Idaho Politics

Idaho Conservatives politics

Repealing Idaho’s Grocery Tax

Last year the Idaho legislature spent an enormous amount of time and effort in passing a repeal of the Grocery Tax in Idaho. After...
Brad Litte Supporters

Is Brad Little Still Running for Governor?

Lt. Governor Brad Little is the heir apparent to the office of Governor. He has done his time and served the state of Idaho...
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Will Rexburg’s Ron Nate See Another Challenge From Doug Ricks?

As the primary battles lineup for Statewide offices in Idaho in 2018, most eyes are focused on the Governor’s race. However, equally important to...
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Heather Scott & Bryan Zollinger Facebook Drama

Giving conservatives negative optics seems to come easily for some folks. Representatives Scott and Zollinger seem to have it down to a science. Case in...
Idaho Governor Race 2018

2018 Idaho Lt. Governor’s Race

Typically, most folks don’t pay a lot of attention to the Lieutenant Governor’s race during election seasons. That will likely be the case for...
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...