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Paul: Sequester is a 5% Cut on a 17% Increase

on March 2, 2013, 8:05 AM / in National News, News

U.S. Senator Rand Paul (R-KY) shines a spotlight on the true impact of today’s sequester cuts: If the sequester were to take effect, our spending would only be cut by 2.3%. Let me repeat that — these “eviscerating” cuts will leave our country with 97.7% of our current spending, cutting a mere $85 billion from this year’s $3.6 trillion budget. […]

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Obama: Sequester Won’t Be Apocalypse – ‘Just Dumb’

Obama: Sequester Won’t Be Apocalypse – ‘Just Dumb’

on March 2, 2013, 7:51 AM / in National News, News

By Fred Lucas (CNSNews.com) – After weeks of warning from President Barack Obama and administration officials that the sequester means criminal would go free, first responders and school teachers would lose their jobs, the border would be less secure, and there would be longer waits for air travelers without an agreement by March 1, Obama said Friday it wouldn’t be […]

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Hagel on sequestration: DoD will adjust

Hagel on sequestration: DoD will adjust

on March 2, 2013, 7:46 AM / in National News, News

By Andrew Tilghman Newly confirmed Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel struck a comparatively reassuring tone as the so-called sequestration of defense funding formally kicked in Friday, saying the military will “adjust” to the across-the-board budget cuts that are now mandatory for all services.“Today America has the best fighting force in the world, capable of responding to any challenge,” Hagel, told reporters […]

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Trickle Down Stagnation

on March 1, 2013, 4:47 PM / in National News, News

Editor’s Note: As Wal-Mart goes, so goes the nation… Given the important role the retail giant now plays in the lives of so many Americans, we’d suggest making this change to that GM- sponsored catch phrase from half a century ago. After all, 90% of Americans live within 15 minutes of a Wal-Mart, and even if they don’t all shop […]

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Federal Legislative Alert: Problematic PUPS Bill Reintroduced for 2013

on March 1, 2013, 4:09 PM / in National News, News

Federal “PUPS” legislation (S 395/HR 847), sponsored by Sen. Richard Durbin (D-Ill.) and Rep. Jim Gerlach has been reintroduced in the U.S. Congress and assigned to the House and Senate Agriculture committees. The bill is substantially the same as previous versions introduced in 2011 and 2010, which never received committee hearings. The AKC continues to express grave concerns about this […]

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Memphis International Raceway to hosts the $25,000 Showdowns

on March 1, 2013, 1:18 PM / in NASCAR, Sports

Memphis International Raceway to hosts the $25,000 Showdowns presented by AmericanRaceCars.net March 7-10, 2013 (Millington, TN) – Memphis International is pleased to be the host facility for FC2 Promotions inaugural $25K Showdowns March 7-10.  This event will feature four days of on-track action for a total purse in excess of $150,000.  The action is highlighted by a pair of $25,000-to-win […]

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RESOLUTION FOR MEDICAID EXPANSION

on March 1, 2013, 8:53 AM / in Local News, News

The Mayor of the city of Jackson, Tennessee has approved the inclusion of a resolution to be approved by the Jackson City Council and if approved forwarded to the Tennessee state legislature expressing strong support for the expansion of the Medicaid program. Below is the complete wording of the resolution. I never really approved of mayoral grandstanding and attempting to tell the Tennessee […]

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There shall be no more curse, but the throne of God and of the Lamb shall be in it.

There shall be no more curse, but the throne of God and of the Lamb shall be in it.

on March 1, 2013, 7:22 AM / in Religion

Read: Revelation 22:3 How grateful we are for the wonders of the world that God has created for us as our home in time. Though blighted with evil and pain, the earth is full of beautiful things that dazzle our senses. Early some midsummer morning, take a walk in a flower garden and absorb its beauty and fragrance. Then think […]

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Is the Sky falling?

Is the Sky falling?

on February 28, 2013, 10:04 AM / in National News, News

BOB WOODWARD: A ‘Very Senior’ White House Person Warned Me I’d ‘Regret’ What I’m Doing Bob Woodward said this evening on CNN that a “very senior person” at the White House warned him in an email that he would “regret doing this,” the same day he has continued to slam President Barack Obama over the looming forced cuts known as […]

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Tweet of the Year

Tweet of the Year

on February 28, 2013, 8:22 AM / in National News, News

RUSH: Donna Brazile tweeted that her insurance premium went up and  she  doesn’t know why, and I am not kidding.  I literally am not  kidding. Donna Brazile, a tweet, “What’s on your menu?  I just got off  the phone  with my health care provider asking them to explain why my  premium jumped  up.  No good answer.” Now, for those of […]

