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commented on Santorum Leads Solidarity Delegation to Israel 2014-08-15 17:18:16 -0400 · Flag
Thank you Senator Santorum for leading this diplomatic mission to Israel. Please send our wishes for peace and solidarity for all people of good will in the Middle East.

signed War on jobs 2014-06-10 17:25:03 -0400

New EPA Regulations will kill jobs and hike consumer energy bills.


“Hardworking families across this country continue to face an uphill climb as long as President Obama is in the White House. With the announcement that he has put into place job-killing regulations on coal-fired plants, hundreds of thousands of Americans will lose their jobs.” Rick Santorum


I stand with Patriot Voices because:

  • These regulations from the EPA are unfair and unnecessary and will cost thousands of workers their jobs and millions more will face higher energy costs.
  • Obamacare is a heavy-enough burden for an economy coming out of the worst recession since the great depression.
  • With our shrinking economy, we cannot afford even more burdens and roadblocks on businesses that want to be hiring workers.
  • This radical proposal to stop “climate change” is part of the elite liberal agenda and is not supported by hardworking Americans across the country.

Enough is enough, President Obama. Stop the war on jobs and stop hurting American families.

 

2,168 signatures

signed up on BCC Bookmark Signup 2014-04-08 17:05:37 -0400

BCC Bookmark Signup

State Chairs and Chapter Leaders:

Help us get out the word about Rick Santorum's new book - Blue Collar Conservatives! 

We'll send you 50 bookmarks to pass out in your community!

Click here to view.  

Simply complete the info below and we'll ship them to you!  

You may also download the flyer here and take it to your local printer to make copies.

Please note: This is a special opportunity just for our state chairs and chapter leaders. Please do not share this link. 

Please email Shelley Ahlersmeyer if you have any questions!

 

 


commented on Happy Independence Day 2013-07-04 11:37:54 -0400 · Flag
Thanks for reminding us to keep the fire of liberty burning bright. Happy Independence Day to your family and all Patriots!

signed Oppose CRPD Ratification 2013-05-16 20:11:04 -0400

Oppose the U.N. Disabilities Treaty (CRPD) Ratification

CRPD is back! We stopped it once before but efforts are again underway to ratify the U.N. Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities.  We need your help again!  If ratified, this dangerous treaty would threaten U.S. sovereignty and parental rights - it must be stopped.

While we are still waiting for the Senate Foreign Relations Committee to schedule a hearing, there is something you can do right now.

The House Sovereignty Caucus is preparing a letter to the U.S. Senate and House leaders voicing their opposition and asking them to not ratify this outrageous treaty. Will you help us recruit your congressman to sign that letter? These members of Congress need to hear from their constituents so your communication can make the difference!

4 STEPS TO HELP US STOP CRPD!

  1. Add your contact information below, reinforcing your commitment to stand against CRPD.
  2. Take 5 minutes to contact your Representative by email and phone to urge him or her to sign onto this important letter to oppose the ratification of CRPDClick here to find a sample email and a link to find your congressman's contact information.
  3. Download this petition and circulate it with your friends, family and neighbors. Mail or email signed petitions back to us ASAP.
  4. Spread the word!

To sign the CRPD petition and learn more about this dangerous treaty, click here.

Please take 5 minutes to send an email to your congressman and make your voice be heard. 

15 signatures

signed Demand the truth about Benghazi 2013-05-09 16:40:32 -0400

Demand The Truth about Benghazi!

5,497 signatures

It’s been more than two years and we still don’t have answers about what happened in Benghazi, Libya when four brave Americans were killed on September 11, 2012. 

While the White House is doing its best to quietly and purposefully sweep this tragedy under the rug, we are Patriot Voices are refusing to back down.

We refuse to back down until former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton comes out of the dark and starts answering the important questions about who knew what and when.

