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Daily Kos Discovers Article V Initiatives, Immediately Calls for Smear Campaign

Posted: December 12, 2013 at 8:30 am   /   Elections, Features, Politics, Top Stories

As the saying goes, if you’re taking flack, you must be over the target. The hard-Left website Daily Kos has just discovered the Article V initiatives. These initiatives, which include Compact for America and Convention of States, would use the Constitution’s Article V state-legislature-driven process to amend the US Constitution. Details are available here, here, and here. […]

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Audio: Glenn Beck Declares ‘Convention of States’ Is the ‘Only Way Back’

Posted: December 7, 2013 at 1:45 pm   /   Features, Politics, Top Stories, Videos

In his Dec 4 radio program, Glenn Beck endorsed the Convention of States approach as the “only way back” from a pending disaster to the constitutional republic that the Founders and Framers had in mind for us. Actually, Convention of States (COS) is one of several movements (see also Compact for America) that rely on […]

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Tired of fighting alligators? Drain the DC swamp with a Convention of States!

Posted: November 15, 2013 at 1:00 pm   /   Elections, Features, Politics, Top Stories

As the old saying goes, when you’re up to your [elbows] in alligators, it’s easy to forget that the initial objective was to drain the swamp. Entitlement growth, exploding debt, rapacious taxation, oppressive regulation, illegal immigration, IRS/DOJ/EPA/DHS/HHS/NSA abuses, …, and the list just keeps on growing. What’s a conservative activist to do? Should we continue […]

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Kevin Thompson Welcomes Apple, Inc. to Mesa

Posted: November 4, 2013 at 3:50 pm   /   Elections, Features, Politics, Top Stories

Guest Commentary from Kevin Thompson Candidate for Mesa City Council District 6 The rumors we’ve been hearing for several weeks are true. According to breaking news, the 1.3 million square foot facility formerly owned by First Solar, has been bought and the new owner is Apple, Inc. The factory, which is approximately the size of […]

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Republican Businessman Toby Farmer Gaining Momentum in LD13 Senate Race

Posted: September 30, 2013 at 4:30 pm   /   Arizona, Elections, Features, Politics, Top Stories

Announces First Wave of Community Supporters (Buckeye, AZ) Today, LD13 Arizona State Senate Republican candidate Toby Farmer announced a first wave of endorsements and statements from community supporters. Farmer is the founder and principal of 1776 Capital, a private investment and holdings firm based in Buckeye. Farmer is challenging current State Senator Don Shooter in […]

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Sen. Jon Kyl to Head Policy Group for Ducey Exploratory Committee

Posted: August 19, 2013 at 3:25 pm   /   Arizona, Elections, Features, Politics, Top Stories

Arizona State Treasurer Doug Ducey announced today that former Senator Jon Kyl has agreed to lead a group of policy advisers for his recently-announced exploratory committee for the 2014 governor’s race. “Throughout his career Jon Kyl has proven himself to be one of the most thoughtful, perceptive and patriotic public servants in the country,” said […]

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A First Look at the Book “The Liberty Amendments”, by Mark Levin

Posted: August 13, 2013 at 6:32 pm   /   Arizona, Elections, Entertainment, Features, Politics, Top Stories, Videos

Mark Levin has just published his much-anticipated book The Liberty Amendments: Restoring the American Republic. Three of his eleven proposed Constitutional amendments appear below, and a Sean Hannity interview of Levin appears at the bottom of this post. Levin’s book is centered around the Constitution’s Article V (aka “Article 5”). That article specifies two methods for amending […]

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My Favorite Movies

Posted: July 28, 2013 at 3:15 pm   /   Features, Politics, Top Stories

It seems that every time I write anything about movies, I can count on hearing from readers who boast about not having seen one since “Birth of a Nation.”  I can certainly empathize with those who don’t want to waste their time and money watching movies based on comic books and have no desire to […]

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We can’t be complacent about overregulation

Posted: July 13, 2013 at 8:00 am   /   Features, Politics, Top Stories

By Thomas Grier, Conservative Arizona House Candidate in Legislative District 16. Americans believe they are overregulated. That’s why President Obama wrote in early 2011 that his administration’s mission was “to root out regulations that conflict, that are not worth the cost, or that are just plain dumb.” But the regulations continue to pile up. America’s economic freedom […]

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