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Editorial Roundup: Idaho

Aug. 06, 2021 12:43 PM EDT

Recent editorials from Idaho newspapers: U.S. must not leave Afghan helpers behind Aug. 4 Idaho Mountain Express Despite a two-decade investment of blood and treasure by the United States, the Afghanistan...

Oklahoma GOP nixes censure of state's Republican US senators

Jul. 18, 2021 14:33 PM EDT

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Oklahoma Republican Party members have rejected a resolution to censure the state's two GOP U.S. senators for not objecting to the Electoral College votes that certified Democrat Joe Biden as president on Jan. 6. In the vote Saturday, 122 members of...

Nebraska judge who nixed same-sex adoption target of filing

Jul. 13, 2021 16:08 PM EDT

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Former state Rep. Ernie Chambers is known for seeking the censure of Nebraska judges he believes have acted outside the bounds of fairness. Now, Chambers is targeting a judge in the state’s northeastern corner who saw the Nebraska Supreme Court overturn his denial of...

Louisiana high court censures one of its own

Jun. 30, 2021 18:34 PM EDT

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Louisiana’s Supreme Court voted to censure one of its own Wednesday, saying a conversation that longtime Justice Jefferson Hughes held with a political operative during a 2019 campaign for a seat on the court harmed public confidence in the judiciary. ...