Wednesday, December 6, 2017

Moms Demand Action are now Moms Demand Anti-Depressants: HR 38 Concealed Carry Reciprocity Act of 2017 passed by US House

by Skip December 6, 2017

(re: Moms Demand Action is really misnamed; it should be Hoplophobic Womyn Demand Complete Civilian Disarmament). This is the bill that will allow those of us with NH Pistol / Revolver licenses to conceal carry anywhere in the US – no more having to study up where one can pack legally and no longer having […]

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US House Votes 364-58 Against Impeachment Resolution – who is the NH weasel CongressCritter?

by Skip December 6, 2017

Steve’s post ended with this thought: Fifty-Eight Democrats voted for the measure. We’ll have to see if either of Washington’s ambassadors to NH from the House sided with the minority or did what leadership told them to do. Teamwork, baby!  To help Steve out, I went out and got the info and my, who turned out […]

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Sen. Maggie Hassan Says Sen. Al Franken Should Step Down

by Steve MacDonald December 6, 2017

From her US Senate Website. “It is clear that Al Franken has engaged in a pattern of egregious and unacceptable behavior toward women, and he should resign. We are experiencing a sea change in our culture that is long overdue, and we must continue working to empower all women and do everything we can to […]

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US House Votes 364-58 Against Impeachment Resolution

by Steve MacDonald December 6, 2017

The US House tabled a resolution to begin Impeachment proceedings against Mr. Trump. The House on Wednesday tossed aside an attempt by Rep. Al Green to bring articles of impeachment against President Trump. Many Democrats joined the Republican majority in voting, 364-58, to table the resolution from Mr. Green, Texas Democrat, after Democratic leaders said […]

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Trump Keeps Another Campaign Promise: Recognizes Jerusalem as Israeli Capital

by Steve MacDonald December 6, 2017

Mr. Trump also plans to move the US embassy to Jerusalem. “It is time to officially recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel,” Mr. Trump said at the White House. “It is the right thing to do.” He said the new U.S. embassy “will be a magnificent tribute to peace.” The president said his decision is not intended to derail any […]

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ICE By The Numbers – Immigration Enforcement Report for 2017

by Steve MacDonald December 6, 2017

Mr. Trump took a unique position on Illegal Immigration and international borders when he became president. He let the US Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) enforce the existing immigration laws. And letting them off the leash Obama put them on has produced some results. Throughout FY2017, ICE deportation officers and special agents succeeded across a […]

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Tales from the BudComm – outsourcing an answer?

by Skip December 6, 2017

Sometimes, I just shake my head.  This started when we were going over “Federal Projects” of which one is Title II whereupon the Feds allocate monies to the Various States and then the State Board of Educations then allocate their share to towns and cities based on grant requests from said towns and cities.  Briefly […]

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The world economy explained with two cows – Part 6 Venture Capitalism

by Skip December 6, 2017

I hate accounting – and lawyers… (H/T: Pinterest)

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NH LSRs rated by sponsor ratings – Part 5

by Skip December 6, 2017

OK, time got away from me – time to put up some more LSRs (which by this time, I’m betting some have been turned into bills).  This time, those who the prime sponsor had a rating of 36% – 50%.  Like the last 4 posts, I’ve bolded a few that caught my eye (yes, I […]

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Another way of saying “…comes with strings attached”: Matt Mayberry is quite right!

by Skip December 6, 2017

“We don’t take any money from the state or the federal government. You know why? It’s because I don’t want to serve a piping hot bowl of red tape every day.” From his UL Op-Ed, Matt hits the nail on the head.  The problem isn’t that the Feds want to make sure that their money […]

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