Is there Forest Service Bias in Forest Plan Revision?

Is there Forest Service Bias in Forest Plan Revision?

60     Should Forest Service managers with direct oversight for Forest Plan Revision attend (and chair) meetings of an organization that could influence plan revision? Forest Service personnel from the Salmon-Challis National Forest (SCNF) and Intermountain Region office are participating on the...
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Rebuttal to Publius Huldah Article on COS Project

Rebuttal to Publius Huldah Article on COS Project

      I am writing in response to the “Publius Huldah” (PH) article published by the Gem State Patriot on January 11, 2018. PH derides a mock convention of states (COS) based on the content of the amendments proposed. ...
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Representative Government in Idaho Is Broken

Representative Government in Idaho Is Broken

      Submission to Gem State Patriot: September 30, 2017 Evalyn Bennett, 6 East Ute Road, Salmon, Idaho 83467 (208) 756-3974 Publisher’s Note: This article reprints the author’s previously published commentary in the ...
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Tax Day – Time to Amend the 16th Amendment

Tax Day – Time to Amend the 16th Amendment

      Tax Day is not an occasion Americans celebrate with picnics, presents, or parades. Yet we haven’t always had a Tax Day. The income tax was foisted upon us in 1913 by the generation that passed the 16th amendment to the...
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Obama Family’s Taxpayer-Funded Travel Exceeds $96 Million

Obama Family’s Taxpayer-Funded Travel Exceeds $96 Million

      Thanks to Judicial Watch’s Freedom of Information Act requests, Americans now know that the Obama family spent a whopping $96.9 million on travel at taxpayer expense.[i] These expenses far exceed the President’s ...
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Opportunity to Advance Election Integrity and Bible Use Legislation

Opportunity to Advance Election Integrity and Bible Use Legislation

      Idaho’s citizens have the opportunity to help advance proposed legislation for the 2017 legislative session. During the 2016 Republican convention, delegates from throughout the state passed three resolutions advocatin...
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Restoring the Party of Lincoln

Restoring the Party of Lincoln

      The Republican Party has lost its way. Media interference in the election process and the actions of some GOP leaders and Presidential candidates may have irreparably fractured the Party and cost us the Presidency and both h...
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Correcting the Centralized Government’s Tyranny over WE THE PEOPLE and the States

Correcting the Centralized Government’s Tyranny over WE THE PEOPLE and the States

      The last three years of a supposedly conservative, yet ineffective, Republican majority in Congress has made it abundantly evident that Congress will never rein in the power and scope of the federal government or end its was...
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A Biblical Perspective on the Middle East Conflict

A Biblical Perspective on the Middle East Conflict

      No one should be surprised by the conflict in the Middle East. Neither should anyone expect a military or diplomatic solution to the problem. The origin of the conflict and a solution to it are stated in Genesis, the first.....
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The Meaning of the Constitution

The Meaning of the Constitution

      [Abstract: It is critical for U.S. citizens to decide what meaning of the U.S. Constitution’s term “natural born citizen” results in a U.S. citizen and prospective Commander-in-Chief who is free from all po...
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Graduated Income Tax Proposal

Graduated Income Tax Proposal

      This document outlines what I consider to be a simple, fair system of federal taxation which broadens the base of those who pay taxes, reduces tax rates for most individuals and businesses, eliminates unfair tax advantages, ...
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Amendment to Define Term Limits for U.S. Supreme Court and Federal Court Justices, and Measures to Ensure an Impartial and Fair Judiciary

Amendment to Define Term Limits for U.S. Supreme Court and Federal Court Justices, and Measures to Ensure an Impartial and Fair Judiciary

      Senator Ted Cruz has initiated the debate about term limits for Supreme Court justices.
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