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TGIF Wild Card — 10.2.15

The Kootenai County Reagan Republicans never fail to disappoint when it comes to endorsement in nonpartisan races. Ideology is everything to Jeff Ward & Co. Not community service. Not accomplishment on local government committees. Not even length of time in a community. The Reagan Republicans want rigid adherence to their Hard Right views. Coeur d'Alene council incumbent Steve Adams and relative newcomer Toby Schindelbeck fits the mold. So they got the Reagan Republican endorsements for council. It'll be interesting to see if the Reagan Republicans become active again in Coeur d'Alene nonpartisan races, now that Ward has moved to the Lake City. With that happy thought, I'll post today's Wild Card ...

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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