Wednesday, November 26, 2014

The 1st Thanksgiving

In the days leading up to the first "Thanksgiving"  of the Pilgrims, they had dispatched a group of ten men to "explore the bay and trade with the natives."  They were guided by the English speaking Squanto, who also served as an interpreter.
When the men returned, they were very impressed with the land around the bay and wished they could have settled there instead of Cape Cod.
William Bradford, wrote however, "But it seems that the Lord, Who assigns to all men the bounds of their habitations, had appointed it for another use. And thus they found the Lord to be with them in all their ways, and to bless their outgoings and incomings, for which let His holy name have the praise forever, to all posterity."

This "Thanksgiving"  to the Lord offered by Bradford in his history "Of Plymouth Plantation" indicates that Jesus was at the center of his thoughts about all things- -even the land they were allocated by God to begin their colony. It also forebears testimony to the very positive Christian witness and relations the Pilgrims maintained with the Indians. This comment was followed immediately by Bradford's account of the harvest in October 1621. Bradford writes, "Each person had about a peck of meal a week, or now since harvest, Indian corn in that proportion; and afterwards many wrote at length about their plenty to their friends in England--not feigned but true reports."

One of those true reports is found in "Mourt's Relation"  by Pilgrim Edward Winslow--the only account of the first "Thanksgiving."  Winslow writes: "our harvest being gotten in, our governor sent four men on fowling, that so we might after a special manner rejoice together, after we had gathered the fruits of our which time amongst other recreations, we exercised our Arms, many of the Indians coming amongst us, and amongst the rest their greatest king Massasoyt, with some ninety men, whom for three days we entertained and feasted, and they went out and killed five deer, which they brought to the Plantation and bestowed on our Governor, and upon the Captain and others." 

Winslow concluded, "And although it be not always so plentiful, as it was at this time with us, yet by the goodness of God, we are so far from want, that we often wish you partakers of our plenty." Thanks to the godly men and women who came before us, even in our decline we remain blessed more than any other nation on earth. Jeremiah 4:2 says that if God's people return to Him, "And thou shalt swear, The Lord liveth, in truth, in judgment, and in righteousness; and the nations shall bless themselves in Him, and in Him shall they glory." This is a promise to the nations. So today, as should be our practice each day, may you have a Psalm 103:2 day, "Bless the Lord, O my soul, and forget not all his benefits."
Bill Wilson.  

Happy Thanksgiving

Dear Larry,
When I look back on the past year, there is a lot to be thankful for. However, there is nothing I am more thankful for than having you as a continued supporter of the Freedom Foundation.
Together, we have diminished government union power while providing union members a shelter from union bullies.
We have implemented a plan to bankrupt SEIU, our state's largest union. That plan includes TV ads like this one you helped fund (click here to watch). There is empirical evidence our plan is working, but one can also gauge our effectiveness by the desperate attacks on the Freedom Foundation from union bosses.
SEIU knows its days are numbered. The union's lead attorney during a court hearing this month on one of our cases said: "If (the Freedom Foundation) can step on the air hose of money to SEIU by getting individual providers to stop paying dues, (they) are preventing SEIU from financially supporting Democratic candidates for governor and $15-an-hour minimum wage campaigns..."
Thank you for your continued support and investment in the Freedom Foundation.
Happy Thanksgiving to you and your family.
Best regards,

Tom McCabe, CEO
Freedom Foundation

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

Save Saeed

Don't Let Obama, Kerry Forget About
FREEDOM for Pastor Saeed Abedini
Obama MUST Publicly Commit to
Bring Tortured Christian HOME
DEMAND Congress Intervene to
End Obama's Neglect of this American
"Remember those in prison as if you were in prison with them. And those who are suffering as if you were suffering with them." Hebrews 13:3
YOUR URGENT ACTION NEEDED: There has been no greater opportunity to secure imprisoned American pastor Saeed Abedini than the on-going nuclear negotiations between the United States and Iran, negotiations that were extended for another 7 months.
While we've learned Obama has been trading secret letters with Iran's leaders seeking an alliance against the Islamic State butchers, shamefully we have yet to hear about so much as a single letter calling for the freedom of our imprisoned Christian Pastor Saeed Abedini – suffering now with internal injuries from violent beatings endured during more than two years in captivity.
We've also witness Obama trading a known Army deserter for FIVE high-level Taliban terrorists, saying he is committed to leaving no American behind.
What about Saeed?

