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Monday, July 18, 2016

SALLY MORRIS: DEFENDING THE RIGHT TO CONSCIENCE

On the first day of the national GOP convention of 2016, the major topic before the delegates is whether they should be allowed to “vote their conscience”.  It is difficult…...

Friday, July 01, 2016

SALLY MORRIS:  AN OPEN LETTER TO TEA PARTY PATRIOTS ON INDEPENDENCE DAY - END POLITICAL WELFARE

I received a note from our friends in Northwest Minnesota.  Some of you have been here since the beginning of the tea party movement and know the tremendous contribution these…...

Sunday, June 26, 2016

SALLY MORRIS: NEVER TRUMP!

Conservatives in America are being given an impossible choice – Donald Trump or Hillary Clinton.  One short year ago this choice would have been unthinkable.  Remember?  Back then we were…...

Thursday, June 23, 2016

SALLY MORRIS:  MOB RULE?  AUTHORITARIANSIM? ASK BEN CARSON

Well, Donald Trump surrogate Ben Carson is at it again.  He has observed that some people believe 100% that as Americans we have the right to bear arms like the…...

Thursday, June 16, 2016

SALLY MORRIS:  WE’RE IN JIHAD WHETHER WE CALL IT THAT OR NOT

We are in jihad in America today.  Maybe you didn’t notice.  Maybe you thought, “Oh, dear!  We just had another terrorist attack.”  Fifty people died in Orlando last weekend.  The…...

Saturday, June 11, 2016

SALLY MORRIS:  WHY WE NEED TO AUDIT THE GAS AND OIL DIVISION – NOW!

Paul Sorum stirred up a hornet’s nest a couple of weeks ago when he called for a performance audit of the Gas and Oil Division.  Some were ready to dismiss…...

Friday, June 10, 2016

SALLY MORRIS: THE CANDIDATE THE MEDIA DOES NOT WANT YOU TO HEAR . . . WHY NOT?

It is election eve.  We have come a long way since the GOP convention in March.  We saw one conservative candidate for governor go head-to-head with near-incumbent Wayne Stenehjem, the…...

Tuesday, May 31, 2016

SALLY MORRIS:  THE CHILL IS ALREADY UPON US

Many conservatives have not endorsed or supported Donald Trump since he has run away with the delegate count for various reasons – some of us simply do not believe anything…...

Sunday, May 29, 2016

SALLY MORRIS: WHAT IS WRONG WITH LETTING TRANSGENDERS USE THE LADIES’ ROOM?

What about a law that says that no one under the age of 21 be allowed to begin any "transgendering" process – hormonal, surgical or other – and that until…...

Saturday, May 14, 2016

SALLY MORRIS:  IT IS FINALLY TIME TO BRING THE CURTAIN DOWN ON THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION

“We should shrink the size and power of the federal government by every and any means possible. What does that mean? That means eliminating unnecessary or unconstitutional agencies.” – Ted…...

Wednesday, May 04, 2016

SALLY MORRIS: THE END OF FREE SPEECH IN NORTH DAKOTA?

With the national Republican competition now ended, North Dakota citizens have time to focus on our own issues close to home.  And there are many.  North Dakota has become a…...

Monday, April 25, 2016

SALLY MORRIS: SEPARATING THE WHEAT FROM THE CHAFF

The recent discussion about public restrooms has separated more than genders – it has separated the liberals from the mugwumps from the conservatives. It turns out that the transgender bathroom…...

Wednesday, April 20, 2016

SALLY MORRIS: NORTH DAKOTA VOTERS DESERVE SUBSTANCE IN THE JUNE PRIMARY

The race for Governor of North Dakota is simmering as we lurch into a politically charged atmosphere in spring of 2016. First there was the lead-up to the GOP state…...

Friday, April 08, 2016

SALLY MORRIS: WINDS OF CHANGE?

The impressive showing of conservative gubernatorial candidate Rick Becker is a bellwether of North Dakota's restive spirit after years the big-spending machinery in Bismarck. Becker took over one-third of the…...

