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Tuesday, April 1st, 2014 @ 8:11AM

I’m Moving To Mexico

Received via E-mail: Dear Mr. Obama, Senate and Congress: I’m planning to move my family and extended family into Mexico for my health, and I would like to ask you to assist me. We’re planning to simply walk across the border from the U.S. into Mexico, and we’ll need your help to make a few […]

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Thursday, January 30th, 2014 @ 9:43PM

Your US House Member And The Farm Bill Vote

As expected, the Farm Bill was re-married with the Welfare/Food Stamp Bill and was an assault on the taxpayers, freedom, and the free market in general. Sadly, the conservative position as well un-represented by the Missouri Republican Coalition with all Republicans voting for the bill: http://www.heritageactionscorecard.com/votes/vote/h31-2014 It’s disappointing, as I look at the current scorecard […]

Friday, December 13th, 2013 @ 2:20PM

Barack Obama, One Man’s Obstructionism Is Another Man’s Deliberation

What are conservatives up against in 2013? We are up against an extremely liberal President and his ideological allies in the Senate. What do we believe in and work to preserve? An America where freedom and prosperity flourish. We promote free enterprise, limited government, individual freedom, traditional American values, and a strong national defense – […]

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Friday, September 20th, 2013 @ 4:23PM

On Congressman William Lacy Clay’s Exit From Benghazi Hearing

By Pat Patterson, Cape Girardeau, MO I am not sure if I should apologize to the constituents served by Congressman William Lacy Clay. I just know that I’m not one of those people. I do not live in the Congressman’s district. However, I can not hold my tongue on his shameful action of toeing the […]

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Monday, June 24th, 2013 @ 10:02PM

#MO3: Blaine Luetkemeyer at the MOGOP Picnic (Video)

The Missouri GOP gathered in Columbia, Missouri, this past Saturday and heard from several Republican office holders. In the video above, Rep. Blaine Luetkemeyer (R-MO) addresses the crowd.Related articlesMo. House Speaker meets with most of state’s D…

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Sunday, June 23rd, 2013 @ 11:24PM

#MOSen: Roy Blunt at the MOGOP Picnic (Video)

The Missouri GOP gathered in Columbia, Missouri, this past Saturday and heard from several Republican office holders. In the video above, Roy Blunt addresses the crowd.Related articlesBlunt stepping up attacks on ‘Obamacare’ (stltoday.com)Video: 2013 M…

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Friday, June 14th, 2013 @ 10:21AM

Fairtax / Income Tax / Jason Smith

John McMillen, of Sikeston, MO, posted the following to Jason Smith’s Facebook timeline.  It’s GREAT stuff! The American system of private property ownership is the most important guaranty of freedom. This was the corner stone on which our founders built our “Bill of Rights” and our “Constitution.” When personal property rights are respected, honored, and […]

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Wednesday, June 5th, 2013 @ 11:07PM

#MO8: Jason Smith Wins: Time to Keep Him Honest

This past Tuesday, Missouri State Rep Jason Smith (R-MO) won the special election in the Show-Me State’s 8th Congressional District. His victory was overwhelming. He bested Democrat Steve Hodges by 40 points: 67% to 27%.Now the real work begins.During …

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Wednesday, May 15th, 2013 @ 7:39AM

So Now What’s Going On At The CBO? (Updated)

Update: 2 More E-Mails I’ve been monitoring the activity at the CBO (Congressional Budget Office) for a little over two years now.  It’s a great way to know what legislation is coming down the pike in Congress.  I highly recommend that you sign up for their e-mail list. Yesterday was a banner day.  I received […]

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Thursday, May 9th, 2013 @ 11:07PM

Heritage Study Estimates Amnesty will Cost $6.3 Trillion

The Heritage Foundation released a report earlier this week that put the cost of amnesty at a minimum of $6.3 trillion. Here’s the key paragraph from the Fiscal Cost of Unlawful Immigrantsand Amnesty to the U.S. Taxpayer:Over a lifetime, the former unl…

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