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Tue., March 25, 2014, 11:45 a.m.

Trib: Otter Trips Over Constitution

Idaho Gov. C.L. (Butch) Otter has defended arming college students with concealed weapons in the name of the Constitution. "As elected officials, we have a sworn responsibility to protect and defend the Constitution of the United States, not only when doing so is easy, convenient or without cost, but especially when it is not," Otter said. Fair enough. As governor, Otter is bound to "see that the laws are faithfully executed. But doesn't that go for Idaho's constitution as well?In the last week or so, he's managed to trip over that document at least twice/Marty Trillhaase, Lewiston Tribune. More here.


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D.F. Oliveria
D.F. (Dave) Oliveria joined The Spokesman-Review in 1984. He currently is a columnist and compiles the Huckleberries Online blog and writes about North Idaho in his Huckleberries column.

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