Homeland Security chief: Don’t delay border fundinghomeland

Lawmakers in both parties have indicated they will not be providing the administration’s full request upfront. Check it out: Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson warned Congress that funding to battle illegal immigration could dry up in less than a month … Continue reading

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Gee another “glitch” imagine that. Check it out: A pillar of ObamaCare was put in jeopardy Tuesday as two appeals courts split on whether the law’s premium subsidies are legal in 36 states. In the first ruling, the D.C. Circuit … Continue reading

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Purdue agronomist: “Cautiously optimistic” about corn cropcorn

So important in so many ways to so many people. Check it out: Indiana’s corn is showing potential to produce a bumper crop for the second consecutive year, but much of it could “suffer quickly” if growing conditions turn unfavorable, … Continue reading

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Heat danger reaches emergency levelsCattle_Heat_250

Heat stress for everyone is dangerous, cattle and animals included. Check it out: For much of the country, this week has brought the first truly dangerous heat of the summer. As of late Monday, the USDA/NOAA forecast for Heat Stress … Continue reading

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Ben Carson on 2nd Amendment: People Can ‘Protect Themselves From an Overly Aggressive Gov’t’guns-confiscated

Dictators confiscate people’s weapons; sound familiar? Check it out: Dr. Ben Carson, a retired neurosurgeon and the author of six best-selling books, said the 2nd Amendment to the Constitution was put there so Americans could support the military, if needed, … Continue reading

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Price of Beef and Bacon Reach All-Time Highbeef

No end in sight. Check it out: The price of beef and bacon hit its all-time high in the United States in June, according to data released Tuesday by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). In January 1980, when BLS … Continue reading

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SNAP Overpaid $2B in Benefits; Program Dollars Up 115.6% Under ObamaSNAP-Benefits

And only in Washington could that $2 billion in overpayments be viewed as a good thing. Check it out: The nation’s food stamp program, formally known as the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), provided a record $74.6 billion in benefits … Continue reading

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Bordering on madnessborder

A country that does not control its own borders does not have any immigration policy. Check it out: In a recent confrontation between protesters against the illegal flood of unaccompanied children into the United States and counter-protests by some Hispanic … Continue reading

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A plan to compel Congress to amend the Constitution for a balanced budgetCC_amendingpic

It’s never been done even though the power has always been there. Check it out: In the 225 years since the Constitution of the United States of America became the guiding law of the land, it has been amended 27 … Continue reading

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Jobs and money created, why would we need that….. Check it out: While the Environmental Protection Agency appears to be backing off its push to pre-emptively kill a proposed copper and gold mine in Alaska’s bush country, the agency is … Continue reading

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