JEERS ... to state Sen. Sheryl Nuxoll (pictured), R-Cottonwood. She's unhappy that Gov. C.L. (Butch) Otter is leading a trade delegation to China. Nuxoll doesn't want Otter attracting Chinese investment to the Gem State. "People are still concerned about the China issue," she said. "They do not share the same principles and values we do." OK, take a breath, Sen. Nuxoll, and then do some homework. The 15 members of this delegation picked the site based on their own interests. They're free to travel to China - or anywhere else - on their own at any time. Many already have. Bringing the state's highest elected official along can open some doors, however/Marty Trillhaase, Lewiston Tribune. More here (4th item).
Question: Anyone out there still paranoid about Chinese investment in Idaho?