Thursday, 28 October 2021
By Representative Terri Lynn Weaver (R-Lancaster) – The Mega Site near Memphis has a long history; since FY08-09 to FY21-22, over $200M Tennessee Tax dollars have been appropriated to a 4100 acre piece of real estate in pursuit of a business that would bring jobs to this remote area of West Tennessee. ...Read More...
Posted on 10/28/2021 5:19 AM by Bobbie Patray
Wednesday, 27 October 2021
Published October 27, 2021 | By Erik Schelzig House members have submitted 78 bills this week’s session aimed at dialing back COVID-19 mandates (among other things). But the last eight dropped in the hopper before the filing deadline are the ones most worth paying attention to. They all have ...Read More...
Posted on 10/27/2021 11:50 AM by Bobbie Patray
Tuesday, 26 October 2021
Issa slams ‘betrayal’ as State Dept admits number of Americans still in Afghanistan higher than prior claims SHARE »
The State Department said it has so far facilitated the evacuation of 234 Americans Adam Shaw | Fox News 24 October 2021 The State Department on Friday conceded that there are significantly more Americans in Afghanistan than previously estimated -- leading to Rep. Darrell Issa, R-Calif., and other ...Read More...
Posted on 10/26/2021 6:59 AM by Bobbie Patray
Monday, 25 October 2021
Published October 25, 2021 | By Erik Schelzig Lawmakers are back for yet another special session later this week, the third one this year. This time, Republicans are hoping to demonstrate to constituents they are doing something — anything — against what they see as federal overreach on COVID-19 ...Read More...
Posted on 10/25/2021 8:47 AM by Bobbie Patray
Thursday, 21 October 2021
Exclusive: Joseph Farah finds some rare good news in the pages of the New York Times By Joseph Farah Published October 20, 2021 at 7:31pm They say you shouldn't read the New York Times because you won't get any good news. I disagree. You just have to read between the lines, so to speak. The ...Read More...
Posted on 10/21/2021 6:07 AM by Bobbie Patray
Wednesday, 20 October 2021
The Senate finally joined the members of the House to issue the call for the Special Session. As far as we know the five 'purposes' listed below will be what they take up for debate. Speaker Cameron Sexton Lt. Governor Randy McNally and I, along with the Tennessee House of Representatives and ...Read More...
Posted on 10/20/2021 7:03 AM by Bobbie Patray
Friday, 15 October 2021
by Paul Bedard, Washington Secrets Columnist | | October 14, 2021 11:49 AM President Joe Biden’s crashing polling numbers appear to have no end as he fumbles with the border crisis, a 13-year high in inflation, and the threat of empty toy shelves on Christmas Eve. In a new Zogby Poll just provided ...Read More...
Posted on 10/15/2021 7:55 AM by Bobbie Patray
Thursday, 14 October 2021
Biden Education Secretary Dodges When Asked If Parents Should Be ‘Primary Stakeholder’ Of Child’s Education SHARE »
By Tim Pearce Sep 30, 2021 DailyWire.com Education Secretary Miguel Cardona stopped short of claiming that parents should be the “primary” stakeholders in their children’s education on Thursday. Cardona sat before the Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions on Thursday to ...Read More...
Posted on 10/14/2021 6:40 AM by Bobbie Patray
Tuesday, 12 October 2021
Metro Nashville Public Schools Partner with Vanderbilt University to Address ‘Educational Inequities’ SHARE »
October 12, 2021 Cooper Moran Metro Nashville Public Schools (MNPS) and Vanderbilt University’s Peabody College are partnering to address ‘educational inequities’ in the Nashville area. According to the two groups, the project will have the goal of “producing actionable, innovative and scalable ...Read More...
Posted on 10/12/2021 7:18 AM by Bobbie Patray
Monday, 11 October 2021
October 11, 2021 by Adam Mill It seems like only yesterday the Left went to war to stop Judge Brett Kavanaugh from ascending to the Supreme Court. Crackpots and charlatans flocked to the call for accusations, no matter how fictional, that might sink his nomination. The Left extracted a compromise ...Read More...
