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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.

Welfare – not needed as much as once thought?

This, I thought was rather interesting: OVERVIEW: An underappreciated accomplishment of the past six years has been the continued reduction in the number of people on welfare. The welfare caseload, after declining dramatically in the first four years after Welfare Reform was enacted, might have been expected to level off, or even rise slightly with …

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She’s right….

Hillary wasn’t kidding when she said that the country couldn’t afford her ideas…and good for her, she’s not going to stop talking about more of them.  My previous post was mostly about Brownback and pandering for votes. The nice thing about him, however, is that he wasn’t reaching out for my wallet when trying to …

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Pelosi puts political expediency ahead of American military – do Shea-Porter and Hodes agree?

Another, cruder way to put the title is: Pelosi OKs American Marine and Soldier deaths to score political points. There, that’s more in line with what I really think. She and the other Democrats in the House are just going gangbusters in approving this silly, obnoxious resolution that condemns the Turkish genocide conducted against the …

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