Former Secretary of State Clinton asked "what difference, at this point, does it make?"  It makes a big difference.  The truth matters, and the victims' families as well as the American people deserve to know what happened.  Watch this video and help us demand that Hillary Clinton come clean on the following:

•         Who knew what and when?

•         Why were warnings ignored?

•         Was there a cover up?

•         Why were the talking points changed 12 times?

•         Why did her spokesperson delete critical facts regarding the attacks?

 


Stop Government Hypocrisy: Sign Our Petition!

6,325 signatures

Those who represent us in Washington are suggesting that they – the very ones who passed Obamacare – are finding ways to weasel their way out of having to follow that law.

This is absurd and an example of government hypocrisy:  Do as I say, but not as I do.

Patriot Voices is compiling a petition to present to Congress to tell them that exempting themselves from Obamacare is wrong, hypocritical and a slap in the face to our democratic process. Add your name below to those who want to stop government hypocrisy!


commented on It's simple.....not 2013-03-18 19:45:13 -0400 · Flag
Never give up Ken! Good things happen to those who persevere.

commented on drpankonin@hotmail.com 2013-03-18 19:41:55 -0400 · Flag
We certainly need tax reform. I have heard Mike Huckabee say good things about the Fair tax. Unfortunately, I don’t think it will happen with Obama in the White House.

published To seek truth, beauty and goodness in American Dream 2013-03-15 16:13:31 -0400

To seek truth, beauty and goodness

I'm searching for happiness, which is the longing of every human soul.  As Augustine said centuries ago, our hearts were made for you Oh God, and they will not rest until they rest in you.

I'm trying to do my part by joining Patriot Voices and promoting conservative principles in my community.  I'm also working on being the best mom, wife and physician I can be.


commented on Conservative Values 2013-01-19 15:17:54 -0500 · Flag
Preserving the traditional definition of marriage in law is key to protecting the only institution that connects children with their moms and dads.

The birthright of every child to know and as far as possible be raised by his or her married mother and father trumps the emotional needs of consenting adults.

We must promote the marriage culture of getting married before having children in order to pursue the conservative goals of limited government. When the family structure breaks down, the government has to step in with costly social services.

signed Hagel Opposition Signup 2013-01-11 20:34:15 -0500

Stop Chuck Hagel's Nomination as Secretary of Defense

1,867 voices

Senator Chuck Hagel is the wrong choice for Secretary of Defense because his confirmation would send a dangerous signal to Iran and other radical Islamic elements which would make our country and our allies less secure.  Not only did Senator Hagel tip off the Iranians that he would not use strength to prevent them from obtaining nuclear weapons, he disrespects our strongest ally in the middle east, Israel. Time after time, Sen. Hagel has sought to distance the United States from Israel and refused to support efforts to end terrorist attacks on Israel.

Chuck Hagel’s anti-Israel, pro-Iran mindset makes him uniquely unqualified to serve as our Defense Secretary.

Add your voice to Patriot Voices' fight to stop Chuck Hagel’s nomination as Secretary of Defense using the short form below.

UPDATE: We’ve learned that Chuck Hagel’s confirmation hearing is set for January 31st. Please take three minutes to call or email your senators now and tell them to vote "no" on this nomination.  Find your senators at this link.  

UPDATE #2: The Senate Armed Services Committee announced that they are postponing the vote on Chuck Hagel's nomination to be Secretary of Defense. This is because of your calls, emails and overall opposition to Senator Hagel! Let’s keep the pressure on! Here are three easy ways to take action:

• Go to notochuck.com to send an email to your senators

Click here to to find links to tweet your senators:

• Call the capitol switchboard and ask to speak to your senators: 202-224-3121

UPDATE #3: Sen. Harry Reid has scheduled the confirmation vote for Friday, February 15th.  A 60 vote threshold is required.  Keep calling and emailing!

