Smaller Government - Lower Taxes - Personal Responsibility
[12.31.12 – How is this to start out the New Year right? Visiting Judge Gary Harger ruled today that Texas has the right to kick Planned Parenthood out of the Women’s Health Program. Cecile Richards as the leader of Planned Parenthood had a choice. If she and PP wanted to be a part of the Women’s Health Program, all they had to do was to quit offering abortions. It was Planned Parenthood’s choice to keep on killing the unborn, and Judge Harger has ruled that that makes PP ineligible…Continue
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This is a post from a friend of mine, retired tarrant county judge Sandy Prindle, regarding Sandy Hook and troubled youth in today's schools.
December 18th, 2012
By: Sandy Prindle
I am a retired judge of twenty-four years in Fort Worth, Texas. I have handled thousands of cases that involve the mentally ill and/or truants in our school system. The recent tragic shootings at the Sandy Hook Elementary School pinpoint a growing problem in our nation that I…Continue
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Amazing -- Lowering Tax Rates Actually Raises More Money
by Henry W. Burke
Fact: When Presidents Harding, Coolidge, John F. Kennedy, Ronald Reagan, and George W. Bush cut tax rates, the tax revenues amazingly increased between 32% and 100%.
Added by Donna Garner on December 31, 2012 at 9:43am — No Comments
Even if Congress manages to come up with a solution to avert the “fiscal cliff,” a combination of year-end tax increases and spending cuts, it won’t be worth anything because it’ll probably only deal with tax rates and ignore the…Continue
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According to FoxBusiness.com, the EPA, influenced by special interest groups, approved E-15 ethanol gasoline even though 95% of the cars on the road (228 million) could be damaged by using it. Three states so far are selling E-15 ethanol…Continue
Added by Donna Garner on December 29, 2012 at 12:21pm — No Comments
“Fact: Huge Gaps in Common Core”
by Donna Garner
Dr. Sandra Stotsky is an authority on curriculum standards, having helped many states (including Massachusetts and Texas) to write their own and also having been a well-known evaluator of states’ standards for many years. For 16 years, Dr. Stotsky was a researcher for the Harvard Graduate School of Education and is presently the 21st Century Chair in…Continue
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[12.28.12 -- If visiting Judge Gary Harger decides to grant Planned Parenthood a restraining order to keep them from being kicked out of the Women’s Health Program, Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott will appeal the decision to a higher court.
Hopefully, Judge Harger will allow Texas to follow the duly-approved legislation that gives Planned Parenthood a choice just like every other organization. If they wanted to be a part of the Women’s Health Program,…Continue
Added by Donna Garner on December 28, 2012 at 8:18pm — No Comments
My husband was at the gun range this afternoon and saw a handgun he would like to purchase. The employee came back after submitting the background check request and the FBI told him that they had met their quota for the day and would not be processing anymore background checks. The employee said "it's started". Trying to stay positive, maybe they're just reverting back to 3 business days for processing background checks worst case. We'll see if my husband owns the handgun by the end…Continue
Added by Mackenzie Hellman on December 28, 2012 at 7:00pm — No Comments
[Yet another corrupt, left-wing, Obama appointee has been caught in a web of her own making – a secret EPA e-mail account under a man’s name. -- Donna Garner]
EPA Head Resigns After Secret Email Account Exposed
Dec 28th, 2012 | By fyork
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Are you wondering how it was that Boehner and the others in the Republican leadership in Congress royally messed up the debate over the so-called "fiscal…Continue
As the opening day of the 83rd session of the Texas Legislature approaches, the time to push past the "independence" rhetoric is here.
We are making a copy of the independence referendum legislation available to you RIGHT NOW so that YOU can share it with your friends, family, neighbors and, more importantly, your representatives.
The bill is provided in PDF format for easy printing and sharing.
You can download a copy at this…
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Guns in schools can save lives
John R. Lott Jr. -- 7:10p.m. EST December 25, 2012
Disarming law abiding citizens left them sitting ducks.
Has anyone noticed that these mass shootings at public schools increased after the…Continue
Added by Donna Garner on December 27, 2012 at 5:39pm — No Comments
The threat posed by Agenda 21 is very much a local issue, made so because our City Council is working feverishly to make it a reality.
Yet, as mentioned in a previous column, we can’t find an Arlington City Council member who admits to knowing what Agenda 21 is. How can they be so ignorant of…Continue
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“Education Proposals from Sen. Dan Patrick with Comments by Donna Garner”
On Dec. 21, 2012, Texas Senator Dan Patrick sent out his education proposals for the upcoming 83rd Legislative Session. He is the new chair of the Senate Education Committee, and I appreciate the fact that he is accessible to the grassroots. He “does his homework” by reading and analyzing carefully the concerns that people share with…Continue
Added by Donna Garner on December 26, 2012 at 11:54am — No Comments
From Jake and Katie Baker
Tuesday, December 25, 2012
Dear Family & Friends:
Let me begin by wishing you all a lustrous and joyful Christmas. In all the advertising hustle and seasonal bustle of Christmas, it is easy to get discouraged as the message of Christmas is…Continue
Added by Katie Baker on December 25, 2012 at 6:53pm — No Comments
12.12.12 – Ramparts 360.com – Bill Ayers explains the left’s power is in schools and classrooms
Bill Ayers explains the left’s power is in schools and classrooms
Added by Donna Garner on December 23, 2012 at 7:42pm — No Comments
Saturday I went through Chief Bill Wayborn's CHL class at the Alpine shooting range in Fort Worth Texas. I can't tell how informative the class was. I strongly suggest all Texans attend such a course even if you don't intend…Continue
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