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Waiting For ‘Day One’

Waiting For ‘Day One’

   In 2010, you said; “Elect The Tea Party,& we will defund ObamaCare!” So we did, and you did not.    In 2012, you said; “Elect us and we will abolish ObamaCare.”   But your nominee invented Obamacare. So you lost.    In 2014, you said;  “Just give us the senate, too; ​& this time we will end Obamacare!” So we did, and you did not.    In 2016, you said;  “Elect a Republican everythin […]

So much for Term Limits? Mullin aspires “to be a career legislator”

So much for Term Limits? Mullin aspires “to be a career legislator”


Congressman Markwayne Mullin of Oklahoma’s 2nd District has been in hot water over the past week for comments he made at a recent town hall in Jay, saying gems like…

“You say you pay for me to do this. Bullcrap. I pay for myself. I paid enough taxes before I got there and continue to through my company to pay my own salary. This is a service. No one here pays me to go.”

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“I’m just saying this is a service for me, not a career, and I thank God this is not how I make my living.”

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“I’m paying more taxes inside my company and personally than I’ll ever receive from Congress.”

His comments have been major national news, with stories running on the Drudge Report, TheBlaze, The Washington Times, TheHill, Politico, FoxNews, Conservative Review, and many other publications and news sites.

Coddingtons Corner: Trump’s not the new Hitler… he’s the new Kaiser Bill

Germany’s Great War leader was a blustering, reckless gambler who took the world over the abyss. Sound familiar?

Andrew J. Bacevich

8 April 2017

Massachusetts

All politicians wear masks. Donald Trump’s favourite is that of Maximum Leader. It was on display during this past week. ‘If China is not going to solve North Korea, we will,’ he said at the weekend, ahead of his meeting with Xi Jinping — a throwaway comment that could end up causing mayhem in the Far East. Next, his reaction to news of a chemical bombing in Syria. Trump blamed the atrocity on his predecessor’s ‘weakness and irresolution’, suggesting that he is keen to show the world what strength and resolve look like. The President, it seems, is not too dissimilar to the nightmare his political enemies warned us about: a nuclear-armed hothead itching to show the world how tough he is.

continue reading via https://www.spectator.co.uk/2017/04/trumps-not-the-new-hitler-hes-the-new-kaiser-bill/#

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Proposed Missouri Constitutional Amendment to Affirm Personhood of Unborn Passes Committees

Proposed Missouri Constitutional Amendment to Affirm Personhood of Unborn Passes Committees

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (April 14, 2017) – A proposed Missouri state constitutional amendment that would affirm the personhood off the unborn, and set the stage to nullify Roe. v. Wade in the state, recently passed its second House committee, but has yet to be scheduled for a floor vote. Rep. Mike Moon (R-Ash Grove) introduced…

Massachusetts Bill Would Authorize Commercial Hemp Production; Foundation to Defy Federal Prohibition

Massachusetts Bill Would Authorize Commercial Hemp Production; Foundation to Defy Federal Prohibition

BOSTON, Mass. (April 14, 2017) – A bill introduced in the Massachusetts House would create a licensing program for the production and processing of industrial hemp for commercial purposes in the state, rejecting the unconstitutional federal prohibition of the same. Rep. Chris Walsh (D-Middlesex) presented House Bill 3507 (H.3507) earlier this year. The legislation would…

Back to the Governor: Montana House Gives Final Approval to Bill Taking on Warrantless Electronic Data Collection

Back to the Governor: Montana House Gives Final Approval to Bill Taking on Warrantless Electronic Data Collection

HELENA, Mont. (April 14, 2017) – On Wednesday, the Montana House gave final approval to the governor’s proposed amendments to a bill that would require police to get a warrant in order to obtain electronic communication information from service providers in most cases. If signed into law, the legislation would not only increase privacy protections…

Rhode Island House Passes Right to Try Act

Rhode Island House Passes Right to Try Act

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (April 14, 2017) – Yesterday, the Rhode House passed a bill that would set the foundation to nullify in practice some Food and Drug Administration (FDA) rules that deny access to experimental treatments by terminally ill patients. Rep. Joseph McNamara (D) introduced House Bill 5676 (HB5676), along with a bipartisan coalition of four…

MICHIGAN  NEWS

MICHIGAN NEWS

“Determine never to be idle. No person will have occasion to complain of the want of time, who never loses any. It is wonderful how much may be done, if we are always doing. And that you may be always doing good, my dear, is the ardent prayer of yours affectionately.” Thomas Jefferson letter to …

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