Posted on 10/11/2021 6:13 AM by Bobbie Patray
Friday, 08 October 2021
Governor Lee Joins Blackburn and Hagerty, Questions Biden Administration over Afghan Refugee Resettlement SHARE »
October 7, 2021 Cooper Moran Governor Bill Lee (R) on Wednesday joined Senators Marsha Blackburn(R-TN) and Bill Hagerty (R-TN) and demanded answers from the Biden administration over Afghan refugee resettlement. Over the past several months, thousands of refugees from Afghanistan have been relocated ...Read More...
Posted on 10/08/2021 7:37 AM by Bobbie Patray
Thursday, 07 October 2021
BY TIFFANY BOYD “School choice” is a term that many conservative politicians have adopted as one of their main platforms. It is concerning that parties touting the importance of freedom and small government are championing a program that is the very epitome of government overreach. For ...Read More...
Posted on 10/07/2021 6:21 AM by Bobbie Patray
Wednesday, 06 October 2021
October 6, 2021 Kaitlin Housler Late Tuesday, Metro Nashville City Council members’ attempt to impose an indoor mask mandate was indefinitely deferred. Councilmember Joy Styles, chief sponsor of bill BL2021-872, moved to indefinitely defer the legislation that would have imposed a mask mandate ...Read More...
Posted on 10/06/2021 6:52 AM by Bobbie Patray
Thursday, 30 September 2021
Manchin Demands Inclusion of Hyde Amendment in Reconciliation, Has Warning to Dems if It's Not SHARE »
Democrat Sen. Joe Manchin is pushing back on a Democratic plan to push a “Medicaid-like” measure through the reconciliation bill for one simple reason: it lacks the Hyde amendment, which bars the use of federal funds for abortion. The moderate, pro-life West Virginia Democrat said the bill ...Read More...
Posted on 09/30/2021 10:31 AM by Bobbie Patray
Tuesday, 28 September 2021
September 27, 2021 9:23 AM The Biden administration on Monday issued a regulation to “protect and fortify” the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program. The Department of Homeland Security’s proposal would re-create the program, which protects 600,000 young immigrations from ...Read More...
Posted on 09/28/2021 7:12 AM by Bobbie Patray
Monday, 27 September 2021
Chris Wallace Confronts Mayorkas Over Border: DHS Stats Show ‘Flood of People Coming Illegally’ Has ‘Gotten Worse’ Under Biden Admin SHARE »
By Josh FeldmanSep 26th, 2021, 10:48 am Fox News’ Chris Wallace confronted Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas on Sunday about the Biden administration’s handling of the border crisis. In the past week, thousands of Haitian migrants and asylum-seekers came to the border and were at ...Read More...
Posted on 09/27/2021 6:05 AM by Bobbie Patray
Thursday, 23 September 2021
Star Parker / @StarParker / September 22, 2021 Last week, Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas arrived at the University of Notre Dame to speak about the Declaration of Independence. Speaking invitations like this that Thomas accepts are few and far between. Anyone who cares ...Read More...
Posted on 09/23/2021 7:56 AM by Bobbie Patray
Wednesday, 22 September 2021
Monday, September 20th 2021 NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WZTV) — The demand for the monoclonal antibody treatment for COVID-19 patients has led to the federal government changing the way it allocates its supply. The Department of Health and Human Services announced they are distributing the antibody treatment ...Read More...
Posted on 09/22/2021 6:29 AM by Bobbie Patray
Monday, 20 September 2021
JOHN BINDER 16 Sep 2021 President Joe Biden’s administration is planning to resettle the first group of Afghans brought to the United States across 46 states with many headed to battleground and swing states like Arizona, Florida, Georgia, and Texas. Biden has said he hopes to resettle about 95,000 ...Read More...
Posted on 09/20/2021 8:17 AM by Bobbie Patray
Friday, 17 September 2021
Angry Tennessee Residents, Burdened by COVID-19 Policies, Rally for Special Legislative Session, Without Delay SHARE »
September 17, 2021 Chris Butler NASHVILLE, Tennessee — Hundreds of Tennesseans said their displeasure with COVID-19 mandates has intensified and it’s time for Lieutenant Governor Randy McNally (R-Oak Ridge) to relent and allow a special legislative session so the state can fight ...Read More...
Posted on 09/17/2021 6:00 AM by Bobbie Patray