Skip, Author at Granite Grok

Skip

Co-founder of GraniteGrok, my concern is around Individual Liberty and Freedom (and how Government is taking that away from us). My fight, from a Conservative (with small "L" libertarian leanings) and evangelical Christian perspective, is with the Progressives that are forcing a collectivized and secular humanistic future upon us. As TEA Party activist, citizen journalist (and pundit!), my goal is to use the New Media to advance the radical notions of America's Founders back into our culture again.

heart of stone

Blogline of the Day – they aren’t being careful for what they wish for

IT WOULD TAKE A HEART OF STONE NOT TO LAUGH: “In San Francisco, where many locals push for… police reform, those same locals are tired of the break-ins.” “So how do they reconcile ‘defund the police’ with ‘stop the smash and grabs’? At least there is one suggestion at the link but I think this is …

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Betsy DeVos

If this happens, the teachers’ unions will only have themselves to blame

It’s a case when part of Government thinks it is flying the plane and in charge. Why not? They’ve been in charge for years (along with compliant School Boards that keep being told “trust the professionals” even as the teachers are taught to “not trust the parents”.  Now those same teachers are up in arms …

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Statement of Commissioner Frank Edelblut: Joint Legislative Fiscal Committee denies 120 NH students education choice

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 10, 2020 Contact: Grant Bosse (603) 271-0448 office (603) 513-3030 cell Statement of Commissioner Frank Edelblut CONCORD- Following today’s party-line vote of the Joint Legislative Fiscal Committee to keep a $46 million charter school replication grant on the table, Education Commissioner Frank Edelblut issued the following statement: “I remain disappointed that …

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Jim Babcock - mug shot

New addition to the ‘Grok “Stealing Campaign Signs” Hall of Shame: Jim Babcock of Gilford – Possible Forfeiture of Voting Rights??

I was not aware that this could be part of Jim Babcock’s consequence for angrily stealing Norm Silber’s campaign sign: CHAPTER 664: POLITICAL EXPENDITURES AND CONTRIBUTIONS [snip] [Art.] 11. [Elections and Elective Franchises.] All elections are to be free, and every inhabitant of the state of l8 years of age and upwards shall have an …

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Welcome back Teachers

This is your future, all you lower elementary and early childhood teachers!

Welcome Back to WuFlu SCHOOL! Seriously, I do not envy you folks at all. For the teachers of the Grandson, good luck with this one! (H/T: Commenter Bob who adds: “Just throwing this out there cause I showed it to her yesterday and it made me and my wife laugh. (she works in special ed).”