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  • Senators may resurrect defeated gun control after making cosmetic changes (GOA letter)

    05/09/2013 3:42:05 AM PDT · by servo1969 · 14 replies
    Gun Owners of America ^ | 5-9-2013 | Gun Owners of America
    "Superficial" "A source close to the Senate negotiations [says] that two senators who voted against the background check bill would vote for it after minor, superficial changes." - Lawrence O’Donnell on MSNBC, May 6, 2013ACTION: Senators who voted pro-gun last month are under intense pressure - by Senate Democrats and Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s hit ads - to switch their votes.  We need to keep applying the heat and let them know that gun owners are ready to help in any Senate campaign, no matter which state, to defeat ANY SENATOR who votes for gun control.LEGISLATIVE UPDATE FROM WASHINGTON, DC. It’s...
  • Saxby Chambliss replies to Birth Certificate

    12/18/2008 4:27:03 PM PST · by FreeAtlanta · 221 replies · 5,493+ views
    email from Saxby | 12/18/2008 | Saxby Chamliss staff
    Unedited and messed up response from Saxby Chambliss to a request that he demand that Barack (Barry) Obama (Soetoro) have a certified long form Birth Certificate sent to the Senate to prove his eligibility. Try not to bust a blood vessel. Email.BeginHide.merge Mail.date_on_letter_for_printing.merge Mail.name_based_on_salutation.merge Mail.address.title.merge Mail.address.org1.merge Mail.address.addr1.merge Mail.address.addr2.merge Mail.address.csz_translation.merge Email.EndHide.merge Dear mail.salutation_for_merging.merge : Thank you for contacting me to share your concerns over President-elect Obama's citizenship. I appreciate hearing from you. Article II, Section 1, Clause 5 of the United States Constitution states, "No Person except a natural born Citizen, or a Citizen of the United States, at the time...
  • THANK YOU SARAH. . . . You Saved Saxby!!!

    12/02/2008 7:24:49 PM PST · by ebiskit · 40 replies · 1,954+ views
    Moi Vain Noggin'...ID | 12/2/08 | tehDeetz
    Thank You Sarah Palin!!! God Bless you, your family & the USA You are on Party Point --- GOP/2.0 We'll be seein' you in all the familiar places. . . Like the White House in 2012.

    12/02/2008 5:54:32 PM PST · by Repeal The 17th · 188 replies · 8,461+ views
    Georgia Secretary of State - Karen Handel ^ | December 2, 2008 | The Voters
    Take it to the bank.
  • Pilgrim's Pride files for bankruptcy protection

    12/02/2008 2:08:55 PM PST · by Oshkalaboomboom · 13 replies · 1,004+ views
    Access North Georgia ^ | 12/01/2008 | staff
    Pilgrim's Pride Corp., the nation's largest chicken producer, which has plants in northeast Georgia, filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection on Monday, a move some analysts had predicted given the company's sagging debt load and volatile feed prices. The Pittsburg, Texas-based company sought the bankruptcy protection in a filing with the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of Texas on Monday, saying that as of Sept. 27 it had $3.75 billion in assets and $2.72 billion in debts. Company spokesman Ray Atkinson said Pilgrim's Pride was reorganizing and not liquidating its assets, and the company will keep operating throughout...
  • Meeting Sarah Palin in Georgia!

    12/02/2008 10:03:05 AM PST · by HomeschoolMomma · 38 replies · 3,097+ views
    Homeschoolmomma | 12-2-2008 | Homeschoolmomma
    Well I braved the cold and rain and packed my husband and daughter (in her crown and sash) and went to the Gwinnett Arena in Atlanta. We got there about two hours ahead and we got there before the crowds were starting to form. It was chilly and wet outside, so they started letting people in to the building early. While most made a bee-line for the front of the stage, we instead scoped out the staging and chose to park ourselves near what looked to be a staging area. (Good thing I have a background in stage management ...
  • Video of Sarah Palin Augusta Rally for Saxby Chambliss

    12/02/2008 8:28:27 AM PST · by curth · 5 replies · 457+ views
    WJBF-TV ^ | 12/1/2008 | Randy Key
    Augusta, GAFormer Republican vice-presidential candidate Sarah Palin stopped in Augusta, Monday morning, stumping for Senator Saxby Chambliss in Tuesdays runoff with Democrat Jim Martin. She made the appearance with Senator Saxby Chambliss, at the James Brown Arena, one of her stops throughout Georgia.
  • Sarah Palin in Atlanta for Saxby Rally (Photos)

