Eight SD ‘Republicans’ Vote to Maintain US Dept of Education The South Dakota House voted today on HCR 1003 calling on the president and congress to abolish the U.S. Department of Education. The resolution passed 48-20. The U.S. Department of Education was created by President Jimmy Carter to pay back his teacher's union supporters. How many "Republicans"
Pop-Culturized History Channel I am grateful that the History Channel is bringing up the topic of our Founders, but I wonder - how accurate is it? For instance, the show inaccurately portrays Samuel Adams as a poor, bar-hopping, 30-year-old on probation. When in truth he inherited money and a business from his father, had a
Jan. 28 South Dakota Legislative Billwatch Some of the notable bills being considered by the South Dakota Legislature today include legislation on sex offenders, an Article V convention, a balanced budget amendment to the U.S. Constitution, taxes and fees, and election
Daily Beast Lies: American Family Association is ‘Hate Group’ I stumbled on a column from the Daily Beast website in which the writer, Dean Obeidallah, hurled such lunatic accusations at the American Family Association (AFA) that you would think no one would give his thoughts a second glance. Sadly, that’s not the case, because his kind of twisted thinking
This Coming Season of Persuasions Lately, what the Associated Press produces, at their usual daily pace, has become expected doses of slanted and even unfounded presentations. Since the last election, the thought of both Houses being in Republican hands has infuriated the AP’s cadre to the point of approaching the trash bin of
Not So Hot: Satellites Confirm of 2014 Climate scientist Roy Spencer, PhD., says he is "embarrassed by the scientific community’s behavior" on the subject of human-driven climate change. Spencer does not deny that some temporary warming is occurring but points out that there is, “abundant evidence that it was just as warm 1,000 and
Jan. 27 South Dakota Legislative Billwatch There are several interesting and important bills being considered in the South Dakota Legislature today. They deal with quarantining contagious diseases, encouraging congress to abolish the U.S. Department of Education, reversing the Roe v. Wade decision, calling an Article V convention, and