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Caught on Tape: Environmental Extremists Enjoy Protest Aboard Catered Yachts

Dateline Sunday July 28, 2013 – Portland Oregon:   “How Much Is Enough!?!?” asks Jill MacIntyre Witt, a former Occupier and Certified Presenter for Al Gore‘s Climate Reality Project. This shortly after she is caught on tape accepting deliveries and mowing down copious amounts of food aboard “The Gallant,” a private yacht which was one of […]

Communism Survivor Blasts Salem Gun Grabbers: “You Don’t Know What Freedom Is!”

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[VIRAL VID] Dateline Salem Oregon – April 5, 2013:  “You don’t know what freedom is because you never lost it!”  With a pointed finger Manuel Martinez called out Anti-Gun Committee Leader Floyd Prozansky during heated testimony on Friday.  You can bet Prozansky got the message. To quote Mr. Martinez: “malicious individuals, masquerading as Democrats,.. established … a dictatorial regime […]

November 12 is the first anniversary of 54°40’ Or Fight!


I am proud and humbled to celebrate the first anniversary of this blog. It has evolved quite a bit in its first year. I am most proud of the contributors who have agreed to post their stories at 54°40’ Or Fight! We now have 21 active contributors from around the State of Oregon. Several veteran […]

Followup: O’Keefe Video Forces Resignation of Rep. Moran (D-VA) Son / Field Director Within A Week Of Alleging GOP Vote Fraud

Earlier today, we covered the latest video sting by Project Veritas that implicated a sitting Congressman in potential voter fraud. Well that didn’t take very long. According to Jim Geraghty: So what has Congressman Moran been up to lately? Three prominent Virginia lawmakers are calling on the Department of Justice to investigate possible voter registration […]

BREAKING: Project Veritas Implicates Sitting Congressman In Voter Fraud Sting

James O’Keefe has conducted many operations that expose attempts to commit voter fraud. Today, he’s out with a bombshell. Watch our Project Veritas reporter being educated on how to properly commit massive voter fraud by the son of a sitting US Congressman. Patrick Moran, son of Congressman James Moran, discusses forging utility bills and impersonating […]

Oregon TEA Party: Making Friends One Citizen at a Time

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October 12, 2012, Portland Oregon:  As Mitt Romney surges ahead in the polls, more and more conservatives are coming forward to say “Hi” and inquire about the new Oregon TEA Party Freedom Bus.  As the bus prepares to head off to an event Suzie, an Oregon voter who was driving by with her dog “Rusty,” […]

2016 Obama’s America: Now available to watch on Amazon Instant Video!

If you haven’t seen this yet, now is your chance! This is a MUST SEE before the election!   Click on the link below, watch it, share it, and make sure all your friends and family have a chance to be fully informed before voting. From the Amazon description: Just in time for this year’s […]

Is #KorruptKate Brown Covering Up Rep. Boone Campaign Finance Woes?


It appears that the Oregon Secretary of State (SOS) is preparing to level a record setting fine upon House Representative Deborah Boone as a result of her reporting an amazing and also record setting Cash Balance Adjustment of $7843.58 on her ORESTAR campaign finance account. After a series of hard-hitting articles on MOOCountyNews in 2011 […]

Amazon Election Heat Map: What does it mean? | Stacy on the Right


5440 Blog Friend, and all around great gal, Stacy on the Right has an intriguing story today regarding the Amazon Election Heat Map. Does it portend anything for November? Take a look.   A dear friend sent the Amazon Election Heat Map over this morning.  It tracks every book purchased through Amazon by categorizing the […]

PolitiFact Bias: Dustin Siggins: “Is PolitiFact Campaigning for Obama?”

