Gilbert Watch Blog
- October 31, 2017
- Claims About Frank Riggs' "Environmental Record" Are Flatly Wrong and Very Misleading
At a recent Legislative District meeting, an opponent of Frank Riggs, who is also running for Arizona Superintendent of Public Instruction, asserted that two bills co-sponsored by former Congressman Riggs "...crippled the logging industry" and "crippled the fishing industry." The fact is that Congressman Riggs did exactly the opposite! His bills helped those industries! He was one of the strongest supporters in Congress of the resource-based industries and private property rights. Because of his opposition to the extreme environmental movement, eco-terrorists targeted Riggs and even rampaged through his office vandalizing it and dragging in a tree stump and chaining themselves to it.
Here is the Truth, as stated by Candidate Riggs:Click here to read more
- October 20, 2017
- President Trump's 2017 Winning List!
THIS IS WHAT WINNING LOOKS LIKE!!!
Thank You President Trump
(Compiled by Sandi Bartlett as of 10/18/2017, stats change often)
Supreme Court Justice GorsuchClick here to read more
Opened 1st new coal mine in decades
Travel ban reinstated by Supreme Court
Selling American energy to Poland
Withdrew from TPP
Won 4 out of 4 Special Elections
Fired James Comey
Ended “Catch and release” program
Border crossings down over 70%- lowest in 17 years
Crack down on Sanctuary Cities
Consumer confidence at 16 yr high
$4 Trillion of new wealth in stock market
- October 19, 2017
- Arizona Origin Science Association Meeting Oct. 24
The Gila Division of the Arizona Origin Science Association (AZOSA) will hold its last meeting of the year on Tuesday, October 24 at 7:00 pm, in the Payson Public Library Meeting Room. Address is 328 N. McLane Rd., Payson. The featured speaker is Keaton Halley from Creation Ministries International. His presentation is titled, "Creation: What's The Big Deal?"Click here to read more
- October 11, 2017
- Frank Riggs to Speak October 21 in Globe
Please plan on attending the Saturday, October 21 meeting of the Cobre Valley Republican Club. The featured guest speaker is Frank Riggs, candidate for Arizona Superintendent of Public Instruction. The meeting begins at 9:30 am at 424 N. Broad Street in Globe, Arizona. Everyone is welcome!
Frank Riggs has served country and community as an Army veteran and former police officer. An education leader who gets results, he's been called “the most qualified candidate for Superintendent of Public Instruction in Arizona History.”Click here to read more
- October 7, 2017
- Screwdrivers Murder!!!
by Roy Carnine
retired trial attorney
Mount Vernon, Illinois
(Anita Christy's brother)
Shame on the main stream media (i.e., Committing Broadcast Scare aka CBS, National Bull Crap aka NBC and About Bull Crap aka ABC) ) and our elected representatives for not bringing to the nation's attention frightening facts concerning screwdrivers!
While firearms are number 1 in The 10 Most Common Murder Weapons In The United States, screwdrivers are included in the number 2 position. And, in other western countries, like Canada, death by knives and cutting instruments (including screwdrivers) are the most prominent weapons used to murder. See Knives Most Common Weapon in Violent Crime and Homicide in Canada: 2015.
- September 13, 2017
- Payson Community Educational Presentation: Human Trafficking
"Every 30 seconds, someone is trafficked"
Human trafficking: "People don’t think it happens here" Andrea Kadar, Verde Valley Coalition Against Human Trafficking
Please attend this important event on Wednesday, September 20, to hear the facts about human trafficking, including in northern Arizona.
Guest speakers will include Andrea Kadar of the Verde Valley Coalition Against Human Trafficking, Payson Chief of Police Don Engler, and Marlene Hetrick, Local Pastor and Secretary of the Payson TEA Party
Please note: No one under the age of 13 will be admitted due to graphic content.
The presentation will begin at 6:00 pm in the Payson High School Auditorium, 301 S. McLane, Payson, Arizona.Click here to read more
- August 26, 2017
- The Aftermath of Charlottesville: What’s Next for Donald Trump?
