Jim Risch on Rachel Maddow’s “Debunktion Junction”

Rachel Maddow debunks the conservative talking point still in use this election cycle, that the federal deficit is hurting the national economy, pointing to a new report that 2014 continued a deficit shrinking trend to the lowest since 2008. (Deficit defying conservative talking points)

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Post Register – Guest column: Shooting straight

By Carrie and Jerry Scheid | Original Story Link Idahoans need to stop shooting themselves in the foot on Election Day by supporting candidates who vote against their best interests, write Carrie and Jerry Scheid. By Carrie and Jerry Scheid Jerry: Did you hear about the ISU Professor who shot…

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The Argonaut – Mitchell takes Moscow

By: George Wood Jr. | Original Story Link U.S. Senate candidate Nels Mitchell talks policy In preparation for U.S. Senate elections on Nov. 14, Idaho’s Democratic nominee Nels Mitchell visited Moscow on Sept. 11 and 12 to meet with Community members at the Latah County Fair.  Mitchell, a 60-year-old Boise attorney, is…

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