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  • More Than 134,000 Petition Obama Admin. to Demand Release of Sgt. Tahmooressi — Here’s the Response

    08/29/2014 5:03:52 PM PDT · by sheikdetailfeather · 25 replies
    The Blaze ^ | Aug. 29, 2014 | Jason Howerton
    More than 134,000 people signed a petition asking the Obama administration to demand the release of U.S. Marine Sgt. Andrew Tahmooressi from a Mexican prison. Tahmooressi, who is reportedly suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder, has been imprisoned for nearly five months after being arrested for unintentionally crossing into Mexico with firearms. The White House responded to the popular petition on Friday, calling for Mexican authorities to handle the Marine’s case “expeditiously” rather than demanding his release.
  • White House Petition for Sudanese Christian Mother on Death Row at 37K Signatures; Needs 100K

    06/04/2014 7:20:28 PM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 7 replies
    Christian Post ^ | 06/04/2014 | Stoyan Zaimov
    A petition to the White House calling for President Barack Obama to directly respond to the case of Meriam Ibrahim, the Sudanese mother on death row for her Christian faith, has already reached over 37,000 signatures in the first week of its launching, but needs 100,000 by the end of June. "We strongly urge the administration to take action in the case of Dr. Meriam Ibrahim, the Sudanese mother who with her toddler and newborn baby (who pending the proper documentation are American citizens) is languishing inside a prison in Khartoum," the petition started on May 28 reads. "We urge...
  • Now Trigger-Happy University Students

    05/20/2014 11:33:07 AM PDT · by Kaslin · 31 replies
    Townhall.com ^ | May 20, 2014 | Debra J. Saunders
    Academia is hell. In the latest higher-education fad, students want "trigger warnings," according to The New York Times. It appears that some students are so fragile that they want university staff to protect them from big bad ideas. Students around the country say they want "explicit alerts that the material they are about to read or see in a classroom might upset them or, as some students assert, cause symptoms of post-traumatic stress disorder in victims of rape or in war veterans." An Oberlin College draft -- now "under revision" -- for trigger warnings suggested faculty "be aware of racism,...
  • Coca-Cola to remove controversial drinks ingredient

    05/06/2014 12:13:55 PM PDT · by Tolerance Sucks Rocks · 70 replies
    BBC.com ^ | May 6, 2014 | BBC
    The world's largest beverage-maker, Coca-Cola, plans to remove a controversial ingredient from some of its US drinks brands by the end of this year, following an online petition.Brominated vegetable oil, or BVO, is found in Coca-Cola fruit and sports drinks such as Fanta and Powerade.Rival Pepsi removed the chemical from its Gatorade sports drink last year.In Japan and the European Union, the use of BVO as a food additive is not allowed.Pepsi has a plan to remove the ingredient from its entire product portfolio.It uses BVO in its Mountain Dew and Amp Energy drinks sold in the US.BVO has been...
  • Petition Started to Stop Obama From Coming to Arkansas

    05/04/2014 4:18:47 PM PDT · by Nachum · 21 replies
    The Gateway Pundit ^ | 5/4/14 | Jim Hoft
    This petition was started this weekend to stop Barack Obama from coming to visit the state after the recent tornadoes. Stop Obama from Coming to ArkansasWe the people of Arkansas do not want or need Barack Obama in our state. He has never been here or paid us any attention. Our tornado victims have already been through way more than anyone should have to endure.. they do not need another storm of media and secret service and everything else a visit from a President entails to upset their destroyed lives. We respectfully ask that he send the money that would...
  • Has Jenny Beth Martin become a Tea Party Patriot for profit?

