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Percy Blakeney

"They seek him here, they seek him there, those Frenchies seek him everywhere. Is he in heaven or is he in hell? That damned elusive Pimpernel."

Islamic Basics.

Hamas – CAIR – Connection in Congress:

Describe CAIR CAIR, the Council on American–Islamic Relations is a self proclaimed non-profit Muslim civil rights and advocacy group. Critics of CAIR, such as the United Arab Emirates (UAE), have accused it of pursuing an Islamist agenda and have claimed that the group is connected to Hamas, and the Muslim Brotherhood. CAIR rejects these claims …

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N.H. Democrats killed bill to make college more affordable

The Democrats in the New Hampshire House of Representatives defeated House Bill 673 on Feb. 27. This bill would have allocated $100,000 to pay the cost of taking exams to acquire college credits. The bill was defeated by a vote of 202-141. The majority opposing the bill included 199 Democrats and three Republicans. The minority …

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Border Wall

Build That Wall

Shutdown averted Congress has approved a border security compromise bill. They intend the bill as a device to avoid a second government shutdown. The bill appropriates about $1.4 billion of the $5.7 billion requested for border barrier construction. The White House said the president would sign the legislation passed Thursday. It also said the President …

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Bad Tax Policy Causes Population Decline

Automatic Tax Increases: Without Automatic Rollback: HB 482

The bill HB 482 establishes a process for transfers from the revenue stabilization reserve account, the Rainy Day Fund, when state revenues fall short of plan. It also adds changes to the rates of the business profits tax and business enterprise tax automatically, when the Rainy Day Fund hits a zero balance. Got that? This …

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NH Constitution

CACR 10: A State Income Tax

What exactly is a CACR? Before the House Ways and Means committee this session is Constitutional Amendment Concurrent Resolution 10 (CACR 10). Ways and Means is the committee responsible for taxation. CACR 10 is a measure relating to a state income tax. The sponsor is Democrat Representative Schamberg of Wilmot. He intends that revenue from …

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Protect Parental Rights and Student Privacy: Oppose Senate Bill 196

What is SB 196? This bill deals with administration of non-academic surveys by public schools to students. The bill changes the requirements of school district policies governing the administration of non-academic surveys and questionnaires. It removes informed written parental consent. It does this by changing the requirement from opt in to opt out. Currently for …

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