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  • TRUMP in Arizona on June 23 to Mark the Completion of 220+ Miles of New Border Wall [1 minute video at link]

    07/06/2020 3:31:27 PM PDT · by ransomnote · 2 replies
    Twitter ^ | Jun 23, 2020 | President Donald J Trump
    Click Here to watch a GREAT 1 minute Twitter video of 240+ miles of new border wall
  • Big assassination attempt in Mexico City

    07/01/2020 5:41:46 AM PDT · by MtnClimber · 14 replies
    American Thinker ^ | 1 Jul, 2020 | Silvio Canto, Jr.
    We're busy up here with COVID, another New York Times story based on people familiar with the situation, another day of former V.P. Joe Biden hiding in the basement, and lots of rumors about President Trump dropping out. Down in Mexico, the situation is not about rumors. Last week, Mexico City police chief Omar García Harfuch was gunned down near his Lomas de Chapultepec home in Mexico City. For the record, I'm very familiar with that part of Mexico City. It's upscale and exclusive. How did people with high-powered rifles enter this supposedly secured neighborhood? The assassination attempt happened at...
  • Remarks by President Trump in Roundtable on Border Security | Yuma, AZ

    06/23/2020 5:34:59 PM PDT · by ransomnote · 6 replies
    whitehouse.gov ^ | June 23, 2020 | President Donald J Trump and others
    Yuma Border Patrol Station Yuma, Arizona11:34 A.M. MSTTHE PRESIDENT: Well, thank you very much. Great to be here. Beautiful runway. A little warmer than I’m used to, but that’s okay, Doug, right? We have a — I was just given a beautiful picture of the wall. That’s before and after. And that’s quite a difference: one area you walk over, you drive over, you do whatever you want, and other one you say, “Well, I guess we don’t get in.” Here’s another one — just given. That’s great. That’s a different section. Pretty amazing.They’ve done a great job; we’re...
  • Gov. Ducey: Statewide emergency declared; curfew to take effect at 8:00 p.m.

    05/31/2020 1:43:14 PM PDT · by hsmomx3 · 32 replies
    Fox10News ^ | 05/31/2020 | None
    PHOENIX - Arizona will be under a curfew, starting at 8:00 p.m. on Sunday, according to Governor Ducey. Gov. Ducey made the announcement on his verified Twitter page Sunday. The Governor said he has issued a statewide Declaration of Emergency as well, and has also authorized an expanded National Guard mobilization.
  • Arizona: Muslim Students Threaten to Kill Prof for Suggesting Islam is Violent

    05/12/2020 12:15:18 AM PDT · by Impala64ssa · 23 replies
    PJ Media ^ | 5/9/20 | Robert Spencer
    This will teach those Islamophobes that Islam is a religion of peace: a professor is facing death threats for suggesting otherwise. Nicholas Damask, Ph.D., has taught political science at Scottsdale Community College in Arizona for 24 years. But now he is facing a barrage of threats, and his family, including his 9-year-old grandson and 85-year-old parents, is in hiding, while College officials are demanding that he apologize – all for the crime of speaking the truth about the motivating ideology behind the threat of Islamic jihad worldwide. Damask, who has an MA in International Relations from American University in Washington,...
  • President Donald Trump Keep America Great Rally LIVE in Phoenix, AZ 2/19/20 9PM Eastern

    02/19/2020 4:19:15 PM PST · by Ken H · 233 replies
    RSBN ^ | Feb 20, 2020 | n.a.
    KAG!
  • Watch Senate Candidate Mark Kelly Give Three Different Answers as to Whether He'd Support Bernie for President

    02/18/2020 9:14:18 AM PST · by rktman · 13 replies
    townhall.com ^ | 2/18/2020 | Cortney O'Brien
    Arizona Senate candidate Mark Kelly gave us a good indication of the state of the Democratic Party this weekend now that Sen. Bernie Sanders (VT) is the bonafide frontrunner in the 2020 presidential primary. Kelly, who's running to unseat Republican Sen. Martha McSally in November, can't give a straight answer as to whether he'll support a democratic socialist for president. CBS 5 Arizona's Family reporter Dennis Welch first tried to get an answer out of Kelly on air on Friday. "Bernie Sanders wins," Welch said, giving Kelly a hypothetical. "Are you going to support someone who describes himself as a...
  • Arizona Assault Weapon Ban Bill “DOA” Declares Majority Whip Borelli

