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Once again, Progressives wanting to take something away from you. Right, NH State Rep Skip Cleaver (D)?

Given our four day First In The Nation Primary broadcastfest with the 603 Alliance last week and the previous were pretty much a lost cause for blogging for me and I’m still trying to play catch up on some stuff that had caught my eye and I didn’t get the chance to do any writing. …

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Follow the money

Follow the Money

I have been working on both State and County Budgets for over two decades. One handy rule I use in analyzing why the money is in the budget is “Follow the Money.” This simple rule leads one to find out the why this got included. Who benefits? Where does the money come from?

unborn baby in womb

Pro-Life Women Celebrate the Dignity of the Unborn

Women have had the right to vote for 100 years. That’s how long it has been since passage of the 19th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution. The 19th amendment granted American women the right to vote. With its passage women came out from their dependence into the full sunlight of civic freedoms.

Quotes

Notable Quote – Richard Wagner

The robust commercial republic that emerged through this constitution of liberty clearly warranted the designation of American exceptionalism. That exceptionalism has been under assault for around a century now as the consensual principle upon which the American regime was founded has come increasingly to give way to the factional principle, whereby government becomes an instrument …

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Impossible Burger

This is what I’ve been saying about the eco-Socialists for a long, long time

Regular readers know that I’ve always tried to show how the only “way forward!” from the environmentalists is that EVERYone must make do with less. No more meat, less choice in where we live, what we wear, how we work, the energy we use, less living spaces, no more fashion, and only get things we …

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John Dickenson

Notable Quote – John Dickinson

We cannot be happy, without being free…we cannot be free, without being secure in our property…we cannot be secure in our property, if, without our consent, others may, as by right, take it away. [Mankind’s] welfare…can be found in liberty only, and therefore her sacred cause ought to be espoused by every man on every …

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school-choice

Op-ed: “We’re not giving up on charter schools”

On Friday, hundreds of public charter school students who traveled to Concord learned a harsh lesson about the legislative process. They learned that sometimes partisan politics gets in the way of bipartisan problem solving. They came to the Legislative Fiscal Committee asking lawmakers to accept the first round of a $46 million federal grant to …

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