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On September 10, 2015, in a unanimous decision Idaho’s Supreme Court ruled that Governor Otter’s veto of the legislatures bill SB 1011 to ban instant horse racing terminals is invalid.
Boise State University has a long history of problems with free speech, especially when religious-based content is involved. On September 8, 2015, Boise State University officials sent out a statement regarding the Arbiter, the student newspaper, not accepting an advertisement promoting the “Origin Summit” event.
Every day, millions of Americans are disarmed as they go to work. Some work locations, such as military bases and schools, are governed by public safety laws and policies, which allow only members of elite statuses, such as security guards, on-duty law enforcement, or politicians, to carry a firearm.
Co-Leaders Pam Stout and Jim Polzin of the newly organized Hayden area Tea Party are pleased to announce that State Representative Heather Scott will be speaking to the group’s meeting on Wed. Sept. 16th at 6:30 PM at the Hayden Library.
President George W. Bush wasn’t perfect but your dog could be a better president than Obama.
MY VIEW OF SOME COMMON SENSE ON K-12 EDUCATION
District 1 – Jerry Hoagland – P O Box 128, Murphy, ID 83650 (208-318-8308) District 2 – Kelly Aberasturi – P O Box 128, Murphy, ID 83650 (208-249-4405) District 3 – Chairman – Joe Merrick – P O Box 128, Murphy ID 83650 (208-250-9005)
Besides the obvious lies about dioxin, rBGH, glyphosate, NutraSweet, PCB’s and DDT being safe, Monsanto has been busy lying about the benefits of GMO’s.
— Reprinted with Permission of The New American magazine — Many of the younger generation must be truly bewildered over the emotions older Americans display when expressing love, devotion, respect and reverence for our country.
— Reprinted with Permission of The New American magazine — Unless you repent of your sin of carbon emission and allow the United Nations to shackle humanity to a planetary “climate” regime, the end is near!
— Reprinted with Permission of The New American magazine — The so-called green agenda being relentlessly pursued by the Obama administration and its cronies represents a threat to U.S. military capabilities and therefore, to American national security, according to a recently released report blasting the “political fad” of so-called renewable energy.