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I don’t like politicians. I don’t trust people who are so desperate to rule other people’s lives. But Rep. Ron Paul is different. He wants the government Leave us alone. He promoted the benefits of limited government and free markets long before I even thought of it. I first interviewed Paul in 2007. ABC News …

I have repeatedly praised Ronald Reagan. I have also praised Calvin Coolidge several times. And I even once extolled the virtues of Grover Cleveland. Today we are going to celebrate the financial achievements of Warren Harding. Most notably, as this chart based on OMB data illustrates, he presided over a period of remarkable spending discipline. …

Lt. Governor Dan Patrick, who threatened to start at UT-Austin, during the 2021 Lege session (Photo by John Anderson) When Lieutenant Governor. Dan Patrick took to the microphone last month and announced his intention to effectively end the tenure system and the teaching of critical race theory at UT-Austinprofessors and university administrators backed down. But …

Editor’s note: This is the first of two stories about Kevin Sparks’ victory in the Republican primary. “We are thrilled to have a true oil and gas leader in Senate District 31.” That was a comment by PBPA executive director Ben Shepperd to the Reporter-Telegram about Kevin Sparks’ victory in the Republican primary for the …

Hon. Ursula Owusu-Ekuful, Hon. Ama Poma Boateng, Ms. Magdalene Apenteng and GDCL Board Members The Ghana Digital Company Limited (GDCL), incorporated in July 2017, was established by the Government of Ghana through the Ministry of Communications to position Ghana as a regional digital hub. Delivering his inaugural address after being sworn in to the GDCL …

As parents and teachers, we unequivocally support public education. We are concerned about bills in the Legislature that cut funding for public education, place undue demands and restrictions on teachers and school districts, and erode trust in our educators and public schools. We believe in investing in teachers and schools through generous and responsible funding. …

Africa could secure more than $90 billion in technology seed funding by 2030, if policymakers pursue significant reforms to spur growth, according to a new report from the Tony Blair Institute for Global Change. Using data spanning the past six years, the former UK prime minister’s institute projected a business as usual scenario versus an …

Anti Trump I couldn’t help but notice that the TC Line as well as the newspaper seem to like to publish anything anti-Trump, but they don’t like to say much about the bad job Joe Biden has done in a little over a year. he was in office. How about trying a little of that …

Shares of public sector banks (PSBs) continued their upward movement for the fourth day in a row, with the Nifty PSU Bank index gaining 12% during the period after Canara Bank reported a series of healthy figures for the December quarter (Q3FY22). As of 1 p.m., the Nifty PSU Bank Index, which tracks …

This editorial is on the Dallas Morning News editorial board’s list of recommendations for the 2022 primary. Find the full project here. We consider it a sign of healthy local politics and civic engagement when voters can choose from a pool of strong, strong candidates, each boasting legitimate accomplishments in life. Such is the case …

I have long lamented the state of political parties in North Dakota. The Republican Party has become a very chaotic party. In most states, if someone wants to run for office, they realize their only hope of success is to run as a Republican. They may or may not be inclined towards party platform positions, …

All the petitioners needed was for the Supreme Court to suspend its proceedings to prevent the Occupational Safety and Health Administration’s vaccination rule from coming into effect, but, really, was asking too much of a defense? limited government, separation of powers and federalism? Apparently, because on Friday, for more than two hours of discussion in …

SHERMAN, Texas (KXII) – Texas will be holding its primary election in less than two months, with some big local races on the ballot this year. The seat of the State Representative for District 62 is up, as is the seat of the United States House Representative for the District 4 seat. The two incumbents, …

If national polls are to be believed, a large majority of Republican voters don’t think President Biden was legitimately elected and that the presidency was somehow “stolen” from Donald Trump. As a Trump supporter, I would like to believe it. Unfortunately, I cannot find the evidence. And I watched. The Maricopa County audit overseen by …

Editor’s Note: The United States has been at war for more than 200 of its 245 years of existence. Between the end of World War II and September 11 – barely 50 years ago – the United States sparked 201 conflicts that ravaged 153 countries and regions. “America: War by Another Name” is an eight-part …

