Trump fighting government programs that work  

Well, this week the Trump Administration has stepped up its fight against two major pillars of liberalism in this country–Social Security and the U.S. Post Office.   Social Security was born during the double-digit unemployment years of the Great Depression.  From the first, it made payments to those over 65 without jobs and to spouses and …

Idaho politics: Voters support Dems on issues

Judy Ferro     [Published by the Idaho Press-Tribune June 30, 2014] Enough.  We’ve heard the message.  Political pundits in four states have echoed it.  “The Idaho Republicans may be at war with one another, but the Democrats can’t win.”   Sometimes they add, “because of Idaho’s demographics.” Predicting Republican victories at this point tends to suppress voter …