    04/29/2014 5:52:35 AM PDT · by JOHN W K · 12 replies
    4-29-14 | johnwk
    .SEE: Tea party PACs reap money for midterms, but spend little on candidates Martin, the super PAC’s chairwoman, oversees all its expenditures, according to Broughton, meaning she sets her own $15,000 monthly fee for strategic consulting — payments that have totaled $120,000 since July. She also draws a salary as president of the Tea Party Patriots’ nonprofit arm — getting more than $272,000 in the 2012 fiscal year, according to the group’s most recent tax filing. Her twin salaries put her on track to make more than $450,000 this year, a dramatic change in lifestyle for the tea party...
  • What's the matter with Kansas?

    04/20/2014 7:28:57 AM PDT · by rktman · 37 replies
    AmericanThinker ^ | 4/20/2014 | Rick Moran
    First Lady Michelle Obama is scheduled to address the combined high school graduating class of the Topeka, KS school district next month and some of the students are upset about it. One student, 18 year old Taylor Gifford, began a petition to ask Mrs. Obama not to speak because there would be limited seating for family and friends. Gifford's petition has already gotten 1200 signatures.
  • 1,200 STUDENTS PETITION TO BLOCK MICHELLE O SPEECH

    04/19/2014 4:21:59 PM PDT · by Hojczyk · 37 replies
    Drudge Report ^ | April 19,2014 | Drudge
    1,200 STUDENTS PETITION TO BLOCK MICHELLE O SPEECH http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2607817/Kansas-speech-Michelle-Obama-draws-complaints.html
  • Kansas Students and Parents Not Thrilled About Michelle Obama

    04/19/2014 1:23:59 PM PDT · by Kaslin · 30 replies
    Townhall.com ^ | April 19, 2014 | Christine Rousselle
    An invitation to Michelle Obama to speak at the Topeka Unified School District 501 graduation ceremony by the district has some parents and students crying foul. The First Lady's appearance caused the district to combine all five schools' graduation ceremonies into one mega-ceremony, and may force limitations on the number of tickets that can be distributed to friends and families. A petition drive has been started to request that the district reconsider their plans about the combined ceremony, or have Michelle Obama speak at a separate event from the graduation. The First Lady was invited to speak on the anniversary...
  • Bitcoin User Files White House Petition to Amend Latest IRS Notice

    04/01/2014 3:19:09 PM PDT · by Errant · 4 replies
    Coin Desk ^ | 1 April, 2014 | Pete Rizzo
    A petition to amend Internal Revenue Service (IRS) Notice 2014-2, the new guidance released on 25th March that announced digital currencies would be treated as property for tax purposes, has been filed on WhiteHouse.gov. Managed by the presiding presidential administration, the official website of the White House allows for the filing of public petitions on all manner of subjects, from whether Election Day should be a designated holiday to whether Alaska should secede from the US and join Russia. Petitions that cross a certain threshold of signatures then generally garner a White House response. Filed on 28th March, the new...
  • Thousands sign WhiteHouse.gov petition for Alaska to secede -- to Russia

    03/26/2014 5:36:11 PM PDT · by MinorityRepublican · 32 replies
    Fox News ^ | March 26, 2014
    <p>Moscow’s annexation of Crimea was condemned worldwide, but some people in Alaska apparently are yearning for the days when they, too, were part of Mother Russia.</p> <p>A petition on the White House website created by “S.V.” of Anchorage is calling on Alaskans and others to "vote" for Alaska to secede from the U.S. and become a part of Russia.</p>
  • GIVE STATES VETO OVER ABUSIVE FEDERAL LAWS

    GIVE STATES VETO OVER ABUSIVE FEDERAL POWERS PETITION CONGRESS TO PROPOSE THIS AMENDMENT TO THE U.S. CONSTITUTION. IT WILL GIVE THE STATES A VETO ON OVERREACHING FEDERAL POWERS. http://tinyurl.com/VetoTheFed
  • Black Pastors Call for Impeachment of Eric Holder

    03/01/2014 7:51:01 PM PST · by NKP_Vet · 19 replies
    http://www.tpnn.com ^ | February 25, 2014 | Matthew Burke
    Today, the Coalition of African American Pastors (CAAP) is launching a grassroots efforts to push for the impeachment of Obama’s Attorney General Eric Holder, saying the radical leftist should be impeached over “repeated lawlessness.” Rev. Bill Owens, CAAP Founder and President said in a statement that Eric Holder has no legal authority to pick and choose which laws he’s going to enforce: “The Attorney General of the United States should be impeached over his repeated lawlessness in attempting to impose same-sex marriage throughout the nation. It’s one thing to make a political argument that gay marriage should be the law,...
  • HELP Tea Party Dispose of Quisling-Republican John Boehner by Signing Petition NOW...

