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White House :: TN :: USA | updated 2014-04-20 11:41:15 -0700 | political-news

President Obama and his family are attending an Easter Sunday church service in Washington, D.C. The president, first lady Michelle Obama, and daughters Malia and Sasha visited the Nineteenth Street Baptist Church in northwest Washington. Sitting on the second pew,...
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Breaking News: Medicaid expansion: Will GOP governors who take a pass pay political price?
   
Posted by: MrGrassroots

Memphis :: TN :: USA | updated 2013-11-21 12:54:18 -0800 | political-news

One of the key components of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act is the so-called Medicaid expansion, which will bring quality insurance coverage to the least among us. Effective Jan.1, 2014, Medicaid will include those individuals between the ages...
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Posted by: Jerome McCollom

Nashville :: TN :: USA | updated 2013-08-29 10:04:28 -0700 | political-news

Issues in the News I. A Philadelphia Police Lt. was fired for striking a woman who he believed had squirted water on him during a parade. He was wrong, even if she was the one who had actually did it....
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Breaking News: The 50th anniversary of the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.'s historic "I Have a Dream" Speech
   
Posted by: Mary Grace Keiner

Memphis :: TN :: USA | updated 2013-08-28 16:51:27 -0700 | political-news

In August 28, 1963, Martin Luther King, Jr. delivered his iconic speech 'I Have a Dream', in which he hopes that racism in America should end, at Lincoln Memorial during the March on Washington D.C. for Jobs and Freedom. "I...
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Breaking News: Idiot judge violates separation of church and state
   
Posted by: Chelsea Hoffman

Newport :: TN :: USA | updated 2013-09-30 16:03:04 -0700 | political-news

Child support magistrate Lu Ann Ballew trampled all over the 1st Amendment rights of mother Jaleesa Martin when she ordered that she change the name of her seven-month-old son. The zealot judge took issue with the child's name being "Messiah"...
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Breaking News: Obama's economy: High stock market, high unemployment equals no sequel
   
Posted by: Harold Michael Harvey, JD SelectMedia

Gatlinburg :: TN :: USA | updated 2013-09-30 16:07:08 -0700 | political-news

Commentary During the 2008 presidential campaign, I somehow had convinced my wife that if I could spend a year alone in the mountains of Tennessee, I could write the next great American novel. So we packed a U-Haul with a...
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Breaking News: The universal beauty of socially correct politics
   
Posted by: Shortsleeves

Nashville :: TN :: USA | updated 2013-09-30 16:03:03 -0700 | political-news

"We live in succession, in division, in parts, in particles. Meantime within man is the soul of the whole; the wise silence; the universal beauty, to which every part and particle is equally related." Ralph Waldo Emerson wrote those thoughts...
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Posted by: jojotgood7558

Nashville :: TN :: USA | updated 2013-09-30 16:03:01 -0700 | political-news

Stacy Campfield (R) knoxville provided jolts to a scientific community he knows nothing off, "a guy had sex with a monkey and that is how aids started. "Aids being reduced to a inanimate object. He then stated ,the heroin addicts...
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Posted by: Jerome McCollom

Nashville :: TN :: USA | updated 2013-04-08 07:31:37 -0700 | political-news

I wish I wasn't writing this column, but alas, theocracy and Christian nationalism never sleeps. In the state of North Carolina there is a bill, with considerable Republican support, to enact a state church. The idea behind this bill is...
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Posted by: Jerome McCollom

Memphis :: TN :: USA | updated 2013-02-24 11:52:43 -0800 | political-news

About issues in the news: Tim Tebow, who seems to be a nice guy but really is an awful quarterback, was going to speak at a church by ultra rightwing Dallas Pastor Robert Jeffres. Jeffress, known for his rampant homophobia...
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Breaking News: The Assault Weapon Question
   
Posted by: Lauren Brown Jarvis

Nashville :: TN :: USA | updated 2013-02-25 07:07:49 -0800 | political-news

First and foremost, I am pro-gun and support gun ownership. As a Southern black woman living in America, I take my God given right to protect my own safety and that of my family quite seriously. So yay Second Amendment,...
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Breaking News: TN rep. believes gays are "the biggest bullies" in the world and Jesus in a hall
   
Posted by: Jerome McCollom

Nashville :: TN :: USA | updated 2013-02-08 12:01:14 -0800 | political-news

President Obama just attended the National Prayer Breakfast. It is a breakfast, with prayer, attended by members of Congress and the president, since the 1950s. I was thinking how awesome it would be for President Obama to attend a convention...
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Posted by: Patriciaann41

Nashville :: TN :: USA | updated 2013-02-04 19:55:08 -0800 | political-news

There was a mistake that occured in Tennessee in Nashville and it could be a costly accident. The top Prosecutor in Nashville says he is planning on a plethora of appeals if the persons involved didn't like the verdict. The...
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Breaking News: Proposed Tennessee law would cut welfare to failing students' families
   
Posted by: Herbert Dyer, Jr. SelectMedia

Knoxville :: TN :: USA | updated 2013-09-30 16:07:08 -0700 | political-news

The Knoxville News Sentinel is reporting that a Tennessee state senator has crafted and introduced a bill that will cut welfare benefits for families of children who do not make “satisfactory academic progress” in school. The Sentinel reports that Knoxville...
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Posted by: AngelDawnLoupe

Murfreesboro :: TN :: USA | updated 2013-01-19 08:53:59 -0800 | political-news

Since it has come to my attention exactly what is going on but no one else seems to really be putting the dots together, or if they do, they certainly are not reporting it, then I am going to put...
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