    02/18/2020 7:37:45 AM PST · by clamper1797 · 17 replies
    Arizona Daily Independent News Network ^ | Feb 13 2020 | ADI Staff Reporter
    Arizona Congressman Paul Gosar issued a statement in opposition to bill. Gosar called the bill “a direct attack on federal constitutional rights.” “Twelve radical Democrats in Arizona have introduced shocking legislation, Senate Bill 1625, which would flagrantly violate the Bill of Rights and American civil liberties,” stated Gosar. “Not only do these extremists seek to disarm citizens, leaving them without the ability to defend their families, themselves, or their property, they also directly attack Arizona jobs and the Arizona economy by seeking to unlawfully ban gun manufacturing in Arizona.” Gosar noted that Arizona is “home to Sturm, Ruger & Co....
  • Public school district in Arizona REQUIRING parents to sign “safe gun storage” form

    02/13/2020 11:22:17 AM PST · by rktman · 134 replies
    mom-at-arms.com ^ | 2/11/2020 | Joe Dana
    PHOENIX — An organization of moms against gun violence is applauding a recent decision by the Phoenix Union High School Board. The board voted unanimously last week to require the parent or guardian of the district’s 27,000 students to read and sign a gun storage safety form. "This is just an obvious thing we can do to prevent future tragedies,” said board member Lela Alston. The "Secure Storage Notification Resolution" requires that gun storage and safety information be included in the student handbook of all 27,000 students of the district's 20 high schools. The resolution was prompted by the groups...
  • Fugitive Wanted by Iraq for Murder of Iraqi Police Officers Arrested in Arizona

    02/01/2020 8:16:35 AM PST · by ransomnote · 26 replies
    justice.gov ^ | January 31, 2020 | DOJ
    Department of Justice Office of Public Affairs FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Friday, January 31, 2020 A Phoenix-area resident, who is alleged to have been the leader of a group of Al-Qaeda terrorists in Al-Fallujah, Iraq, appeared today before a federal magistrate judge in Phoenix, Arizona in connection with proceedings to extradite him to the Republic of Iraq.  He is wanted to stand trial in Iraq for two charges of premeditated murder committed in 2006 in Al-Fallujah.The arrest was announced by Assistant Attorney General Brian A. Benczkowski of the Justice Department’s Criminal Division and U.S. Attorney Michael Bailey for the District...
  • Impeachment Report: Democrats Manchin, Jones, Sinema May Vote to Acquit Trump

    01/29/2020 11:12:58 AM PST · by KC_Lion · 41 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 29 Jan 2020 | Joshua Caplan
    Three moderate Democrat senators — Joe Manchin (WV), Doug Jones (AL), and Kyrsten Sinema (AZ) —may ultimately vote to acquit President Donald Trump in the upper chamber’s impeachment trial, according to a new report. At least one of the senators have signaled that they could vote in favor of only one impeachment article — the abuse of power — but oppose obstruction of Congress. In an interview with Politico this week, Manchin said he will only support one of the articles if he “can explain one and not the other.” The West Virginia Democrat, who has yet to decide...
  • FREDO: Combat Vet McSally Is a ‘Punk,’ Should Lose Her Senate Race

    01/20/2020 9:43:54 AM PST · by rktman · 53 replies
    newsbusters.org ^ | 1/20/2020 | Nicholas Fondacaro
    As part of CNN’s day-long-pants-wetting resulting from Arizona Senator Martha McSally (R) calling out CNN correspondent Manu Raju as a “liberal hack,” CNN hosts Chris “Fredo” Cuomo (Cuomo Prime Time) and Don Lemon (CNN Tonight) railed against the Senator during the handoff between their shows on Thursday. Cuomo lashed out by describing McSally, the first female U.S. combat pilot, as a “punk” and later argued that her criticism of his colleague “should hurt her.” As he pivoted away from suggesting all Republican senators were liars, Cuomo started to target McSally. “That’s what’s so upsetting about McSally today. This is a...
  • Mountain Lions: Attack Man, Eat Human, Attack Dogs, Unafraid

    01/08/2020 7:01:31 AM PST · by marktwain · 72 replies
    AmmoLand ^ | 6 January, 2019 | Dean Weingarten
    Picture by Caldwell family, with permission. Cropped by Dean Weingarten Mountain lion populations are on the increase and pose significant threats to unarmed humans.  Mountain lions were involved in a flurry of interaction with humans in the last two weeks of 2019. On 26 December 2019, Gary Gorney was hunting pheasants with his two dogs, in the Custer Mine hunting area near Minot, North Dakota. His dogs alerted him to something ahead. Instead of a pheasant, a large female mountain lion charged him out of the grass. He shot and killed the lion with his 9mm pistol. Minot dailynews.com: Gorney...
  • Best States for Gun Owners (2019)

