Here’s a great idea for saving some big money for the state of Idaho. We would automatically install Butch Otter as the next governor and Jim Risch as lieutenant governor. Those two races are going to be the most lopsided in the history of the state. Otter’s democratic opponent, former owner of the Idaho Falls Register, is virtually unknown outside his newspaper’s circulation area, and Risch, with superior credentials for the office he seeks, will easily outdistance Larry LaRocco, a former Democrat congressman from the Gem State.
For the rest of Bob Paulos’ column in today’s Coeur d’Alene Press, click here.
DFO: Bob Paulos’ Sunday column was so bad — even by Old Bob’s former-publisher-turned-colyumnist standards — that I’m rerunning it again today for your comments.