Monday, November 24, 2014

Gardens to become illegal?

You need to know what toxins are in our food...
Oli Fischer has the details below.
- 'Above Average' Joe

Dear Survivalists,
Right now, laws are being drafted in Washington D.C. to outlaw your ability to grow your own food...
...Because they want you to stay completely dependent on the corporate food supply system.
Believe it or not, American families are the most at-risk, even more than the poor souls in the 3rd World.
Because Americans are 100% completely dependent on massive food conglomerates like Monsanto...
...Corporations that treat Americans like lab rats for their terrifying research on the very food that’s supposed to sustain and nourish you.
They’ve mixed fish DNA into tomatoes, scorpion DNA into cabbage, and even syringed pesticides directly into the DNA of the food at your local grocery store...
...Foods that are proven to cause cancer in test animals.
Most developed countries have banned these toxic foods, but not the US.
The food conglomerates and politicians in America believe that you will just sit back and take it...
It doesn’t matter what kind of vile concoction they put on the shelves, they think that you’ll turn a blind eye and feed it to your family.
But one man has spent the last 7 years perfecting the perfect solution...
Thousands of Americans are telling Monsanto where to stick its toxic foods and slashing their grocery bills with this system.
In Liberty,
Oli Fischer



Dear Larry,

This weekend, I spent some time sharing my message with the good people of Iowa.

I spoke about the importance of upholding our Judeo-Christian values and the Constitution, expanding opportunity rather than government dependency, and the dangers of political correctness.

I talked about how I’m working to once again create a government that conforms to the will of the people.

My message was well received because I believe the American people are ready for a new direction. People are tired of an incompetent government that sticks its nose in everyone’s business, making life harder and more expensive for the average person to pursue the American Dream.

I hope you’ll help me as I work to share this message with as many people as possible by making a secure contribution to USA First PAC today.

2014 was a year of great progress. But ultimately, we were given nothing but an opportunity.

The Republican Party was merely loaned power, and now it’s up to us to ensure that they deliver.

Thank you for your continued support.


Benjamin S. Carson, Sr., M.D.

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Speaking the “Language” of Firearms

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Sometimes I forget that not everyone has been hanging around guns as long as I have. Which means I offer an apology for the times I use terms with which you might not be familiar. Several readers and viewers recently asked me about some firearms terms I have been throwing around with no regard for other people’s level of experience, so I will share them here. In this episode we address single-stack and double-stack magazines and also hammer-fired and striker-fired actions. If you have more questions about terminology, please ask. We will be happy to answer questions.

where ARE they?

Dear Patriot,

Congressional Republicans left town last week – without taking ANY action to stop Barack Obama’s illegal amnesty order.

Meanwhile, Obama’s Ready4Fight coalition has set up war rooms, is holding rallies, and is bombarding Congress with demands to let Executive Amnesty stand.
It’s 100% up to the Tea Party to stop this unconstitutional order. We have to out-organize and out-lobby these left-wing radicals.

Please make an urgent contribution of $15, $25, $50, or whatever you possibly can afford.  Once again, we are on our own.

It’s clear Congress is terrified of Obama’s cronies.  The politicians won’t defund this unconstitutional monstrosity unless “We the People” make them.

So let’s do it. Please join the fight.

As things stand right now, Congressional Republicans will vote to fully fund Executive Amnesty as part of a giant government spending bill when they return from their vacation.

They claim that they will then “rescind” this funding sometime next year.


These politicians are simply scared to stand up to Barack Obama.  They are getting pounded by this Ready4Fight coalition and haven’t heard from the conservative grassroots.