    01/23/2014 6:59:47 AM PST · by Reaganite Republican · 27 replies
    Reaganite Republican ^ | 23 January 2014 | Reaganite Republican
    If you're unawares, an offshoot of TeaParty.net -The Tea Party Leadership Fund- has come up with an efficient, direct plan to primary and surgically-remove Agent Orange from office- thus freeing our party from his destructive influence while scaring the crap out of any other Gee Oh Pee Establishment fossil who dare declare war on the party's own base...  Not that there's any shortage of other reasons to dump his pathetic, whimpering butt: Speaker Boehner is solely responsible for- Continuing the funding of Obamacare and defeating Ted Cruz's efforts to defeat Obama's signature legislation; Doing Barack Obama's bidding by raising...
  • Disclose the locations and actions of the President during the 2012 attacks in Benghazi

    01/21/2014 2:25:51 PM PST · by thetallguy24 · 15 replies
    We The People (Whitehouse.gov) ^ | 01/17/2014 | Whitehouse
    we petition the obama administration to: Disclose the locations and actions of the President during the 2012 terrorist attacks on the consulate in Benghazi It has been well over a year since the September 11, 2012 terrorist attacks on the American consulate in Benghazi, Libya which took the lives U.S. Ambassador Stevens and three other Americans. Yet, the White House has never disclosed any details on the location and actions of the President during the attack. His location before the attack is known, but the American people have never been told what the President was doing or where he was...
  • Why should Washington be exempt from Obamacare?

    11/05/2013 6:52:42 AM PST · by Washi · 32 replies
    LiveByYourLaws.com ^ | Unknown | Citizens United
    United States Senator David Vitter (R-LA) and Citizens United are rallying Americans in every city, town, and state around this common sense idea! Join Senator Vitter and Citizens United in demanding that Members of Congress not exempt themselves from Obamacare - the law they forced on the rest of us! Tell Washington to live by their laws!
  • Video shows Americans eager to support “Orwellian system”

    10/21/2013 9:51:47 AM PDT · by sdnet · 19 replies
    Small Government Times ^ | 2013-10-21 | Steve Adcock
    A video published to YouTube shows a good number of “average” Americans eager and willing to sign a [satirical] petition that advocates a Nazi-style “Orwellian” system of government to supposedly keep the American people safe. Political prankster Mark Dice asks random San Diego beach-goers to sign a petition to dramatically increase Nazi-style “measures to keep the community safe”. Dice makes the satirical case that the government shutdown not only cut back on funding for national parks, but has also cut back on funding for the police state. Signature after signature, Americans willingly sign their name to a petition to implement...
  • People sign petition to support "Orwellian police state"

    10/21/2013 5:29:53 AM PDT · by grundle · 23 replies
    YouTube ^ | October 21, 2013 | Mark Dice
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l02E4cj4Vvo#t=160
  • WA:First round of I-594 signatures delivered, but many question collection methods

    10/07/2013 6:35:38 PM PDT · by marktwain · 3 replies
    Poulsbo Gun Rights Examiner ^ | 5 October, 2013 | Samuel CadlePoulsbo Gun Rights Examiner
    Olympia, Wash - The new gun control group, Washington Alliance for Gun Responsibility (WAGR) has delivered the first batch of signatures to Olympia on October 4th, 2013. While the number of signatures being delivered were not released, Washington State required 246,372 signatures for a measure to be put on the ballot. The group has until January 3rd 2014 to gather signatures. If the signatures are gathered by that time there are three different things that can happen with the initiative. It can go to the legislature for a vote, and if passed become law. The legislature can opt not to...
  • Petition - Give to President Putin the Nobel Peace Prize Mr. Obama was given in 2009.

