Thursday, June 20, 2024


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Updated 1 year, 4 months ago

What an Idaho school funding lawsuit might look like

It is not inevitable that the Idaho Legislature will invite a school funding lawsuit, but legislators appear at th…

Updated 3 years ago
Legislative session is complete — for now

Idaho Legislature had a busy — and historic — year.

Updated 3 years, 1 month ago
Dear Bonner County, be kind to DMV clerks

We are in the process of hiring and training three new people

Updated 3 years, 1 month ago
It’s more important than ever to tell teachers we value them

It is Teacher Appreciation Week across the country

Updated 3 years, 1 month ago
The housing problem in Bonner County

As growth continues, rising rent and rising real estate prices are making it harder and harder for locals to live here.

Updated 3 years, 1 month ago
After a challenging year, Idaho education needs our support

The past 13 months have presented enormous challenges.

Updated 3 years, 2 months ago
The legislative debate goes on in Boise

The 2021 legislative session looks like it may be one for the record books.

Updated 3 years, 2 months ago
Sound immigration reform is essential

The U.S. must commit resources to border enforcement

Updated 3 years, 2 months ago
Guns, immigration, federal money on constituents' minds

Guns, immigration, federal funding are on Idahoans's minds

Updated 3 years, 2 months ago
Signs of spring and renewed optimism

Spring has begun and with it comes a renewed sense of optimism and excitement for change.

Updated 3 years, 3 months ago
The legislative session that paused

The Idaho Legislature has recessed until April 6 due to a number of COVID-19 cases among legislators and staff.

Updated 3 years, 3 months ago
Biden taking the wrong approach on immigration

The left decried President Trump’s “America First” immigration policies and charged Republicans with being inhumane for seeking to uphold the laws of our count…

Updated 3 years, 3 months ago
Democrats' foolish logic in penalizes responsible states like Idaho

Democrats in Washington, D.C., are actively working to saddle your grandchildren with unprecedented levels of debt to bail out states that have not operated re…

Updated 3 years, 3 months ago
Urge elected officials to step up, protect our freedoms

The Idaho Legislature has just finished our eighth week in session and unfortunately there hasn’t been a lot of wins for the people.

Updated 3 years, 3 months ago
Proposed changes to gas gouging law deserve your attention

I’m writing to make you aware of a piece of legislation currently working its way through the state Legislature. The bill is being pushed by Idaho’s gas retail…

Updated 3 years, 3 months ago
Where did the money come from?

A major task each legislative session is creating and approving a plan for how we will spend our state tax dollars in the upcoming year.