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Libertarian Party of Texas Poised for Largest State Convention in its History


AUSTIN, Texas, April 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — With Generation Liberty! as its theme, the Libertarian Party of Texas will host its 2014 state convention April 11-13 at the Frank W. Mayborn Civic and Convention Center in Temple. The party will nominate candidates for statewide office and elect new state party officers. The convention will feature an exciting lineup of speakers and events supporting Libertarian goals of peace, liberty and ...

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Singer Bret Michaels visits Wounded Warriors in San Antonio


SAN ANTONIO, March 13, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Singer Bret Michaels (center left) met with wounded warriors at Operation Homefront Village in San Antonio this week. The legendary musician, entrepreneur, and philanthropist visited the transitional housing facility to thank, support and provide a voice for our wounded warriors.  (Also pictured, left, Operation Homefront Vice President Dino Sarracino; center right, wounded warrior Kenny Walker; right, wounded warrior Stephen Jackel.) With Village ...

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Texas is the latest victim of a judicial free-for-all


Texas Ruling Striking Marriage Amendment is Attack on Rule of Law WASHINGTON, Feb. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Today, Federal Judge Orlando Garcia, a President Clinton appointee, struck down the Texas constitutional marriage amendment which had been approved by 76 percent of the state’s voters. Family Research Council (FRC) President Tony Perkins released the following statement: “The state of Texas is the latest victim of a judicial free-for-all in making ...

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FBI Report Once Again Confirms What We Already Knew About Guns


BELLEVUE, Wash., Feb. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — The FBI’s semi-annual uniform crime data for the first half of 2013 confirms once again what the firearms community already knew, that violent crime has continued to decline while gun sales have continued to climb, the Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms said today. The report, issued last week, says murders declined ...

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Iconic Goodyear Blimp Retires after Daytona 500


DAYTONA BEACH, Fla., Feb. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — After 14 years of filling the skies, the “Spirit of Goodyear” airship retired after the Daytona 500.  The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company’s (NASDAQ: GT) longest continuous operated airship was overhead to provide aerial coverage for its final events this weekend at Daytona International Speedway. Goodyear’s “Spirit of Innovation” joined the “Spirit of Goodyear” in ...

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Could Expats Decide the 2016 Presidential Election?


NEW YORK, Jan. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ — In past years, the Democratic party had a virtual stronghold on the expat community vote in presidential elections. This year may be different. The Republican National Committee (RNC) is making a strong case for US expats living abroad to vote Republican. The party has begun a campaign to repeal FATCA, the Foreign Account Tax Compliance ...

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How Close Is America To A Second Civil War?


A new novel analyzes how our current bitter political divisions could easily spill into armed conflict—and the horrifying reality of “brother fighting brother.” WASHINGTON, Jan. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — “Hardcore socialist takeover”…”Right Wing Neanderthals”…” Impeach Obama”…”Wall Street…the reigning American crime syndicate.” Bitter and unrestrained politic rhetoric like this hasn’t been heard in America for decades—some say not since the turbulent years leading to ...

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House Judiciary Committee Passes ‘No Taxpayer Funding for Abortion Act’


WASHINGTON, Jan. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Today the House Judiciary Committee approved by a 22 to 12 vote H.R. 7, the “No Taxpayer Funding for Abortion Act,” authored by U.S. Reps. Chris Smith (R-N.J.) and Dan Lipinski (D-Ill.). This bipartisan bill would permanently prohibit taxpayer dollars from being used to pay for abortions. Family Research Council Director for the Center for Human Dignity Arina Grossu responded with the ...

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Lockheed Martin Completes Critical Milestone to upgrade the Navy’s Electronic Warfare Defenses


SYRACUSE, N.Y., Jan. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT] recently completed a milestone test on the U.S. Navy’s evolutionary Surface Electronic Warfare Improvement Program (SEWIP) Block 2 system. This test further validated the system’s ability to protect the Navy’s fleet from evolving anti-ship missile threats. Under SEWIP Block 2, Lockheed Martin will upgrade the AN/SLQ-32(V)2 system found on all U.S. aircraft ...

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ACLJ Calls Federal Investigation Into IRS Targeting Scheme A “Sham”

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WASHINGTON, Jan. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — The American Center for Law and Justice (ACLJ), which is representing 41 organizations in a federal lawsuit challenging the IRS, said today that reports revealing the FBI has found no evidence to pursue criminal charges in its investigation of the IRS targeting scheme against conservative groups clearly shows the probe is nothing more than a ...

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John Boehner Has A Primary Challenger!

John Boehner

Eric Gurr files petitions, will challenge John Boehner WEST CHESTER, Ohio, Jan. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Eric Gurr, of West Chester, Ohio filed his petitions today and will face John Boehner in the May primary for the 8th congressional district of Ohio. “It’s time we go this country back on the right track.” said Gurr. “We need to stand firm in our opposition to increased spending, increased debt and ...

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Poll: Chris Christie, Hillary Clinton Most Popular Among Florida Voters


SAINT LEO, Fla., Dec. 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — The two most popular politicians among Florida voters are New Jersey Gov.Chris Christie and former First Lady and Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, according to a new poll by the Saint Leo University Polling Institute. Clinton, a Democrat, is viewed favorably by 59 percent of Florida likely voters and unfavorably by 37 percent, for a net favorability rating of +22. Christie, a Republican, ...

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Less than 1 in 5 Americans Say Their Congressperson Deserves to be Re-Elected


NEW YORK, Nov. 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — Another month and another round of headaches for the White House. They finally get through the government shutdown and now have to answer many questions about why the Affordable Care Act’s website was not ready for millions to sign up for health insurance. And, perhaps because of this, President Obama’s job ratings continue their downward movement. ...

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12-year Secret Service Agent Resigns- Warns American People About ‘Life Inside the Bubble’


WASHINGTON, Nov. 21, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Why would a successful, 12-year Secret Service agent resign his elite position in the prime of his career to run for high public office and blow the whistle on what goes on at the highest levels inWashington DC? Dan Bongino’s Life Inside the Bubble: Why a Top-Ranked Secret Service Agent Walked Away From It All (WND Books, Nov 19) is ...

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Ex-Clinton WH Aide: Hillary’s Lessons From 2008 Put Her In The Driver’s Seat

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WASHINGTON, Oct. 24, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Hillary Clinton is in the driver’s seat for the 2016 Presidential race and in position to make history as America’s first woman president if she learns the lessons and corrects the mistakes of her 2008 run, including her Iraq War vote explanation and her failure to capitalize in caucuses on primary victories in those states, assert ex-Clinton White ...

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