Category Archives: Government

The Rest of the Story on BHSI

Over time and history, people have learned that sunshine is necessary in government affairs. Light brings accountability to government officials. Like all the rest of humanity, officials are more careful with spending, as well as with policy, when their constituents … Continue reading

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High Plains Patriots Again Request BHSI Emails

Almost a year ago a member of the Patriots inadvertently became aware of the existence of emails between City of Clovis officials, members of the Economic Development Board (EDTAB), and the Clovis Industrial Development Corporation (CIDC) that had not been … Continue reading

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Memorial Day: Folding the Flag In Honor of Those Fallen in Battle

On the occasion of Memorial Day, when we honor the fallen in battle, here is the history and symbolism behind the folding of the flag that covers the casket of a fallen warrior. The first fold stands for liberty. In … Continue reading

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Citizen’s Right to Petition Denied by City

On May 1st, the High Plains Patriots joined the New Mexico Citizens Coalition in submitting a petition for the election of an ordinance that requires photo identification of voters in Clovis municipal elections. The city of Rio Rancho has this … Continue reading

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The Green Movement Wants to Control Your Property and You

What if the “green” movement isn’t saving the earth, but instead is enslaving humanity? BLUE is more than a film, it’s an idea. Ideas have the power to change the way we think, begin movements, and even change the world. … Continue reading

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The States Gave Power to DC – The States May Take It Away.

The Convention of States is a project of the Citizens for Self Governance. According to the website dedicated to this project: Citizens concerned for the future of their country, under a federal government that’s increasingly bloated, corrupt, reckless and invasive, … Continue reading

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Foundations of Freedom – On Your Mark

When the founders of our government gathered to form a more perfect union, they were educated and intelligent men working carefully to assure the freedoms of the nation they were building. The documents on which they founded the relationships between … Continue reading

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