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The Importance of President Obama's Eulogy Delivery on God's Grace

There’s a lot going on in our world, much of which I do not agree with. But one thing that I try to do often is pray for the leaders of our nation. 580 more words

Various Thoughts Post

I don’t get much time to post anymore so I’m just putting some thoughts down on a variety of issues in what amounts to a first draft with no real review/editing.  1,166 more words

Illegal Immigration

Quote of the Week

There’s so much more work to be done to extend the full promise of America to every American. But today, we can say in no uncertain terms that we’ve made our union a little more perfect. 19 more words


Flying the Confederate flag on public property may violate America's 14th Amendment

The tragedy in Charleston has revived the movement to take the Confederate battle flag from the South Carolina statehouse grounds.

On Monday June 22—just five days after the shooting in the AME Emanuel Church—South Carolina governor Nikki Haley called a press conference to announce that, “it is time to remove the flag from our capitol grounds.” “This flag,” Haley said, “while an integral part of our past, does not represent the future of our great state.” 836 more words

Obama clears the way for hostages' families to pay ransom

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama said Wednesday that the U.S. government had let down the families of Americans held hostage by terrorists, and he outlined new policies that could make it easier for those families to pay ransom to help free their loved ones. 672 more words


"People are driving more than ever!"

U.S. motorists drove a record number of miles in April, as a resurgence in road travel that has lasted over a year shows no signs of easing, a U.S. 43 more words


Study finds login, passwords for 47 US government agencies online

WASHINGTON – A CIA-backed technology company has found logins and passwords for 47 government agencies strewn across the Web – available for hackers, spies and thieves. 97 more words