That’s why the Tea Party must unleash all its might and fury on Congress – starting NOW.

Please give whatever you can to help fund this urgent grassroots campaign.

Congress must not give Obama the money to print and distribute five million work permits.

We can’t wait to try to stop Obama “next year.”  The fight is here, and it is now!

We must swarm local House and Senate offices while the politicians are back home.

We need to show them that “We the People” demand they stand up and defend our Constitution.

We need to force these politicians to defund this illegal executive order right away.

Remember, House Republicans could have stayed in town last week and fought.  They could have voted to defund Executive Amnesty before Obama and his Ready4Fight radicals got organized.

But they didn’t.  Instead, they left town hours before Obama even issued his illegal decree!

Please, help us fight to defund Executive Amnesty.

Please give whatever you can right now.

Congress will shortly vote to fully fund Executive Amnesty unless the Tea Party takes a stand!

Thank you so much for your help.
Donate Now!

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Monday, November 24, 2014

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Sunday, November 23, 2014

TLBC Latest News

The Lord's Baptist Church
11102 Yakima Avenue South
Tacoma, WA.  98444
  Pastor: Larry J. Killion
For the wages of sin is death but the gift of God is eternal life through Jesus Christ our Lord. 

Sunday School: 10:00AM
Morning Worship: 11:00AM
Noon Meal: 12:30PM
Afternoon Service: 1:30PM

Wednesday Prayer Time: 7:00PM

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(November 23, 2014) 

Sunday School Bible Study:  10AM  "The Doctrine of Salvation."  Jim Turner  audio
Worship Service:  11AM "Abuse of Christian Charity."  by Pastor  audio
Afternoon Service:  1:30PM Pastor had a message for the afternoon service on "Being in Tune with God" (outline listed below) but we opted to go over some of the special prayer requests on our prayer list and have a season of Prayer instead.   Praying for the Tyler family as they grieve, for several on the prayer list battling cancer, for missions, for our nation, for one another - especially brother Skip and sister Teresa, for Grace and a test coming up this week and brother Turner at appointment on Tuesday with neuro-surgeon about pain where they operated on his neck, for Forrest and the blood clots in his legs, for sister Gail who was out sick today, for our members in distant places an many more concerns.  We closed out the service by singing the ole hymn "The Love of God."  
   12 in attendance.      Pastor, Marion, Jim and Diana traveled yesterday down to Springfield, Oregon to the Memorial service for Sister Norman Tyler and back home again late last night.  The services went well and God answered prayer for traveling grace all the way down and back.  Thank the Lord.   It was good to have two visitors today who were out here all the way from Kansas. 

   See 2014 3rd Quarter Report for TLBC HERE

   To see more on the trip to Ireland click here.

Memorial Service
Rev 14:13
And I heard a voice from heaven saying unto me, Write, Blessed are the dead which die in the Lord from henceforth: Yea, saith the Spirit, that they may rest from their labours; and their works do follow them.  (KJV)

We are here today in loving memory of Sister Norma Tyler.  The hard part is dealing with our loss but none of us would want to bring her back from heaven to the pain and sorrow of this wicked old world here below.  We have the comforting assurance of God’s word that for the believer in Christ, death is to be absent from the body and present with the Lord.  2Cor.5:8.  
The Bible says that it is appointed unto men once to die and after this the judgment.  Heb 9:27.  There is a judgment for the just and a judgment for the unjust. The Saved will be rewarded for their faithful service at the Judgment Seat of Christ.  Rom 14:10. But why dost thou judge thy brother? or why dost thou set at nought thy brother? for we shall all stand before the judgment seat of Christ.  The unsaved will also receive their due reward at the Great White Throne judgment.  Rev 20:11-15.  And I saw a great white throne, and him that sat on it, from whose face the earth and the heaven fled away; and there was found no place for them. And I saw the dead, small and great, stand before God; and the books were opened: and another book was opened, which is the book of life: and the dead were judged out of those things which were written in the books, according to their works. And the sea gave up the dead which were in it; and death and hell delivered up the dead which were in them: and they were judged every man according to their works. And death and hell were cast into the lake of fire. This is the second death. And whosoever was not found written in the book of life was cast into the lake of fire. 

