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Democratic Women in Bloom at Garden Party

Democratic Women in Bloom at Garden Party

Article and Imagery by Jessica Nash     Democratic women in our community gathered for the popular Annual Garden Party on Wednesday, August 16th at Theresa Potts’ home in Coeur d’Alene. Surrounded by an array of cultivated flowers and greenery, women mingled...

Pot: Profit or Prosecution?

Pot: Profit or Prosecution?

Column by Jan Studer     To a passerby, the gathering in the dining room at the Seasons restaurant on August 2nd might have appeared to be seniors participating in a presentation on Medicare or Social Security.  This presumption would not have been...

Medicaid for Idaho Campaign Tours Coeur d’Alene

Medicaid for Idaho Campaign Tours Coeur d’Alene

Article and Photography by TJ Gossard   “Right now our senators—Senator Crapo, Senator Risch—are participating in an effort to begin a process, and possibly complete a process, to dismantle Medicaid as we know it: putting $800 billion out of the Medicaid...

Where Progressive Values Meet Party Organization

Where Progressive Values Meet Party Organization

The New Face of Grassroots Advocacy in Kootenai County Article by Courtney Beebe     Chris Matthews has always shared the progressive values of Theodore Roosevelt and FDR, even as a student at Kellogg High School where he met his future wife, Emily. After...

KC Dems Hit the Streets with Summer of Resistance

KC Dems Hit the Streets with Summer of Resistance

Article by Courtney Beebe Photography by Nash Mahuron     The Kootenai County Democrats grabbed some sunscreen and hit the streets on July 8, 2017 for the Idaho Democratic Party “Summer of Resistance” canvass and training event. The Summer of Resistance is a...