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Pro-abortion group calls for donations for Tebow touchdowns

by Jack Minor – While many in the media have criticized Denver Broncos quarterback Tim Tebow for not being ashamed of his Christian faith, a poster on a pro-abortion web site is calling for supporters to make a donation for … Continue reading

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Defense bill legalizes bestiality, sodomy

by Peter Grady – Tucked away in the current defense authorization bill is a provision that legalizes soldiers being able to have sex with animals. When Congress passed the law repealing the centuries old ban on homosexuals serving in the … Continue reading

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Internet giants oppose bill that could make posting online videos a crime

by Jack Minor – Two bills in Congress have sparked a fierce backlash after critics say it could make it a felony for parents to post a video of their children singing a copyrighted song. The House sponsored Stop Online … Continue reading

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Nigerian Christians show American believers how to pray

by Jack Minor – With the U.S. reportedly poised to send troops into the region, Christians in Nigeria are providing an example of how believers should stand during intense persecution. Last year over 2,000 Christians in the country were murdered … Continue reading

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House to vote on “in God we Trust” as national motto

by Jack Minor –   A bill to affirm “In God We Trust” as the national motto is scheduled to be voted on in Congress today. The bill, sponsored by Rep. Randy Forbes (R-Va.), Co-Chairman of the Congressional Prayer Caucus, reaffirms … Continue reading

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AG: Gun control would have stopped Fast and Furious

by Jack Minor – In an astonishing admission, Attorney General Eric Holder told Congress that a lack of gun control was to blame for the government selling guns to Mexican drug cartels. Holder sent a letter to Rep. Darrell Issa, … Continue reading

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Congress proposes plan to save Post Office without taxpayer dollars

by Jack Minor – A bill has been proposed in Congress that would save the Post Office by freeing it from government regulation and would not cost the taxpayers one dime. It is being reported the USPS cannot continue into … Continue reading

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Nebraska veteran discharged over Obama eligibility issue wants to conduct church revivals

  by Jack Minor – An Air Force enlisted man who was quickly discharged after he began questioning Obama’s eligibility to be president has said he would like to go around the country conducting revival meetings in churches regarding America’s … Continue reading

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“Birthers” issue challenge to Gen. Powell; hear the evidence casting doubt on the authenticity of Obama’s birth certificate

    by Jack Minor   by Jack Minor A group organizing what is being dubbed a “Birther Summit” has offered to pay $15,000 to retired Gen. Colin Powell for simply listening to evidence that the President Barack Obama’s birth … Continue reading

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Sen. Udall signs letter opposing UN treaty regulating guns

  By Jack Minor   Gun rights supporters say Sen. Mark Udall’s signature on a letter that opposes a UN treaty regulating firearms is largely symbolic and an attempt to hide a pro-gun-control record. The United Nations Small Arms treaty would require … Continue reading

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Open letter to Sen. Michael Bennet

Mr. Bennet, Please permit an up/down vote on the Cut, Cap, and Balance plan that passed the House of Representatives. I would like to know where you stand on really doing something about the debt crisis that past and present … Continue reading

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Tribune’s arrogance toward (future former) readers knows no bounds

Editors Note: This is an email exchange that took place between a Greeley Tribune reader and Tribune reporter Dan England.  We at the Gazette are happy to print the otherwise unpublished arrogance of The Tribune. You may contact us with … Continue reading

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Surprise! George Soros doesn’t like Brett Reese

      by Jack Minor  District Six Board of Education Director Brett Reese and others were branded for supposed hate speech by a George Soros funded group that identifies itself as being dedicated to “keeping an eye on the radical right.” … Continue reading

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Is Holder helping witnesses get their story straight before testifying to Congress?

by Jack Minor   Lawmakers investigating Operation Fast and Furious, have said Holder’s office has provided potential witnesses access to documents and e-mails that could allow them to tailor their testimony before Congress.   Darrell Issa, chairman of the Committee … Continue reading

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Congressman says unlikely Holder did not know about Operation Fast and Furious

by Jack Minor Lawmakers from both houses, investigating Operation Fast and Furious, fired off a terse and angry letter to Attorney General Eric Holder, accusing him of issuing “false denials” and “distorting the truth.” On Independence Day, acting ATF head, … Continue reading

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Lawmakers accuse ATF of “stonewalling” Congress, retaliating against whistleblowers

by Jack Minor   The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms has been accused of “stonewalling” Congress, and retaliating against agents who have revealed information about a program to sell assault weapons to drug gangs in Mexico. Vince Cefalu, who … Continue reading

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Secret ATF program to sell guns to Mexico backfires

By Mike Bauman Senator Charles Grassley, R-Iowa, has sent a letter to BATFE Director, Kenneth Melton, decrying the contents of an email Grassley obtained in which the ATF told its employees that they are not under any obligation to answer … Continue reading