The difference between being saved and not being saved is found in the Gospel.  Rom 1:16. For I am not ashamed of the gospel of Christ: for it is the power of God unto salvation to every one that believeth; to the Jew first, and also to the Greek. 

I believe Sister Tyler would want us to stress the truth of the Gospel today.  Paul wrote to Timothy under the inspiration of the Holy Spirit about how the Gospel is worthy to be received.  1Tim 1:15.  This is a faithful saying, and worthy of all acceptation, that Christ Jesus came into the world to save sinners; of whom I am chief. 
He also gave one of the clearest descriptions of what the Gospel is all about in 1Cor 15:1-4.  Moreover, brethren, I declare unto you the gospel which I preached unto you, which also ye have received, and wherein ye stand; By which also ye are saved, if ye keep in memory what I preached unto you, unless ye have believed in vain. For I delivered unto you first of all that which I also received, how that Christ died for our sins according to the scriptures; And that he was buried, and that he rose again the third day according to the scriptures:  
It is at times like this when we all need to look into our own hearts and examine ourselves and consider the question:  How do I stand with God?  Are you lost in sin?  Or, have you by faith, trusted the Lord Jesus Christ as your personal savior?  The Bible says in Jn 3:36 He that believeth on the Son hath everlasting life: and he that believeth not the Son shall not see life; but the wrath of God abideth on him. 

As we prepare to move on with our lives, let us remember that God created man in an upright condition but man unmade himself by transgressing Gods law.  Rom 5:12. Wherefore, as by one man sin entered into the world, and death by sin; and so death passed upon all men, for that all have sinned:   Rom.3:23.  For all have sinned, and come short of the glory of God;   and Rom. 6:23. For the wages of sin is death; but the gift of God is eternal life through Jesus Christ our Lord. 

 The only remedy for our sin problem is Jesus Christ.  Lk 19:10. For the Son of man is come to seek and to save that which was lost.  Matt 1:21. And she shall bring forth a son, and thou shalt call his name JESUS: for he shall save his people from their sins.  Jn 3:16. For God so loved the world, that he gave his only begotten Son, that whosoever believeth in him should not perish, but have everlasting life. Jn.17:3. And this is life eternal, that they might know thee the only true God, and Jesus Christ, whom thou hast sent. 

As we do our best to bring some closure to the departure of our loved one, we remember the Bible asks the age-old question:  If a man die, shall he live again?  Job14:14. 
God’s word also gives us the answer to the question.  Job 19:25   For I know that my redeemer liveth, and that he shall stand at the latter day upon the earth:  and though after my skin worms destroy this body, yet in my flesh shall I see God:  Whom I shall see for myself, and mine eyes shall behold, and not another… 

The New Testament story of the resurrection of Lazarus in John chapter eleven reminds us that the Son of God has power to raise the dead.  In fact, Christ is the resurrection. 
John 11:25-27.  Jesus said unto her, I am the resurrection, and the life: he that believeth in me, though he were dead, yet shall he live:  And whosoever liveth and believeth in me shall never die. Believest thou this? 
For the closing benediction, let us pray. 

Heavenly Father, Thank you for the gift of life.  Thank you for the fond memories we have of our loved ones who have passed away.  More than anything else, thank you for the gift of spiritual life through your Son and His saving Gospel.  We come into this world with nothing and we leave the world the same way.  You formed us from the dust of the ground and it is back to the earth that our bodies go in death - until the resurrection.  Dust goes to dust and ashes to ashes.  The Lord gave and the Lord hath taken away.  Blessed be the name of the Lord.  AMEN. 

Friday, November 21, 2014

WSRP Comment

WASHINGTON, D.C., November 20 – RNC Chairman Reince Priebus released the following statement on President Obama’s executive overreach:

"We are a nation of immigrants, and we are also a nation of laws and limited executive power. The President repeatedly said he did not have the authority to take this action. We agreed with the President when he said, 'this notion that I can just change the laws unilaterally is just not true.' We wish he had kept his word to the American people. The Constitution does not grant the President the power to act as a one-man legislature when he disagrees with Congress and with voters.

