Stories tagged: debates
UPDATED: Sun., Sept. 23, 2018, 10:20 p.m.
The Idaho Debates schedule has been announced, with six debates scheduled in October in Idaho’s top election contests.
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 10, 2018, 10:49 a.m.
The free event will be part of the Northwest Passages Book Club’s Pints and Politics series, which has previously featured Gov. Jay Inslee and candidates for Spokane City Council and …
Tue., June 19, 2018, 12:15 p.m.
A machine developed by IBM is challenging humans to debates about the future of medicine and the value of physical education.
Fri., May 5, 2017
If Clinton had great solutions and wanted to be America’s Jobs President, all she had to do was give a speech and say them. Better yet, many speeches.
Mon., Oct. 24, 2016
Who has ever been more in need of lectures about personal responsibility than the Republican candidate for president?
Tue., Sept. 20, 2016
Looking Back reviews opinions published in The Spokesman-Review during this week in history. Road maintenance, Sept. 24, 1946
Tue., Sept. 13, 2016
Looking Back reviews opinions published in The Spokesman-Review during this week in history. Space flight, Sept. 16, 1966
Mon., Sept. 12, 2016, 1:15 p.m.
Monday Donald Trump is having a debate with Last Week Donald Trump about whether he’s satisfied with his debate moderators. In an interview with CNBC on Monday morning, Trump said …
Tue., Sept. 6, 2016, 7:37 a.m.
Get ready for some must-see TV. The fall debates are always a big part of any presidential campaign. But with many 2016 voters underwhelmed by both Hillary Clinton and Donald …
Sun., July 10, 2016
This election could have one of the lowest turnouts in modern times. That would be a sad outcome, especially in a time when, as Obama pointed out, America is far …
Wed., April 6, 2016, 5:41 p.m.
The Democratic nominating contest has come to resemble a pillow fight - a lot of commotion and feathers flying, but the blows don’t have much impact.
Fri., Oct. 31, 2014
BOISE – In a polite but pointed debate, Idaho Lt. Gov. Brad Little and his Democratic challenger, Bert Marley, outlined sharply differing views of how Idaho is faring as it …
Fri., Oct. 31, 2014
BOISE – Idaho’s final gubernatorial debate showcased the most heated exchanges yet in the race for the state’s top office. Republican Gov. Butch Otter, Democratic candidate A.J. Balukoff and Libertarian …
Wed., Oct. 22, 2014
BOISE – Idaho’s current state superintendent of schools – the first noneducator to hold the position – loomed large in the debate Tuesday night between the two educators vying to …
Thu., Oct. 16, 2014
BOISE – Republican candidate for Idaho state schools superintendent Sherri Ybarra said in a televised debate Wednesday night that she’s running for the office in part to “repay Idaho” for …
Wed., Oct. 15, 2014
BOISE – Idaho Gov. Butch Otter announced during a political debate Tuesday night that he plans to continue fighting same-sex marriage – though he issued a statement earlier in the …
Tue., Aug. 19, 2014
Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers challenged Democratic opponent Joe Pakootas on Monday to three debates this fall, including two in Spokane. Pakootas said he planned to counter with a proposal to …
Wed., May 19, 2010
BOISE – Two of Idaho Gov. Butch Otter’s primary election challengers lashed out at him Tuesday night, while Otter declined to participate in the debate aired live statewide on Idaho …
Thu., Sept. 25, 2008
BOISE – Students at the College of Idaho in Caldwell were proud that they’d organized a debate in the race for U.S. Sen. Larry Craig’s seat that was attracting lots …