    09/15/2013 5:07:15 AM PDT · by ricmc2175 · 10 replies
    White House ^ | 9/11/2013 | White House
    Give to President Putin the Nobel Peace Prize Mr. Obama was given in 2009. Whereas Mr. Obama made a sincere commitment to starting a war with Syria, engaging our military in unwanted conflict, and doing so without the support of his people we resolve that Mr. Obama should deliver the Nobel Peace prize given to him in 2009 to a man of Peace, the President of Russia, Mr. Putin. Where as Mr. Putin enabled the United States to avoid an unwanted and unwarranted military action he has brought us to the "brink" of peace.
  • The ultimate toolkit for defunding Obamacare

    09/02/2013 3:31:14 AM PDT · by forty_years · 4 replies
    netwmd.com ^ | 9/2/2013 | netWMD Staff
    Please act now using the three tools on this page to stop Obamacare. If you want some background, please click here. I can't post contact-congress widgets that work on FR, so the widgets for contacting your House rep and senators will open in separate windows. Take 20 seconds to fill in your first name, last name, and email address; click one button; and join almost 1 MILLION Americans in signing a petition that urges all members of the House and Senate to defund and stop Obamacare. After signing the petition you'll need to watch for a confirmation email. Click the...
  • #ObamaCareTimeOut: Bipartisan Petition for a Timeout on ObamaCare

    08/30/2013 6:19:28 AM PDT · by ReleaseTheHounds · 5 replies
    Independent Women's Voice ^ | Aug. 30, 2013 | Independent Women's Voice
    We, the undersigned, call on Congress to pass and the President to sign into law a one-year timeout on the President's health reform bill. Some people want the health care law repealed, some want it fixed or expanded, and some want it implemented just as it was written. But all of us agree that the law is not ready for prime time. Already there have been politically selective waivers, exemptions, and delays of parts of this law; in fact, half of the legal deadlines have not been met. Unions are being forced to seek waivers or face changing their current...
  • Just Make Up An Address: Shady Anti-Gun Petitioners Caught Breaking Election Laws

    08/22/2013 4:59:36 AM PDT · by SWAMPSNIPER · 8 replies
    YOUTUBE ^ | August 22, 2013 | LaughingAtLiberals
    Democrat acting like a democrat!!
  • Vanity: Question for SC Freepers

    08/07/2013 4:58:55 PM PDT · by Kolath · 6 replies
    Kolath | 08/07/2013 | Kolath
    Dear South Carolina Freepers. I've got a few questions about the voting laws in your state. 1. What is the deadline to change party affiliation in your state (how many days before an election)? 2. Does SC have a ballot petition process? 3. Has there been any interest in having a ballot petition to change the primary laws from "open" to "closed"?
  • SIGN THE PETITION! STARVE OBAMACARE TO DEATH!

    08/01/2013 6:51:32 AM PDT · by SWAMPSNIPER · 18 replies
    MIKELEE ^ | Aug 01,2013 | swampsniper
    KILL IT, STARVE IT TO DEATH!!
  • Don't Fund It! The Countdown to Obamacare

    07/30/2013 8:13:31 AM PDT · by sheikdetailfeather · 29 replies
    Don't Fund Obamacare ^ | 7/29/2013 | Senators Mike Lee/Ted Cruz
    On October 1st, millions of Americans will be required to enroll in Obamacare and could lose access to their doctors and be forced to pay higher premiums and higher taxes. But there's still time to stop it. Republicans in Congress can stop Obamacare if they refuse to fund it. Sign the petition and tell Congress: Don't Fund Obamacare!
  • University Students Sign Petition To Legalize Abortion After Birth

