of a 'Small-r republican'? One who believes in our
republican form of government.
Republican' is a member of the Republican political
many Republicans who are absolutely not republicans.
Benewah republican newspaper is based on
the 'National Gazette' that was first published in 1791
with the support of James Madison and Thomas Jefferson.
Editor Philip Freneau published the National Gazette
bi-weekly and focused on issues of national interest and
Our editorial focus is on national topics and events
that have a direct impact on the lives of Benewah County
The Benewah republican is not a 'local'
newspaper. Like the National Gazette we are a partisan
advocate for the American republic, for republicanism,
and for our Constitution and Bill of Rights as ratified
in 1791. If a national news story or event is relevant
to Benewah County, it will be featured in the Benewah