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A Prayer for Election Day

+ A PRAYER FOR ELECTION DAY Lord God of all creation, You rule and judge all nations, You scatter the arrogant of mind and heart, You cast down rulers from their thrones and raise up the lowly. Today we elect … Continue reading

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The call to civility.

In the wake of the terrible tragedy in Tucson, we are hearing many calls to “civility”.  The implication is that the increasing incivility of our public discourse perhaps had something to do with driving the responsible person towards his deed. … Continue reading

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Senate says YES to cloture on S 510

The United States Senate voted YES today — 75 to 24! — for the cloture motion on S 510.  “Cloture” means that a final vote must be scheduled on the bill within 60 days.  So while this is a defeat, … Continue reading

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Fear – Fire – Foes – Awake — S 510 up for a vote this week!

Fear – Fire – Foes – Awake! S 510 up for vote on Wednesday According to Food Safety News, the so-called Food Safety Bill, S 510, will be up for a procedural vote on Wednesday. If it passes this hurdle, … Continue reading

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