Kootenai Democratic Club, Sep. 24th, 2021, Jamie Raskin

As you all know, our Dem Club meetings tend to feature speakers from our area. However, we are delighted to announce that we will be hearing from a distinguished voice...

Local Elections Update

Updated voting info as of 9-18-21: SEVEN CANDIDATES DROP OUT It was the last day to drop out of the race. Withdrawn candidates as of Friday 5 p.m. were: Ray Craft —...

Together, we can beat the nonpartisan virus

Our community is in a crisis. The number of cases of COVID-19 that require admission to the hospital has exceeded our capacity to provide the high level of medical care...

Do Your Part for the Democrats!

Come help our Idaho Democrats ...by phonebanking and textbanking for our Kootenai County candidates! It's critical that we reach as many voters as possible before the...

A WORD FROM THE CHAIR, ISSUE 33, VOLUME 1

COVID Thrives on Ignorance COVID-19 is thriving in Kootenai County thanks to our low vaccination rate and the widespread rejection of mandated health protocols....

Dem Leaders Rebut GOP Property Tax Editorial

Idaho’s property tax crisis requires real solutions, not scapegoating local government We could not believe our eyes when we read a recent op-ed from Idaho House GOP...

Survey about Museum of North Idaho

Courtney Beebe, a trustee from the Museum of North Idaho, has issued a personal invitation to our groups to participate in this on-line survey for the Museum of North...

Vaccine Mandates Have Strong Precedent

In 1905, the high court made a fateful ruling with eerie parallels to today: One person’s liberty can’t trump everyone else’s. Henning Jacobson, a 50-year-old minister,...

Op-Ed: How Idaho should invest $1.4 Billion windfall

What would Idaho’s companies do if they had a $1.4 billion windfall? Many would invest it to make their company more profitable for years to come. Well, Idaho is...

Poll workers help ensure legitimate elections

The Kootenai Elections office recruits and pays poll workers to staff polling locations throughout the county on election day. These temporary staffers help to monitor...

The Chair

A WORD FROM THE CHAIR, ISSUE 33, VOLUME 1

A WORD FROM THE CHAIR, ISSUE 33, VOLUME 1

COVID Thrives on Ignorance COVID-19 is thriving in Kootenai County thanks to our low vaccination rate and the widespread rejection of mandated health protocols. Unfortunately, our community’s refusal to follow scientific guidance is exacting a...

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Opinions
Together, we can beat the nonpartisan virus

Together, we can beat the nonpartisan virus

Our community is in a crisis. The number of cases of COVID-19 that require admission to the hospital has exceeded our capacity to provide the high level of medical care that we depend on. Kootenai Health was designed for 24 ICU beds, but with...

read more
Articles
Vaccine Mandates Have Strong Precedent

Vaccine Mandates Have Strong Precedent

In 1905, the high court made a fateful ruling with eerie parallels to today: One person’s liberty can’t trump everyone else’s. Henning Jacobson, a 50-year-old minister, put his faith in his own liberty. Back in his native Sweden, he had suffered a...

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Issues

Help Idaho get out of last place in education funding.

Help Idaho get out of last place in education funding.

August 25 Update: Idaho Supreme Court Strikes Down New Ballot Initiative Restrictions. No. 51 Again The sad truth is that Idaho is dead last when it comes to per-student funding of K-12 public education. This unavoidable reality was confirmed by...

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Letters

MASKS: Medical unity missing

MASKS: Medical unity missing

On Thursday, the CDA Press reported that Kootenai Health is in “a transition to crisis standards of care.” Yet the same day, despite our hospital’s dire situation, I was appalled to visit a large medical clinic in Coeur d’Alene where not a single...

read more

Community

Do Your Part for the Democrats!

Do Your Part for the Democrats!

Come help our Idaho Democrats ...by phonebanking and textbanking for our Kootenai County candidates! It's critical that we reach as many voters as possible before the election, so we're getting started working on our 2022 campaigns early. We need...

read more

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The Chair

A WORD FROM THE CHAIR, ISSUE 33, VOLUME 1

A WORD FROM THE CHAIR, ISSUE 33, VOLUME 1

COVID Thrives on Ignorance COVID-19 is thriving in Kootenai County thanks to our low vaccination rate and the widespread rejection of mandated health protocols. Unfortunately, our community’s refusal to follow scientific guidance is exacting a...

read more
Opinions
Together, we can beat the nonpartisan virus

Together, we can beat the nonpartisan virus

Our community is in a crisis. The number of cases of COVID-19 that require admission to the hospital has exceeded our capacity to provide the high level of medical care that we depend on. Kootenai Health was designed for 24 ICU beds, but with...

read more
Articles
Vaccine Mandates Have Strong Precedent

Vaccine Mandates Have Strong Precedent

In 1905, the high court made a fateful ruling with eerie parallels to today: One person’s liberty can’t trump everyone else’s. Henning Jacobson, a 50-year-old minister, put his faith in his own liberty. Back in his native Sweden, he had suffered a...

read more

Issues

Help Idaho get out of last place in education funding.

Help Idaho get out of last place in education funding.

August 25 Update: Idaho Supreme Court Strikes Down New Ballot Initiative Restrictions. No. 51 Again The sad truth is that Idaho is dead last when it comes to per-student funding of K-12 public education. This unavoidable reality was confirmed by...

read more

Letters

MASKS: Medical unity missing

MASKS: Medical unity missing

On Thursday, the CDA Press reported that Kootenai Health is in “a transition to crisis standards of care.” Yet the same day, despite our hospital’s dire situation, I was appalled to visit a large medical clinic in Coeur d’Alene where not a single...

read more

Community

Do Your Part for the Democrats!

Do Your Part for the Democrats!

Come help our Idaho Democrats ...by phonebanking and textbanking for our Kootenai County candidates! It's critical that we reach as many voters as possible before the election, so we're getting started working on our 2022 campaigns early. We need...

read more

Upcoming Events

KCDems Facebook Feed

Cover for Kootenai County Democrats
1,853
Kootenai County Democrats

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