"The last time the President issued a politically motivated executive order to change our immigration laws, he precipitated a crisis at our border, leaving thousands of children at risk and ripping apart the families he claims to want to protect. Granting amnesty does not secure our borders. Sadly, rather than trying to solve our country's immigration problems, the President's actions are intended to poison the legislative process at a time when he should be working to bring Americans together.

"If he believed that his actions were urgent and that he had the constitutional authority all along, why did he wait six years into his presidency to act? If he believed he was doing the will of the American people and acting in the best interests of American workers and those waiting in line to become Americans, why did he wait until after this last election?

"I am confident that the Republican Congress will do everything within their power to uphold the Constitution. The American people rejected the administration’s policies during the midterms; they will do so again in 2016."



Susan Hutchison
Chairman, Washington State Republican Party
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I HOPE so Susan but their track record lately has been pretty poor. LJK

Obey the King

We're allowing ourselves just 10 minutes of depression this morning as we absorb the news.  

Pres. Obama has nullified the nation's immigration laws. He's defied the Constitution. He has disdained the voters.  You've already heard the news: President Obama isn't satisfied with his current title; he's assumed the power to write his own laws, giving amnesty to millions of illegal immigrants without the authorization from Congress.
This is a disaster for American constitutional democracy and struggling American workers looking for jobs. If nothing changes, five million illegal aliens will be handed Social Security numbers and work permits. They will be able to get jobs as security guards in nuclear installations, working within the secured area of U.S. airports, and in every other field.
ONLY Congress can stop this power grab. The President can't do anything unless Congress gives him the money to do it! But as usual, many Members of Congress who agree with our views in the abstract don't want to soil their hands and fight Obama in the next three weeks, when it matters. We desperately need your help right now to make Congress block this gigantic Amnesty.
There are three actions we need you to take TODAY:
Call your U.S. Representative's local offices.
Right now, leaders in Congress are weighing passing a spending bill that would last all the way through next September. With Sen. Harry Reid in charge of the Senate until January, it's certain that such a bill would surrender the power of the purse to the President for yet another year. We need Congress to pass a short-term funding resolution, until the new Congressional leadership takes over. Then, we need the new Congress to block funding for carrying this Amnesty out. It's critical that Congress knows you are not letting them rest one day. Call them today, back at their home district offices.

Send the new fax to your Representative.
Instead of peace and quiet back in their home offices next week, we need Representatives to face stacks of faxes on their desks from NumbersUSA members!
This fax will tell your Representative to vote for only a short-term funding measure this year, so that next year they can defund the Amnesty.
Make a donation to roll back this amnesty -- and have your gift matched 2-for-1!
With Pres. Obama ignoring Congress and making his own law, this thing could get away from us very, very fast. In fact, this Amnesty will go through unless we get Congress to defund it.
We are throwing EVERYTHING and the kitchen sink at making Congress stand up against the Amnesty. Remember, if they do nothing, 5 MILLION illegal aliens will receive Social Security numbers, work permits, and more.
We have a team of three dozen professionals working around the clock to block this Amnesty. NumbersUSA has led the way in blocking every Amnesty proposal in Congress for the last 14 years. We plan on winning again... but we need your help!
We need to raise $90,000 EXTRA dollars this week! Before midnight Saturday! I know you've helped before; NOW IS THE TIME to help again. Please give!
If you give us $25, we'll receive your $25,
          plus $50 more
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Thursday, November 20, 2014

How Nice

I received an email from the GOP asking for MY opinion on where we should go from here now that we have a conservative majority in both the House and the Senate.  WOW!  OK!  Lets get started!

