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We can restore our Republic, beginning at the local level.  First, learn all you can about the Constitution, Bill of Rights, and the Declaration of Independence.  Study the Founders themselves, and the Founders’ Principles that guided them in creating those documents.  Go to the experts for this information:  Shane Krauser, the National Center for Constitutional Studies, and The Jefferson Center.   Also, learn how to exert your Civic Authority.  Go to the Center for Self-Governance to find out when the 5 classes are available near you.   "Never doubt that a small group of committed citizens can change the world  Indeed, it is the only thing that ever has." Margaret Mead.

The National Common Core Standards System

This heavily referenced, 48-page document is the result of three months of research effort on the part of members of Arizona's Mommy Lobby, with the help of Emmett McGroarty of the American Principles Project.   It has been distributed to Arizona's House and Senate Education Committees, Governor Ducey's office, most of Arizona's leadership, as well as the Arizona State Board of Education.  If you have questions about Common Core in Arizona (aka Arizona's College and Career Ready Standards) most of the answers are contained in this document titled the National Common Core Standards System 

Chapter headings include:  1) History of Common Core: America and Arizona; 2) The Common Core are Inferior, Defective, and do Not Lead to Readiness for Authentic College Work; 3) High Stakes Testing; 4) Data Collection and Personally Identifiable Information; and 5) Teacher Accountability.

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Tags: AzMERIT, Common Core, High Stakes Testing
September 2, 2015
Parental Rights Rally! Oct. 17, 10:30 am, State Capitol South Lawn

Click HERE to see the flyer, which includes the address of the event and a map.

Were your children or grandchildren threatened by their school stating they had to take AzMERIT?  Were they told that opting out was "against the law"?  

Are you unhappy with the "Common Core-aligned" curriculum, teaching, and AzMERIT in your children's school which supports Common Core?

Do you agree that we should have "local control" over education?

Here is an opportunity for all of us to come together to talk about our Parental Rights and how they have been ignored and trampled on.  Common Core isn't "just a set of standards."  It is an entire system that includes federal and corporate funded and promoted standards, curriculum, high stakes testing, and data mining of personally identifiable student information.  

See below for more details.  

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Tags: AzMERIT, Common Core
August 29, 2015
The War Room: In Theaters Now

Please check your local listings for a showing near you.  There will be a special showing in Payson on Saturday, September 5, at 10:00 AM.  $7.00 includes the price of the ticket, drink, and popcorn.  This special is available at the Sawmill Theater located at 201 W. Main Street, Payson, AZ.   

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Tags: Christianity
August 29, 2015
In Christ Alone and Come Thou Fount of Every Blessing: Susanna Heystek

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Tags: Christianity
August 29, 2015
Religious Convictions of America's Founders: George Walton

"And for the support of this Declaration, with a firm Reliance on the Protection of divine Providence, we mutually pledge to each other our Lives, our Fortunes, and our sacred Honor."  Declaration of Independence, July 4, 1776 

George Walton, Georgia.  

George Walton, an Episcopalian, was born near Farmville, Virginia, in about 1741.  His parents were poor, and both died when George was only 12 years old.  He was apprenticed to a carpenter, a man of limited education, who worked him hard during the day and refused to provide him with a candle to read at night.

But George Walton wasn't an ordinary boy.  He possessed a thirst for knowledge and was gifted with a strong intellect and determined spirit.  He did not enjoy any special advantages, except for his own strong desire to expand his mind and develop his skills of carpentry.  During the day, he would find moments to collect lightwood, which served to allow him to read at night.  

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Tags: Christianity, Declaration of Independence, Founders
August 28, 2015
Kelli Ward Beats John McCain in Latest Arizona Poll

Dr. Kelli Ward, Arizona Senator representing LD5 is 9 percentage points ahead of John McCain in a recent poll,  according to independent polling company Gravis Marketing that conducted the August 15 poll.  It surveyed 844 Republican primary voters and 427 Democratic.  This is a dramatic improvement over a similar poll taken in May which showed McCain favored over Ward.  

The polls also suggest that either Ward or McCain could beat Democrat U.S. Representative "Pro Abortion Ann" Kirkpatrick.  

Click HERE to read the entire article, as published in Breitbart.  

John McCain was censored over a year ago by Arizona precinct committeemen all over the state for good reason.  This GOP vote followed censures by the Gila County Republican Party, as well as Maricopa, Cochise, Apache, and Santa Cruz County Republican Committees.  Most censures stated that John McCain had:  

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Tags: Kelli Ward, John McCain
August 24, 2015
Bruce Barton Passes, Husband of Rep. Brenda Barton

LD6 Representative Brenda Barton  lost her husband, Bruce, suddenly, following a brief hospitalization.  Bruce was Rep. Barton’s right arm.  Like Brenda, Bruce was a passionate patriot, a defender and fighter for individual liberty, at a time when too many people look to government to solve their problems. He was completely devoted to Brenda. He will be painfully missed. May Brenda feel God's comfort and Light as she carries on.  Please pray for Brenda and her family during this very difficult time. 

Visitation and Funeral Arrangements

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Tags: Arizona Legislature, Families, American Values
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