Letters to the Editor

Prop. 2: Expands Obamacare instead of to schools, roads

This November, Idahoans will vote “yes” or “no” on whether our state should expand Obamacare through Proposition 2. The biggest problem of all is that your taxpayer money will be taken to help pay for expanded Obamacare instead of going to our schools and repairing our roads. Not good.

October 17, 2018 6 a.m. read more..

Prop. 2: Expansion of Medicaid?

Good or false philanthropy? Consider Prop 2. Many say, “What about the sick, the lame, the “poor”, or in this the case the “able bodied, childless adults”? They say, “Let’s turn to the law. The law will solve it.” But if passed, can the law alone solve it? Is the law itself the breast that fills itself with milk?

October 17, 2018 6 a.m. read more..

Yes Prop 2: No one should be denied care

A majority of polled Idahoans have indicated a clear preference for the provisions of Proposition 2. The Idaho Freedom Foundation seems to consist of uppity folks who have great disdain for the poor and little respect for citizens’ opinions.

October 10, 2018 6 a.m. read more..

No Prop 2: money grab from taxpayers

I am voting no on Proposition 2 — Here’s why. A whopping 91,000 new recipients will qualify for Obama’s Medicaid Expansion in Idaho, paid for by working Idahoans.

October 10, 2018 6 a.m. read more..

Christ willing to be true ‘universal donor’

But only “One” has a “life” that is morally clean, and pure, and free of any kind of contamination. Therefore, this Man qualifies – and also He is willing – to be the true “universal donor.”

October 10, 2018 6 a.m. read more..

Support the sanity of sound judgement

The collective madness of any political movement that seeks to take power with guile and avarice will end in the risk that when truth prevails it will exonerate the unjustifiable.

October 3, 2018 6 a.m. read more..

Rattlesnake Fire an unneeded excitement for Pollock couple

We’re so thankful nobody was killed on this fast-moving fire, with the hot weather and it still burning. Some minor injuries on this and some went to the burn center. Every day, our prayers went out to all the Forest Service workers and personnel, and the county sheriff’s department personnel.

September 26, 2018 6 a.m. read more..

Left versus right: how the platforms differ

Recently, I wrote brief definitions and political party applications for the terms describing the political philosophies of our day. Now, on to the meat Democrats and Republicans hang on their philosophical bones by looking at their “platforms.”

September 26, 2018 6 a.m. read more..


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