The political crisis that engulfed British Prime Minister Boris Johnson worsened with the resignation of a close ally, Brexit Minister David Frost, who cited the restrictions linked to the pandemic and the “direction of travel” of the government. Frost handled Britain’s post-Brexit negotiations with the European Union. Frost expressed his displeasure with the government’s policies …

Trans people in India without caste and class privileges have been made vulnerable during the pandemic. The tough and strict public health regulations put in place by the Indian government during the first phase of the pandemic resulted in a loss of livelihoods for trans people. This has led to food and housing insecurity for …

NEWS AND REVIEWS: It’s life? Host of “Fox News Sunday” Chris Wallace announced that it had left Fox News – the country’s leading cable news provider – to become a staple of CNN + – the network’s new streaming service. Mr. Wallace, CNN and Fox News made some pretty cordial statements and that’s it. The …

We live in a time of division and uncertainty. Some people say the only way forward is to fundamentally “update” our government, including basic documents like the Bill of Rights. At first glance, this might seem like a good idea. After all, the Bill of Rights amended the original Constitution by adding 10 amendments. And …

Bessemer resident Brad Tompkins has decided to apply for the District 15 seat of Alabama House vacated by Allen Farley. The district covers parts of Bessemer, western Hoover, much of Helena, and communities such as McCalla and Tannehill. He faces City Councilor Helena Leigh Hulsey in the April 22 Republican primary. Tompkins, a former home …

Laura Lothian, a real estate agent who has run for office four times in La Mesa, recently beat five other candidates for her first victory, beating two Democrats who were her two main contenders for a city council seat formerly held by Akilah Weber. “All the elections everywhere, almost all of them went to Republicans, …

State Representative J. Michael Davisson (R-Salem) (second from right) is sworn in with Indiana Supreme Court Justice Loretta H. Rush (second from left) presiding during a ceremony swearing-in at the Statehouse on Monday, November 8. Davisson was joined by family friends Christopher (far right) and Elizabeth (far left) Williams. State Representative-elect J. Michael Davisson (R-Salem) …

By Alexander H. Jones North Carolina’s borderline origins spawned resistance to overstretched authority. The first Euro-Americans to settle in the state were small farmers who could no longer afford land in the colony of Virginia, so they crossed the border into the Albemarle area to erect a new company with rough social equality and a …

Indira Sheumaker, shown in a social media post shared on election day, won a seat on Des Moines city council in the November 2 election. Sheumaker ran on a Des Moines Police Department fundraising platform. (Photo provided) At the start of this year, it looked like the “refund policy” would be more of a thing …

PROVIDENCE, RI – Facebook has announced that it will shut down its facial recognition system and remove the facial prints of more than a billion people amid growing concerns about the technology and its misuse by governments, police and others. “This change will represent one of the most significant changes in the use of facial …

Coachella Valley President The Conservatives wanted to bring Midwestern values ​​to Coachella Valley Coachella Valley Curators took root in May 2020 on the La Quinta Nextdoor app, a neighborhood app where you can get local tips, buy and sell items, and more. Today, the group has 255 members who are part of the online forum. …

Local lawmakers say they hope this week’s special session of the Tennessee General Assembly produces legislation that protects Tennessee residents from government excesses. State Senator Rusty Crowe, R-Johnson City and State Representatives Rebecca Alexander, R-Jonesborough and Tim Hicks, R-Gray, told reporters they expected the debate focuses on restricting government mandates calling for COVID-19 immunizations and …

Fatalism slips into our movements like rust. In conversations with scientists and activists, I hear the same words over and over again: “We’re screwed. The government’s plans are too small, too late. They are unlikely to prevent Earth systems from slipping into new states hostile to humans and many other species. What we need, in …

With Mexican households spending around US $ 1.4 billion on poultry in 2020, chicken meat, eggs, and egg products remain the most popular and affordable animal proteins. Mexico’s poultry sector produces a variety of broilers for meat production, including smaller broilers for rotisseries, chicken for processing into poultry cuts and processed meat or ready-to-cook products, …

