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Fatherhood, and the Liberal-Americans’ Great Society

How about those fatherhood television commercials? Fatherhood.com is an official U.S. Government web site managed by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. Just another effort for liberals to spend taxpayer money to make themselves feel better. Truth is … Continue reading

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A 40 to 1 shot for schools

Every day Amendment 68 ads tell us the new casino would pay $114million dollars in first year taxes and then up to 34 % of gross revenues in the years to come. These ads certainly lead people to believe that … Continue reading

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Voluntary taxes?

Gambling taxes are as voluntary as any tax could possibly be. The idea of allowing people to voluntarily pay taxes for school children sounds so good to so many that amendment 68 might actually have a chance of passing. Supporters … Continue reading

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TABOR may cause taxpayers to get refund over pot sales

By Jack Minor –   An amendment to the Colorado Constitution that lawmakers want repealed could result in individual taxpayers receiving money from the state over taxes on marijuana following its legalization in 2012.   When voters approved the legalization … Continue reading

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Colorado lawmakers lawsuit against constitutional amendment limiting taxes moves forward

By Jack Minor –   A bizarre lawsuit by Colorado lawmakers arguing that a state constitutional amendment requiring them to go to voters before raising taxes has been allowed to move forwards after a ruling by the 10th U.S. Circuit … Continue reading

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Communist party celebrates Okla. Judge ruling overturning people’s will on “gay” marriage

By Jack Minor –   One of the central claims of communism is that is exists to look out for the people and prevent them from being exploited by the ruling class. However, it seems that does not apply when … Continue reading

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Bohner betrays Liberty – Violates his Oath of Office

by Craig Masters A two-term libertarian who runs on the republican ticket in Michigan recently teamed with a 25-term liberal Democrat, also from Michigan, and together they proposed a serious liberty-oriented amendment to the funding bill for the NSA. The … Continue reading

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The Constitution was originally pretty good.

by Craig Masters If you are one who got a chuckle out of John Kerry calling on Russia to respect our Constitution and send Edward Snowden over here for prosecution, here is a little anecdotal law lesson. The Bill of … Continue reading

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“War” in military continues over religious rights

A battle is raging in the U.S. military – over religious rights of the  soldiers who defend American lives and values.   An amendment in the recently passed military budget bill actually strengthens  religious freedom rights for service members, and … Continue reading

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Cooke, Moreno reelection decision could wait until next year

by Jack Minor –   The question of whether Weld County’s clerk and recorder, and sheriff can seek another two terms may not be decided until next year, the county attorney said.   “This concept of saying have a judge … Continue reading

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Civil union bill could force churches to conduct same-sex ceremonies

by Jack Minor —   The civil union bill being debated in the Colorado state legislature discriminates against Christians and others and could open the door to churches being forced to allow same-sex ceremonies to be performed in their facilities. … Continue reading

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Judge blocks “gay” conversion bill

  by Jack Minor –       A federal judge has blocked enforcement of California’s “gay” conversion bill saying the bill violates the First Amendment by lacking “content and viewpoint neutrality.”       The bill, SB 1172 would … Continue reading

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Buck defends continuing prosecution of marijuana users

by Jack Minor –   Weld County District Attorney Ken Buck has defended his decision to continue prosecuting marijuana users saying despite passage of an amendment legalizing the drug’s use, it is currently still illegal and he has a duty … Continue reading

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Longmont mom hopes to use son’s death to fight for unborn

by Peter Grady —   LONGMONT — A Longmont woman whose unborn son was killed by a drunk driver said she intends to advocate for the personhood movement after learning his killer will face no consequences for his death.   … Continue reading

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Personhood leaders attacked following Newsweek article

by Peter Grady –   A local pro-life couple has had to go into seclusion after vandals threw a large rock through their window following a profile of their work in Newsweek.   Keith and Jennifer Mason were profiled in … Continue reading

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Calif. Prop. 8 headed to Supreme Court

by Matt Lacy –   Following the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals  rejection of an appeal that overturned California’s constitutional amendment declaring marriage to be between a man and woman, the issue finally appears to be headed for the United … Continue reading

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“Gay” marriage is legal in all 50 states

by Jack Minor — Evangelical Lutherans in the St. Paul, Minnesota area went on record against changing the Minnesota Constitution to define marriage as a union between a man and woman.   The Saint Paul Area Synod of the Evangelical … Continue reading

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Georgia GOP to vote on personhood

by Jack Minor —   Republican voters in all 159 Georgia counties will have the opportunity to approve granting “personhood” status to all human beings beginning at the moment of conception.   The ballot question will appear on the July … Continue reading