Tuesday, April 05, 2016

SALLY MORRIS: THE TRUTH ABOUT TED CRUZ AND IMMIGRATION

This is in response to many questions churned up by the Trump campaign which are meant to deceive rather than inform voters and the general audience.  Steve Miller’s remarks, made…...

SALLY MORRIS: BEST IN SHOW

Donald Trump has stated this week that it was a "mistake" to put out those pictures of Heidi Cruz and maybe he even admitted it was rotten of him to…...

Saturday, April 02, 2016

SALLY MORRIS: LET’S PLAY FANTASY POLITICS!

I’ve been playing Fantasy Politics!  This is how it works:  you just think up a reasonable (or at least possible) scenario and see what would happen under the circumstances you…...

Thursday, January 21, 2016

SALLY MORRIS:  A NICE CIRCLE OF FRIENDS

Donald Trump has amassed a great gaggle of friends and admirers during his blitzkrieg campaign.  He succeeded in getting the only voice more shrill and demented than that of Hillary…...

Wednesday, January 20, 2016

SALLY MORRIS: A LETTER TO IOWA

We stand in awe of Donald Trump, the most limber of all candidates.  With breathtaking agility he flips, vaults and spins New York Values on abortion, immigration, gay marriage and…...

Monday, December 21, 2015

SALLY MORRIS: THE ART OF THE WASHINGTON DEAL

I’m not here to rail against Paul Ryan, RINO-in-Chief, and his treasonous sellout, nor his brothers in this crime (including Kevin Cramer and Collin Peterson and their cohorts in the…...

Tuesday, December 08, 2015

SALLY MORRIS: HEAR NO EVIL, SEE NO EVIL, SPEAK NO EVIL

In the aftermath of the carnage at the county agency in San Bernardino, we are learning several things - among them, that the young “Middle Eastern” couple who committed the…...

Monday, December 07, 2015

SALLY MORRIS: DONALD TRUMP - WHICHEVER WAY THE WIND BLOWS

SALLY MORRIS: DONALD TRUMP –  WHICHEVER WAY THE WIND BLOWS In so many instances we have seen that Donald Trump has held mutually exclusive points of view on some very…...

Thursday, December 03, 2015

SALLY MORRIS: AN ENEMY BY ANY NAME . . .

It always happens - as soon as one of our local “thinkers” (most recently Elliot Glassheim) scolds us for having an adverse opinion of Islam, an event takes place which…...

Monday, September 28, 2015

SALLY MORRIS:  GETTING OUR HOUSE IN ORDER

There was something else on my mind to write about this week, but the shifting sands of Capitol Hill brought to the fore a long-awaited opportunity.  For those residing on…...

Wednesday, September 09, 2015

SALLY MORRIS: GRAND FORKS “STAKEHOLDERS” WILLING TO SELL BILL OF RIGHTS

[On March 17, Christian speaker, author and critic of Islam, Usama Dakdok, gave a presentation in Grand Forks at the Empire Arts Center.  His visit was followed by a local…...

Tuesday, August 04, 2015

SALLY MORRIS: TAKING THE BAIT - AGAIN

For almost two weeks we have been treated to photos, stories and interviews about poor Cecil, the lion slaughtered by a Minnesota dentist.  For the one or two people left…...

Tuesday, May 26, 2015

SALLY MORRIS:  AREN’T WE JUST TALKING PRICE?

I don’t know about you, but I have had just about all I can stand of conservative talk show hosts and various Republican and conservative politicians and commentators going after…...

Thursday, April 16, 2015

SALLY MORRIS:  AND ANOTHER ONE RIDES THE BUS

Now that yet another “conservative” candidate has emerged to run for president, we should pause – before the herd grows to its accustomed 12-man size – to evaluate what we…...

Sunday, February 15, 2015

SALLY MORRIS: AN EXCHANGE WITH A GENUINE RACIST

(Ever wonder what a real bigot sounds like?  Read on.)In the past I have expressed deep concern about eligibility issues with regard to Ted Cruz's candidacy.  As I have written…...

Monday, February 09, 2015

SALLY MORRIS:  AMAZING DISGRACE

As might well be expected, President Obama's comments at the National Prayer Breakfast this week drew some well-earned fire. Not to beat a dead horse, but we've heard this theory…...

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