Author Archives: Citizen Tom

About Citizen Tom

I am just an average citizen interested in promoting informed participation in the political process.

A SELF-INFLICTED PROBLEM — ILLEGAL IMMIGRATION

Supposedly, illegal immigration is a problem we cannot solve. Supposedly, we cannot stop people from sneaking across the border, overstaying their visas, or whatever it is someone might do to sneak into our country. Supposedly, we cannot stop employers from … Continue reading

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OF WHAT IS TOM AFRAID?

Of what is Tom afraid? When I was little, I feared as nameless horrors hunger and pain. The warm hugs of my mother and the sometime too distant strength of my father brought some comfort. Yet in time I learned that … Continue reading

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Spiritual Gifts: When Did The Accrediting Gifts Go Out Of Existence? — Reblogged from Settledinheaven.org

Because Rob Barkman post tend to be long and thoughtful, I get to them as I can. So it has taken awhile to add these last two posts to the list. Spiritual Gifts: When Did The Accrediting Gifts Go Out Of Existence? (Part 1). Spiritual … Continue reading

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WHEN DOES ENOUGH BECOME ENOUGH?

Have you been reading stories like this? (H/T to Gunny G, Obama Readies Pen For “Executive Amnesty” …)   Obama Eyes Major Immigration Move (time.com) The President may be preparing to provide temporary legal status to millions of undocumented immigrants When President Obama issues … Continue reading

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WHAT CAN WE DO TO STRENGTHEN OUR SOUTHERN BORDER?

Here is some weekend reading. Delegate Bob Marshall sent out this email Tuesday.  He posted it here on his website too. Since Marshall has given the matter a lot of thought, and he an expert legal matters, what he wrote is worth taking the … Continue reading

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