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“Hillary For President” Fundraiser Busted For Illegal Campaign Contributions

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” If you listen carefully, you can hear the stampede of politicians distancing themselves from their once best-friend – Hotel magnate Sant Singh Chatwal – as AP reports, he plead guilty Thursday to charges he secretly funneled more than $180,000 in illegal campaign contributions to three unnamed candidates and coached someone to lie about it. Without the contributions “nobody will even talk to you,” Chatwal said. “That’s the only way to buy them, get into the system.”Welcome to the ugly truth of American politik.

  The FT details that Sant Singh Chatwal, chairman of Hampshire Hotels Management, pleaded guilty on Thursday to making more than $180,000 in illegal federal campaign donations to three candidates through “straw donors” who were reimbursed, the DoJ said in a statement.

 
 

 

  He raised at least $100,000 for Hillary Clinton in her 2008 presidential…

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Originally posted on Socialism is not the Answer:

American Thinker

A website called Now The End Begins has compiled 40 comments by Barack Obama on Christianity and Islam. Collectively, they create quite an interesting picture.  I admit that there may be instances of the president speaking as favorably of Christianity as he does of Islam, but I am not aware of them. I do remember in the 2008 campaign that he said he had accepted Jesus Christ as his savior, and that was in response to public awareness of his attendance at Rev. Jeremiah Wright’s church, Trinity United. What the president left unsaid is the nature of Jesus as understood in Black Liberation Theology. But that is a discussion for another time.

The list has been reprinted here and here. (hat tip: iOwnTheWorld.com). See what you think:

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Come Down from the Cross and We Will Believe. A Meditation on “Crucial” Decision by Jesus

Archdiocese of Washington ^ | 4/17/2014 | Msgr. Charles Pope

Posted on Friday, April 18, 2014 5:17:06 AM by markomalley

One of the most remarkable aspects of the crucifixion of Jesus is his humble reserve. As God he has all power to end his suffering and humiliation in an instant. He had already reminded Peter, Do you think I cannot call on my Father, and he will at once put at my disposal more than twelve legions of angels? But how then would the Scriptures be fulfilled that say it must happen in this way?”(Matt26:52-54)

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AURORA, Colo. (CBS4) - Colorado is in the midst of a gun-buying boom. More people are buying guns than ever before. But many of those have no idea how to use those weapons properly.

More than 400,000 Coloradans bought guns last year that is the most in state history.

With that many guns on the streets “Use of 4orce” is changing the playing field when it comes to gun safety. They offer gun safety instruction which was previously offered only to the military and police.

4orce Training Company (credit: CBS)

4orce Training Company (credit: CBS)

“Just like a professional athlete. They train. This is a skill and you need to practice,” said Use of 4orce owner Alan Geary.

During a one-hour session state-of-the-art simulators replicate up to 20 lifelike situations including a thief breaking into your home to being threatened by a disoriented woman.

Split decisions are required and a wrong move can be fatal.

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Progressives Don’t Grasp the Constitution

Posted: April 18, 2014 by AKA John Galt in Uncategorized

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Progressives Don’t Grasp the Constitution

Jewish World Review ^ | April 12th, 2014 | George Will

Posted on Friday, April 18, 2014 5:13:56 AM by Jacquerie

In a 2006 interview, Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer said the Constitution is “basically about” one word — “democracy” — that appears in neither that document nor the Declaration of Independence. Democracy is America’s way of allocating political power. The Constitution, however, was adopted to confine that power in order to “secure the blessings of” that which simultaneously justifies and limits democratic government — natural liberty.

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Video From Cliven Bundy’s Website

Posted: April 18, 2014 by AKA John Galt in Uncategorized

Originally posted on YouViewed/Editorial:

The Tense Standoff And Final Cattle Release Video From The Support The Cliven Bundy Ranch Facebook Page

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Originally posted on 5continentnews:

Japan is sending 100 soldiers and radar to its westernmost outpost, a tropical island off Taiwan, in a deployment that risks angering China with ties between Asia’s biggest economies already hurt by a dispute over nearby islands they both claim.Japanese Defence Minister Itsunori Onodera will break ground on Saturday for a military lookout station on Yonaguni, which is home to 1,500 people and just 150 km (93 miles) from the disputed Japanese-held islands claimed by China.The mini-militarization of Yonaguni – now defended by two police officers – is part of a longstanding plan to improve defense and surveillance in Japan’s far-flung frontier.Building the radar base on the island, which is much closer to China than to Japan’s main islands, could extend Japanese monitoring to the Chinese mainland and track Chinese ships and aircraft circling the disputed crags, called the Senkaku by Japan and the Diaoyu by China.

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