(The following article was sent to Gilbert Watch and Gila Watch anonymously. It’s a timely, accurate, and thoughtful essay that needs to be read by every American.)
Having failed thus far in their attempt to get us into World War III with Russia over the phony “collusion” charges - hoping to destroy Donald Trump even if it means risking our national survival - the Radical Left and their cohorts in the Democratic Party and the Fake News Media are now moving on to a new, more promising tactic, one with a proven track record of success. It’s called “playing the race card.”
It’s not that they’ve given up on Russia, upon which they had placed such high hopes. It’s just taking longer than anticipated. Unfortunately, they encountered a bit of a problem along the way. It’s called evidence. There isn’t any. The only “collusion” uncovered so far was the DNC rigging the primaries against the hapless Bernie Sanders; and CNN willfully supplying Hillary Clinton with debate questions. But that’s a topic for another day.Click here to read more
- August 26, 2017
- LIVE STREAM: PRESIDENT DONALD TRUMP HOLDS RALLY IN PHOENIX, AZ 8/22/17
Right Side Broadcasting Network (RSBN) provided an excellent, truthful video broadcast that began as President Trump supporters started lining up outside the Phoenix Convention Center on August 22, 2017. RSBN's Steve Lookner, Margaret Powell, and Liz Willis interviewed several people who were standing in line, and continued interviewing them inside the Convention Center. They live-streamed prayers and presentations by Dr. Ben Carson, Alveda King, Franklin Graham, and Mike Pence. President Trump is introduced at 5:20:00 to thunderous applause. It finally settled down and his speech began at 5:24:30. He immediately acknowledged "America is a nation of Faith."Click here to read more
- August 26, 2017
- GCRC Chairman Morris's Report on the Trump Rally and the KMOG Forum Radio Show
Gary Morris, Chairman of the Gila County Republican Committee, provided the following "Report on the Trump Rally and the KMOG Forum Radio Show."
I attended President Trump’s Rally in Phoenix last evening (August 22,2017), and here’s a brief report. First, the “fake media” last night and this morning were describing the event as “lightly attended”. When I arrived at the convention center at 4 PM center there was a line going two blocks up the street, around the corner and up the street to the next corner, and then turning back two blocks on the next street towards the convention center entrance. The line was three to four persons wide. And I’m sure that line lengthened as more people arrived over the next three hours or so.
By chance, once I arrived in the hall holding the event, I was selected to be on stage directly behind the President (that was sweet). I was assigned to row 6 in the middle. The TV cameras went up to row 4 so I was off screen except for when the camera went wide. As you will note from the photo, the crowd was wall to wall. As people were leaving last night, I paced the floor for dimensions. That hall was about 100 yards by 100 yards! If you remove the vacant space around the podium and off the sides and allow four square feet per person, that comes to nearly 20,000 people!Click here to read more
- July 31, 2017
- Middle School Suicides Double as Common Core Testing Intensifies
Did you happen to see this article by Steven Singer? More importantly, did PARENTS see it? Sure, school is hard. Kids complain. If they really, really complain, parents go to the teachers. Teachers reassure them. Principals and Superintendents reassure them. After all, they're the "experts," not parents. Kids are just "softer" than when we went to school. Right?
Wrong. Something is very, very wrong.
"Here’s a high stakes testing statistic you won’t hear bandied about on the news. The suicide rate among 10- to 14-year-olds doubled between 2007 and 2014 – the same period in which states have increasingly adopted Common Core standards and new, more rigorous high stakes tests. For the first time, suicide surpassed car crashes as a leading cause of death for middle school children. In 2014, the last year for which data was available, 425 middle schoolers nationwide took their own lives."
In April 2017, the Arizona State Board of Education voted to give Arizona schools a grade of A-F, based on student AZMerit test scores. Members of the State Board of Education are "experts," too. Right?
According to Jared Taylor, with his moral compass intact, voted against this travesty. He stated:Click here to read more