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Texas Senate OKs Handgun Open Carry, Governor To Sign

NewTexas On Monday, handgun open carry legislation moved one step closer to Texas law after it passed the Texas State Senate. Senate Bill 17 would allow citizens with concealed carry permits to open carry handguns. The 20-11 vote was unsurprisingly divided on party lines with 20 Republicans voting in favor and 11 Democrats voting against the bill. […]

Making it Even Easier to Vote

vote It's gotten so easy to vote nowadays. There is early (and often) voting, absentee voting, vote by mail, and I'm sure in the not too distant future there will be internet voting, right from one's Smartphone. Voting used to be a privilege – a process where a citizen would actually want to make an effort […]

Is Dr. Carson Making Believe?

2013 Conservative Political Action Conference Since I released my column last week titled "Just What are Rights for Those Who Commit Sodomy?" I have received a lot of feedback. Especially since, a day later, Dr. Ben Carson made a clarification of his Gay Rights statements. The good doctor said on Facebook, "While I remain opposed to same-sex marriage, I have […]

Governor Walker’s Budget Protects Children, Taxpayers, and Educational Systems

ScottWalker-2 Governor Walker of Wisconsin has a history of protecting taxpayers and students. Children across Wisconsin may access affordable, quality educational programs secured through Governor Walker's financial and legislative initiatives. If Walker's current budget cuts for the University of Wisconsin pass, another misuse of Wisconsin tax dollars will be corrected. Currently, The University of Wisconsin is […]

Has America Become Another Empire?

American-Flag-close-focus Over the centuries, empires have come and gone. The Assyrian Empire, Ottoman Empire, and the British Empire were once great kingdoms, but all have fallen. In this paper, we will examine two empires—how they rose, became corrupt, and fell. The Roman Empire, which extended from 27 B.C. to 476 A.D. is largely considered to be […]

Rand Paul: Hillary Believes She is Above the Law

150122-randpaul_jebromneymeeting-1715_455f20d5074b37b100ce1fa2b7856571 On Monday Senator Rand Paul (R-KY) was on Fox News to speak about Hillary Clinton's ongoing email scandal when he cut through all of the garbage and got to the heart of the matter. Hillary Clinton thinks she's above the law. Here's the problem. She wasn't obeying the law by keeping her e-mail on a […]