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  • Exclusive: Ted Cruz Endorses Donald Trump in 2020

    04/25/2018 10:12:22 AM PDT · by conservative98 · 193 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 25 Apr 2018 | ROBERT KRAYCHIK
    during a Tuesday interview with SiriusXM hosts Rebecca Mansour and Joel Pollak on Breitbart News Tonight. Mansour asked Cruz, “Would you be supportive of President Trump if he ran for reelection in 2020?” Cruz replied, “I certainly assume so. I was supportive of and campaigned for President Trump in 2016, and I am very encouraged with the substantive policy victories we are getting, whether it is an historic tax cut bill, whether it is regulatory reform that’s unleashing jobs, whether it is repealing the Obamacare individual mandate — which I led the fight to do in the United States Senate...
  • Jerry Brown mulling tax extension before public vote

    04/08/2011 7:40:06 PM PDT · by SmithL · 10 replies
    SacBee: Capitol Alert ^ | 4/8/11 | David Siders
    Gov. Jerry Brown said this afternoon that he would consider signing a budget in which the Legislature extends temporary tax increases - subject to a later vote. "That's a possibility," Brown said after meeting with local officials in Riverside. "They can do all cuts, they can have no budget, or they can... extend the taxes subject to their expiring if the people vote 'No." Brown spokeswoman Elizabeth Ashford said such a plan would still require a two-thirds vote in the Legislature. Brown has been unable to find the Republican votes necessary in either house to move forward his proposal to...
  • Assumptions

    02/03/2011 12:49:25 PM PST · by hawkins · 2 replies
    That Christian Website ^ | 01/03/2011 | Travis Main
    Grape cough medicine sounded like a good idea to try for my children when they had a cold, however, once was enough. The officially let me know they would rather die than ever try the grape flavor again. Satan is like Children’s Grape flavored cough medicine. The things he offers sound good on the surface, but when you accept them they are just nasty (2 Corinthians 11:13-14). The Pharisees are also another like comparison in that they appeared one way, but were another (Matthew 23:27-28). Things are not always as they seem to be. Man often makes assumptions about something...
  • Australian Forces Assume Maritime Security Operations

    09/28/2007 6:47:40 PM PDT · by SandRat · 3 replies · 68+ views
    Australian Forces Assume Maritime Security Operations United States turns over Combined Task Force 158 responsibilities. From Combined Task Force 158 Public Affairs NAVAL SUPPORT ACTIVITY, Bahrain, Sept. 28, 2007 — Royal Australian Navy Commodore Allan du Toit relieved Rear Adm. Garry E. Hall as commander of Combined Task Force 158 during a ceremony at Naval Support Activity Bahrain, Sept. 27. "I am honored to have been in command of this task force. The coalition forces have done an excellent job of providing security to the oil platforms and training the Iraqi forces."Rear Adm. Garry E. Hall Command of CTF...
  • Iraqi Leaders Assume Operational Control of Country’s Military

    09/07/2006 5:17:02 PM PDT · by SandRat · 6 replies · 438+ views
    American Forces Press Service ^ | Sgt. Jeff Lowry, USA
    WASHINGTON, Sept. 7, 2006 -- Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki is now officially the commander in chief of his troops. Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki and U.S. Army Gen. George W. Casey Jr. sign documents to mark the hand-over of control of the Iraqi armed forces to Maliki. U.S. Army photo  '(Click photo for screen-resolution image);high-resolution image available. Coalition forces handed over operational control of Iraq’s navy, air force and the 8th Iraqi Army Division in a ceremony today at the Ministry of Defense in Baghdad’s International Zone. “It’s fitting I follow the commander in chief of the Iraqi forces,” said...
  • Iraqis to Assume Security Duties in Muthanna Province

    07/12/2006 5:24:37 PM PDT · by SandRat · 2 replies · 131+ views
    American Forces Press Service ^ | Sgt. Sara Wood, USA
    BAGHDAD, July 12, 2006 – The Iraqi government will announce tomorrow that for the first time, Iraqi police forces will take over security control of a province, the U.S. general in charge of coalition troops here said today. Army Gen. George W. Casey Jr., commander of Multinational Force Iraq, greets Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld upon Rumsfeld's arrival in Balad, Iraq, July 12. Photo by Airman 1st Class Andrew Oquendo, USAF  (Click photo for screen-resolution image);high-resolution image available. The transfer of responsibility will take place in Muthanna province, which borders Saudi Arabia, U.S. Army Gen. George W. Casey Jr., commander of...
  • Iraqis Assume Logistical Support

    07/10/2006 4:26:28 PM PDT · by SandRat · 2 replies · 162+ views
    Defend America News ^ | Spc. Anna-Marie Hizer
    Iraqis Assume Logistical Support An Iraqi Garrison Support Unit will provide logistical support for the 4th Iraqi Division as well as other Iraqi Army troops in the Kirkuk area. By Spc. Anna-Marie Hizer 133rd Mobile Public Affairs Detachment KIRKUK, Iraq, July 10, 2006 -- In order to function, a military force relies on its supply channels to obtain the supplies soldiers need.Until recently, the Iraqi Army had to rely on Coalition Forces for their supplies; be it clothing, ammunition or food. Now, however, Iraqi Army Garrison Support Unit soldiers at KirkukÂ’s K-1 Army compound are taking over their own...
  • Italians Assume Command of CTF 152

    06/28/2006 11:12:54 PM PDT · by SandRat · 323+ views
    CUSNC, NAVY.MIL ^ | June 28, 2006
    MANAMA, Bahrain - Italian Navy Rear Adm. Salvatore Ruzittu relieved U.S. Navy Rear Adm. Ray Spicer as commander of Combined Task Force (CTF) 152, June 28, marking the first time that all three of the major maritime CTFs in the region have been commanded by officers from nations other than the U.S. or U.K. The change of command also marks the first time a non-U.S. officer has held command of CTF 152, which conducts Maritime Security Operations (MSO) in the central and southern Arabian Gulf . Rear Adm. Shahid Iqbal of the Pakistan Navy and Commodore Peter Lockwood of the...
  • Iraqi Armored Brigade Ready to Assume Battle Space