    12/02/2008 8:02:44 AM PST · by eeevil conservative · 55 replies · 3,332+ views
    Digital Journal ^ | 12/2/08 | Sherri Reese
    Former Vice Presidential Candidate, Governor Sarah Palin, sweeps the state of Georgia; hitting 4 cities the day before Georgians head to the polls for an electoral run-off. snip..... She was born for this claimed Laci Texter of the Saxby Chambliss campaign. This may have been a rally for the Saxby campaign, but it was clear from the peoples response that the people were there for Sarah Palin. Palin took the stage with her traditional style, waving to the mass of supporters and stepping to the microphone with an air of purpose and leadership. Those spectators on the floor in front...
  • FREEP If you live or know someone who lives in Georgia make sure they vote Saxby Chambliss tommorrow

    12/01/2008 9:07:40 PM PST · by TheEaglehasLanded · 13 replies · 396+ views
    vanity | December 1, 2008 | the eagle has landed
    It is a must that Saxby pulls it out tommorrow. If the Democrats get to 59 with a there is a decent chance they will just install Al Franken as Senator and know their is nothing that anyone can do to stop them for 2 years. It is important if you don't live there to call everyone you know there. Or if you can influence other people who have friends or family there ask them if they can do the same, turnout is critical in this race.
  • Election of Jim Martin Over Saxby Chambliss in Georgia Would Promote Abortion

    11/25/2008 9:33:40 AM PST · by julieee · 2 replies · 232+ views ^ | 11/25/2008 | Steven Ertelt
    Atlanta, GA -- The 2008 elections aren't complete as voters in Georgia will go to the polls on December 2 in a runoff election to determine whether pro-life Sen. Saxby Chambliss will go back to Washington. One pro-life group is urging voters to support Chambliss because his opponent, Jim Martin, is strongly pro-abortion.
  • There's no 'free choice' in Employee Free Choice Act (Obama Union Payback Act of 2009)

    11/25/2008 2:35:05 AM PST · by Fred · 8 replies · 1,147+ views
    Regarding Dr. John David's commentary, "Make it Easier to Unionize Workplace": Labor unions certainly have their place in a contemporary American economy, but not at the expense of employee free choice and economic security. Indeed, the Employee Free Choice Act would severely erode the freedom enjoyed by employees for nearly 75 years to make a private, fully-informed decision about whether or not they want a union to represent them. Too often, the losing party in a union election - the company or the union - blames its loss on the opposing party's "coercive and underhanded" tactics. In reality though, the...

    11/24/2008 7:17:59 AM PST · by Turret Gunner A20 · 8 replies · 982+ views
    Nealz Nuze ^ | November 24, 2008 | Neal Boortz
    Alright so this auto bailout bill is in a holding pattern. But just remember that it doesn't mean it is dead. So here are some facts that should keep you seething ... The Big Three currently pay 85% of union benefits to UAW members ... who aren't even working. Yep. Remember how I told you about the Job Banks for union workers? If a union worker is employed at a plant that closes, the auto makers still pay 85% of their union benefits. Rick Wagoner, CEO of General Motors, says that his company must reduce operating costs ... but his...
  • New Fears Arise in Michigan

    11/22/2008 7:53:40 PM PST · by mathwhizz · 264 replies · 4,614+ views
    You just sit and you worry, said Pat Weber, a construction administrator in Fennville who was laid off more than a year ago. In the last year, Ive put in for more than 100 jobs. I stopped counting after 110. Its just so defeating. All around Fennville and its neighbors here in southwest Michigan, front lawns are peppered with for-sale signs and merchants complain about slow days. But while this remains a beautiful place with none of the obvious blight of Detroit on the other side of the state, residents say the hardship beneath the surface is very real. It...
  • The New Plan? Cripple Honda! Save Detroit with Card Check!

    11/22/2008 1:37:12 PM PST · by Chet 99 · 17 replies · 1,013+ views
    The New Plan? Cripple Honda! Save Detroit with Card Check! Eliminating the secret ballot and making it easier to organize U.S. Honda and Toyota workers (and imposing contract terms via binding arbitration) would "level the playing field," says Dem. Congressman Tim Ryan. ... Then when Honda and Toyota responded by importing more cars from abroad, we could have import quotas! Eventually the whole automotive sector could be planned by Congress in conjunction with existing business and labor interest groups. Red State has seen the future and it is corporatist. ...12:21 P.M.
  • Business group blames unions for carmakers woes (Should 'Card Check' become law?)

