Fireworks

St. Paul MN. Celebrates Somali Independence Day But No Money For Fireworks on the 4th of July

St. Paul Minnesota’s liberal mayor (Melvin Carter) has decided that there is no money in the budget for fireworks on the 4th of July. As I’ve considered the budgetary priorities we manage across our city in the first year of my administration, I’ve decided I can’t in good conscience support spending tax dollars on a …

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Net Neutrality, Taxes, and Fireworks

Steve was at CPAC but Skip, Mike and then Max kept things rolling with a discussion on Net Neutrality, sales and income taxes, and then–why not–trying to ban fireworks.  

GrokTALK! June 1st Guest Segment – Rick Olson

Rick Olson Jr., President of the New Hampshire Wildlife Federation and the current President of the Londonderry Fish & Game Club,  joins us to talk about the fireworks row in Londonderry, thin skinned selectman, dealing with state and local agencies, and more. Listen Here Download this segment here You can get links to other segments …

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HB 336 – Screw the Budget and Jobs let’s Ban the Sale of Some Fireworks!

The New Hampshire House “focus” on budgets and jobs continues tomorrow at 2:00 pm in LOB 204 as the Criminal Justice and Public Safety committee “suffers through” another hearing room full of citizens on the critically important issue of banning things while mandating other things that will increase the cost of doing business. HB 336 …

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If You Listen Closely You Will Hear The Sound of Creeping Tyranny

Any story like this has to begin with our hopes and prayers for all the injured.  A Fireworks accident at a private residence in Pelham New Hampshire resulted in 11 injuries, 5 of those being children, one as young as 8 month old–according to this morning’s Union Leader.  So please take a moment to offer …

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