About: Fuzzy Slippers

I am a constitutional conservative, a writer, an editor, and a citizen activist.

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Jindal Orders Police to Protect Lafayette Victims’ Funerals

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Posted by    Sunday, July 26, 2015 at 5:30pm 7/26/2015 at 5:30pm
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The insensitive, extremist Westboro Baptist Church has threatened to picket the funerals of the two victims of the Lafayette movie theater shooting.  In response, Governor Jindal has ordered police to “take swift and immediate action” against them.

The Hill Reports:

Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal is issuing a warning to the Westboro Baptist Church, which has...

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Obama Angers Kenyan Leadership in Push for Gay Rights in Africa

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Posted by    Sunday, July 26, 2015 at 3:30pm 7/26/2015 at 3:30pm
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Obama’s first trip to Kenya since becoming president has highlighted the disappointment that many Africans feel in his presidency.  While President Bush earns high praise and achieved a great deal in Africa, particularly with regard to his efforts fighting AIDS, Obama . . . not so much.

In his article entitled, “Africa’s...

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Ted Cruz Takes On GOP Leadership in Fiery Speech

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Posted by    Saturday, July 25, 2015 at 7:15pm 7/25/2015 at 7:15pm
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Ted Cruz has long criticized career politicians in both parties for not listening to the American people; indeed, he started a Twitter hashtag #MakeDCListen on this very issue and has taken to the Senate floor on a number of occasions to urge DC to listen to the people who elected them.

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Will #BlackLivesMatter Extremism Lead to Occupy-style Failure?

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Posted by    Saturday, July 25, 2015 at 4:00pm 7/25/2015 at 4:00pm
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The failure of the Occupy movement was epic in its crash-and-burn in the wake of “occupiers” pooping on cop cars, establishing rape safety tents, displaying food privilege, and being infested with

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Salon Kicks Off “Draft Al Gore” Campaign

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Posted by    Sunday, July 19, 2015 at 1:30pm 7/19/2015 at 1:30pm
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Just when you thought the Democrat presidential primary couldn’t get any more entertaining, the folks over at Salon are trying to kick off a “draft Al Gore” campaign.

Seriously.

From Salon’s article It’s time to draft Al Gore, with the subheading, “Hillary’s flailing. Biden’s grieving. Bernie’s a longshot. Gore bridges the party’s...

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Ted Cruz Addresses Conservative Preference for a Governor as Presidential Nominee

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Posted by    Sunday, July 19, 2015 at 11:30am 7/19/2015 at 11:30am
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The Family Leadership Summit in Iowa on Saturday was a veritable who’s who of 2016 GOP presidential candidates including Dr. Ben Carson, Senator Ted Cruz, Lindsey Graham, Governor Mike Huckabee, Governor Bobby Jindal, Senator Marco Rubio, Governor Rick Perry, Senator Rick Santorum, Donald Trump, and Governor Scott Walker.

I like the one-on-one...

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Cruz, Sessions: After Chattanooga, Time To Fix Legal Immigration System

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Posted by    Saturday, July 18, 2015 at 3:30pm 7/18/2015 at 3:30pm
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Following the Chattanooga terror attack, the media seems confused about what had happened or at least why it had happened.

Ted Cruz, however, experiences no such confusion and issued a powerful statement.

“In the wake of this vicious attack on our nation we need to rid ourselves of two dangerous delusions, first and...

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Governors Arm National Guard in Wake of Chattanooga Terror Attack

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Posted by    Saturday, July 18, 2015 at 12:30pm 7/18/2015 at 12:30pm
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With news this morning of a fifth victim of the Chattanooga terror attack, we mourn four fallen Marines and one fallen Sailor: Lance Cpl. Squire “Skip” K. Wells, Gunnery Sgt. Thomas J. Sullivan, Staff Sgt. David A. Wyatt, Sgt. Carson A. Homquist, and Petty Officer 2nd Class Randall Smith.

While we mourn, ...

