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Updated 17 hours, 36 minutes ago

MALLOY: Big changes coming if GOP wins the House

First District Congressman Russ Fulcher has spent his first two terms in office in unfamiliar territory as a mem...

Updated 5 months, 2 weeks ago
PLANT NOTES: Mountain Lover

Plant Notes from the Arboretum Mountain Lover (Paxistima myrsinites)

Updated 5 months, 2 weeks ago
Insulin, politics and the mid-term election

The House passed the Affordable Insulin Now Act, which caps consumer insulin costs at $35 a month for most consumers – responding to President Biden’s call i...

Updated 5 months, 3 weeks ago
Durst takes on education establishment

Branden Durst concedes that he probably would not win the Republican race for state superintendent if he were going against either of his two opponents alone.

Updated 6 months ago
McGeachin wasn’t a ‘team player’ for long

As difficult as this is to believe, given Lt. Gov. Janice McGeachin’s drama-filled term in office, there was a brief moment when she served a viable function...

Updated 6 months, 1 week ago
Wasden warns against activist for AG

If you’d like to pass along a compliment to Attorney General Lawrence Wasden, just tell him that he’s boring.

Updated 6 months, 2 weeks ago
To our delegation, it’s all gloom and doom

President Biden’s State of the Union address is long behind us and everyone is well past analyzing the details of his speech.

Updated 6 months, 3 weeks ago
McGeachin gives AFPAC standing in Idaho

To get all this publicity, she had to speak to the America First Political Action Committee (AFPAC) – a group in which some of the main players support Vladi...

Updated 7 months ago
Risch has eyes on the ‘real’ enemy

Idaho Sen. Jim Risch has found a common enemy – and it isn’t President Biden, or congressional Democrats who are trying to ram through their socialist agenda.

Updated 7 months, 2 weeks ago
MALLOY: Smith says Simpson has met his ‘Waterloo’

Say one thing about Idaho Falls attorney Bryan Smith, he does not lack for confidence or swagger. And he will need all of that if he’s going to take out long...

Updated 7 months, 3 weeks ago
Malloy: Could a Republican Senate help Biden?

Put this in the category of “wishful thinking,” but there may be a way for President Biden to turn around his sagging approval ratings. And, for those who ma...

Updated 8 months ago
Malloy: Crapo can’t quit now, or maybe ever

If former Idaho Sen. Steve Symms had played his cards right over the last 30 years, and kept running for re-election, he could still be in the Senate today.

Updated 10 months, 1 week ago
Party leaders say ‘no’ to crossover voting

Lately, I have been hearing from Democrats who will do everything in their power to prevent Lt. Gov. Janice McGeachin and Rep. Pricilla Giddings from winning...

Updated 10 months, 1 week ago
McGeachin shows how to botch ‘good’ news

Lt. Gov. Janice McGeachin catches an endorsement from former President Trump – the biggest fish in the ocean -- and she makes that bombshell announcement thr...

Updated 1 year, 1 month ago
GOP getting warmed up with bashing Biden

Republicans are having a field day going after President Biden … and to think, we’re more than a year away until the mid-term elections.

Updated 1 year, 1 month ago
Senators look to Carter-era solution for debt fix

Here’s something that I never thought I’d see – Idaho Republican Sens. Jim Risch and Mike Crapo embracing a failed policy from the Carter administration for ...