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White House releases “long form” birth certificate under pressure from Trump, other media outlets

by Jack Minor   Under extreme pressure from Donald Trump and other media organizations such as WorldNetDaily and the Greeley Gazette, Obama has finally decided to release a copy of his “Certificate of Live Birth” that for the first time … Continue reading

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President uses SSN from Connecticut, despite never having grown up there

by Jack Minor   A private detective said using resources available to her she has discovered President Obama has been using a social security number from Connecticut despite never having lived in the state.   Susan Daniels, a private detective … Continue reading

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RR Donnelly to close Greeley plant

Story and photo by Jack Minor Economists have said the recession ended in 2009, however, RR Donnelly apparently did not get the news. The company announced they will close their Greeley plant in April. The company announced in a Feb. … Continue reading

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An Open Letter to the Family of Ruben Reyes

By Mike Bauman The recent threat of litigation by a lawyer representing the family of cop killer Ruben Reyes has raised a number of eyebrows in our community.  In case you missed it, a lawyer from Denver sent a letter … Continue reading

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CDE – West Ridge Charter not a Conversion

By Mike Bauman In a letter dated February 7, 2011, Colorado Department of Education Public School Finance Director, Leanne Emm, determined that the proposed charter school, West Ridge Academy, was not a private school conversion as defined in Colorado law. … Continue reading

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Colorado Republicans remember Reagan’s optimism, love of America

By Jack Minor His life was the American dream. He grew up in a small house in Illinois that was typical of the average American. He went on to become an actor then Governor of California and finally to become … Continue reading

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Lakin threatened with death, birthers pictured in crosshairs

By Jack Minor – – Margaret Hemenway with the American Patriot Foundation said the organization which was created to support Lt. Col. Terry Lakin during his legal proceedings has received dozens of threatening letters, emails and phone calls since its … Continue reading

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Lessons learned

When children are fighting how do we as adults respond? Don’t we tell them to stop bickering and work it out? In school we teach our young people to think critically, look at evidence and then come to their own … Continue reading

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An Open Letter to the Free Thinking Teachers and Parents of School District 6

Dear Fellow Free Thinkers: The purpose of this letter is to address what has been characterized as an egregious and unwarranted affront to our American sensibilities by school board member Brett Reese. The media has reported that Reese is attacking … Continue reading

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Reese MLK commentary; real controversy or sensational journalism?

By James Courant Much has been made recently of an audio commentary critical of the late Dr Martin Luther King Jr. That commentary aired on Pirate 104.7 FM in Greeley, brings to light several facts about Dr King that are … Continue reading

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Lakin’s conviction has awakened sleeping giant in Obama’s eligibility

By Jack Minor If the Obama administration hoped the court-martial of Greeley resident Lt. Col. Terry Lakin would put the eligibility issue to rest once and for all, their hopes appear to have been in vain. The eligibility issue looks … Continue reading

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Lakin not allowed witnesses, documents, explanation at court-martial Dec. 14!

By Jack Minor Letters obtained by The Gazette reveal the extent to which a decorated Army officer and his brother struggled to resolve concerns over the President’s eligibility prior to the officer being court-martialed. The Lakins are long-time Greeley residents. … Continue reading

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Winter Blues? Try This!

By Mike Bauman As the days get shorter, people often struggle with the winter blues.  Are you feeling down in the dumps? Are you having one of those days that just seem like nothing goes right? Are you looking for … Continue reading

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VFW members irate over PAC endorsements

By Jack Minor Members of the Veterans of Foreign Wars are upset that the Political Action Committee formed to represent them has refused to endorse candidates more closely aligned with their interests and instead is choosing to endorse incumbents. The … Continue reading

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Hickenlooper, Democrats say they want to raise taxes

By Jack Minor Several Democrats including Denver Mayor John Hickenlooper, have proposed a variety of tax proposals to help reduce the deficits facing the state. Hickenlooper told the Steamboat Springs Pilot that if elected Governor he would raise taxes. According … Continue reading

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Attacks on Boswell part of coordinated effort by Democrat organizations

Story and Photo By Jack Minor Recent mailers attacking Bob Boswell appear to be part of a coordinated effort to help elect Democratic candidates across Colorado. A group called Colorado Ethics Watch has accused Boswell of impropriety regarding a fundraising … Continue reading

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State sued for “bias, lies” in describing Amendment 62

UPDATE: Denver District Judge Robert Hyatt dismissed the lawsuit. In his ruling he said writing the guide is a legislative function and he had no jurisdiction over the issue. Hyatt also said even if the courts could do something it … Continue reading

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An open letter to Tom Tancredo

Dear Mr. Tancredo, As concerned citizens and Republican delegates, we were able to meet, interview and vet many of the candidates who respected the caucus process enough to solicit our support in their bid for candidacy. Since you elected not … Continue reading

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