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“Horizon of Fear” Hits Bookstores

By: Wolf von Baumgart, Staff Writer “Horizon of Fear”, a gripping action/adventure novel written by Donald Raleigh Ayotte, is now available on Kindle and in paperback. The plot centers on a Jihadi terrorist plot to re-establish an Islamic Caliphate by detonating tactical nuclear weapons in Europe and the efforts of an international journalist, Nate Adams to uncover and thwart their nefarious scheme. Nate teams up with “Jenny”, a highly trained Arab-American CIA agent and a romance gradually develops between them in a deadly atmosphere of danger, intrigue and deception. An elite American spec-ops unit aids them, as they pursue fanatical Al-Qaeda operatives throughout Europe and Saudi Arabia in a final showdown to defend Western Civilization. Copies are available at the CreateSpace e-store: https://www.createspace.com/7330757 and will be available from Amazon.com Read more

IPoD Convention is OPEN

By: Wolf von Baumgart, Staff Writer

The Independent Party of Delaware (IPoD) 2016 State Nominating Convention, held in Dover earlier today is legally open until the state statutory candidate filing deadline of August 1. Persons desiring to run for various federal, state and local offices on the IPoD ticket should contact IPoD State Chairman, Don Ayotte at (302) 344-3344 or e-mail: pencilsedge@yahoo.com .

IPoD State Convention

The Independent Party of Delaware (IPoD) will hold its 2016 State Nominating Convention and annual general membership meeting on Saturday, March 12 in the Capital Room of Grotto Pizza on North 1159 DuPont Highway, in Dover, DE from 1 to 3 PM. Qualified persons, seeking IPoD nominations as candidates for federal, state, county and local public office should first contact the IPoD State Chairman, Don Ayotte for consideration at (302) 344-4433. Potential candidates must meet federal, state or local constitutional and / or local requirements for office. Candidates will be given equal time to address the convention. Registered IPoD members desiring to serve in various party state, county and local leadership positions or as delegates should also contact the Office of Read more

Dr. Ben Carson’s Presidential Campaign Announcement

Carson America, Inc. I have decided not to attend the Fox News GOP Presidential Debate tomorrow night in Detroit. Even though I will not be in my hometown of Detroit on Thursday, I remain deeply committed to my home nation, America. I do not see a political path forward in light of last evening’s Super Tuesday primary results. However, this grassroots movement on behalf of “We the People” will continue. Along with millions of patriots who have supported my campaign for President, I remain committed to saving America for future generations. We must not depart from our goals to restore what God and our Founders intended for this exceptional nation. I appreciate the support, financial and otherwise, from all corners of America. Gratefully, my campaign decisions are not constrained by finances; rather by what is in the best interest of the American people. Read more

Limited State of Emergency Lifted in Sussex County

From the Governor's Office: Delaware Governor,Jack Markell, announced that the Limited State of Emergency for Sussex County has been lifted, effective at 1 p.m. today as follows: Strong winds over the weekend held water in the inland bays, causing extremely high tides throughout the state and requiring several roads to be closed, and a Coastal Flood Advisory remains in effect for Kent and Sussex Counties until 7 p.m. “Thousands of State and local government officials continue to work across Delaware to ensure the safety of residents effected by this weather,” said Governor Markell. “I want to thank first responders for their swift actions to support those in need during this event. Though the precipitation has ended, the impact from the rain and wind will continue until water levels recede. We encourage motorists to avoid driving through flooded roads and contact local agencies Read more

Trump Campaign Cancels VA Campaign Event

By: Wolf von Baumgart, Staff Writer

Donald Trump has announced cancellation of his Oct 2 Virginia Beach campaign event as follows:

“Due to Hurricane Joaquin and the declared state of emergency in the great state of Virginia we have postponed Friday’s Rally. Mr. Trump stated, “While we were expecting 10,000 people based on demand, and it would have been a happening, everyone’s safety is of far more importance to me. We will reschedule the event very soon and I look forward to being there.”

Senator Chris Coons Comments on Iran Nuclear Deal

Posted by: Wolf von Baumgart Delaware U.S. Senator Chris Coons (D), a member of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, has released the following statement regarding the multinational nuclear deal with Iran: “The United States must not allow Iran to develop a nuclear weapons capability.  A nuclear-armed Iran would threaten our national security, the security of Israel, and the stability of the entire Middle East. “I will review the details of this agreement promptly, and I will only support it if this deal prevents every Iranian pathway to develop a nuclear weapons capability.  In conversations with senior Administration officials, I have been clear about the specifics of what I want to see from this nuclear agreement.  The inspectors of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) must have timely and effective access to military and sensitive facilities in Iran, and Read more

‘Meet and Greet’ Of The Independent Party Of Delaware (IPoD)

The Independent Party of Delaware will be hosting a “Meet and Greet,” on Saturday, April 20th at 7pm, at the Manor House located at 30769 Lewes-Georgetown HWY for those of you with a GPS. And for others, the manor House is located on Rt. 9, 1.3 miles west of the intersection at Five-Points in Lewes. This is an open meeting of IPoD and all people interested in the Independent Party of Delaware and what the party’s goals are, for Delaware’s political future are, are cordially invited to attend. Snacks and beverages will be served.