In less than two weeks citizens from around the UK will be heading to the polls to elect their leaders for the next political cycle. Like every election, there are a plethora of issues facing the candidates and the electorate. But this election could have far reaching consequences, ones that transcend the UK's official geographic borders. Similar to the referendum on Scottish independence earlier this year, Prime Minister David Cameron (a Conservative Troy) has vowed to hold a referendum to opt out of the European Union in 2017 should he win reelection.Read more
Popular evangelist Franklin Graham issued some provocative statements on the Christian Broadcast Network’s “ 700 Club,” warning viewers of “ the storm of Islam,” the possibility of Muslim influence on US foreign policy, and Christian persecution.
He claimed in his final statement, “Nobody is talking about this and we as Christians are going to lose.”
Benjamin Watson, a tight end for the New Orleans Saints, appeared “On The Record” with Greta Van Susteren to discuss his recent Facebook post about his thoughts on Christian persecution. He also advised viewers to “wake up from their slumber.”Read more
By now, we have all heard about Hillary Clinton’s emails and her response. There have been multiple stories and multiple comments. From social media to cable network news, it has been a prominent story the past few weeks.
We have had television personalities like Rachel Maddow telling people to leave her alone and that this is no big deal. How can she even say this?? Richard Nixon resigned for only 18 and half minutes of tape. Mrs. Clinton deleted 33,000 emails. That’s quite a number.Read more
Last summer at the Smart Girl Summit in Atlanta, I was enjoying a fun afternoon at Quick Shot shooting range with our group of “Armed & Fabulous” Smart Girls, when I had the opportunity to briefly help someone who wanted to learn but was very inexperienced in handling a firearm. She was my first “student” as a brand new NRA Basic Pistol Instructor. In that experience I found the satisfaction of women helping and empowering each other, and strong support of our 2nd Amendment rights, to be common denominators of the two organizations I am so proud to be a part of - Smart Girl Politics and The Well Armed Woman (TWAW). While TWAW is not a political organization and does not participate in anything related to politics, its mission to “Equip, Educate, & Empower” women is very much on the same level as what we do here at at SGP.Read more
A couple of weeks ago I posted an article highlighting a family’s success with school choice in our nation's capitol. Here, I take a look at Florida’s success, and one major question keeps surfacing -- why are so many Democrats against School Choice? For the party that continually accuses Republicans of basically hating children, it puzzles me that they do not support the School Choice initiative.Read more