Posts by Fuzzy Slippers  (Page 81)
 

Jindal: If Elected President, Will Send the IRS Into Planned Parenthood

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Posted by    Saturday, August 8, 2015 at 5:00pm 8/8/2015 at 5:00pm

When Lois Lerner preemptively “broke” the story in 2013 about the IRS targeting conservative groups from (at least) 2010 to the time leading up to the 2012 presidential election, there was outrage and a bit of curiosity because it was she, then director of the Exempt Organizations Unit of the IRS,...

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Can Jeb! win by being the only “adult’ in the room?

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Posted by    Sunday, August 2, 2015 at 11:00am 8/2/2015 at 11:00am

While Jeb’s Telemundo interview this week has been getting attention for

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Cecil the lion’s brother Jericho shot dead by poachers (?)

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Posted by    Saturday, August 1, 2015 at 2:31pm 8/1/2015 at 2:31pm

Following the shooting of Cecil the lion, the Daily Mail is reporting that his brother, Jericho, has also been shot dead by poachers in Zimbabwe:

Cecil the lion’s brother Jericho has been shot dead in a park in Zimbabwe.

The animal was protecting his lion cubs after he was shot dead by Minnesota...

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Obama: Sure, I could win a third term

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Posted by    Saturday, August 1, 2015 at 12:30pm 8/1/2015 at 12:30pm

Over the years, Obama has lamented the fact that he’s not a king, an emperor, or a dictator and has stated that it would be “so much easier to be president of China...

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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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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.

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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

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

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

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

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

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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