    07/26/2013 8:11:58 AM PDT · by EXCH54FE · 26 replies
    Freedom Outpost ^ | July 26, 2013 | Tim Brown
    I’ve called it what it is and will continue to call abortion murder, whether it’s inside the womb or outside the womb. Now video has emerged showing George Mason University students (Yes, I’m sure Walter E. Williams is having a fit right now) signing a petition to legalize abortion after birth. According to the petition, which was signed on Wednesday demanded that lawmakers legalize “fourth trimester” abortions. In other words, they want to fully legalize the murder of a child that has been born. According to Campus Reform: The petition, which was circulated on GMU’s flagship campus in Fairfax, VA.,...
  • Have you signed the petition to demand a select committee?

    07/20/2013 1:46:06 PM PDT · by TurboZamboni · 12 replies
    Special Operations Speaks PAC ^ | 7-20-13 | Special Operations Speaks PAC
    Months after the terrorist attack in Benghazi, Libya, that killed four Americans, critical questions still remain unanswered: Rep. Frank Wolf (R-Virginia) has introduced a congressional resolution, H. Res. 36, calling for the establishment of a special Congressional committee to investigate the Benghazi attack and the Obama administration’s handling of it in the weeks that followed. It’s an opportunity for a comprehensive investigation that connects all the dots, and holds people accountable. Over 120 Members of Congress have co-sponsored H. Res. 36. If your representative is not one of them, please take a moment to encourage him/her to do so.
  • Tea party petition to prosecute Eric Holder nears 1 million signers

    07/11/2013 4:15:32 PM PDT · by SaveOurRepublicFromTyranny · 8 replies
    The Washington Times ^ | July 11, 2013 | Cheryl K. Chumley
    A tea party group that launched a petition drive to prosecute U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder reported on its Facebook page that nearly 1 million have signed on — and the movement is only growing by the minute. The petition from TheTeaParty.net states, in part: “A person is supposed to be innocent until proven guilty. That’s not the case, however, in Obama’s America when he needs to manipulate the people for his own political expediency. Who can he always rely on to be his hatchet man? None other than Attorney General Eric Holder. Do you stand with us in calling...
  • Ring Your Bell for Freedom--Facebook Independence Day Update

    Ring Your Bell for Freedom--Facebook Independence Day Update     I'm done; my personal Facebook page should be gone. I'm still on Twitter, but only professionally. I also retained a Facebook presence as an author, but will not use it personally. In the process of attempting to remove my personal accounts, I found out that you can only deactivate, not delete, a Facebook account from your settings. Facebook forces you to enter a reason why you are deactivating. In the box where they required this, I simply wrote that they shouldn't be asking for this, and this was accepted as a "reason."...
  • Petition:To allow Maurya Koch to live in San Antonio, Texas and homeschool.

    06/06/2013 5:08:21 PM PDT · by ShadowAce · 31 replies
    Change.org ^ | 6 June 2013 | Andrew Koch
    Also as a minor, I am not allowed to know the entirety of the Judge's descion. My name is Andrew Koch and I am 17 years old. I have been homeschooled all my life. I have lived in five states and have traveled the country. I love life and I love the gifts God has given me. Homeschooling is probably one of the greatest gifts in my life. It enabled me to go and learn various skills at a young age and test my abilities. I came from a somewhat Christian environment. In 2011, my father filed for divorce.My world was...
  • Petition drive to overturn O'Malley's gun control law fails

    06/03/2013 8:46:35 PM PDT · by Tolerance Sucks Rocks · 21 replies
    GOPUSA ^ | June 3, 2013 | The Capital (Annapolis, MD)
    Maryland's new gun control law, signed in May by Gov. Martin O'Malley, has survived its first challenge. Organizers of a petition drive to get the law onto the ballot in 2014 failed to turn in any signatures by Friday night's deadline, said Steve Ackerman of the Office of the Secretary of State. A referendum would have kept the law from going into effect on Oct. 1. To get one, opponents would have had to submit roughly 18,600 signatures. While the National Rifle Association is still expected to battle the law in court, gun control groups celebrated news that the petition...
  • (WH Petition) Try Senator Dianne Feinstein in a Federal Court For Treason To The Constitution

