Results deny claims of Democratic fraud  

My condolences to Trump supporters. It’s hard to lose any political race, but close ones are agonizing. (Democrats know about that.) I’ve talked to enough Trump voters to know that the President they admire is a very different one than I see. They speak of accomplishments that I hadn’t heard of before, things like Trump …

Elections, vaccine to end this edge-of-our-seats thriller

Elections, vaccine to end this edge-of-our-seats thrillerThese last two weeks before the election seem like the runup to the climax of a thriller movie.   Will armed bullies take over polling locations?  Will the post office defy the powers that rule it to get the mail out on time?  Will we ever know if Hunter Biden …

New Year’s Resolutions for Democrats

2020 will be a deciding year for our country.  For three years, we’ve watched as decades of progress was reversed–clean air and water rules, endangered species protection, anti-violence laws, workers’ rights, net neutrality, the fight against global warming, etc.   The 2020 election will be the most important–and the most rancorous–in recent history.  So I am …

Early thoughts about 2020

Normally I’d wait until July at least to write about the 2020 election, but this year I’m making an exception. After all, the Idaho legislature is off to a smooth start. Yes, there was a $90 million difference between Gov. Brad Little’s revenue projection and the legislature’s, but it seems to affect only one item–the …