Tuesday’s Quick Hits

Happy Cinco de Mayo!

Quote of the Day…

Do you remember before the internet, that it was thought that the cause of collective ignorance was the lack of access to information? Well…it wasn’t that. – Unknown

Today’s independent commentary deals with these people/issues:

  • School Elections
  • Senate Majority PAC
  • Trump & Scarborough
  • One More Thing

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The Monday Memo

The Western Word is coming to you, STILL, I repeat STILL, coronavirus free, from deep inside an underground bunker in Montana. The bunker also serves as the worldwide headquarters for The Western Word blog!

Quote of the day…

Day 14 at home and the dog is looking at me like, “See? This is why I chew on the furniture.” – Unknown

Today’s independent commentary deals with these people/issues:

  • Great Falls School Election
  • Hydroxychloroquine
  • Required Reading
  • One More Thing

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Monday’s Commentary: Vote for Schools and Parks

There’s a May 8 School election in Great Falls that will elect two school trustees and approve/disapprove a $1.35 million elementary levy. The Great Falls Tribune reports that voters will also find on the ballot a section asking them to consider the creation of Park District-1 with an assessment amount of $1.5 million annually for the first three years to address $12.6 million in deferred maintenance identified in the city’s parks and recreation sites.

The ballots are in the mail according to a recent article in the Trib. Below you will find my commentary about both.

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Monday’s Quick Hits

You don’t write because you want to say something, you write because you have something to say. – F. Scott Fitzgerald

Today’s quick hits deal with:

  • The House Debate
  • Great Falls School Election
  • The Western Word Polls
  • Federal Funding
  • Full Body Scanner

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