    06/03/2013 7:44:36 PM PDT · by DogByte6RER · 17 replies
    WhiteHouse.gov ^ | Dec 27, 2012
    Try Senator Dianne Feinstein in a Federal Court For Treason To The Constitution The Constitution was written to restrain the government. No amendment is more important for this purpose than the 2nd amendment. The 2nd amendment was written so the power could be kept with the citizenry in the face of a tyrannical government. It was well understood the Constitution acknowledged certain rights that could not be limited by government. Senator Dianne Feinstein has made it clear she does not believe in the Constitution or the inalienable rights of Americans to keep and bear arms. She is actively working to...
  • Remove Eric Holder from office, prosecute for 1st amendment violations

    06/02/2013 8:43:59 PM PDT · by reallyconcerned · 10 replies
    WE PETITION THE OBAMA ADMINISTRATION TO: Remove Eric Holder from office, prosecute for 1st amendment violations on the illegal spying on members of the media. Eric Holder illegally spied on members of the press without knowledge and without a subpoena. This violates the constitution's first amendment and fourth amendment. He needs to be removed from office and formally charged and tried for the crimes listed above.
  • NO AMNESTY PETITION

    04/30/2013 9:21:07 PM PDT · by SWAMPSNIPER · 11 replies
    NUMBERS USA ^ | MAY 01.2013 | NUMBERS USA
    Important petition to sign, FREEP IT!!!SAY NO TO THE GANG OF EIGHT!!
  • I signed the petition that says Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is innocent!

    04/24/2013 9:03:26 AM PDT · by Lazamataz · 63 replies
    NUTBAGS ON PARADE (a.k.a. Change.Org) ^ | 04/24/2013 | By Laz A. Mataz
    I signed the petition today.I signed it, not to show support for an obviously-guilty Islamic terror bomber, but to log a very Alinsky-ite ridiculing of this chicks position, and anyone else who signs it.Here is my comment, viewable at the link (you must click 'latest' comments: Authorities: "We have proof that Dzhokhar Tsarnaev committed these bombings." Change.Org: "No you don't." Authorities: "We have several videotapes of him planting bombs." Change.Org: "Faked." Authorities: "We have receipts in his pants pocket for all the bombing supplies." Change.Org: "You put them there." Authorities: "He has burn and schrapnel wounds from the bombs." Change.Org:...
  • Sign the Petition to Nominate Ugandan Pastor Umar Mulinde for the Nobel Peace Prize

    04/18/2013 6:03:14 PM PDT · by Enza Ferreri · 5 replies
    Enza Ferreri Blog ^ | 9 March 2013 | Enza Ferreri
    Uganda's Pastor Umar Mulinde had the incredible courage to convert from Islam to Christianity, and even to become a Christian minister, well knowing the mortal risk he was taking. Islam prescribes the death penalty for apostates, those who leave Islam. This is how Islam has conquered peoples and maintained its position: through the sword, waging war against infidels and beheading apostates. If there were no death penalty for apostasy, there would be no Islam. This is what cleric and prominent leader of the (now the West's ally) Muslim Brotherhood Yusuf al-Qaradawi says, on video: "If they left apostasy (rida)...
  • The Public Has Spoken – 100,000 Americans Sign WH Petition on Cellphone Unlocking

    On January 26, 2013, the Librarian of Congress issued a ruling that made it illegal to unlock new phones. Unlocking is a technique to alter the settings on your phone to use your phone on a different carrier. Doing so could place you in legal liability for up to 5 years in jail and a $500,000 fine (specifically the Librarian of Congress allowed the existing exception to lapse). This prohibition is a violation of our property rights, and it makes you wonder, if you can’t alter the settings on your phone, do you even own your own phone? The ruling...
  • Will President Obama Sit Down With Me To Discuss the FairTax?