[5440 note: Another great critique of Politifact by our friends at] Dustin Siggins offers up another solid critique of PolitiFact in an article that was first posted at Right Wing News and then promoted at Hot Air. This time Siggins takes apart a PolitiFact Wisconsin rating on Nobel Teen Choice Award-winning actress Eva Longoria. […]

PolitiFact Bias: Americans for Tax Reform: “Responding to Politifact on Olympics and Taxes”


From our friends over at PolitiFact Bias. More selection bias, slanted analysis, cherry picking of facts. Par for the course. Do PolitiFact staffers actually read the statements they rate? It’s stuff like this that implies they don’t. At issue is PolitiFact’s rating of a recent Americans for Tax Reform claim that set the Internet abuzz: […]

The Oregonian Publishes Yet Another Blatant Bias Piece Disguised As News Coverage

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Knute Buehler is a Republican running for statewide office in Oregon. Therefore, whatever coverage he receives from the newspaper of record is typically scant. The Oregonian has a long, rich history of liberal bias, and yesterday’s story about Dr. Buehler is no exception. In a news article about a press conference he held, the reporter, […]

Occupy Seattle, Mayor, Top Cop Deserve Heat

By now you’ve all seen the videos of the melee that took place in downtown Seattle last week. But how did this all come to pass? I attended the Seattle May Day for one major reason; Mayor Mike McGinn warned of violence, stating that he and the police had advanced intelligence that things could very […]

PSA: Won’t You Be An Angel To An Occupier Today?

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Seattle May Day Protest – Black Bloc Starts Fires And Riots, Terrorizes Businesses

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  • Washington State Wire Vacation Time August 12, 2015
    The Washington State Wire will be taking a vacation until the first week in October. Join us then for more original reporting and links to other top articles. The post Washington State Wire Vacation Time appeared first on Washington State Wire.
  • Vying for Governor, Bill Bryant Seeks to Expand His Brand August 11, 2015
    As a Port of Seattle commissioner, Bryant is well known in Westside business and industrial circles, and better known in Eastern Washington’s agricultural world. It’s everyone else that needs an introduction, he says, if he’s to convince them he’s their choice in the 2016 gubernatorial election. The post Vying for Governor, Bill Bryant Seeks to […]
  • Washington State Can Lead on Global Warming and Clean Energy August 11, 2015
    Washingtonians demand urgent action on climate. If our elected leaders won’t lead us forward, then the people will. The Alliance for Jobs and Clean Energy is Washington state’s coalition of individuals, organizations and businesses dedicated to reducing global-warming pollution and strengthening our economy. The post Washington State Can Lead on Global Warming and Clean Energy […]
  • Today’s Top 3 International Stories: UN, Syria & Israel September 29, 2015
    1) Russia and the U.S. have stepped up talks concerning Syria on the sidelines of the UN summit. Russia has been increasing its military presence in Syria to “fight ISIS.” Secretary of State John Kerry and Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said the two parties agree to a few basic points on the conflict in Syria: […]
  • Today’s Top 3 International Headlines: UN, Iran & Montenegro September 28, 2015
    1) The UN’s general assembly meeting which marks its 70th anniversary starts today. Major points on the agenda include ISIS, Syria, and the refugee crisis. Russian President Vladimir Putin and President Barack Obama both addressed the assembly, mostly focused Syria. Iran’s President will also be addressing the meeting. Climate change and the ideals of the UN […]
  • Today’s Top 3 International Headlines: Saudi Arabia, Yemen, & EU September 24, 2015
    1) A stampede in Mina, Saudi Arabia led to the death of more than 700 Muslim pilgrims, making their journey to Mecca as a part of the annual Islamic religious season called Hajj. Another 800 were wounded. The beginning of the incident has been described as a surge of people on local pathways, which caused […]
  • Drapes for Obama Event at UN Cost $5,390 October 5, 2015
    Drapes for an event at the United Nations for President Obama last week cost taxpayers over $5,000. The post Drapes for Obama Event at UN Cost $5,390 appeared first on Washington Free Beacon.
  • State Department Turning Over Huma ‘Double Dipping’ Documents Next Week October 5, 2015
    The State Department is planning to turn over documents related to Hillary Clinton aide Huma Abedin’s outside employment to a watchdog group next week, according to a court filing on Monday. The post State Department Turning Over Huma ‘Double Dipping’ Documents Next Week appeared first on Washington Free Beacon.
  • Majority of Pro-Hockey Players Choose Teams With Lower Taxes October 5, 2015
    Sixty percent of professional hockey players with no-trade clauses who changed teams selected organizations located in areas with lower taxes, Americans for Tax Reform reported. The post Majority of Pro-Hockey Players Choose Teams With Lower Taxes appeared first on Washington Free Beacon.