    05/12/2006 6:01:34 PM PDT · by SandRat · 7 replies · 396+ views
    CAMP TAJI, Iraq, May 12, 2006 – An Iraqi armored brigade is ready to take its place on the battlefield, military transition team officials said yesterday. The 2nd Brigade of the 9th Iraqi Division will assume responsibility for battle space in this region north of Baghdad May 15. The unit's soldiers will join fellow tankers of the 1st Brigade, who assumed responsibility for defending Iraqi territory in December. The brigade has four battalions, three combat and one maintenance and supply. It is equipped with T-72 tanks from Hungary and BMP armored fighting vehicles from Greece. The unit will take over...
  • Iraqi Army battalion to assume authority in Sinjar

    05/02/2006 6:24:03 PM PDT · by SandRat · 1 replies · 225+ views
    TAL AFAR, Iraq – May 3 will mark a historic day in Western Ninevah Province as 3rd Battalion, 3rd Brigade, 3rd Iraqi Army Division assumes the lead in security operations in and around Sinjar. The ceremony will serve as the latest example of the increased Iraqi Army role in providing security to the people of Iraq . The 3rd Battalion has proven itself to be a skilled and professional fighting force and is confident in its ability to handle its increased responsibility. After completing a number of successful missions in conjunction with U.S. forces, the battalion recently planned and executed...
  • Vipers assume responsibility over Al Anbar skies

    05/01/2006 5:39:08 PM PDT · by SandRat · 3 replies · 235+ views
    Marine Corps News ^ | Cpl. Jonathan K. Teslevich
    AL TAQADDUM, Iraq (May 1, 2006) -- The Vipers of Marine Light Attack Helicopter Squadron 169 assumed authority from the Gunfighters of HMLA-369, for providing close air support, escort, surveillance, and reconnaissance to coalition ground and assault support forces in western Iraq. Having been in Iraq for less than two weeks, the Vipers, part of Marine Aircraft Group 16 (Reinforced), 3rd Marine Aircraft Wing, received plenty of help from their predecessors in preparing for the dangerous mission ahead. "HMLA-369 did an incredible job of setting us up for success. They flew most of our aircraft commanders on numerous missions, provided...
  • Iraqi Security Forces assume control, build trust

    04/25/2006 6:42:26 PM PDT · by SandRat · 4 replies · 218+ views
    BAGHDAD, Iraq (Army News Service, April 25, 2006) – Iraqi Security Forces demonstrated again this week an increased role in the security of their nation as they continued to assume more responsibility, build capabilities and foster trust within Iraqi communities. During a transfer of authority ceremony April 24 at Forward Operating Base Hotel, the Iraqi Army’s 1st Brigade, 8th Division, assumed security responsibility for nearly 11,583-square-miles of the An Najaf Province. Col. Saadi Saleh Muhsin of 1st Brigade and Col. Majeed Muhammed Hannoon of 2nd Brigade each assumed responsibility for a battalion sized area of operations as witnessed by Najaf...
  • 'Muleskinners' Assume Joint Logistics Command Mission

    03/09/2006 3:08:16 PM PST · by SandRat · 2 replies · 282+ views
    Defend America News ^ | Sgt. 1st Class Michael Rautio
    U.S. Army Col. Larry D. Wyche (left) and U.S. Army Command Sgt. Major Brian S. Connie stand ready to unfurl the 10th Sustainment Brigade colors during a transfer of authority ceremony at Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan, March 6, 2006. Wyche assumed command of the Joint Logistics Command, which provides logistical support to Coalition forces throughout Afghanistan. Connie is the command sergeant major for the command. U.S. Army photo by Sgt. 1st Class Michael Rautio 'Muleskinners' Assume Joint Logistics Command Mission U.S. soldiers from the 10th Sustainment Brigade, known as the “Muleskinners," will ensure troops on the front lines have everything...
  • Iraqis assume more control of Syrian border, Babil Province

    12/01/2005 3:08:56 PM PST · by SandRat · 5 replies · 369+ views
    ARNEWS ^ | Dec 1, 2005 | Spc. Rick Rzepka
    AL HILLAH, Iraq (Army News Service, Dec. 1, 2005) – Coalition instructors tested and certified the combat readiness of the 2nd Iraqi Army Brigade this week, and announced that the troops are ready to plan and conduct military operations independently in Babil Province, in south-central Iraq. Meanwhile along the Syrian border, Iraqi forces also assumed greater control of the area. A ceremony Nov. 30 in western Iraq symbolized the securing of the borders through cooperation of the Ministry of Defense, the Ministry of the Interior and Multi-National Force Iraq. Defense minister lauds `historic day’ “I won¹t forget this day,” said...
  • Bill Buckley, you and I know the war was a mistake

    06/29/2004 7:00:20 PM PDT · by churchillbuff · 909 replies · 1,681+ views
    The Hill ^ | June 28, 04 | Josh Marshall
    “With the benefit of minute hindsight, Saddam Hussein wasn’t the kind of extra-territorial menace that was assumed by the administration one year ago. If I knew then what I know now about what kind of situation we would be in, I would have opposed the war.” Those words are William F. Buckley’s, from an article in yesterday’s New York Times marking Buckley’s decision to relinquish control of the National Review, the flagship journal of the conservative movement he founded 50 years ago. Also out on the newsstands now, in The Atlantic Monthly, is an essay Buckley wrote describing his decision...