Idaho Politics

Tommy Ahlquist Ethics Blueprint

It’s time for term limits & ethics reforms in state government

States across the nation have enacted term limits and ethics reform laws to help protect their taxpayers. When professional politicians spend too much time in...
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Idaho’s image outside of Idaho

Last week’s total eclipse was a stunning event for those in the path of totality (including my front yard) and still a spectacular one...
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What a 4-year-old soccer player can teach us all

I remember watching my then 4-year-old play soccer. Well, he wasn’t really playing soccer. He was chasing his shadow along the sideline while the...
Marsy's Law

Guthrie calls for more respect for crime victims, support for Marsy’s Law

During the past legislative session, I had the opportunity to speak on the Senate floor in support of SJR 103, a proposed amendment to...

Eclipse highlights a lot that’s beautiful about this country

From my home I can see Interstate 15. It was fascinating to watch as thousands of adventurers streamed northward to view the total solar...
Tommy Ahlquist INL

What Would Tommy Ahlquist for Governor Mean for INL?

With the 2018 Idaho Governor’s race already in full swing, folks might be wondering how the various candidates would shape their policy on Idaho...
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First Major Fundraising Report for Governor Candidates

The end of July not only marked the winding down of summer for a lot of Idaho families, but also provided a glimpse into...

The Quiet Rumble Up North | 2017 Idaho GOP Summer Meeting

On Jul 21st in Coeur D’Alene, the three Republican gubernatorial candidates squared off in a “Question and Answer” format that was designed to draw...
Idaho Governor Race 2018

2018 Idaho Governors Race

With Governor Butch Otter ending his term in 2018, the race for the next Governor of Idaho is heating up. Even with the Republican...