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Sixteen Attorneys General File Suit to Block EPA Waters Rule

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Posted by    Sunday, July 12, 2015 at 5:30pm 7/12/2015 at 5:30pm
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The Obama EPA’s “Waters of the U. S.” power grab has come under a lot of scrutiny and resistance, and rightly so. In addition to citizen outrage and push back from Congress, the EPA is now facing two lawsuits filed by the Attorneys General of 16 states.

Rod Kackley reports:

Texas and 15...

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NY Suspends SAFE Act’s Background Checks for Ammunition Purchases

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Posted by    Sunday, July 12, 2015 at 4:00pm 7/12/2015 at 4:00pm
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New York’s unpopular SAFE Act takes another hit this week as Cuomo suspends a plan to require background checks for the purchase of ammunition.  The New York Times reports:

The decision, which the administration did not publicize, was the result of an unusual deal the governor’s office reached with the State Senate’s...

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Oregon Allows Government-funded Sex Change Operations for 15-year-olds

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Posted by    Sunday, July 12, 2015 at 8:00am 7/12/2015 at 8:00am
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With transgender issues in the spotlight following the recent revelation by Caitlyn (formerly Bruce) Jenner, it’s unsurprising to learn that a state like Oregon would support state-subsidized sex change operations.

What is surprising to many, including to Oregon voters who did not get a chance to vote on this measure, is that...

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Maine Passes Constitutional Carry

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Posted by    Saturday, July 11, 2015 at 2:30pm 7/11/2015 at 2:30pm
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Constitutional carry is the means by which Americans are pushing back against government interference with their right to bear arms.  By eliminating the permitting process, Maine has passed a constitutional carry law that makes it legal for residents to carry concealed without a permit.

Reuters reports:

Maine will allow gun owners to carry...

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USDA: Don’t Grill Meat This July 4th, Grill Pineapple!

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Posted by    Saturday, July 4, 2015 at 3:00pm 7/4/2015 at 3:00pm
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Obama’s USDA is urging Americans to grill fruit this July Fourth instead of the traditional hamburgers, hotdogs, and other assorted meats.  It is estimated that Americans consume about 150 million hotdogs, 700 million pounds of chicken, and 190 million pounds of red meat and pork on the Fourth of July; your...

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Entebbe July 4, 1976: The Greatest Hostage Rescue in History

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Posted by    Saturday, July 4, 2015 at 1:10pm 7/4/2015 at 1:10pm
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Today marks not only United States’ independence but also the anniversary of the 1976 Israeli special forces raid that freed more than 100 Israeli hostages held by the PLO in Entebbe, Uganda.

As Professor Jacobson noted...

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GOP Stops CDC 2nd Amendment “Research and Destroy” Mission

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Posted by    Sunday, June 28, 2015 at 2:00pm 6/28/2015 at 2:00pm
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I don’t know about you, but I need some good news this week.  And there is a happy crumb to report: the House Appropriations Committee has rejected an amendment that would allow the CDC to “study the underlying causes of gun violence” (not that guns are violent in and of themselves,...

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Ted Cruz Proposes Judicial-retention Elections for Supreme Court Justices

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Posted by    Sunday, June 28, 2015 at 9:00am 6/28/2015 at 9:00am
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Ted Cruz is not at all happy with the recent Supreme Court decisions regarding ObamaCare subsidies and gay marriage, and  his solution is bound to be controversial.

He’s proposing a constitutional amendment that would make...

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SCOTUScare: House Bill to Put Justices on Obamacare

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Posted by    Saturday, June 27, 2015 at 2:00pm 6/27/2015 at 2:00pm
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Following the surreal decision of the Supreme Court regarding ObamaCare subsidies, Texas Representative Brian Babin (R) wants to ensure that the justices take full advantage of the law they just contorted in order to save it.  Picking up Justice Scalia’s comment that the decision effectively turns ObamaCare into SCOTUScare, Babin has...

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