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Shelli Dawdy’s GiN post on Federal Red Ink Tsunami: The Life Boats Are Within Our Reach

Grassroots in Nebraska Shelli Dawdy says, “Really it boils down to one simple solution – living the Constitution as originally intended. That means restoring the rightful relationship between the federal government and the several states. When we exa… Continue reading

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GIN: Don’t Count On a Republican Congress To Save The Day (via R3publican)

Sharing the first of an important series from my good friend Shelli Dawdy from Grassroots in Nebraska http://grassrootsne.com (visit this wonderful site for great information all the time!) /sc

Still living under the illusion that if we just get a Republican majority in Congress America will be “made safe for Democracy”? If you are still buying into the myth that a Republican majority in Congress is “the answer to our problems”, then in fact, you are not only not in Kansas, … Continue reading

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DoJ 2010 Budget Request-National Security

For those who are curious about such things; FY 2010 Overview The FY 2010 Budget will help strengthen national security and counter the threat of terrorism. The request provides $7.9 billion for the FBI, including $480 million in program enhancements &… Continue reading

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Did That Sovereignty Resolution Mean Anything?

By Shelli Dawdy Sovereignty…what does it really mean? On April 13, 2010, the Nebraska Unicameral passed the State Sovereignty Resolution sponsored by Senator Tony Fulton (29).  There was an energized effort to ensure the Resolution’s passage, including an overflow crowd at the Committee hearing in February and persistent contacts with legislators through its passage. Will […] Continue reading

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GIN: Don’t Count On a Republican Congress To Save The Day

If you are still buying into the myth that a Republican majority in Congress is “the answer to our problems”, then in fact, you are not only not in Kansas, you are not in any of the several states, including your own. Sure, you might be there physi… Continue reading

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Where Does Nebraska Get Its Money?

I don’t know about anyone else, but I am rather shocked to discover that Nebraska receives so very much of its budget from the Federal government. Silly, silly me. So much for state sovereignty…Seems rather curious that our Governor has been complaining about the acceptance of federal funds recently… Continue reading

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Mark Lerner for The Constitutional Alliance on The Dr. Katherine Albrecht Show

This book is a remarkable tool for anyone who is searching for a way to stop our country from being transformed by pervasive surveillance. Continue reading → Continue reading

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Taxing Dissent to Death: The Blog Tax

The jaws of power are always open to devour, and her arm is always stretched out, if possible, to destroy the freedom of thinking, speaking, and writing. JOHN ADAMS (1735-1826), 1765. This is  one way to shut the opposition up. … Continue readin… Continue reading

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Federal Red Ink Tsunami: The Life Boats Are Within Our Reach

The gulf coast oil spill was and is a horrible disaster with consequences that will last for years to come. But when one looks at the “big picture”, the oil spill is dwarfed by the tsunami of red ink that promises to suck everyone into its wake. The life boats are well within our reach – they are located right within in our own states. Continue reading

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Don’t Count On a Republican Congress To Save The Day

Most people are currently focused on the November elections; particularly those who are hoping to reverse the direction of government. Focusing on winning a Republican majority in Congress is not likely to provide the answers people are looking for. Continue reading

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