    02/08/2013 8:17:59 AM PST · by Kaslin · 24 replies
    Townhall.com ^ | February 8, 2013 | Neal Boortz
    When someone says “First Amendment” you immediately think about your right to free speech, or perhaps freedom of religion. The First Amendment actually goes beyond that. For those of you who attended government schools, it’s time for a refresher. Here’s the actual wording: “Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof; or abridging the freedom of speech, or of the press; or the right of the people peaceably to assemble, and to petition the Government for a redress of grievances.” Most people have a handle on the free speech, freedom of religion...
  • White House Responds to Death Star Petition (Almost satire)

    02/07/2013 4:11:35 PM PST · by OldCountryBoy · 2 replies
    Engineering.com ^ | January 14, 2013 | Kyle Maxey
    Paul Shawcross, Chief of the Science and Space Branch at the White House Office of Management and Budget, has officially responded to a November petition requesting that the United Sates government construct a Death Star by 2016. Shawcross stated that the White House would not be pursuing any Death Star construction projects, citing critical design failures: “Why should we spend countless taxpayer dollars on a Death Star with a fundamental flaw that can be exploited by a one-man starship?” The Obama administration also claims that the Death Star proposal would conflict with their core policies, saying, “The Administration does not...
  • Petition to Congress: Start immediate investigation of Obama's use of forged IDs and a CT SSN

    01/28/2013 6:52:20 PM PST · by Codetrader · 42 replies
    Start immediate investigation of Barack Obama's use of forged IDs and a CT SSN which was never assigned to him according to e-verify -- 19,362 Letters and Emails Sent So Far. On April 15, 2010 Obama posted his 2009 tax returns on line. He forgot to flatten the PDF file and his full unredacted Social Security number xxx-xx-4425 became known to the public. This number immediately raised suspicions of Attorney Orly Taitz, as it started with 042, a digit combination which was assigned to the state of CT and Obama was never a resident of CT. E-verify and SSNVS showed...
  • Sign the Petition to Outlaw Crime

    01/16/2013 9:47:33 PM PST · by DennisR · 8 replies
    Seld ^ | 1/16/2013 | DennnisR
    Please sign the White House petition that will outlaw crime. Absurd? About as absurd as passing even more gun laws to stop crime.
  • Petition Urging Repeal of New York's Gun Law Gets 40,000 Signatures In One Day

    01/16/2013 3:35:25 PM PST · by rustyweiss74 · 11 replies
    Yesterday we reported on only two Republican state Senators here in New York having the courage to stand up against Governor Cuomo's political gun grab legislation. One of those Senators, Kathy Marchione, had started a petition on her website in an attempt to demonstrate "strong public support for preserving our Constitutional freedoms". The support is indeed strong, with reports indicating that signatures are being placed on the petition at a clip of over 1,300 per hour. Since yesterday, the petition - found here - has received over 40,000 signatures in total. Marchione posted this on Facebook earlier this afternoon: "40,402....
  • Mexicans sign petition for U.S. gun control

    01/15/2013 7:59:52 AM PST · by AuntB · 49 replies
    http://www.whptv.com/news/world/story/Mexicans-sign-petition-for-U-S-gun-control/c3oLDyvpy0mJUgXuDEB | Jan. 14, 2013 | whptv
    <p>MEXICO CITY (AP) — More than 54,000 Mexicans have signed a petition calling on the United States to take further steps to combat weapons trafficking.</p> <p>Mexico says the majority of guns used by the country's violent drug cartels are smuggled over the border from the United States.</p>
  • Establish a Gun Free Zone around the President; Send Secret Service Home(Jan 14)(nearly there)

