Service before self

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By Dr. John M. Livingston | Medical policy adviser I share several of Dr. Robert J. Burnett’s MD FACS’s concerns regarding the Covid-19 pandemic, but I disagree with the politicization of the debate and the tone of his comments directed toward Rep. Heather Scott. Burnett, who practices at Kootenai Health in Coeur d’Alene, probably knows that doctors should not be …

Coronavirus pandemic demands skepticism, good data

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By Dr. John M. Livingston | Medical Policy Adviser I am having a difficult time matching what the experts have told us and reconciling what is happening worldwide on the ground. As I have mentioned in earlier posts, I am a contrarian and a skeptic. I never mean to imply that a certain group of people don’t care, but rather …

Our moral divide and natural law

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By Dr. John M. Livingston | Medical Policy Adviser In my opinion, our American people are more divided today by moral philosophy and politics than they have been at any other time including the Civil War.  Both sides of the political spectrum know what they believe, but care little about what those who differ from them believe. Furthermore, few on …

House Bill 461 — Tenant property removal

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Analysts: Lindsay Atkinson and Alli Megal Bill description: HB 461 amends Idaho Code to provide a specific timeframe for removing personal property after a court orders a tenant to leave a rental property via issuance of an eviction judgment. Rating: +1 Does it give government any new, additional, or expanded power to prohibit, restrict, or regulate activities in the free …