Stick with the Constitution.
Block every move Obama makes contrary to it. Exercise the power of the purse strings even if it gets politically uncomfortable.
     He says "Everyone knows our immigration system is broken" and uses that as a cliche' to impose HIS will on a nation contrary to our desire.  Think of American workers FIRST before granting work visas to millions who usurp the system like HE has also done.  Secure the border. Enforce extant laws.  Stop birthright citizenship to babies born here from parents that are not US Citizens.  Grant merciful and compassionate immigration rulings on a case by case basis not forgetting the many good immigrants that have  LEGALLY applied and are waiting patiently for the system to work for them in the mean time.

Hold Obama and his underlings accountable for involvement in the myriad of tragic scandals and coverups (fast & furious, Benghazi, IRS, etc. etc.).  Impeach, arrest, prosecute, and mete out justice for all the hurt they have done to the American way. 

Dismantle and de-fund the thousands of pages of the unaffordable no-care act one chunk at a time starting with the mandate for all to take it except the elite politicians etc. (Personally, I think we should take the cushy pensions and benefits from the professional political hacks and use those funds to pay back the IOU's in the Social Security slush fund)  Make double sure that not one cent of taxpayer dollars is spent to pay for abortion on demand. De-fund Planned Parenthood.   Protect those who have religious reservations about those aspects of this bogus bill. 

Abolish the corrupt IRS and pass HJ Res.16, HR 25 & S 122. 

Protect the elderly on SS & Medicare etc. especially the veterans.    Make the department of Veteran Affairs one of the best healthcare providers in our Nation.  Keep our Armed Forces STRONG.  In regard to foreign policy, be the best friend Israel has on this hearth.  Stop giving money, military arms/expertise and other support to those that are openly harboring enemies to America.  Support our friends not our enemies.  If the UN wants to usurp American Sovereignty, kick them out of New York and De-fund all anti-American UN activity.  It is time for some American Exceptional-ism (in all humility) and those that do not like it deserve an economical smack down. If they do not like the "greedy" Capitalism of America, let them grovel at the feet of the Socialists in the world instead.

Do all that must be done to make America energy independent and by that I do NOT mean force so-called green alternatives on us to the total exclusion of fossil fuels etc.  American ingenuity and innovation by small business entrepreneurs will work a lot better than a central government  mandating the demands of fear mongering globalists with their bogus science of an irrevocable climate change that will destroy humanity. 

Pass a "Person-hood at conception" Bill to protect human life.  I do not understand how the so-called bleeding heart progressives are so all fired irately against this idea if they REALLY care about human life.  END the American Holocaust that began with Roe vs Wade and continues to march on shedding innocent blood in deadly devastation.

Oh, yes,  Make sure my second amendment rights are preserved and held in the highest esteem.

Well, I better stop for now but thanks for asking.  It would be wonderful if something about my thoughts here in were actually taken seriously in Washington D.C. for a change. 

Yours Truly,
Larry J. Killion

He does the opposite of what he says.

The Audacity of Hope

Amnesty for Ilegal alians will hurt America

Executive amnesty is unfair to American workers struggling to stay in the middle class or looking for a clear shot to work their way up into the middle class.
No executive order can repeal the law of supply and demand. President Obama himself wrote in his 2006 autobiography about the harm mass immigration (including illegal immigration) does to American workers:
"The number of immigrants added to the labor force every year is of a magnitude not seen in this country for over a century. If this huge influx of mostly low-skill workers provides some benefits to the economy as a also threatens to depress further the wages of blue-collar Americans and put strains on an already overburdened safety net."

--- Barak Obama, The Audacity of Hope, 2006

74 percent of midterm voters want President Obama to work with Congress, not go it alone on immigration.
"The President will arrogate to himself the sole and absolute power to decide who can work in the U.S., who can live in the U.S., and who can claim benefits in the U.S. -- by the millions. His actions will wipe out the immigration protections to which every single American citizen is lawfully entitled."