    11/15/2019 3:25:34 AM PST · by Mr. Mojo · 30 replies
    Guns & Ammo mag ^ | October 23, 2019 | Keith Wood
    Guns & Ammo's annual ranking of gun-friendly states. From worst (New York) to best (Arizona), here are the best states for gun owners in 2019. Top 5 - Most Gun-Friendly States: Arizona, Idaho, Alaska, Kansas, OklahomaBottom 5 - Least Gun-Friendly States: New York, Massachusetts, New Jersey, Hawaii, California Things were looking uncertain for gun owners in many states in 2018 thanks to a successful push in otherwise pro-­gun states to enact gun control legislation. Things seem to have stabilized in 2019. We are, at least for now, back to normal with states on the extreme ends of the spectrum growing...
  • Aggressive Dogs: The Utility of Sticks v Guns

    10/01/2019 8:02:03 AM PDT · by marktwain · 32 replies
    Ammoland ^ | 27 September, 2019 | Dean Weingarten
    This morning I had another experience with a dog aggressively defending its territory. I was on my exercise walk. The sky was light before the sun was up. A pair of dogs were in a fenced yard, with their owner. They took exception to my presence. The fence, next to the sidewalk, was only two feet tall, as incentivized by the silly local zoning laws. I am a dog person. I understand dog body language pretty well. As I passed the yard, on the sidewalk, with a boulevard to my right and the yard to my left, I considered...
  • Open Carry Common at Gun Rights Policy Conference in Phoenix, 2019

    09/29/2019 5:09:08 AM PDT · by marktwain · 36 replies
    Gun Watch ^ | 29 September, 2019 | Dean Weingarten
    Open carry of holstered pistols was commonly seen at the Gun Rights Policy Conference (GRPC) in Phoenix, Arizona, 21-23 September, 2019. The GRPC had an overflow crowd of over a thousand activists from around the nation. Many were standing in the back of the conference room, trying to find seats. It was the largest GRPC ever. There were numerous examples of holstered pistols in evidence. Open carry has become common and accepted in Arizona, as a result of Second Amendment activists in the state. In the 1990s, the open carry of holstered pistols was under attack in Arizona. During...
  • Open Carry at Walmart and Fry’s in Arizona: No One Asked to Leave

    09/18/2019 5:47:25 AM PDT · by marktwain · 54 replies
    Ammoland ^ | 16 September, 2019 | Dean Weingarten
    There is an ongoing thrust by the fanatical pushers for a disarmed population, to enlist corporate America to their cause. Understandably, corporate entities are uneasy about outright support for any political faction; come out strongly on one side or the other, you are potentially alienating 20-30 percent of your customers. The 50% that are not strongly engaged in politics are unlikely to respond. When it comes to Second Amendment issues, there are about 5 million NRA members and 100 million gun owners. There are about 30 million people that think owning a gun is immoral. The numbers game falls...
  • Joe Arpaio announces run for seventh term as Maricopa County sheriff

    08/26/2019 6:16:17 AM PDT · by KC Burke · 34 replies
    Fox News ^ | 8/26/2019 | Louis Casiano
    Joe Arpaio announced Sunday that he will seek a seventh term as the sheriff of Maricopa County, Arizona, promising to reopen his infamous tent city jail and bring back controversial jail policies that drew the ire of civil rights advocates and made him a darling of tough-on-crime conservatives. Arpaio, who called himself "America's toughest sheriff" during his 24-year run, said he'll challenge incumbent Paul Penzone in the 2020 sheriff's race. Penzone, a Democrat, unseated Arpaio in 2016 for the job. “On this day, August 25, 2019, after consultation and approval from my wife of 61 years, Ava, I have decided...
  • Is Mayor Pete Heading the Way of the Almost Extinct Beto?

    07/27/2019 5:00:09 PM PDT · by E. Pluribus Unum · 66 replies
    PJ Media ^ | JULY 27, 2019 | STEPHEN KRUISER
    It has been less than three months since Mayor Pete Buttigieg (D-Ind.) and his fans were celebrating him being on the cover of Time magazine just two weeks after he was New York Magazine's flattering cover story. He followed that up with a fundraising win for the second quarter but things have been a bit quiet around him recently. Political fortunes are notoriously fickle but even more so in a presidential primary that features an unprecedented number of candidates. While Mayor Pete is by no means out of this race his polling numbers haven't followed his big cash haul and...
  • Dismembered limbs sewn together like 'Frankenstein' at body-parts donation center, FBI found

    07/27/2019 7:32:20 AM PDT · by bgill · 14 replies
    nbc ^ | July 26, 2019 | Elisha Fieldstadt
    When the FBI raided a now-defunct Arizona body donation company, they found a gruesome scene, including remains from different bodies sewn together in a "Frankenstein" manner, and buckets full of limbs, a former agent testified. Biological Resource Center Inc., its owners, employees and other companies, including a funeral home and health care providers, are being sued by family members of dead people who had opted to donate their bodies "solely for medical and scientific purposes." Authorities instead found that bodies at the center were "mishandled, abused, desecrated and sold for profit," according to the suit.