Education Reform?

New statewide opinion research finds Idahoans distinctly unsure that the educational reform efforts that dominated the state legislative...

The Great Divide

According to a new statewide survey of Idaho voters, the state now effectively has three political factions – very economically and...

Survey Says

I’ve been fortunate to have the opportunity to travel a fair amount – Europe several times, South America, Canada – and after every trip...

Now…the News

The new Pew Research Center report dealing with where Americans turn for their daily news fix shows, not surprisingly, that the...

Obama’s Comeback

Immediately after the mid-term “shellacking” of Barack Obama and his party, New York Times White House correspondent Peter Baker...

A Radical Proposal – Guest Post

Note: A guest post today from Chris Carlson my long-time friend, former partner and student of Idaho and national politics. Chris, mostly...

Whad’Ya Know

The Pew Research Center is out with a new quiz probing just what we know about current issues and politics. Most folks who have taken the...

Fussing Over Polls

A new Rasmussen poll out last week, not surprisingly, shows Idaho Gov. C.L. “Butch” Otter with a commanding lead over his Democratic...

P.R. vs. Marketing

My Gallatin Public Affairs colleague Sydney Sallabanks has a guest post today. She offers thoughts on public relations and marketing –...

What I Did On The Summer Vacation

A Guest Writer today – Shea Andersen – freelance writer and former newspaper editor. Time and again, August proves to be the best month...

Feasting on Hemingway

I’ve asked Martin L. Peterson, a member of the board of the Hemingway Society and a scholar of all things Hemingway, to guest post today...