Politics

Politics Former Sen. Craig ordered to pay for misused funds Former Sen. Craig ordered to pay for misused funds
U.S. District Judge Amy Berman Jackson ruled Tuesday that Craig illegally converted campaign money for personal expenses while attempting to withdraw his guilty plea to one count of disorderly conduct.
Politics Idaho governor ads heat up, hazy on details Idaho governor ads heat up, hazy on details
Gov. C.L. "Butch" Otter's political ads have largely focused on his involvement during his past two terms in improving Idaho's economy after it fell during the Great Recession.

Local Politics

Politics New emails suggest Cover Oregon leaders started celebrating far too early
The On Your Side Investigators uncovered new emails sent to and from the woman who was in charge of building the Cover Oregon website. They suggest everyone from state leaders to project managers to the software vendor powering the project was oblivious to the scope of the website’s failure on the day it was supposed to launch.

National Politics

Politics States consider regulation of drones in U.S. skies States consider regulation of drones in U.S. skies
Thousands of civilian drones are expected in U.S. skies within a few years and concerns they could be used to spy on Americans are fueling legislative efforts in several states to regulate the unmanned aircraft.
Politics AP investigation: President Nixon wished for total handgun ban
Few presidents in modern times have been as interested in gun control as Richard Nixon, of all people. He contemplated banning handguns altogether and refused to pander to gun owners by feigning interest in their weapons.
Politics Fact check: Flunking geography, history during final debate
Voters didn't always get the straight goods when President Barack Obama and Republican Mitt Romney made their case for foreign policy and national security leadership Monday night before their last super-sized audience of the campaign. A few of their detours into domestic issues were problematic too.

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