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Most Recent Jeff City Legislative Highlights

From Timothy Jones, Majority Floor Leader for the Missouri House of Representatives, comes this summary of the latest legislative work being done; please support legislation imporant to you and your values by contacting your representatives!  You can do that by going to the state House website and doing a legislator look-up on the right side of the page;… Continue reading

Twitter Used to Silence Conservatives: The Case of Chris Loesch

From Conservative Bytes

“Conservative Chris Loesch, music producer and husband of radio host and CNN contributor Dana Loesch, had his Twitter account suspended on Sunday. He was apparently targeted by leftist users who utilized the “Block & Report Spam” function to trigger the social media account’s automatic spam algorithm. He was notified of his suspension via an email… Continue reading

Video-If I Wanted America to Fail

I highly recommend this powerful brief video that tells it like it is on the Free Market!

Inconvenient Truth on Voter I.D.

In this excellent post on PJ Media, the author shows the hypocrisy and disingenousness of arguments against voter I.D. and makes the case that voter I.D has “broken leftist containment” as he puts it, as more people find out the truth and more videos surface showing how easy it is to game the voting system!  Be sure to check… Continue reading

McCaskill: “Let’s try national health care first, let’s just see.”

“During a stop in Springfield this week, Missouri Senator Claire McCaskill said people need to try President Obama’s national health care plan before they knock it. She says it hasn’t been put in place yet, people are pretty sure they don’t like it, but once they do she goes on to say they will be reminded why health care was… Continue reading

Will It Be Freedom or Fairness?

In a thought provoking post on Townhall, Victor Davis Hanson makes the case that freedom brings about more fairness but enforced fairness does not bring about more freedom.  As the pivotal election of our lives approaches, and more people become ever more beholden to the government, it is important to understand the distinction.  You can read the post here.

Get Ready to Vote!

There is a great feature on the Missouri Secretary of State website that allows you to check your voter registration status, get a map of your polling place and print off a sample ballot.  Printing off the ballot lets you research the candidates and issues you’ll be voting on before you vote, and then you can mark the ballot… Continue reading

Working Together for Jefferson County

 

This column includes comments that I made at a county council meeting recently, when they had their town hall forum for citizen input.  While it was originally intended for the council to motivate them to work together, I feel that it also has application to the current state of our political discourse here in the county.  I… Continue reading

Keynesian Kerfuffle

An excellent brief video summary of why the stimulus has failed so spectacularly, even though Keynsian propagandists are desperately trying to make us believe otherwise.
“I know that most men, including those at ease with problems of the greatest complexity, can seldom accept even the simplest and most obvious truth if it be such as would oblige them to admit… Continue reading

Looking Out for Our Veterans

The Missouri House has passed legislation intended to make up a shortfall in funding for Veterans Homes in the state.  HB 1731 will also hopefully allow for the building of another Veterans Home to give a place to stay to over 1600 veterans who remain on the waiting list.  Please consider supporting this bill to your state… Continue reading