Vote for progress and vote Democrat

According to Webster’s dictionary, compromise is defined as “a settlement of differences reached by mutual concessions.” It seems that Mr. Barbieri, one of our North Idaho state representatives, has no use for any such concessions when it comes to the subject of governance.

How ironic it is that an elected official, who regularly spews his reverence for our nation’s Constitution, can be so oblivious to the very core of the initial construction of our nation’s framework. Often referred to as a “bundle of compromises,” any true citizen-patriot would concede the necessity for compromise regarding the constitutional convention process. Mr. Barbieri, however, like so many other far-right ideologues (Limbaugh, Norquist, etc.) seems to perceive compromise as some hideous weakness. The opportunity to remove these “McCarthy-like” cancers from our American political system cannot be missed. Vote for progress. Vote Democrat on Nov. 6.



Read More News

Lake City grad survives shark attack

October 20, 2016 at 5:00 am | Coeur d'Alene Press COEUR d’ALENE — Although he grew up swimming in the shark-free waters of Lake Coeur d'Alene, Joe Tanner's instincts when attacked by a shark while surfing off the Oregon coast saved his...

Read More

‘Prospering Business’ workshop set

October 20, 2016 at 5:00 am | Bonner County Daily Bee SANDPOINT — Idaho Lt. Gov. Brad Little will keynote an agenda with more than a dozen notable business and commerce speakers at the second What’s Happening Up North Prospering Business Workshop...

Read More

Fair helps students make sense of finance

October 20, 2016 at 5:00 am | Bonner County Daily Bee SANDPOINT — Sandpoint High School student Bob Stevens and his fellow seniors got to learn about money management in a hands-on yet risk-free environment at the Bulldog Finance Fair Wednesday.

Read More

Trial ordered in teen rape case

October 20, 2016 at 5:00 am | Bonner County Daily Bee SANDPOINT — A 17-year-old from Priest River was ordered Wednesday to stand trial for forcible rape.Ryan Nathanial Greene is scheduled to be arraigned in 1st District Court on Nov. 7.

Read More