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Colo. legisature back following Hickenlooper’s order to vote on civil union bill

by Matt Lacy —   Following Obama’s defiant stance on traditional marriage, Governor Hickenlooper decided he would not take “no” for an answer and ordered the Colorado state legislature back into session instructing them to vote on a civil union … Continue reading

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Romney rips Obama energy policies, avoids social issues

by Jack Minor —   During a campaign stop in Ft. Lupton, the presumptive nominee, Gov. Mitt Romney launched into a series of attacks against Obama’s energy policies while noticeably avoiding any mention of social issues such as abortion or … Continue reading

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NC voters to decide on future of marriage

by Matt Lacy —   North Carolina voters are going to the polls today to make an important decision as to whether they want to amend their constitution to protect traditional marriage. If the amendment is approved, North Carolina would … Continue reading

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Gingrich supporters encouraged to support Ron Paul

by Peter Grady – Following yesterday’s announcement by Newt Gingrich that he was suspending his presidential campaign for Republican nomination, a Christian leader is calling on his supporters to throw their support behind Ron Paul rather than Mitt Romney who … Continue reading

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Pope calls on US bishops to stand firm against “gay” marriage legislation

by Matt Lacy — Taking aim at attempts to legalize “gay” marriage in states around the country, Pope Benedict denounced the “powerful political and cultural currents” seeking to legalize “gay” marriage in the United States. Just this year, two states … Continue reading

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Longmont, Denver mayors join group supporting same-sex marriage

by Jack Minor – The mayors of two major cities along the Front Range are part of a group calling for legalization of same-sex marriage throughout the country. At the U.S. Conference of Mayors in Washington D.C. on Friday, a … Continue reading

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Records show how outside groups conspire against Personhood movement

by Jack Minor — Planned Parenthood’s attempt to stop Colorado from allowing a personhood amendment on the ballot in 2012 is part of a coordinated attack on similar initiatives across the country. Following the defeat of Amendment 26 in Mississippi, Planned … Continue reading

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Personhood to be a game changer in 2012 election

by Peter Grady – Despite suffering defeats at the ballot, the Personhood movement will completely change the pro-life landscape during this presidential election by forcing candidates to take a strong stand on the issue one way or the other. The … Continue reading

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Udall, ACLU attempted sleight of hand with opposition to military bill

by Peter Grady – The U.S. Senate passed a bill that the ACLU and Sen. Mark Udall said would allow the military to detain Americans on our own soil. S. 1867, the National Defense Authorization bill was opposed by President … Continue reading

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Personhood back in Colorado, ready to answer critics

by Jack Minor – A local resident who is heavily involved in the pro-life movement says despite claims by abortion advocates, personhood is not dead and a new proposal addresses  misinformation presented by opponents the last time around. Dennis Hoshiko, … Continue reading

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Sponsors of Prop. 8 have right to defend it, court rules

by Jack Minor –   The California Supreme Court has ruled that sponsors of Proposition 8 and other ballot measures have the right to defend them in court if the state refuses to do so.   Proposition 8 was a … Continue reading

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Romney unilaterally implemented “gay” marriage in Massachusetts

by Jack Minor – While Massachusetts is credited as the first state to permit “gay” marriages, a researcher into the issue has said the state never actually legalized the practice. During the recent Republican debates, Romney comes across as a … Continue reading

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Jobs bill “repeals” 11th Amendment

  by Jack Minor – The President’s jobs bill would effectively repeal the 11th Amendment for any state that receives federal funding anytime after the bill becomes law. During the healthcare bill, Nancy Pelosi said Congress needed to pass the … Continue reading

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“Gay” marriage supporters abandon attempts to repeal ban in Colorado

  by Jack Minor – College students who attempted to place an amendment on next year’s ballot have abandoned the attempt after failing to get support for “gay” and lesbian organizations. One of the students, Mark Olmstead of Arvada, said … Continue reading

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Obama nominee believes judiciary can re-write Constitution, pass laws

President Obama has nominated a law professor for a position on the 7th U.S. Court of Appeals. The professor believes that judges have the ability to create laws and that the Constitution “governs no one.” Victoria Nourse is currently the Burrus-Bascom Professor … Continue reading

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The problem with men

 Natural man is virtuous simply because a strict moral discipline is necessary for survival, a lesson that modern man must learn. Also, natural man is a protector. His true desires are to love and show compassion. In addition, equality is … Continue reading

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New York says it has right to define marriage, Colorado does not

  By Jack Minor   The state of New York is asserting a sovereign right to define marriage, while claiming that states such as Colorado, that prohibit same sex marriages, do not have a similar right.   Last week, New … Continue reading

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