    11/23/2008 10:09:35 AM PST · by Fred · 22 replies · 1,063+ views
    The Hill ^ | 112308 | Ian Swanson
    Unions are to blame for the Big Three automakers problems, according to a television ad meant to stoke public opposition to organized labors number one legislative priority. Steel, auto, airlines. What do these industries all have in common? asks the ad sponsored by the business-backed Employee Freedom Action Committee, which was active in several hotly contested Senate races this year. Hundreds of thousands of lost jobs and union bosses that helped put them out of business. The advertisement urges people to fight the Employee Free Choice Act, which unions hope will be taken up quickly by the Democratic Congress and...
  • Support Saxby: Mitt Romney in Atlanta at 10:30am today (and Savannah on Saturday 11/22)

    11/21/2008 6:20:35 AM PST · by littlehouse36 · 87 replies · 886+ views
    Saxby for Senat ^ | Nov 21, 2008 | Saxby Chambliss
    Atlanta & Savannah Victory Rallies with Mitt Romney~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Please Join Senator Saxby Chambliss&Governor Mitt Romney Atlanta Victory Rally 2008 Friday, November 21, 200810:30 am - 11:30 am InterContinental HotelVenetian Ballroom3315 Peachtree Rd NEAtlanta, GA 30326 Savannah Victory Rally 2008 Friday, November 21, 20082:30 pm - 3:30 pm Charles H. Morris Center10 East Broad StreetSavannah, GA 31401 Please RSVP to or call (678)589-4888
  • Georgia Senate Race Key to Stopping Obama Agenda

    11/10/2008 4:49:08 AM PST · by Bulldawg Fan · 20 replies · 218+ views ^ | 11/09/08 | David A Patten
    A historic Senate runoff in Georgia is shaping up as a political battle royal that could hand complete control of Congress to President-elect Barack Obama and the Democratic Party. The Dec. 2 special election comes on the heels of the Nov. 4 election in which incumbent Republican Sen. Saxby Chambliss outpolled liberal Democratic challenger Jim Martin. But Chambliss fell just short of the 50-percent margin that Georgia law requires.
  • Rasmussen: Chambliss leads Martin by five points

    10/31/2008 2:19:10 PM PDT · by Palin4President · 20 replies · 693+ views
    Creative Loafing ^ | October 31, 2008 | Thomas Wheatley
    The polling organization says incumbent Republican Saxby Chambliss leads Democratic nominee Jim Martin 48-43. It also says if Libertarian nominee Allen Buckleys support remains consistent, a runoff is likely. Says Rasmussen: Senator Saxby Chambliss leads Democratic challenger Jim Martin by five percentage points in his bid for re-election in Georgia. The latest Rasmussen Reports telephone survey of the race finds the Republican incumbent with 48% of the vote and Martin with 43%. Libertarian Party candidate Allen Buckley picks ups seven percent (7%) of the vote while two percent (2%) remain undecided. But, under Georgia law, a candidate must win at...
  • Former President Clinton in Atlanta to Support Jim Martin

    10/26/2008 8:26:48 AM PDT · by Palin4President · 16 replies · 427+ views
    Fox ^ | October 25, 2008 | Leigha Baugham
    ATLANTA (MyFOX ATLANTA) The Georgia Senate race could have major implications on the national political scene. A recent Rasmussen Reports poll shows incumbent Republican Senator Saxby Chambliss with 47 percent, just a two point lead over Democratic challenger Jim Martin who sits at 45 percent. Libertarian candidate Allen Buckley has one percent of the vote according to the poll. The outcome in Georgia could play a big part in determining whether the Democrats are able to win a 60 vote majority in the Senate. A majority of that size would be able to overcome Republican efforts to block legislation...
  • Sens. Johnny Isakson and Saxby Chambliss [Georgia] set to endorse McCain ahead of Super Tuesday vote

    01/30/2008 8:18:03 PM PST · by GraniteStateConservative · 43 replies · 141+ views
    CNN Political Ticker ^ | 1-30-08 | John King
    McCain is also set to receive the endorsements of Georgia's two Republican senators, Johnny Isakson and Saxby Chambliss, in the next two days, according to two GOP sources involved in the planning. California and Georgia are two of the 22 states holding nominating contests on Super Tuesday next week.