Remains of Civil War Soldier Return Home on Anniversary
By Air Force Senior Airman Jameel Moses
Special to American Forces Press Service
SHARPSBURG, Md., Sept. 17, 2009 – The remains of a Union Civil War soldier found at the Antietam National Battlefield here will be buried today in his home state of New York on the 147th anniversary [...]
House Votes to Strip Funding for ACORN
Thursday, September 17, 2009
WASHINGTON — House Republicans succeeded Thursday in eliminating federal funding to ACORN, the community organizing group that has come under heavy fire in the wake of damaging undercover videos that purport to show counselors giving advice on tax fraud to a “pimp” and “prostitute.”
The House [...]
Received from a family member, PKM, early this morning:
This is one of the worst decisions this administration has made thus far, and that is no exaggeration. The naivete and cravenness on display here is absolutely stunning. This is a major, major deal - abandoning allies who’ve stuck their necks way out because we promised we [...]
Georgia Democrat Congressman Hank Johnson: Republican Joe Wilson’s Comments Will Lead To “White Hoods”
This is absolutely crazy! And Jimmy Carter is one step behind Johnson in the “nut club.”
Hoyer Won’t Answer Directly Whether Immigration Reform Would Make Current Illegal Aliens Eligible for Federally Subsidized Health Insurance Under Obamacare
Wednesday, September 16, 2009
By Matt Cover
(CNSNews.com) – House Majority Leader Rep. Steny Hoyer (D-Md.) intimated that if comprehensive immigration reform is passed, it could provide a method for immigrants currently living illegally in the U.S. to [...]
Paratroopers, Iraqi Security Forces Assess Security in Salman Pak
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Spc. Jonathan “Tito” Taylor of Clarksville, Tenn., leans against a rock wall as an Iraqi girl overlooks his shoulder during a combined foot patrol, Sept. 13, in the town of Salman Pak, Iraq, located 30 miles southeast of Baghdad. Iraq army soldiers and [...]
Operation Champion Spear: Paratroopers on Patrol in Paktika
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FORWARD OPERATING BASE SALERNO, Afghanistan U.S. Army Paratroopers from 1st Battalion, 501st Infantry Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team (Airborne), 25th Infantry Division are extracted via CH-47 Chinook, outside the Village of Marsac, Paktika province, Afghanistan, during Operation Champion Spear, Sept. 5. Operation [...]
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Apache gunships with the 82nd Combat Aviation Brigade, TF Pegasus, observing insurgents in the act of emplacing an Improvised Explosive Device in southern Afghanistan. But before the Apaches moves in for the strike, the insurgents’ bomb goes off, killing them in the act.
Was it the red wire to the black one….? BOOM!!!!
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