Category Archives: State & Local

Trump’s Base Did Not Show Up to Vote in Virginia. Why Would They?

By John Nolte Vox reports that rural white voters did not show up to vote in Virginia. Why in Heaven’s name would they? For 25 years, I have been a faithful Republican voter, and never, in all of those years, … Continue reading

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University of Florida To Offer Grief Counseling To Students Offended by Halloween Costumes

By Pardes Seleh October 14, 2016 In preparation for Halloween, the University of Florida assures students it will provide counseling services around the clock to anyone who feels offended by a costume. In a statement published on the school’s website, … Continue reading

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School District Bans Game of Tag for Students’ “Emotional Safety”

With all of the huge crises currently happening in the world and in our republic, the breakdown the rule of law and the erosion of our individual liberties, the inevitability a nuclear Iran, illegal immigration, to name a few, isn’t … Continue reading

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Jeb Bush Protested by Common Core Opponents in Florida

by Dr. Susan Berry19 Jun 2015116 Opponents of the Common Core standards protested the appearance of former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush in Tampa Friday at the Hillsborough County Republican Lincoln Day dinner. The newly declared 2016 presidential contender was in … Continue reading

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Breaking: Tex. Gov. Greg Abbott is Two For Two

This article, which originally appeared in teapartynation.com, is about Common Core/education in Texas, but it’s national relevance is obvious. By Donna Garner  6.20.15 Texas Gov. Greg Abbott is “two for two.”  Not only did Gov. Abbott make a wise choice … Continue reading

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“Weeks after leaving office, Obama discovers a leak under his sink so he calls a plumber to fix it…”

The Affordable Care Act, aka Obamacare, is a socialist scheme that does nothing more than funnel money away from the successful and into the hands of the not-so-successful. While it might sound charitable at first glance, be very wary, for socialism in … Continue reading

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Fourth Grader Shames School Board on Testing

This girl is definitely going places. Sydney Smoot, a fourth grader at Brooksville Elementary in Florida, had some harsh words for the Hernando County School Board earlier this month on the state’s restrictive standardized testing program. She told the board: … Continue reading

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Before you let your kid take the PARCC test, try out this practice problem

 

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Berkeley City Council Approves Warning Labels for Gas Pumps

With the news cycle dominated by many hot button issues and events – amnesty, terrorism, GruberGate, Fergusen and more, I thought it fitting to take a step away and report on this.  One can never underestimate the ingenuity of the … Continue reading

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School Handout: ‘The Government Gives Us Rights’

The last time I checked the second paragraph of the Declaration of Independence began as follows: We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, … Continue reading

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