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Page 2 @ Republican platform is misguided Dear Editor, I grew up in a small Southern town. My school was small, but an all brick structure with the ameni- ties associated with small town schools. A near- by Negro school was an unpainted wooden struc- ture with an outhouse. There were cracks in the walls where you could look in and watch two daildffen sitting at a single desk, sharing a single textbook. The above occurred when the States dictated how sage of a Bill proposed by President George W. Bush in 2001. The Department of Education's mission today is "to promote stu- dent achievement and preparation for global competitiveness by fos- tering educational excel- lence and ensuring equal access." This is one mission the Idaho Republican Party has vowed to eliminate. Another stated goal of Idaho Republicans is the elimination of the Departmeiat DOE also sponsors more research in the physical sciences than any other US federal agency. These mis- sions, Idaho Republicans vow to eliminate. In another ironic twist, they have also vowed to eliminate the Environmental Protection Agency, which was cre ated. by Executive order of P.resident Richard Nixon. It was created for the purpose of protect- ing human health and the of Energy. environment by writing schools in the state should Most readers probably and-enfo?cing regulations be run. It was common have little understand- based on .laws passed by in the poorest Southern ins of the mission of the Congress. This agency schools to spend around Department of Energy; was designed to keep our a dollar per white student for their benefit I list air and water clean and per day. In black schools only a few of their mis- to monitor and manage that amount dropped to sions: Safety in ha.ndling the waste by-products of around 20 cents per stu- nuclear materialsl and the American industry. dent perday, nation's nuclear wealSons "Are any of these and Republicans have object- (http://en.wikipedia.org/ other Agencies, threiatehed ed to Federal Government wiki/Nuclear weapon); by the Idaho Republican involvement in Education program, energy conserva- Party perfect? No. Do absence of the word 'edu- 6rg/wiki/Energy cons'er- cation' in the Constitution. vation), energy-related Democrats disagree, cit- research, radioactive waste ing the call for equal- (http://en.wikipedia.org'/ ity by the Constitution. In ~iki'/Radioactive waste), truth, the Department of disposal, and domestic Education had very little energy production (http:// to with Education at the en.wikipedia.org/wiki/ working level until the pas- Energy production). since the 1800s, citing the tion (http://en.wikipedia. these agencies need impr.'ovement? Yes. Should they be eliminated? In my opinion, no, but. then I am -not a member of the Idaho Republican Party. Wednesday, August 8, 2012 / The A&ims County Record choice. Health care is is coming this sum- no Place to Go. Don't let rationed and as we elderly mer. Marina Nemgt andfreedom slip away! progress into ill health, a Muslim Kamal Saleem To our military: death panel will decide have each written[ excel- Accolades for protecting our fate. lent books abou their our freedom! You are our Our nominee may not struggle for freedom,heroes! God bless you, be of our choosing, but Bridgette Gabriel, I L, and and God bless America! to vote for anyone other Kitty Werthmann,!Pierre, gives the opposition a .SD add to their r essage:Mar; vote maerica truly is great- Camd, r,'d3e Dinish D Souza sest countryin orld. enlightening Movie 2016 After America, there is Obamacare means death panels, raided bank accounts Dear Editor,to be of thefree under the Progressives have. stated Freedom loving Rep tblic, as our Founding *that they vill overtake us Americans, now is not the Fathers decreed or wheth- from within. They have time to remain silent! er you want to be under infiltrated our govern- With less than one a Socialist Government. ment. (Agenda ,21 pro- hundred days until the Genesis 47 verses 13-27 duced by Idahos Curtis Presidential election. states our situation well! Bowers,) It matters not wheth, Nearly 3,000 murdered Representative Pete er you are Republican,victims of the Islamic Sessions: We must Democrat, Independent faith cry out from their ensure the future of Social or Libertarian! q-hAs is the graves for justice from Security and Medicare most important election this so-called religion of with top focus on the in our lifetime, peace. There are dozens nations budget. The pres- I am exercising my of Islamic military train- ent deficit is higher than First Amendment to the ins camps operating in all 43 previous presidents Constitution! I am pro- America, prepared to combined. viding references for my strike. (Martin Mawyer, -Candice Miller, statements. Drawing from President of Christian Representative of the Declaration, Rand Action Network.) We Michigan has made Paul and I agree that indi- must say no to the Muslim a YouTube about vidual citizen power in a Sharia Law, which is very Obamacare, which gives democracy comes from barbaric and strips one of many of the laws, Quote: God and natural rights, freedom. (Study Center The Government has a not government. You must for Security policy) right to ,access your bank choose whether you want Communists or the account.We have no II Personal and 6usiness stomps mode to 11 J] order, regular li self inking available, or II [I ) refurbish gour old stomps. [I II new stamps deliuered in as little as two I1 The Cow Creek Road Dear Editor, him I wanted toIsee if area is accessed by the On Saturday morn- the fire had damaged theCow Creek Road, and it ing, August 4% I received Westbrook place. IBilbao became a non-protected phone calls from two dif- told me that I didn't area. ferent people, asking if I need to do that t ecause State law says personnel wanted to check on dam-Westbrook had sold and equipment of a fire age from the Grizzly Fire property to Kim B~aun. I district are not to enter a in the Cow Creek Road told'him that waq a lie. non-protected area. When area. We got together and the three of us drove up the road. When we stopped at the first of the four illegal gates on the Cow Creek Road, Roy Bilbao drove up on his four-wheeler. He Bilbao then turned tround and left. Because of Commissioners' ing coming up the controversy in the Cow Creek Rc decided to turn ba the Grizzly Fire broke out, the Forest Service the requested that volun- hear- teer fire fighters from the ad all Fire District take equip- calvingment up .the Cow Creek ad, we Roa& The Cambridge Fire ck and Protection District has a said he must have started not go through the gate reciprocal agreement with the fire with a ~park from About 12 to 1~ years the Forest Service, BLM his tractor exhaust, ago, when the Can~bridge and surrounding fire dis: Bilbao then grilled Fire Protection District tricts. For these reasons, each one of us as to wtiat was expanding it~ area,District volunteers did go we were doing up there. the Bilbaos refused to let up the Cow Creek Road After my friends both their land and the Pineinto a non-protected area. told him they had come Creek Estate t ecome to check on damage'from part of the District, even ,7;,I -g 3cw,mr the fire, Bilbao asked me though there are everal what I was doing. I t01d . nice homes up there. That THE ADAMS COUI TY RECORD USPS: 005-120 Copyri ht 2012 ~Ihe Adams County Record is published weekly less fr( m non-profit groups & community organi- at 108 Illinois Ave Council, Idaho 83612-000R zatiom will be printed once free of charge. At our by Adams County Rec~Srd Publishing Co LLC discret on we may print bulletins multiple times ff Lyle Sail, Publisher. Periodical postage is paid at space ~ Uows. Guaranteed additional runs or items Council, Idaho. . over words are $5 per 50 words. 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