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on December 6, 2014 in World News

CDC issues flu vaccine apology: this year’s vaccine doesn’t work!

CDC issues flu vaccine apology: this year’s vaccine doesn’t work! The following video from Gary Franchi of NextNewsNetwork reveals the shocking admission by the CDC that this year’s flu vaccine doesn’t work. From the video: For the first time we can remember, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention are going on the record, saying the flu vaccine won’t work this year. The warning comes just before the busiest part of flu season, in January and February. Unfortunately, there won’t be any refund for any of the patients or insurance companies who spent money on flu shots earlier this fall…. View Article

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on December 6, 2014 in World News

Nearly half of voters say blocking amnesty top issue

Nearly half of voters say blocking amnesty top issue The GOP’s candidate for the Senate seat in Louisiana says he wants the 2015 government appropriations bill to include a rider that blocks spending on President Barack Obama’s amnesty. The leadership’s appropriations bill doesn’t include the rider. It is scheduled for passage early next week, amid growing criticism from conservative legislators who say it does not block the amnesty. The growing opposition has prompted House Speaker John Boehner to ask Democratic leaders to provide votes to overcome the GOP opposition to the amnesty. The Dec. 4 announcement of opposition by Louisiana… View Article

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on December 6, 2014 in World News

Sexual assault claims drop among military women

Sexual assault claims drop among military women Sexual assaults in the military are down and victims are more likely to report the crime, according to the latest numbers released Thursday that advocates say show recent changes are beginning to make a dent in what had become a crisis for the Pentagon. Figures released by the Rand Corp., an independent government-supported research center, estimated that 20,000 men and women in the military’s 1.3 million active force said they were the victims last year of sexual assault — a catchall term that encompasses unwanted sexual contact, or attempts, up to and including… View Article

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on December 6, 2014 in World News

Wall Street Moves to Put Taxpayers on the Hook for Derivatives Trades

Wall Street Moves to Put Taxpayers on the Hook for Derivatives Trades Wall Street has for some time attempted to put taxpayers on the hook for its derivatives trades. I highlighted this a year ago in the post: Citigroup Written Legislation Moves Through the House of Representatives. Here’s an excerpt: Five years after the Wall Street coup of 2008, it appears the U.S. House of Representatives is as bought and paid for as ever. We heard about the Citigroup crafted legislation currently being pushed through Congress back in May when Mother Jones reported on it. Fortunately, they included the...

Wall Street Moves to Put Taxpayers on the Hook for Derivatives Trades Wall Street has for some time attempted to put taxpayers on the hook for its derivatives trades. I highlighted this a year ago in the post: Citigroup...

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on December 6, 2014 in World News

Florida Joins Texas-Led Lawsuit Against Obama’s Executive Amnesty

Florida Joins Texas-Led Lawsuit Against Obama’s Executive Amnesty Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi announced on Friday that Florida would be joining the lawsuit filed by Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott against the Obama administration for the President’s executive immigration actions to grant amnesty to millions of illegal immigrants. As Breitbart Texas reported on Wednesday, Abbott, joined by seventeen other states, filed a complaint in the United States District Court in the Southern District of Texas, alleging that Obama’s executive action violates the Take Care Clause of Article II, § 3, clause 5 of the United States Constitution and the Administrative… View Article

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on December 6, 2014 in World News

Cheap Oil Arrives So Democrat Rep Wants to Boost Fuel Taxes

Cheap Oil Arrives So Democrat Rep Wants to Boost Fuel Taxes Gasoline prices are in free fall. And after last week’s OPEC decision to keep pumping oil at the same rate despite a growing international glut, they’re only going to go lower in the weeks ahead. At the end of July, the average price of a gallon of gas was $3.50, about what it’s been for several years. By Thanksgiving, though, the average price was $2.78 and falling fast, almost day by day. This is similar to a massive tax cut, and it will mostly benefit working class Americans. If… View Article

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on December 6, 2014 in World News

Ohio GOP Lawmakers Using Historic Majority to Peel Back Gun Control

Ohio GOP Lawmakers Using Historic Majority to Peel Back Gun Control On November 4, Ohio’s GOP lawmakers secured a historic majority in the state House and maintained dominating control of the state Senate. They are now preparing to use that majority to peel back gun control, as well as expand Ohioans’ exercise of Second Amendment rights. According to The Washington Times, the Ohio Senate is considering legislation that reduces gun control by easing restrictions on concealed carry weapons permits (CCWs). The new legislation would allow Ohioans to acquire a CCW in eight hours instead of twelve and would open the… View Article

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on December 5, 2014 in World News

Elizabeth May presents ‘9/11 truther’ petition to Parliament

Elizabeth May presents ‘9/11 truther’ petition to Parliament Green Party Leader Elizabeth May put forward a bizarre petition in the House of Commons Wednesday asking the government to support a popular 9/11 conspiracy theory. The member of Parliament for Saanich-Gulf Islands rose to “present a petition, from petitioners in Alberta, British Columbia, Ontario and particularly in the Ottawa area, calling on the Government of Canada to conduct a parliamentary review into the events that occurred in the United States on September 11.” The New York City terrorist attack on the World Trade Center buildings on Sept. 11, 2001, is a… View Article

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on December 5, 2014 in World News

Student fighting for concealed carry shot on campus

Student fighting for concealed carry shot on campus Jeff Knox on college restrictions: ‘It’s time to stop disarming the good guys’ Nathan Scott is a student at Florida State University in Tallahassee. He has a job working in the school library and is a member of Students for Concealed Carry on Campus at FSU. And he is a (barely) walking example of why his cause is so crucial, after being shot in the library recently and having no way to defend himself. The group has been lobbying for several years to get the ban on lawful concealed carry of firearms… View Article

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on December 5, 2014 in World News

Harmful effects of gay marriage in society

Harmful effects of gay marriage in society Harmful effects of gay marriage in society. Gay marriage still remains serious issue By Petri Paavola At first, I emphasize that my article is not homophobic and hate speech, but viewpoint considering harmful and problematic effects that legalizing of the gay marriages causes. I live in Finland and I study this subject from the national perspective and also world wide. My article deals with matters that are very often overlooked or has not observed. Children’s rights Gender-neutral marriage law offends children’s rights. At the beginning of mankind’s history the natural order and human… View Article

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