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Tag: "Arizona"

Luke AFB on track to becoming main F-35 training site

Luke AFB on track to becoming main F-35 training site

Luke Air Force Base in Arizona is on track to be the world’s largest pilot-training base for F-35 Lightning II fighter jets, according to Air Force Lt. Gen. Christopher C. Bogdan, the Pentagon’s top officer for the F-35 program.

gold as legal tender

More states making move to gold, silver as legal tender

Arizona senators voted 18-10 on Tuesday to pass a measure that would make gold and silver legal for use as tender for payment. Earlier this month the same legislation cleared the Arizona House which leaves only Governor Jan Brewer’s signature before it becomes law. While U.S. currency will continue to be accepted in the Grand […]

Arizona on verge of turning gun buybacks into revenue

Arizona on verge of turning gun buybacks into revenue

A major argument against gun buybacks has been that they are too expensive. Arizona may have solved that problem in a most controversial way. The Arizona state Senate voted to prohibit the destruction of firearms gathered by cities and counties. Instead, municipalities will be required to sell the firearms to recoup buyback costs. The only […]

Contrary to DHS Reports, Illegal Border Crossings Thriving

Contrary to DHS Reports, Illegal Border Crossings Thriving

According to an investigative report written for the Arizona Republic in the past five years more than $106 billion have been spent to build fencing along more than 650 miles of the border and and more than doubling the number of Border Patrol agents along it to almost 18,500. They erected surveillance towers and hidden sensors. […]

Media Cancel AZ Rep's Gay Son's Interviews

Media Cancel AZ Rep’s Gay Son’s Interviews

Last week during the same sex marriage debate Arizona Congresman Matt Salmon (R-AZ) spoke out against the issue while noting he has a gay son. Tossed into the media limelight, the younger Matt R Salmon, a third year medical student, accepted invitations to appear on several news programs. Unfortunately, once the left leaning media discovered […]

Reps Chaffetz & Bentivolio Tour a Porous AZ Border

Reps Chaffetz & Bentivolio Tour a Porous AZ Border

Following a recent visit to the Arizona border by senators, Congressmen Jason Chaffetz (R-UT) and Kerry Bentivolio, (R-MI) toured the Yuma Sector of the Arizona-Mexico border. The following is from Representative Chaffetz’  public Twitter account. They say a picture is worth a thousand words. Most residents of the US have never seen the arid border […]

ICE Director: We Didn’t Let "Bad" Bad Guys Out Of Prison.

ICE Director: We Didn’t Let “Bad” Bad Guys Out Of Prison.

In a very covert fashion the Office of Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) quietly announced that in order to cut costs, it had released undocumented immigrants it was holding in detention. Initially, the Obama administration had insisted only a “few hundred” immigrants were released for budgetary reasons in February with reported plans to release more […]

Sheriff Joe Recruits Steven Seagal

Sheriff Joe Recruits Steven Seagal

The world’s toughest sheriff recruited one tough guy to assist in a training mission over the weekend. Sheriff Joe Arpaio of Maricopa County, Arizona brought in actor and reservist Steven Seagal to help train and prepare posse members how to react in the advent of a school crisis. At a  valley school  volunteer students played […]

Immigration Reform? Secure the Border First.

Immigration Reform? Secure the Border First.

President Obama, talking about his illegal immigrant solution, told Univision this week that the US-Mexico border is more secure than ever. Not surprisingly, we’re arguing semantics. More secure? Maybe. Secure? Not. As an Arizona resident, I hope those working on immigration reform press to secure the border first.  If you live on the East Coast […]

BofA Freezes Funds to AZ Gun Dealer

BofA Freezes Funds to AZ Gun Dealer

A Scottsdale gun manufacturer had a run-in with Bank of America. Joe Sirochman, is owner American Spirit Arms, which manufactures and sells rifles. Like other gun makers Sirochman saw a huge increase in sales last month. KFYI: Due to the sudden increase in revenue, Sirochman tells KFYI News that Bank of America began putting his […]

Jihadist in Arizona?

Jihadist in Arizona?

Arizona Bomber Refused Green Card in 2011–On DHS Watch List Congressman Paul Gosar (R-AZ) sent a letter to the Department of Homeland Security with several questions about the Casa Grande bombing suspect. The November 30 explosion was one block from Representative Gosar’s Casa Grande office which prompted this statement to his constituents: “The alleged bomber, […]

Fed Check Point in AZ for Ammo

Fed Check Point in AZ for Ammo

This weekend in Southern Arizona a check point was set up by Federal agents. Their mission: to make sure those shooting in the desert area were picking up their spent shells and keeping our desert clean. As you watch the video note that those interviewed were quite comfortable with this intrusion of privacy. “It’s all […]

Woman Drives Over Husband. . .For Not Voting

Woman Drives Over Husband. . .For Not Voting

Yes, it’s true. Not voting can be hazardous to your health. A Gilbert, Arizona woman was arrested Saturday after she apparently drove over her husband. Holly Solomon believed that the family would suffer following the Obama reelection and became enraged when she discovered her husband had neglected to vote. The victim hid behind a light […]

Sharia in America: Probation for Honor Beating

Sharia in America: Probation for Honor Beating

Last summer a Wisconsin pastor was sentenced to two years in prison for ‘telling’ his parishioners they should spank their children when they misbehave. The judge was appalled that Pastor Caminiti would tell parents to use a wooden spoon to discipline. This week in Arizona a Muslim family was sentenced to two years probation for […]

Crossing the AZ Border. . .Almost. . .

Crossing the AZ Border. . .Almost. . .

When you don’t have enough manpower to monitor the border strange things can happen. The men in this Jeep cleverly set up tracks on both sides of the fence from Mexico into Arizona. Unfortunately, they didn’t quite figure the angle of the track and the length of the Jeep. Oops. Those in the Jeep escaped […]