--- Sen. Jeff Sessions, "No Surrender On Immigration," Politico, November 10, 2014

The GOP must stop executive amnesty to keep it's promise to voters.
Immigration contributed greatly to the malaise midterm voters felt about the economy. After the election, Speaker Boehner and incoming Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell wrote in the Wall Street Journal:
"Americans have entrusted Republicans with control of both the House and Senate. We are humbled by this opportunity to help struggling middle-class Americans who are clearly frustrated by an increasing lack of opportunity, the stagnation of wages, and a government that seems incapable of performing even basic tasks."

--- John Boehner and Mitch McConnell, "Now We Can Get Congress Going," November 5, 2014.

Tuesday, November 18, 2014

After 7 Months CERT makes NO recommendation

Back in April, Jay Inslee created his Climate Emissions Reduction Taskforce (CERT) which he charged with the job of making “recommendations on how best to unleash the immense power of the market in reducing carbon pollution.” Yesterday, after nearly seven months, members of CERT released their final report. Underwhelming would be an apt description of its contents, considering Inslee had promised the task force would “come to the answers that work for Washington.”

As SHIFT sifted through CERT’s 91-page final report, it didn’t take long to discover that Inslee’s handpicked group had not actually reached a consensus on a policy recommendation which would make sense for Washington State. Instead, they decided to take a commentary (rather than advisory) approach. By not actually making concrete recommendations for a future cap-and-tax or carbon tax program, CERT punted and left the next move for raising energy costs on all Washingtonians up to Inslee.

And, as the Seattle Times pointed out on the front page today, the state’s own budget writers stated that reaching Inslee’s defined carbon-reduction goal “would add an additional $1.47 to the cost of a gallon of gasoline in 2035, and cause a substantial price increase in natural gas.” So, if Inslee gets his way with what his advisors claim will be “a package of measures,” Washingtonians will pay much more to both heat their homes and drive their cars. A big part of that gas price increase will likely come from Inslee going around the Legislature to require a “fuel mandate,” which a year ago his own consultant predicted could raise gas prices by a dollar or more per gallon.

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Say NO to Executive Amnesty.

Dear Patriot,

Fox News is reporting that Barack Obama will illegally grant amnesty to at least five million illegal aliens any day now.

And Senator Mitch McConnell says he will not support an effort to cut off funding for this executive amnesty.  He’s says it’s too politically risky to stand up to Barack Obama.

Once again, the Tea Party must do the work that the political elites in Washington refuse to do. But we need your help as soon as possible to do it!
Please make a generous contribution of $15, $25, $50, or whatever you possibly can afford to help change Mitch McConnell’s mind.

Mitch McConnell and the Senate Republicans need to get into the fight.  Barack Obama is now ruling by decree!

The American people didn’t elect a new Senate majority in huge numbers so they could turn around and surrender to Barack Obama before the first political shot is fired.

This kind of insanity is why ordinary Americans came together and formed the Tea Party movement in the first place.

And now, we must come together again to force the Senate Republicans to fight!

Please make the very best gift you can right now.

If Republicans refuse to fight, and Obama’s illegal executive amnesty is allowed to stand, millions and millions of additional illegal aliens will come pouring across our border.

And Barack Obama will welcome them with open arms.

In fact, just the other day his Secretary of Health and Human Services declared that illegals who receive amnesty should also get Obamacare!

These insane liberal policies are going to destroy our country. Barack Obama is determined to ram them through by executive fiat.

Now, more than ever, Mitch McConnell and the Senate Republicans need to get into the fight!

Please, this is urgent.

Republicans MUST cut off funding for executive amnesty.  They must include this funding cutoff in a bill that Obama has to sign. 

However, right now Mitch McConnell says he would rather let Obama’s illegal order stand than risk looking bad in the liberal media.

We need to remind Mitch McConnell and all the Washington politicians who is boss. “We the People” need to rally like never before to stop this executive amnesty disaster.

We need to swamp Congress with phone calls, emails, and faxes.  We need to swarm their district offices.  We need to hold protest rallies and media events.

And we need to do it as soon as possible.

Again, Obama will issue his illegal amnesty decree any day now.  Please help us fight back while there’s still time by making the very best gift you can.

Thank you in advance for all your help.
For Liberty,

Tea Party Patriots National Support Team