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Taxing Illegal Drugs?

Rep Rhoads has put in a bill to tax illegal drugs in Missouri. Below is an article about the bill. It poses a great number of questions to my mind. 384 more words

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Food Freedom Bill House Hearing March 17th!

Missouri Rep. Mike Moon has put in the direct from farm food freedom bill again. It is scheduled for a hearing, one of the early steps in this process, on March 17th in Hearing Room 4 at 12:30pm. 126 more words

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Nat’l ID card: Hypocrisy reigns at Arizona Republic

Illegal aliens accorded more leeway than American citizens

The few remaining readers of the Arizona Republic are well acquainted with the tactic. Like a nagging shrew, repetition is the name of the game. 508 more words


Senate environment committee plans March 11 hearing on EPA rule on CO2

This article originally appeared in the March 9, 2015 issue of American Public Power Association’s Public Power Daily.

The U.S. Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works will hold a hearing Wednesday, March 11, to hear from state utility regulators on their views of the Environmental Protection Agency’s proposed rule limiting carbon dioxide emissions from existing power plants. 238 more words

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Weakened SPI Diane Douglas cedes power

Elected Superintendent of Public Instruction relinquishes authority to unelected state board

The Arizona Daily Independent does a fine job of explaining the current bizarre state of affairs… 177 more words


Common Core: Making news for all the right reasons

The Arizona House Education Committee voted 5-2 approving a proposal that would scrap the state’s imposition of Common Core “standards” and strip the Board of Education’s ability to adopt new ones. 417 more words


Mandating Vaccines in Missouri

Here’s an alert I just rec’d about a bill in the current legislature. Considering the flu vaccine is often ineffective and has numerous additives that troublesome at best, this is a bill that needs to go into the circular file. 166 more words

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