 

 


signed Balanced Budget Amendment Petition 2013-10-18 09:46:07 -0400

14,376 signatures

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National Petition for a Balanced Budget Amendment

Sponsored by Patriot Voices

To: All members of the 114th United States Congress

I, the undersigned, a lover of liberty, an American patriot, and a concerned citizen, do hereby implore you, our elected representatives, to immediately introduce, vote on, and pass a 28th amendment to the United States Constitution mandating a balanced budget.

A Balanced Budget Amendment would require by law that the federal government not spend more than it takes in and would ultimately cap federal spending at 18% of gross domestic product (GDP).

Because our country can't afford to continue down this unsustainable fiscal course any longer, I urge you to pass this Balanced Budget Amendment before completing the federal budget for the coming fiscal year.

According to my First Amendment right to petition, I expect full compliance with this request, and will hold you accountable and responsible for fulfilling it.

Finally, I do hereby pledge to stand with Rick Santorum, Patriot Voices, and conservative patriots nationwide in support of fiscal sanity, accountability, and a balanced budget.

Hereby signed,


commented on Santorum Reacts to Fiscal Cliff Debacle 2013-01-02 20:27:48 -0500 · Flag
I am not a big balanced budget amendment fan, but this past few days have been absolutely ridiculous. If I don’t see serious entitlement reform in the next 60 days, I will have no choice than go throw my support behind the balanced budget amendment movement.

My husband thinks that the world economy will collapse if we pass a BB amendment. Not sure why…what does Senator Santorum think about that concern?

commented on Stand With Hobby Lobby 2012-12-31 15:16:39 -0500 · Flag
I agree, we should patronize Hobby Lobby. They have done a great job with custom picture framing in my home.

Religious liberty is a fundamental human right and the government shall not prohibit the free exercise thereof.

Gun Violence Commission - I nominate Karen Santorum

President Obama said that he wanted to include people from across the political spectrum in VP Biden's gun violence commission.  I nominate Karen Santorum.  I believe that her experience as a mother of eight children, an author of a book about grieving the loss of a child, a nurse with skills in patient advocacy, a lawyer and a gun owner makes her uniquely qualified.  Patriots across America want an advocate for children, patients and the second amendment on Presidents Obama's commission.  I nominate Karen Santorum.

 

Please consider using social media and calling the White House to nominate Karen.

This is my personal endorsement and does not necessarily reflect the view of Patriot Voices.


signed Made in the USA 2014-11-11 19:44:03 -0500

Take the 5th Annual Made in the USA Christmas Challenge!

For many years, we have been talking about how supporting the American worker and manufacturing will grow the economy in a way that benefits everyone. We all saw Donald Trump beat Hillary Clinton by being a champion of these issues. 

As we enter the Christmas season, millions of hard-working American families in the manufacturing industry or in communities impacted by that industry are struggling to make ends meet.

Rather than wait for Donald Trump to take office and implement new policies, we are going to do what we have done each Christmas for the past four years – ask you to take the Made In the USA Christmas Challenge below and lift up these workers!

Did you know that a large percentage of our Christmas gift dollars go overseas? For every $1 we spend in the USA on manufacturing, $1.81 will be added to the economy. That is a great deal! 

This is how it works. After you sign the pledge, just take a look at your gift-giving budget and decide to spend as much as you can on things made in this country. It’s that simple!  

We understand that there are things that are hard to find made in the USA, like iPhones and sweater-vests. It may not be possible to buy everything made in the USA, just try your best.

Also, buying local and supporting small businesses is another way to help our American workers. Consider shopping on Saturday, November 26th and being a part of Small Business Saturday.

Help make this a Red White and Blue Christmas by putting the American worker first. Join us by taking the 5th Annual Made in the USA Christmas Challenge!

2,541 signatures

commented on Rick Santorum Applauds Defeat of Flawed U.N. Disabilities Treaty 2012-12-04 16:51:46 -0500 · Flag
So happy this treaty was not ratified. May God bless all disabled people and their families who love them.

commented on Moms Know Best Hangout 2012-09-13 20:50:44 -0400 · Flag
How can moms in America support women’s rights in Muslim countries?

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