Eagle Forum Legislative Alerts
Tuesday, March 03, 2015
One of the biggest reasons why parents want to get rid of Common Core in the schools is that they recognize it as an attempt of the Federal Government to take control of what our kids are taught and not taught. They know that our U.S. Constitution gives absolutely no control over education to the Federal Government and they don’t want federal control to sneak in under cover of Common Core. Parents know that the Tenth Amendment to the U.S. Constitution states: “The powers not delegated to the United States by the Constitution…are reserved to the States…, or to the people.” Federal laws have repeatedly made it crystal clear that the Federal Government has no authority whatsoever over education.
Monday, March 02, 2015
In the first week of February, the Islamic State released a video showing a Jordanian pilot being burned alive in a steel cage. The next day, the United Nations issued a report describing scary details of the Islamic state’s “mass executions of boys, as well as reports of beheadings, crucifixions of children, and burying children alive.” And the very next day after that, President Obama gave a speech at the National Prayer Breakfast where he publicly and deliberately insulted his audience and all Christians by criticizing the “terrible deeds” committed “in the name of Christ.” Quite a week, wasn’t it!
Saturday, February 28, 2015
President Obama has promised 2 years of free community college for American students. But can college really be free? Join us as we push past the rhetoric and ask the hard questions.
Listen to Eagle Forum Live Radio Program aired on 2-28-15
Listen every Saturday (11-Noon CST): Bott Radio Network
Archived Eagle Forum Live Radio Programs
Friday, February 27, 2015
You should know the name Saul Alinsky. Born in Chicago in 1909, he devoted his whole life to defeating the capitalist system and Western Civilization. Alinsky and his followers want to replace our economy and system of government with their Communist, so-called utopian society. Of course, that system has proven a failure time and time again.
Upasana Kone, 26, moved from South India to the Seattle suburbs almost a year ago, after she got married. ...This is one of the policies that has made Pres. Obama popular with the super-rich, and with businesses that like high American unemployment and cheap imported labor.
Her husband is an engineer at Microsoft. He's here on what's called an H-1B visa, for highly skilled foreign workers, and it's estimated that more than half a million workers are in the U.S. on these visas at any given time. ...
President Obama recently announced an executive action to allow work permits for some tech spouses. ...
It's expected about 100,000 spouses would initially qualify, then 35,000 more each year after. But final details are still in the works.