Friday, September 13, 2013

Show Notes 09/12/2013

Show Thursday 09/12/13

What is the Senate up to: continued
- Sen. Kelly Ayotte (R-N.H.) amendment 161, to have a full audit of the financial statements of the Department of Defense by 2017.
- Sen. Mark Kirk (R-Ill.) amendment 671, to address Iran sanctions.
- Sen. Lisa Murkowski amendment 672, to provide fishery assistance.

Public Schools Now Teaching Government Is Like Your Family
The latest bit of socialist, leftist drivel comes to us today from the heartland of America. Actually this is part of Obama’s old stomping ground: Skokie, Illinois. The East Prarie School District is now teaching their fourth graders that the government is just like your family.

Parents who home school question Common Core reach
There are few things 9-year-old Rhett Ricardo relishes more than curling up on his family’s living room couch and delving into a novel, like “Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea” – his imagination whirling as he reads the fantastical plot about a mysterious sea monster and a submarine, his mother says. 

Adam Smith's economy
Adam Smith (1723-1790) was a Scottish philosopher and economist who is best known as the author of An Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth Of Nations (1776), one of the most influential books ever written.

Thomas Jefferson's Draft of the Declaration of Independence
http://www.thefederalistpapers.org/jeffersons-rough-draft-of-the-declaration-of-independence