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Jacksonville Ordinance 2017-15

Posted on February 6, 2017 at 11:00 PM

     Emails sent to Jax City Council considering HRO 2017-15. The four emails are presented in latest to earliest chronological order and delineated by "..."


     I research candidates in Clay, Duval and St Johns Counties since 2010.

 

     I understand that some council members will not be seeking reelection to the City Council therefore may not care that the 96.6% of the citizens do not want...

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?Que Pasa?

Posted on December 30, 2015 at 10:40 PM

What's Happening?


      The United States is a Democratic Republic. History has documented that the life span of a Republic is 200 to 225 years. The Democratic Republic of the United States of America is 239 years old. 40% of the population is on welfare, the President of the United States is a Muslim who despises this country and is w...

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What is a Conservative?

Posted on September 6, 2015 at 9:15 PM


The Mariam Webster Dictionary defines conservative as

: believing in the value of established and traditional practices in politics and society : relating to or supporting political conservatism

: not liking or accepting changes or new ideas

The most prominent political groups in the United States are constitutionalists, libertarians, moderates, liberals and progressives. Each of these groups has main line beliefs and their adherents can fall left ...

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The Frustrations Of The Registered Independent Voters

Posted on September 5, 2015 at 2:15 PM

 

The number of registered Independent voters has been slowly increasing since the 50’s. I assume this occurs because both the Democrat and Republican parties have been sliding left with each election. Most states, including Florida, have closed primaries. In a closed primary the voters cast their vote for a candidate from the party in which the voter is registered. Republican voters choose from the field of Republican candidates. Democrat voters choose from the field of Dem...

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Same Sex Marriage Across The Land Of OZ

Posted on July 2, 2015 at 8:00 PM

      The Supreme Court of the United States declared Same Sex Marriage a constitutional right to gays and lesbians today. The “marriage” must be recognized by all states in the Republic of the United States. The couples must be issued marriage licenses that will be recorded in a federal register accessible by all.

      Let’s consider the direction this country is being pushed towards. The progressives are pushing fo...

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2016 Wizard of OZ

Posted on April 29, 2015 at 11:40 AM

Who has not seen the movie The Wonderful Wizard of Oz? It was first published in 1901 by the George M. Hill Company in Chicago. Briefly, it follows the adventures of four characters, a scarecrow who is looking for a brain, a lion whose is looking for courage, and a tin man who is looking for a heart. Dorothy is looking for the Wizard who will help her get back to the comfort and security of her home in Kansas. The book was written by L. Frank Baum as a children’s book.

This story...

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2015 State of the Union, an Immigrant's Perspective

Posted on March 20, 2015 at 1:20 PM

     I immigrated in 1949 as a child with my siblings and mother and father after a three year wait for someone to pay for passage for a family of seven. We were displaced from our farm in the second world war and our home was taken over by the invaders.


     Our family received passage to the United States in 1949. I was naturalized ten years later when my parents earned their citizenship. In those ten years my father and brother p...

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Interrogations protected the United States and the World

Posted on January 7, 2015 at 11:15 AM

When you can’t see the forest for the trees you need to step back and take in the big picture.

 

World War I was a global war centered in Europe that began on 28 July 1914 and lasted until 11 November 1918. More than 9 million combatants and 7 million civilians died as a result of the war, a casualty rate exacerbated by the belligerents' technological and industrial sophistication, and tactical stalemate. It was one of the deadliest conflicts in history, paving the w...

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On To November ...

Posted on August 27, 2014 at 3:05 PM

I know many of you are very disappointed about the results last night and I share your disappointment. But now is the time to take a break, re-energize and get prepared for the November elections. Nothing will be more important in this election season than working to get Governor Rick Scott re-elected. Focus on that.


Some observations from yesterday to think about:


Turnout was very poor. 15.97% of t...

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Local Candidates' Conservatism Graded by Other Conservative Organizations

Posted on August 15, 2014 at 1:00 AM

The following presents comparative ratings of three local US Representative candidates in their recent voting records expressed in percentage of conservative votes.

 

Heritage Action scorecard as of Aug 1st, 2014 113th Congress:

http://www.heritageactionscorecard.com//state/state/fl

Ted Yoho (Rep) = 73%

Ander Crenshaw (Rep) = 44% Lifetime = 48% House Republican Averag...

