Occupy

Commentary: Authentic Liberal Gibberish
We had a conversation on-air today about government transfer payments.  I described all of them as being the “dole”.  A disabled veteran rightly took exception.  He made his deposit in service of his country.  Now we need to keep our end of the bargain…
Occupy Boise Asked to Leave for Short Time
BOISE, Idaho (AP) - "Occupy Boise" protesters must temporarily vacate the old Ada County Courthouse by Wednesday to allow state officials to assess damage to the grass where their tents have been erected since last November. U.S. District Judge B...
“Occupy Boise” Get “Occupied”
(KTVB)  Occupy Boise protestors were forced to deal with some unexpected new visitors to their makeshift camp on Friday morning.  It seems two 'anti' Occupy Boise protestors decided to join the group's tent city that sprawls over the grounds of the old Ada County courthous…
“Occupy Boise” Still Has Some Time
(KTVB) The Occupy Boise encampment has won a partial reprieve.  Occupy Boise sought an injunction against a new law meant to evict the group from their encampment near the state Capitol. U.S. District Judge B. Lynn Winmill ruled this morning that he plans to hold an evidentiary hearing in the…
Last Night For Occupy Boise
Last night was likely last night for members of the “Occupy Boise” protest to camp out on state property across from the Idaho Statehouse.  The House on Friday passed emergency legislation to remove the protesters from their encampment.
Idaho Senate Votes To Ban Camping On Capital Mall
(AP) - The Idaho Senate voted to ban camping from state-managed land, a move that would expel a tent encampment erected by Occupy Boise protesters in early November on the old Ada County Courthouse grounds. Tuesday's 26-9 vote sends the measure back to the House.
Committee Pushes Occupy Ban Bill Forward
State lawmakers have taken the first step toward ending the Occupy Boise camp. The House State Affairs Committee passed a bill this morning that would prevent camping on state property. House Bill 404 is being sent to the House floor with a "do pass" recommendation...
“Occupy” Comes To Twin Falls
An "Occupy Twin Falls" event is scheduled for Saturday starting at 1 p.m.  Organizers say the event will start at the corner of Main Ave. and Shoshone Street in Twin Falls.  Participants will march down Shoshone Street and Blue Lakes then make their way back to the downto…