Archive for February 23rd, 2009

South Dakota Legislative Recap Feb. 23, 2009

 [TABLE=50] For more information check the bill list at the South Dakota Legislature website.

Robbing the Community Chest

From our friends at Americans for Limited Government.

British Government Hostile to Parental Supervision

I’m guessing that some in the British government believe their teen pregnancy rate isn’t high enough, and that it must be made higher.  Since the Independent has reported that Great Britain has the highest teen pregnancy rate in Europe, I’m not sure who they’re trying to out-do, but with the anti-parenting attitude coming out of […]

Thousands of Hawaiians Rally for Marriage

Reprinted by permission of the Christian Post By Lawrence Jones Christian Post Reporter Mon, Feb. 23 2009 08:46 AM EST Thousands crowded the Hawaii State Capitol on Sunday to rally against a bill that would legalize same-sex civil unions in the state. The rally comes ahead of Tuesday’s Senate committee hearing on the bill. The Hawaii […]

Child Porn Law Upheld by Appeals Court

Reprinted by permission of the Christian Post  By Lawrence Jones Christian Post Reporter Mon, Feb. 23 2009 08:33 AM EST A federal appeals court on Friday upheld a law that requires pornographers who take photos of people engaged in sexually explicit acts to provide “proof of age,” a ruling that strengthens prevention on the exploitation of […]

Israeli TV Show Offends Christians

Reprinted by permission of the Christian Post  By Ethan Cole Christian Post Reporter Mon, Feb. 23 2009 11:18 AM EST An Israeli TV show host has outraged Christians in the Holy Land and elsewhere with a satire mocking Jesus Christ and the Virgin Mary. Late-night show host Lior Shlein aired two separate segments on Feb. 16 […]

Government as Savior – What You Don’t Know Is Destroying Us

This country was born in the throes of economic controversy. Following the French-Indian War, Great Britain needed cash, and to re-establish its control over the colonials who had developed a sense of independence while the Brits were distracted by war. The Crown began taxing the colonists for practically everything (paper, stamps, tea, etc.), at the […]

Progress that a Powerful Christian Nation Should Advocate

American Minute from William J. Federer  The Panama Canal Zone was acquired by the U.S. for ten million dollars on FEBRUARY 23, 1904. Planned by President McKinley, construction on the canal began under President Theodore Roosevelt. President Taft stated in his Address to Congress, December 6, 1912: “Our defense of the Panama Canal, together with […]

Economics 101: Without a Solid Foundation No Economic Structure Can Survive

I’m not an expert in the field of economics, nor have I ever claimed to be. However, I do have a bit of common sense which is better than reading glasses when studying up on the proposed fixes and fault blaming we have been overwhelmed with in our recent past. And that common sense tells […]

South Dakota Legislative Update Feb. 23, 2009

[TABLE=49] For more information check the bill list at the South Dakota Legislature website.