new vogue for the city of Jackson and Madison County. This new service, which […]

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Tennessee Constitutionalists

on June 30, 2012, 9:18 AM / in News, State News

I received a letter Thursday and I wanted to share it with you because it is important to all of us to remember why our fathers, and their fathers as well as their fathers before them fought and died to defend this nation. You will hear a great deal of talk about how a few individuals are working toward the […]

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News Here and about

News Here and about

on June 27, 2012, 5:50 AM / in Local News, National News, News, State News

    The Jackson-Madison County Library Board of Trustees meeting will be held on at 3:30 p.m. The meeting will be held in the board room of the Jackson-Madison County Library, 433 E. Lafayette St., Jackson, Tennessee. The tension is getting thicker as services are deplinished as opposed to contractual agreement…. at what point will the management team give up […]

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