”I go on this great republican principle, that the people will have virtue and intelligence to select men of virtue and wisdom. Is there no virtue among us? If there be not, we are in a wretched situation. No theoretical checks — no form of government can render us secure. To suppose that an…

Editor’s note: This is the Post Register’s final endorsement of this election season. Endorsements have already been released in the Idaho Falls and Ammon city council races, and in the Zone 4 seat for District 91.

Editor’s note: Over the next two days, the Post Register’s editorial board will announce endorsements in the Idaho Falls School District 91 board races. Endorsements have already been released in the Idaho Falls and Ammon city council races.

Editorial Cartoons

David Adler’s opinion column of Nov. 15 is both disingenuous and blatantly dishonest. In his second paragraph, he states facts that are strictly Democrat talking points — accusations that have been made but refuted by all current investigations and documentation.

In the first instance, I am glad there is an agreement with me by Stephanie Mermigas that advancing social programs is not “socialism,” and thus those who categorize candidates as “socialist” or advancing “socialism,” by suggesting social programs benefitting society’s least among us, are ce…

Mr. Hunter is sad that some people, mostly liberals, actually believe that the climate is changing and that the earth is warming. It makes him sad that people believe in science.

Miranda is guilty of distortion in her recent op-ed and is cherry-picking. The stock market is only one measure of an economy. Another is unemployment, which is at a 50 year low. Both of these indicators have been the results of the economic policies of President Trump and only three years a…

Responding to Mr. Hunter’s comment that the ozone crisis just went away. On the contrary, here are some facts. There was enough scientific evidence regarding the causes and the dangerous medical effects of ozone depletion that the Montreal Protocol, the first of several comprehensive interna…

President Trump, while you are in the wall erecting a mood, would you please install some protection along the south border of Idaho? Utah wants our devotion. Nevada wants our gambling. Arizona wants our water. California wants our properties. Can you make the states pay for the fence? 

I’m responding to Grant Hunter’s responses to both my climate change column and his own accusations that climate change is a “cruel hoax.” Grant, you feigned concern for my mental well being in precisely the same terms that Rush Limbaugh uses on daytime talk radio to ridicule Greta Thunberg …

I think Mr. Delmore has absolutely hit the nail on the head about original intent and the Second Amendment.