Author: Charlie Miller

The Lincoln Dinner

Idaho Republican Party Leaders are Living in an Alternate Reality  ~ 11 minute read ~ There are moments in life where you realize that the person or people with whom you are interacting have established so many alternative facts in their head that they now live in an alternate reality. A reality that bears little resemblance to the actual world.  After attending the very peaceful protest of local progressive citizens on NW Blvd illuminated by a glorious sunset, I made my way over to the Coeur’d Alene resort to see what the scene was at the Lincoln dinner. Upon attempting...

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Republican Town Hall in Post Falls

A banal, yet ominous affair   The town hall gathering of perhaps 80 people at St John the Baptist Orthodox Church in Post Falls was mild mannered and banal on the surface despite the grave implications for Idaho wilderness, public schools, and state budget. A policeman was stationed at the door but there was no need, for not a raised voice was heard (other than, some grumblings about liquor licenses).  The republican congresspeople sat behind the table while questions were submitted in writing so that no citizen was allowed to ask questions or follow up on any questions.  A...

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