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TOPLINE: Stuff You Need to Know for Monday, October 13, 2014

Behind The New Tea Party Patriots Illegal Immigration Documentary Mark Hager is the driving force behind the new Tea Party Patriots film The Border States of America, a feature-length documentary that examines the crisis of illegal immigration in the United States. A Tea Party Patriots state coordinator in North Carolina and professor of history at Lenoir-Rhyne University, Hager’s journey began with his study of the American sheriff. “Sheriffs are the only law enforcement branch elected by the people; sheriff’s are the grassroots of law enforcement,” explained Hager. “They have a very special place in America.” They also have a special ...

Inside the Border War

All across the country, thousands of Tea Party groups have brought the federal budget and the economy to the forefront of the public’s awareness. On the local, county, state, and national level alike, the members of these groups are pushing Tea Party values in every way possible. Nationally, Tea Party Patriots focuses on the budget, taxes, and the economy, local and state Tea Party groups have also branched off into other issues. Second Amendment infringement and private property rights are two such issues. Now, North Carolina State Coordinator Mark Hager has published two documentaries discussing the compromised borders of America. In early ...

Weekly Legislative Newsletter – October 10, 2011

Education Former NFL star Fran Tarkenton speaks out against teacher tenure and why it hurts good teachers and rewards the mediocre ones. What if the NFL salaries were based on tenure rather than ability and talent? Would players’ skills improve or would it rob them of an incentive to excel? This is exactly what we have in place with public education---teachers' pay is based on years of service not quality or skills in the classroom. In education, quantity (years of service) is greater than quality (excellent teaching skills) Quantity > Quality. To change our education game plan into a winning strategy contact Bruce Gardner at bruce@teaf...