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Liberals hate the “intelligence community.” At least they did back in the days when the FBI was spying on Martin Luther King. And the CIA was infiltrating antiwar demonstrations and trying to get Castro to light exploding cigars. Senate and House Democrats Frank Church and Otis Pike investigated the “IC” in 1975. Senator Church called the CIA a rogue

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 In perhaps his worst mistaken tweet, this morning President Donald Trump declared war against the conservative core of the House of Representatives.  “The Freedom Caucus will hurt the entire Republican agenda if they don’t get on the team, & fast,” he tweeted Thursday morning. “We must fight them, & Dems, in 2018!”  The Tea Party movement ushered in  the most stridently fiscal conservative coalition in decades […]

Governor Mary Fallin Announces Oklahoma Tax Commission Appointment

OKLAHOMA CITY – Governor Mary Fallin today announced the appointment of former state Sen. Clark Jolley to the Oklahoma Tax Commission. He succeeds Dawn Cash, who resigned earlier this month.

Jolley’s appointment to the Tax Commission requires confirmation from the state Senate. His term would expire Jan. 10, 2023.

Jolley, of Edmond, serves as an adjunct professor at Oklahoma Christian University and Mid-America Christian University. He served in the state Senate from 2004 until 2016, the last five years as chairman of the powerful Senate Appropriations Committee. He could not seek re-election because of 12-year legislative term limits.

I loved Kindergarten Cop. Nearly every classroom scene is hysterical, but the one where Joseph, a 6-year-old whose father is a Gynecologist, feels the need to perform a knowledge dump of sorts on substitute teacher Schwarzenegger’s boss (Principal Phoebe) after the sub’s particularly rough morning, always cracks me up.

As a child of the 1960’s, I remember watching the movie and actually being a bit embarrassed by that dialogue! 

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United Airlines created a social media uproar when it kicked two teenage girls off a flight for wearing leggings. Turns out you can wear all the leggings you want.  Even if you’re Caitlyn Jenner. The girls were subject to a dress code because they were flying free on an employee pass.

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Govt. Report: Subsidies Drive Consumer Prices Up, Not down

The Federal govt. statistics show a shocking continuation of trends in the cost of goods and service.  Jonathan Small, of the Oklahoma Council of Public Affairs has released this graph of the various components in family household expenses. the stark reality is that the areas receiving the most govt. subsidies, are seeing the prices rise rather than stabilize or fall. The research comes from American Enterprise Institute […]

  This morning, Congressman Jim Bridenstine told radio listeners and radio host Pat Campbell that he is willing to co-sponsor the Mo Brooks one-sentence ObamaCare Repeal Bill.Since then, Jim took part in a Republican caucus at the capitol where lawmakers across the nation came back with a mandate from their constituents;​”Stay and fix this!”   When the white house heard of the renewed resolve, they sent Trump’s se […]