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It's getting testy in Tennessee over states' rights lawsuit on refugee program

Republican State Senator Mark Norris criticizes Republican Gov. Bill Haslam in exchange characterized as the ‘gloves coming off.’

Readers, it is astounding to me, there is so much incredible (and critical) news about the federal Refugee Admissions Program in recent days and weeks and nary a word about it on any mainstream or cable media that I’ve seen. 286 more words

Refugee Resettlement Program

Call To Action--Public School Bathrooms

ACT NOW TO PROTECT YOUR CHILDREN AND GRANDCHILDREN!

It is urgent that you contact your State Legislators immediately and demand they take action next week to get the Feds out of our Public Schools and to protect our children! 149 more words

Tennessee governor does not veto Legislature's resolution opening door to states' rights lawsuit

Update: Michael Patrick Leahy has a much more understandable story on what the governor has done (or not done), and what it means.  Click here… 422 more words

Refugee Resettlement Program

SlingVote

Slingvote. Remember that, there’ll be a quiz later. Texas Nationalists have long held to the idea that somewhere in the agreement that brought Texas in to the Union there was some kind of pre-nuptial agreement that provides an easy exit should Texas ever decide to go it on its own. 584 more words

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Good News and Better News ... May 16th, 2016

 Jonathots Daily Blog

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On Sunday morning, I had the privilege, honor, joy and excitement to be with the congregation at the Memorial United Methodist Church in Appomattox, Virginia. 484 more words

Good News And Better News

Another Post-Reality Show

The Obama administration has escalated its war on America’s longstanding and satisfactory-to-more-than-99-percent of-the-population social arrangement regarding public restrooms and dressing rooms and overnight accommodations and certain… 786 more words

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North Carolina, Texas Reject Obama's "Transgender" Directive

May 15, 2016 by C. Mitchell Shaw

In the immediate wake of the Obama administration’s letter to school administrators Friday dictating “transgender” policy, at least two states have already issued statements saying they will not comply. 1,800 more words