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Congressman Jason Smith: Obama Budget Hurts Military Preparedness Fri, 18 Apr 2014 10:29:45 +0000 Congressman Jason Smith Brock's Beef: The New 'Helter Skelter' Fri, 18 Apr 2014 01:23:41 +0000 Jim Brock When voters go to the polls and choose their candidate, they exercise a wonderful right.
Today, we call that right inalienable, but there were times in human history when that wasn’t the case.
During the era of the revolutions (i.e., the American and French Revolutions), the Enlightenment inspired great men to break away from the oppression of monarchy.
The concept of a republican-style government has been [...]]]>
And Then There's The Truth: Even a child knows it's stealing Fri, 18 Apr 2014 01:16:39 +0000 Jason Cote They are taught not to steal, but that sharing with others in need is good. It’s a basic human right to be able to keep what is ours and to not have to worry about it being forcibly taken from us.
It’s so important that God included thou shalt not steal as one of the Ten Commandments. Unwavering property rights are one of the things that make us uniquely [...]]]>
Matthew T. Mangino: Prosecutors face off in public quarrels Fri, 18 Apr 2014 01:01:00 +0000 By Matthew T. Mangino More Content Now Recently, Manhattan U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara challenged New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo's decision to dismantle a commission examining public corruption and said his [...]]]> Mark L. Hopkins: Moving on with ‘Obamacare’ Fri, 18 Apr 2014 01:01:00 +0000 By Mark L. Hopkins More Content Now Later, when we were deciding on a language for our country, the choices came down to German and English. Though the matter was tabled and no vote was actually taken in Congress, there was strong support for making our official language German. (At that [...]]]> Granlund cartoon: Distracted driver awareness Wed, 16 Apr 2014 15:24:09 +0000 Granlund cartoon: How tax assessors view your home Tue, 15 Apr 2014 14:29:29 +0000 Granlund cartoon: Boston Marathon 2014 Tue, 15 Apr 2014 11:43:41 +0000 That's What I Think: Tweeting election results on a tiny phone Sat, 12 Apr 2014 21:00:00 +0000 R.D. Hohenfeldt Chief Chat: RPD explains 'butane hash oil' lab arrest Sat, 12 Apr 2014 14:00:00 +0000 Rolla Police Chief Mark Kearse Here are a few points:]]> Sen. Dan Brown: Criminal Code Revisions Advanced by Senate Fri, 11 Apr 2014 13:47:40 +0000 Sen. Dan Brown