Morning Reads – Thursday, August 25, 2016

On this date in 1941, FDR  signed the bill appropriating funds for construction of the Pentagon

Peaches

Jimmy Carter

Sweet Tea

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Isakson, as in 2010, agrees to only one debate. The good news is Buckley will be included. Bad news is Isakson is so strong that it won’t matter. In the presidential contest a Buckley style candidate would poll well above 10% against the two current presidential candidates because Buckley actually has workable positions on issues.

On another subject AJC reports Blue Cross rates will increase 21% for Georgians on Obamacare. Other Obamacare provider rates will increase also. A portion of these increases will be funded by taxpayers.

http://digital.olivesoftware.com/Olive/ODN/AtlantaJournalConstitution/afterLogin.ashx?Reader=/Olive/ODN/AtlantaJournalConstitution/default.aspx&Id=7F40A2A3-8054-4F88-9F1F-55B7C8B71431&d=2016-08-25&r=none&c=58b403e4cee5ff83259ebf39e73d2ccb

davidmac
davidmac

No more treason-flags in national cemeteries. Only to be allowed graveside during Memorial Day and Treason Memorial Day.

https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/powerpost/wp/2016/08/25/va-moves-to-restrict-treason-symbols-at-cemeteries/

augusta52
augusta52

So Pence is coming to Atlanta for a fundraiser at an “undisclosed location” (well, you have to RSVP to get the address according to the invitation). Is he giving some secret CIA briefing?

Dave Bearse
Dave Bearse

Pence, the guy the GOP said would bring gravitas to the ticket, ought to be in hiding after saying that he had “never spent time with someone more devoted to the armed forces” about Trump and then Trump saying he’d sacrificed for the country by running businesses.

Dave Bearse
Dave Bearse

The nearly daily disasters that are the Trump campaign are so egregious that the disasters of a few months ago are ancient history. The occur so frequently that they’re unable to penetrate the bubble, so Trump’s got that going for him. Today’s history lesson: “I’m speaking with myself, number one, because I have a very good brain and I’ve said a lot of things.”—Trump in response to a question from Morning Joe on who he consults about foreign policy. Trump said he does not need to read extensively because he reaches the right decisions “with very little knowledge other than… Read more »

davidmac
davidmac
Ellynn
Ellynn

They estimate the cost will be over $ 5 million, they are not sending out any bills to the survivors or the families of those who died why be treated at the two centers, they are covering future follow up care and surgeries. and one center is not even billing the insurance companies

http://www.orlandosentinel.com/news/pulse-orlando-nightclub-shooting/os-orlando-health-wont-bill-pulse-victims-20160824-story.html?via=newsletter&source=CSAMedition