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Who is the Far Right

Posted on May 24, 2014 at 7:00 PM

            I thought I was a member of theFar/Extreme Right because I oppose the progressive/extreme left until I looked for a definition of Far Right. Mostly, I found references to European politics which associated Far Right with violence, racism and extreme uncivil behavior. Today’s politicians and progressives have been lumping the Tea Party, 2nd amendment supporters and returning war veterans with the Far Right groups such as ...

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A Hugely Successful 2012 GOTV Campaign - The Numbers

Posted on February 16, 2014 at 6:30 PM

             For the 2008 elections “Hope and Change” was in the air. 69,000,000 votes were tallied for BO in the 2008 election to 60,000,000 for McCain. At the outset of the 2008 election campaign, the Democrats stated that McCain was their choice for the Republican presidential nominee and with the media’s help succeeded in discouraging the other Republican candidates from continuing their campaigns. By April McCa...

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Am I a Terrorist

Posted on February 10, 2014 at 10:20 AM

            I’m trying to understand how Conservative American Citizens can be referred to as terrorists by the 25% of radical Americans and AINO's. I am a radical conservative. Other American conservatives don’t terrify me. You don’t terrify me. Do I terrify you?

Merriam Webster defines terrorism:

the use of violent acts to frigh...

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Am I A Radical

Posted on January 7, 2014 at 4:05 PM

            Have you ever been called a radical or you have radical views? I have. Between electionsI have had time to ask myself “Am I a radical”? The left has corrupted so many common words that I decided I had better consult the dictionary to get a fresh start toward my understanding of the meaning of radical. I find that there is no such thing as a “

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A. I. N. O

Posted on December 13, 2013 at 11:00 PM

It is getting difficult to distinguish between Progressives, Liberals and RINOs. They all seem to be working toward the same goal, the destruction of the American way of life and the capitalist system. Instead of getting bogged down trying to figure the correct label to apply to an elected official, I have settled on an acronym for a new label that groups them all:

AINO - American In Name Only.

Guest blogger,

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Runaway Automobile || RunawayGovernment

Posted on December 13, 2013 at 11:05 AM

            There is an automobile whose gas pedal is stuck to the floor so the driver can’t slow it down by taking his foot off of the pedal. The brake line has a leak and the harder the driver presses on the brake pedal, the faster the brake fluid leaks out and he can’t stop the vehicle using the method that was designed into the automobile to stop it under normal circumstances. The cable for the emergency brake is rusted th...

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11/6/2013 - Last Night's Elections

Posted on November 6, 2013 at 9:50 PM

            The liberals analysts’ are claiming that the Tea Party candidates’ losses last night are proof that the Tea Party is a radical group and is rejected by the good American voters. I disagree with their results.

 

KenT. Cuccinelli II: Cuccinelli was the Tea Party candidate. He is very conservative and was down by double digits early on in the campaign. As the election drew closer more people be...

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Questioning Common Core Standards

Posted on August 11, 2013 at 7:05 PM

I was present at a St. Johns County Republican Executive Committee meeting on 2013/08/08. The speaker was Kate Wallace of FloridaPromise.org. She spoke on the benefits of the Common Core Curriculum. There were many questions from the floor and the Chairman didn’t have time to get to all the questions, including mine. So I emailed Kate my question.

 

Kate,

               Your time line for p...

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Constitutional Correctness Trumps Political Correctness

Posted on June 11, 2013 at 9:45 PM

          I first heard the term “political correctness” about 25 years ago. When the fellow explained how it works, I said “that is the biggest conversation killer I’ve heard of”. As it has developed over the years, political correctness is a pry bar that is being used to tear America and our society apart. Political correctness is used to stifle thoughts, actions and constructive conversations and nobody has come up ...

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2. GOTV 2012 - Monday Morning Analysis

Posted on February 12, 2013 at 11:55 AM


          In a previous presentation I spoke ofthe need for the Republican Party to get involved in the primaries and not let the Democrats steer the voters to the most liberal Republican candidate in theRepublican field for the office. One or two in the meeting disagreed with a detail I used t...

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