Hillview United Methodist Church is a Reconciling Congregation, welcoming everyone to worship and be part of the faith, regardless of sexual orientation, gender identity or any other personal characteristic.
Efforts to add work requirements and other restrictions to Medicaid expansion run counter to Proposition 2, the language of which was clear to the voters who supported making sure all Idahoans could get health care coverage.
Japanese cheese consumption is growing at 4 percent per year as the country’s domestic cheese production shrinks. We see considerable export opportunity ahead, especially as Japan’s expanding senior population pursues whey protein and other dairy products that support muscle maintenance as people age.
People of faith can disagree about human sexuality, but people opposed to adding “gender identity” and “sexual orientation” to the Idaho Human Rights Act are choosing to privilege a few verses of Scripture over the entire Scripture.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Office of Population Affairs both recommend that providers give women access to 12 months of birth control at a time. In Idaho the law is three months.
When Heinrich Hertz conclusively proved the existence of the electromagnetic wave in the 1880s, he believed that they were “…of no use whatsoever.” That turned out to not be true, and his work has impacted generations. Who can predict what discovery will change the world next?
We have the biggest positive change for Idaho in a generation, and we should respect the public’s voice to expand Medicaid as-is, not attach a bunch of requirements to undermine the will of the people.
Now is the time to replace the remodeled warehouse that has served as the main library since 1978. Boise’s new library can be funded with a combination of donations, capital budgeting, CCDC contributions and lease financing. Money has not been “wasted.”
The last time Congress formally declared war — supposedly required by the Constitution to commit U.S. troops — was Dec. 11, 1941, yet today we sacrifice our finest for despots, dictators, warlords and cartels all over the globe.