Joe Biden’s candidate for the post of Comptroller of Currency in the US Treasury Department is Saule Omarova, a native of the Kazakh Soviet Socialist Republic and a graduate of Moscow State University, whom she attended as part of a “Lenin Personal University Fellowship”. In a May 9, 2020 interview with NBC’s Chris Hayes, Omarova …

A screenshot from the Eventbrite listing showing Charlie Kirk’s planned visit to Vermont. Conservative provocateur Charlie Kirk arrives in Burlington. And his October 18 speech is already causing controversy – and confusion – among residents of Queen City. The location originally announced for the event no longer accommodates Kirk. And its appearance is not sponsored …

Suggestions for the board Regarding my thoughts on the Parole Board printed last month: I thought about this question and realized that some of my recommendations might be unrealistic. It takes a while for someone to learn their job, and I suspect the learning curve for most board members would be six months. Knowing this, …

The current political climate illustrates the value and necessity of old-fashioned Republican values ​​and policies. Republicans have been given a great opportunity to differentiate our policies from those of the left. Nationally and statewide, we find that the policies of the left continue to fail those they are meant to help. For example, crime has …

Source: Colorado Legislative Council; Graphic: John Frank / Axios Colorado is preparing to pay back $ 4.1 billion to taxpayers over the next four years, new projections show. Inventory: Whether this is a good thing remains to be debated among state legislators. Get market news worthy of your time with Axios Markets. Subscribe for free. …

So, is California a good place to do business? Well, my trusty spreadsheet is certain of one thing. No state has a greater difference in opinion about the quality of its business climate than California. A review of eight state versus state scorecards revealed a large division when rating the economy of the Golden State. …

So, is California a good place to do business? Well, my trusty spreadsheet is certain of one thing. No state has a greater difference in opinion about the quality of its business climate than California. A review of eight state versus state scorecards revealed a large division when rating the economy of the Golden State. …

A few years ago, the GOP conducted a thorough review of its party and recognized that it had a problem recruiting minorities. Uh! For years, black Americans have felt that the Republican Party has not spoken to them and does not speak to them for them. Their political agendas were not attractive to minorities as …

(Larry Downing / Reuters) In this current era, too many rights have fallen into the lures of bellicose and centralizing populism. Oworm In recent years, parts of the American political right seem to have forgotten, dismissed, or simply abandoned many of the guiding principles that have defined American conservatism for generations. While the political circles …

I’m old enough to remember when the Republican Party stood up for limited government and Ronald Reagan thundered “Government is not the solution to our problem, government is the problem.” Today’s Republican Party, while still claiming to defend limited government, is practicing exactly the opposite: government intrusion everywhere. Republican lawmakers are banning masks in schools. …

The late Richard “Dick” Rowland, founder of the Grassroot Institute of Hawaii, famously remarked: “The bigger the government, the smaller you get. “ “Big government”, of course, is a euphemism for large-scale economic interventionism and authoritarianism, but also, and not coincidentally, a reference to the literal size of the government bureaucracy. Have you recently flipped …

As a sign of a change in immigration policies under President Joe Biden, the government dropped a deportation case against prominent activist Maru Mora Villalpando and granted her legal permanent residence. Mora Villalpando and Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) signed a joint petition making the request, according to his attorney Devin Theriot-Orr. An immigration judge …

Young Americans For Freedom of Iowa State commemorates the lives lost in the September 11 attack on the World Trade Center with flags outside the Parks Library. Katherine Kealey / Iowa State Daily Young Americans for Freedom (YAF) discussed President Joe Biden’s recent mask tenure, as well as the presence and attire of Representative Alexandria …

Republican US Senate candidate Kelvin King, his wife Janelle King and political director Riley Geary visited Ye Olde Red Door Antiques on East Lafayette Square on Sunday. A handful of people gathered to hear Kelvin speak and ask him questions. The visit was part of King’s “Uncancel America” ​​tour, in which he plans to visit …

On the issues, there isn’t much light of day between Republicans Susan Wright and Jake Ellzey. Both are conservatives who believe in limited government, Second Amendment rights, low taxes and personal responsibility. And both want to represent District 6 of the United States in Congress. While neither candidate was our pick in the May 1 …

