AFP Defending the Dream Summit: Day 1
Originally, I planned on doing morning radio shows all week at the Minnesota State Fair for AM 1280 The Patriot , but the opportunity to cover AFP's Defending the Dream Summit 2014 was too good to pass up.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
Rep. Blackburn: Impeaching 'Imperialist' Obama Is On Table
Impeachment, censure and legal action are all on the table as the House considers how to discipline President Barack Obama for his "imperialist" conduct in bypassing Congress with executive orders, Rep. Marsha Blackburn told Newsmax TV on Thursday.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
Women Don't Think The GOP Cares About Them, Internal Report Confirms
A new internal Republican report confirmed that women are not fans of the GOP, and Republicans have more work to do if they want the female vote.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Business & Heritage Clarksville
Clarksville-Montgomery County responds to proposed military cutbacks
The Clarksville-Montgomery County response to proposed cutbacks at Fort Campbell has been sent to the Department of the Army's Supplemental Programmatic Environmental Assessment for Army Force Structure Realignment for Ft.
How A Nonprofit Is Teaching Women To Run For Office
According to the National Women's Political Caucus, of the 535 seats in the 113th U.S. Congress, just 18.5%--or 99 members--are women.
Sat Aug 23, 2014
Chattanooga Times Free Press
Stop horsing around with our Tennessee Walkers
Certainly at this year's 76th annual Tennessee Walking Horse National Celebration special honor should be accorded to Tennessee's congressional delegation - especially Sen. Lamar Alexander and Rep. Marsha Blackburn, Rep. Chuck Fleischmann and Rep. Scott DesJarlais.
Pence's profile is on the rise
Americans for Prosperity expects an audience of 2,500 for its 8th annual Defending the American Dream Summit, in Dallas on Aug. 29. "Pence has been making midterm appearances for the Republican Governors Association," the political newsletter Playbook reports, "but next Friday's speech will mark his debut for a grassroots audience heading into '16.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
7th Congressional District candidate Dan Cramer earns AFL-CIO endorsement
US Congressional candidate Dan Cramer, of Clarksville, received a vital endorsement from the AFL-CIO this week, earning the recommendation of the state's largest federation of labor unions.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Hardball Questions On Immigration To Ask Your [Feckless] Rep Or Senator(s) At Townhalls
On Radio Derb a month ago, His Excellency John Derbyshire recounted his quizzing of visiting Repub presidential wannabees about immigration policy when these exalted beings showed up at the National Review offices to strut their stuff before the assembled staff: It was eye-opening, just how little these supposed masters of policy knew about U.S.
Rep. Marsha Blackburn: Obamacare Security Threat Still Exists
While the country is focused on other urgent matters at home and around the world, Rep. Marsha Blackburn of Tennessee says that there are still serious security issues with the Obamacare website, HealthCare.gov.
CHS attack may have been easy to prevent - Lawmakers call for...
CHS ATTACK MAY HAVE BEEN EASY TO PREVENT: If Community Health Services was hacked through the Heartbleed virus, as a leading technical expert has reported, the company displayed a very low level of sophistication in its computer security, two experts told POLITICO Thursday.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
FCC can knock out state laws that limit broadband, Wheeler warns
Tension is building between the telecom industry, which is using state laws to shut down cities from building broadband networks, and the FCC, where chairman Tom Wheeler repeated a warning that he will overrule such laws.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Lawfare: When Screaming Racism, 'War on Women,' and Impeachment Are Not Enough
Democrats knew going into 2014 they'd have bleak chances nationwide. They started screaming racism, trying to whip black and hispanic voters into a frenzy against Republicans.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Banned substances on sored horses undercut compliance claims, some say
Putting mustard oil, kerosene, diesel fuel and other blistering agents on Tennessee Walking Horses has long been part of the cruelty of Banned substances on sored horses undercut compliance claims, some say WASHINGTON -- Putting mustard oil, kerosene, diesel fuel and other blistering agents on Tennessee Walking Horses has long been part of the ... (more)
Tue Aug 12, 2014
The Washington Post
One citya s messy fight to expand broadband access
A quiet battle between telecom giants and a small electric utility over broadband access is blossoming into a national fight over state and municipal rights as rural residents of southeastern Tennessee and northwestern Georgia clamor for some of the fastest Internet speeds in the world.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
LETTER: Democrats share blame for do-nothing CongressLETTER:...
LETTER: Democrats share blame for do-nothing Congress It's time to take a look at the job Sen. Harry Reid is doing Check out this story on mycentraljersey.com: http://mycj.co/VhiT2N Alex Wong, Getty Images WASHINGTON, DC - MARCH 25: U.S. Senate Majority Leader Sen. Harry Reid speaks during a briefing after the weekly Senate Democratic Policy ... (more)
Leaders: Help save Ft. Campbell from cutsLeaders: Help save Ft....
Leaders: Help save Ft. Campbell from cuts With Ft. Campbell facing deep cuts, leaders urge citizens to sign online letters Check out this story on theleafchronicle.com: http://leafne.ws/1oqcEXp Clarksville Mayor Kim McMillan joined with state and county leaders Monday to urge citizens to sign letters that they hope could stave off deep cuts to Ft.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
National Review Online
Deroy Murdock: Not Exactly the - Do-Nothing Congress'
Representative Marsha Blackburn poses on July 25 with 332 House-passed bills that have languished on Harry Reid's desk.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
Accuracy In Media
Distorting the Facts About the "Do Nothing Congress"
This past weekend's Sunday morning talk shows were abuzz about how the House Republicans are in disarray, and that they are re-defining the concept of a "do nothing Congress."
Tue Aug 05, 2014
Cybersecurity growing challenge as digital age ramps upCybersecurity...
Cybersecurity growing challenge as digital age ramps up Experts reveal startling discoveries at Tuesday conference in Clarksville Check out this story on theleafchronicle.com: http://leafne.ws/1npnNle An audience at the Wilma Rudolph Event Center prepares to learn the sobering truth about privacy breaches in the digital age.