Civitas Review

Monthly Archives: August 2010

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    Further Documentation Rewards Legal Immigrants and Discourages Illegal Aliens

    Posted in Immigration, Politicians & Politicking By Karen Duquette

    America is the land of opportunity.  Each year, waves of immigrants come to this country seeking out a better life for themselves and their families.  To those who follow the rules and legally cross our borders, I admire them for their courage and determination.  Unfortunately, many immigrants come here illegally and obtain fraudulent documentation such […]

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    31

    Great Film in the Charlotte Area

    Posted in Education By Francis De Luca | Tagged , , , ,

    The Jessee Helms Center is screening 33 Minutes a film on missile defense by the Heritage Foundation Here are the facts: 33 Minutes Film Screening September 9, 2010 at 7:00 p.m. TATE HALL at Central Piedmont Community College 1206 Elizabeth Avenue – Charlotte, NC 28204 After the film screening, attendees are invited to participate in […]

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    Aug
    31

    Florida provides blueprint for boosting minority student achievement

    Posted in Education By Bob Luebke | Tagged , ,

    It looks like Wake County is finally getting serious about boosting minority student achievement. This morning’s News & Observer highlights how new data-driven guidelines supported by the new school board majority are helping to boost the percentage of high-performing minority students in gateway math courses. Under the old guidelines — which relied primarily on the judgments […]

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    Aug
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    Thomas Ross: "Friends in Low Places"

    Posted in Education, Life & Family Issues By Jessica Anderson | Tagged , ,

    Thomas Ross' support for radical, left wing groups just continues to grow. Yesterday, we exposed how he funded the  nefarious organization ACORN and now, this report highlights his support for abortion and gay rights. In the second installment of the three-part series examining the new President, I expose just how much money he funneled to […]

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    31

    Government Dependence at All-Time High

    Posted in Budget & Taxes By Brian Balfour | Tagged , , , ,

    Per USA Today: Government anti-poverty programs that have grown to meet the needs of recession victims now serve a record one in six Americans and are continuing to expand. More than 50 million Americans are on Medicaid, the federal-state program aimed principally at the poor, a survey of state data by USA TODAY shows. That's […]

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