    01/14/2013 1:23:19 PM PST · by marktwain · 5 replies
    Gun Watch ^ | 14 January, 2013 | Dean Weingarten
    The petition is up to 20,795 only needs 4,205 more.(Jan 14) In a brilliant act of political satire, someone has created a petition to the white house here to create a gun free zone around the President and Vice President. All guns would be eliminated there, and the Secret Service would not have any. If it is good enough for our children, It is good enough for the president, the logic goes. I am constantly amazed that people are perfectly comfortable around someone with a gun, if the person is wearing a uniform. Remove the uniform, and the same people...
  • This Isn't the Petition Response You're Looking For (FedGov Responds to Death Star Petition)

    01/11/2013 7:29:13 PM PST · by mnehring · 12 replies
    Official White House Response to Secure resources and funding, and begin construction of a Death Star by 2016. This Isn't the Petition Response You're Looking For By Paul ShawcrossThe Administration shares your desire for job creation and a strong national defense, but a Death Star isn't on the horizon. Here are a few reasons: The construction of the Death Star has been estimated to cost more than $850,000,000,000,000,000. We're working hard to reduce the deficit, not expand it.The Administration does not support blowing up planets.Why would we spend countless taxpayer dollars on a Death Star with a fundamental flaw that...
  • Establish a Gun Free Zone around the President; Send Secret Service Home (Now over 10,000)

    12/30/2012 5:59:57 AM PST · by marktwain · 13 replies
    Gun Watch ^ | 30 December, 2012 | Dean Weingarten
    In a brilliant act of political satire, someone has created a petition to the white house here to create a gun free zone around the President and Vice President. All guns would be eliminated there, and the Secret Service would not have any. If it is good enough for our children, It is good enough for the president, the logic goes. I am constantly amazed that people are perfectly comfortable around someone with a gun, if the person is wearing a uniform. Remove the uniform, and the same people become very uncomfortable. Link to Petition
  • WH Petition - Press Charges Against David Gregory for Possession of 30-Round Magazine in D.C. ...

    12/28/2012 3:42:21 PM PST · by DogByte6RER · 17 replies
    WhiteHouse.gov ^ | December 23, 2012 | CREATOR ryan l Boise, ID
    WE PETITION THE OBAMA ADMINISTRATION TO: Press charges against David Gregory for possession of a 30-round, high capacity assault rifle magazine in Washington D.C David Gregory is not above the law; he is a journalist, and must be held accountable to the same law as every other person. DC High Capacity Ammunition Magazines – D.C. Official Code 7-2506.01 (b) No person in the District shall possess, sell, or transfer any large capacity ammunition feeding device regardless of whether the device is attached to a firearm. For the purposes of this subsection, the term large capacity ammunition feeding device means a...
  • Establish a Gun Free Zone around the President; Send Secret Service Home (Petition)

    12/27/2012 10:25:38 AM PST · by marktwain · 14 replies
    Gun Watch ^ | 26 December, 2012 | Dean Weingarten
    In a brilliant act of political satire, someone has created a petition to the white house here to create a gun free zone around the President and Vice President. All guns would be eliminated there, and the Secret Service would not have any. If it is good enough for our children, It is good enough for the president, the logic goes. I am constantly amazed that people are perfectly comfortable around someone with a gun, if the person is wearing a uniform. Remove the uniform, and the same people become very uncomfortable. Link to Petition (The number tripled in the...
  • New petition urges US to keep Piers Morgan 'because UK doesn't want him'

    12/26/2012 10:32:22 PM PST · by SWAMPSNIPER · 7 replies
    GUARDIAN ^ | December 27, 2012 | Amanda Holpuch
    Following a groundswell of support in America for demands to expel Piers Morgan from the country and deport him back to the UK over his views on US gun controls, it seems that any return home for the chatshow host would not be greeted warmly by everyone. The White House has yet to respond to an online petition calling for the TV presenter to be marched to the nearest American exit, but it has not stopped UK citizens from launching a pre-emptive strike against any such move. The petition to "Keep Piers Morgan in the USA" had nearly 600 signatures...