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ALL SENATORS ARE EQUAL, BUT THEIR CLASSES AREN’T

ALL SENATORS ARE EQUAL, BUT THEIR CLASSES AREN’T

on February 28, 2013, 8:16 AM / in National News, News

By Kyle Kondik Why 2014’s map is most favorable to the Republicans, and why it might not matter Make no mistake — this year’s Senate elections are being waged on Republican turf. But that’s not uncommon. A third of all Senate seats are on the ballot every other November, which means that two-thirds of the Senate remains the same even […]

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Wisdom in a Bottle

Wisdom in a Bottle

on February 28, 2013, 8:07 AM / in Opinion

Collectively speaking but with too many Christians in the spotlight too, American Culture is getting from God exactly what it deserves.   “America is great because America is good, and whenever America ceases being good, America will cease being great.”  Whether that came from a “Republican” or a “Democrat” doesn’t matter one twit.  The Creator of Goodness is also the Creator […]

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EPA scientists, medical experts fired for opposing water fluoridation

on February 28, 2013, 8:00 AM / in Local News, National News, News

(NaturalNews) Politics, not science, is what continues to drive the water  fluoridation agenda today, and it was always the impetus behind the original  passage of corrupt water fluoridation guidelines established by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) more than 50 years ago. But many  EPA scientists, it turns out, as well as other medical and scientific experts,  have bravely come […]

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Federal Lawmakers Push to Protect Dogs in Puppy Mills

Federal Lawmakers Push to Protect Dogs in Puppy Mills

on February 28, 2013, 7:54 AM / in National News, News

I haven’t looked at the bills yet. Don’t know if they are exactly the same as last time or if they have been changed any. We’ll be following it. It’s very important to contact your legislators to tell them NOT to sign on as co-sponsors this time! Even though the bill didn’t pass last time, far too many legislators *IN […]

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Who’s Your Daddy?

Who’s Your Daddy?

on February 28, 2013, 4:39 AM / in Bedtime Stories

A seminary professor was vacationing with his wife in Gatlinburg , TN. One morning, they were eating breakfast at a little restaurant, hoping to enjoy a quiet, family meal. While they were waiting for their food, they noticed a distinguished looking, white-haired man moving from table to table, visiting with the guests. The professor leaned over and whispered to his […]

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No, Obama Is Not My Daddy – He’s My Employee

No, Obama Is Not My Daddy – He’s My Employee

on February 27, 2013, 8:08 PM / in National News, News, Opinion

by KURT SCHLICTER The grotesque spectacle of the State of the Union address, with its lengthy  receiving line of adoring sycophants, demonstrates why the President is  operating under the delusion that he is more than just our President. Like him,  many people seem to fundamentally misunderstand his role. He’s not our “leader,”  or our “ruler,” or our national “daddy,” no […]

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Internet Sales Tax Emerges As Next Republican Fissure

Internet Sales Tax Emerges As Next Republican Fissure

on February 27, 2013, 5:29 PM / in National News, News

A new wedge between old-school Republicans and Paul-style hybrids. “Those people who think their fingerprints will not be found on the murder weapon will find out that they’re wrong,” Norquist warns. Rosie Gray BuzzFeed Staff View this image › Image by Alex Wong / Getty Images WASHINGTON — A proposal to strengthen sales taxes on internet commerce is emerging as […]

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Obama’s Rationing Plan Revealed in Lawsuit

Obama’s Rationing Plan Revealed in Lawsuit

on February 27, 2013, 5:19 PM / in National News, News

Commentary from Twila Brase, President CCHF A federal lawsuit has revealed one of Obama’s A federal lawsuit has revealed one of Obama’s rationing plans. The Administration says states can cut Medicaid payments to doctors and other providers to hold down costs. This is a breathtaking statement. President Obama’s signature law, Obamacare, adds 16 million people to Medicaid. It offers states […]

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Infantile Conservatism

on February 27, 2013, 7:49 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

Regularly now, The Washington Post, as always concerned with fairness and balance, runs a blog called “Right Turn: Jennifer Rubin’s Take From a Conservative Perspective.” The blog tells us what the Post regards as conservatism. On Monday, Rubin declared that America’s “greatest national security threat is Iran.” Do conservatives really believe this? How is America, with thousands of strategic and […]

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America needs a history lesson

on February 27, 2013, 7:45 AM / in National News, News

Hillsdale College is now offering a new online course –  available FREE to every American! Over 500,000 other students have already registered for one of our free online courses? That number includes me. As Ronald Reagan once said during a speech delivered on our campus in 1978, “Hillsdale deserves the appreciation of all who labor for freedom…Your creative outreach on […]

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