Archive for February 21st, 2009

Lively Debate on Preschool, Prison Facility at Rapid City Crackerbarrel

A legislative crackerbarrel meeting was held in Rapid City today at the South Dakota School of Mines & Technology. Most or all of the Rapid City area legislators were present. Senator Gordon Howie (R-Dist. 30) was the first featured speaker. He spoke about the proposed prison facility on Elk Vale Road. He said when this […]

Conditions at Gitmo: Terrorists Have it Pretty Good

Sean Hannity looks at conditions inside Club Gitmo, the terrorist POW camp at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. The video also takes a look at some of the murderers, cut-throats, bombers and thugs held here, including the coordinator of the attack on the U.S. Cole. Lt. Col. Gordon Cucullu has been to Gitmo many times and knows conditions […]

FDA Approves Embryonic Stem Cell Experiments on Humans

As South Dakota considers repealing the state ban on embryonic stem cell research, this issue is receiving more and more attention on a national level.   President Obama came to the White House last month carrying the campaign promise that he would reverse President Bush’s 2001 ban on taxpayer funding of embryonic stem cell research […]

The Presidents

American Minute from William J. Federer  The Uniform Holiday Bill, signed by President Lyndon Johnson in 1968, moved the celebration of Washington’s Birthday to the third Monday in FEBRUARY. Sometime after this, with Lincoln’s birthday also in the month of February, people began referring to the holiday as “Presidents’ Day.” Of note is that virtually […]

Churches Defending Marriage in West Virginia

Reprinted by permission of the Christian Post  By Lawrence Jones Christian Post Reporter Fri, Feb. 20 2009 01:31 PM EST Gay rights activists are pushing legislation to legalize same-sex marriage in several states and West Virginia could be next, according to a pro-family group. Jeremy Dys, president of the Family Policy Council of West Virginia, said […]

The end of the American Dream

STAR PARKER FOUNDER & PRESIDENT COALITION ON URBAN RENEWAL & EDUCATION As our new political leadership leads us into the fiscal twilight zone, is it too much to ask for a little honesty as they do it? The day after President Obama unveiled his plan to bail out distressed mortgage holders, Treasury Secretary Geithner and […]