President Joe Biden’s initiative for a door-to-door outreach program to speak with Americans about the COVID-19 vaccine has sparked criticism and controversy. Many state officials see it as overly federal in scope, while others believe the unprecedented health crisis calls on the government to disperse information on vaccines. State Representative Jay Steagall, R-Yukon, chair of …

Rick Manning is President of Americans for Limited Government. By Rick Manning The White House Facebook page sang “3,000,000 jobs created since President Biden took office” in response to the Labor Department’s employment status report on July 2. The answer is no. Three million jobs in the past five months is an impressive number, but …

Top Republican House leaders detonate IRS Texas prayer group denial of tax exemption as open attack on religious freedom and the continuation of the targeting scandal that plagued the federal tax agency during the Obama era. Democratic leaders have remained silent. House Minority Leader Kevin mccarthy (R-Calif.) Told The Epoch Times on June 22 that …

A Justice Department brief titled “National Strategy to Combat Domestic Terrorism” was released this week with great fanfare by Attorney General Merrick B. Garland, but a political scientist warns that the current text proves even the most critical critic. The Biden administration’s flippancy could be trapped. in its definition, and therefore liable to sanctions. In …

“The end result,” Gov. Greg Abbott said this month, “is that all that needed to be done was done to fix the power grid in Texas.” Six days later, an emergency on the grid was declared when the generators were down for maintenance. We also learned that a small fire had broken out at the …

Media headlines June 15 The New York Times admitting The Babylon Bee is satire, not “misinformation” in a correction, with media ignoring Biden’s attack on the GOP abroad, despite Trump violating political norm and that ABC’s Terry Moran was criticized for suggesting that the GOP would end the filibuster. in the blink of an eye …

Recently, Representative Jim Clyburne (D-SC) claimed that Senator Joe Machin’s refusal to scuttle the filibuster and sign HR-1, which would federalize elections and make voter fraud easier than ever, was an attack direct against our democracy and akin to the process that led to the fall of Rome. For this seemingly scholarly comparison, he was …

Economics begins with an idea of ​​individuals pursuing their own interests, and then discusses both the positive and negative dynamics that may emerge. But there is a long-standing pattern in human affairs, dating back to the days of hunter-gatherers, that certain productions have been produced socially – by families, communities and, in modern times, also …

Convergence Energy Services Limited (CESL), a 100% subsidiary of Energy Efficiency Services Limited (EESL) under the Ministry of Energy, has signed two memoranda of understanding with two Indian states – Meghalaya and Union Territory of Ladakh, amounting to around 65 MW of decentralized solar power. In the first MoU with Meghalaya Power Distribution Corporation Limited …

UNITED STATES Last year, one of my students in a history of science class said that “no one knows which doctors to trust because they politicize the pandemic just like politicians.” The interactions between science and politics are now so complex, so numerous and often so opaque that, as my student noted, we no longer …

Last year, one of my students in a history of science class said that “no one knows which doctors to trust because they politicize the pandemic just like politicians.” The interactions between science and politics are now so complex, so numerous and often so opaque that, as my student noted, we no longer know who …

Last year, one of my students in a history of science class said that “no one knows which doctors to trust because they are politicizing the pandemic, just like politicians.” The interactions between science and politics are now so complex, so numerous and often so opaque that, as my student noted, we no longer know …

Through BETS By José Niño * The Biden administration ad In mid-April, the withdrawal of American troops appears to be a positive first step in the right direction to end the longest American military conflict to date. Undoubtedly, questions remain about the sincerity of such a withdrawal, and whether there will still be a residual …

May 29, 2021 UNLIKE TEENS, countries rarely write lists of their enemies. But Russia is doing it. On May 14, he published a list of “hostile countries”. Oddly, there were only two names on it: the United States and the Czech Republic. The latter was unexpected, but explainable. In April, the Czech government revealed that …

