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Lt. Governor Ramsey releases new State Senate districts in Google Maps

Posted by Mother Goose on January 28, 2012 at 6:20 PM Comments comments (0)

On January 27, Lt. Governor Ramsey released the new congressional district map.  Although I try to avoid Google, this is a pretty cool tool. Maps can be found here.

Global Warming Proven to be Myth - Letter to Knox News

Posted by Mother Goose on January 7, 2012 at 5:35 PM Comments comments (0)


Arvid Pasto, Farragut

A recent letter puts forth the proposition "Warming Real, Documented." The writer states that Earth's temperature is increasing and cites some statistics from NASA Goddard Institute for Space Studies. The writer goes on to cite the United Nations Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change report about warm recent years. Other parts of the global warming proposition are then stated, including glacier loss, a possible upcoming ice-free Arctic region, dama...

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Tenn. bill would make following Shariah a felony

Posted by Mother Goose on March 3, 2011 at 10:53 AM Comments comments (0)

from Breitbart

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Tennessee is considering making it a felony to follow some versions of the Islamic code known as Shariah, the most severe measure yet put forth by a national movement whose members believe extremist Muslims want Shariah to supersede the Constitution. The bill—drawn up by conservatives with ties to opponents of a planned Islamic center two ...

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6th District candidate Carter asks Pelosi to step aside

Posted by Mother Goose on September 16, 2010 at 11:37 AM Comments comments (3)

Democratic District 6 Congressional candidate Brett Carter is asking House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi to step aside for the good of Democratic candidates.

Carter, in an announcement made in Nashville on Thursday morning, said he sent a letter to Pelosi requesting her to step aside.If elected, Carter said he would not cast his vote for Nancy Pelosi to be speaker.

It is this first vote that Carter said many of the public is focused on, rather than his qualif...

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