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Jim Jones

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Updated 3 weeks, 2 days ago

OPINION: A compliment to Raul Labrador for wanting to learn about Idaho water

It may seem out of place for the treasurer of one candidate for Attorney General to compliment the other candida...

Updated 4 weeks, 1 day ago
OPINION: AG candidates disagree on ER care

On Aug. 2, the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) filed its first-in-the-nation suit against a state law preventing women from receiving necessary emergency ca...

Updated 1 month, 1 week ago
OPINION: Idaho Freedom Foundation misinforms about the education initiative

The ill-named Idaho Freedom Foundation, which essentially owns and operates the extremist branch of today’s Republican Party, wants to destroy the Gem State’...

Updated 1 month, 2 weeks ago
OPINION: Judge them by their actions, not their words

Members of Idaho’s Congressional delegation would probably not receive any heroism awards for their actions relating to the PACT Act, also known as the “burn...

Updated 2 months ago
OPINION: A Moon waxes as a Luna wanes

The present-day Republican Party has revealed who it really is and it ain’t pretty. Many of us thought that Tom Luna was way too far to the right, but the ne...

Updated 3 months ago
OPINION: Minidoka reminds us to remain vigilant against racial injustice

The camp was one of 10 established in the Western states in 1942 to imprison Japanese Americans.

Updated 3 months, 3 weeks ago
OPINION: Idaho's founders put a high priority on gun safety and responsibility

The foremost responsibility of today's gun owners is to safeguard the rights and safety of those who live among them.

Updated 3 months, 4 weeks ago
OPINION: We can pay respect to our fallen by being better Americans

Memorial Day is a time set aside for Americans to honor and mourn U.S. military personnel who died in service to their country.

Updated 4 months ago
OPINION: Freedom Foundation's bark is worse than its bite

Most Idaho Freedom Foundation-supported statewide candidates were defeated

Updated 4 months, 2 weeks ago
OPINION: Idaho desperately needs help from its independent voters on May 17

Article 1, section 19 of the Idaho Constitution boldly proclaims: “No power, civil or military, shall at any time interfere with or prevent the free and lawf...

Updated 4 months, 3 weeks ago
OPINION: People should not be discouraged from exercising their lawful rights

We often hear of folks who take advantage of tax breaks that some would view as unfair, but they can’t be faulted if the law specifically provides for the br...

Updated 4 months, 4 weeks ago
OPINION: The IPTV debates have disclosed the serious candidates

The Idaho Public Television debate among the three Republican candidates for attorney general produced some unsettling takeaways. For one, it appeared that A...

Updated 5 months ago
OPINION: The attorney general debate should worry Gov. Brad Little

The Idaho Public Television debate among the three Republican candidates for attorney general produced some unsettling takeaways. For one, it appeared that A...

Updated 5 months, 2 weeks ago
OPINION: Running the state’s largest law firm takes a proven, courageous leader

Raul Labrador recently expressed some crankiness toward me for questioning his understanding of what the Idaho Attorney General’s job duties are. Based on wh...

Updated 5 months, 2 weeks ago
OPINION: Voters will soon have a chance to take Idaho back from the troublemakers

Idaho’s government has been plagued in recent years by many office holders who are more interested in creating chaos and division than serving the public. Th...