We have the best health care system in the world. It’s a statement you won’t hear often, but it’s true. For years we have listened to the calls for Medicare for All and for the federal government to abandon our broken system. The list is lengthened increasingly. Yet those calls have been eerily silent in …

CASPER, Wyo. (Wyoming News Now) – Rep. Liz Cheney has been in the headlines a lot lately, and she is currently in Wyoming traveling around the state to meet and listen to people here. She stopped by the KCWY studios to talk to David Graf of Wyoming News Now about the future of the Republican …

We asked four Attorneys General – Attorney General Gurbir Grewal and former attorneys general Chris Porrino, Peter Harvey and John Farmer, Jr. – their take on how police reform has progressed since George Floyd was assassinated by a Minneapolis cop a year ago. By John Farmer, Jr. A year after George Floyd’s murder sparked nationwide …

In this article, we’ve featured the 10 most conservative major cities in the United States. You can skip our in-depth discussion of America’s conservative places and read the The 5 most conservative big cities in the United States. What is conservatism? Conservatism is generally described as the social and political philosophy that primarily promotes traditional …

Owners of a business supplying exotic pets for children’s parties fear they will have to slaughter some after suffering a financial crisis from the pandemic. Amanda and Lee Richardson, who run The Party Animals in Leicestershire, said they lost a year of bookings due to the virus. They said they received limited government support and …

BOISE – It was Aaron von Ehlinger’s show at the Idaho Legislature on Wednesday morning, as Lewiston’s representative had four bills to consider in the House and Senate. Some details and discussion of the measures include: LOW OF PRIORITIES – The House Revenue and Taxation Committee has rejected Representative von Ehlinger’s proposal to require a …

In Montana, we are fortunate to have access to some of the country’s most iconic public lands. As a longtime hunter and fisherman, I rely on these rivers, streams and forests to pursue my passions. Public lands support the Montane way of life and we deserve policies that protect them and manage their use responsibly. …

NEWTOWN, CT – William “Bill” Furrier grew up in a large Catholic family in Northvale, NJ, often playing outdoors with his seven siblings. Whether it was baseball, football or ice hockey on the neighborhood pond, the kids established their own code of conduct and held each other in line, Furrier recalls. Furrier, now 59, lives …

Kent MacDonald has been President of Northwood University since August 2019.Kent MacDonald has been President of Northwood University since August 2019. He came to Midland from his native Nova Scotia in Canada where he served as President of his alma mater, St. Francis Xavier University. In his new role, MacDonald first faced the financial challenges …

California’s wealthy elite are doing very well during the coronavirus pandemic, despite economic shutdowns that have devastated small businesses and caused widespread job losses and disruption. The Associated Press recently reported: By the end of 2020, California had lost a record 1.6 million jobs during the pandemic. Almost half a million people have even given …

“Josh Mandel is not only an American patriot who has toured Iraq twice, but he is also a strong constitutional conservative who believes in limited government, balanced budgets, low taxation and choice of school. parents, ”David McIntosh, president of the Club for Growth PAC, said in a statement. The approval could be a big boost …

We’re supposed to be in the middle of a “culture war”, but it’s really a conflict over how we define social solidarity in this country. It is mainly about race. In June 1963, prominent Tory unionized newspaper columnists Rowland Evans and Robert Novak wrote a surprisingly frank article about a meeting of the Republican National …

Republican lawmakers are using free speech concerns in an effort to silence college professors. Tate hildyard A pair of local Republicans stand against a TV monitor playing Fox News election coverage at the Joni Ernst Republican Watch Party at the Des Minus Marriott Downtown on Tuesday, November 3, 2020. Republicans from across the state gathered …

The legislature is now in session, which means our break from politics was too short – and it didn’t take long for Gov. Jay Inslee’s use of his emergency powers to be called into question. Do we really want the decision between opening and closing businesses and schools, or who should wear masks, to be …

Dated: Wednesday March 3, 2021 State Representative Tan Parker This week, State Representative Tan Parker, R-Flower Mound, tabled House Bill 2497 to establish Project 1836, an advisory committee tasked with preserving the founding principles of the state through patriotic education, as well than to increase knowledge of past and present policies. decisions among current and …