ADVERTISEMENT
Advertise Here
Archive

Huckleberries Online

Trillhaase: R’s Debate ‘Weirdest’ Stuff

JEERS … to Idaho Republican Party Chairman Norm Semanko. Last week, his party's central committee met in Boise and debated some of the weirdest stuff imaginable — declaring the courting of foreign investment to Idaho “subversive,” demanding the firing of any university president who resists arming college students with concealed guns or labeling Idaho “the Free-Market State.” So what happened? For some reason, Semanko's GOP website won't tell you. But we will. Foreign investment is safe. The guns on campus measure failed. Free-Market State? That passed/Marty Trillhaase, Lewiston Tribune. Full Cheers & Jeers column here.

Question: Do you have a cheer or jeer to give to an elected official this fine Friday the 13th?


Please keep it civil. Don't post comments that are obscene, defamatory, threatening, off-topic, an infringement of copyright or an invasion of privacy. Read our forum standards and community guidelines.

You must be logged in to post comments. Please log in here or click the comment box below for options.

comments powered by Disqus
« Back to Huckleberries Online

Get blog updates by email

About this blog

D.F. Oliveria is a columnist and blogger for The Spokesman-Review. Print Huckleberries is a past winner of the Herb Caen Memorial Column contest by the National Association of Newspaper Columnists. The Readership Institute of Northwestern University cited this blog as a good example of online community journalism.

Find DFO on Facebook

DFO on Twitter

Betsy Russell on Twitter

HBO newsmakers Twitter list

Latest comments »

Read all the posts from recent conversations on Huckleberries Online.

Take this week's news quiz ›
Search this blog
Subscribe to this blog
ADVERTISEMENT
Advertise Here