A socially conservative group that has been a major supporter of two laws passed this year that critics say discriminate against transgender people on Tuesday criticized the state of California's decision to restrict state-funded travel to Idaho.
A local mental health professional has filed to run against Rep. Bryan Zollinger, R-Idaho Falls, in the May 19 primary for the District 33B House seat.
The filing period for the May primaries closes on March 13, and I have gotten news releases from several of the candidates who plan to run. Jacob Householder plans to run for the District 34 Senate seat to represent Madison and northern Bonneville counties Brent Hill is vacating, and will fa…
The candidate filing period doesn't close until March 13, but already filings with the Idaho Secretary of State's office show some competitive races in eastern Idaho both in the May primary and the November general election, including a few familiar faces seeking to get back into the Legislature.
BOISE — Four of Idaho's major employers have come out against bills that would block transgender people from changing their birth certificates and ban transgender girls and women from playing on female high school and college sports teams.
BOISE — Six Constitution Party presidential candidates will meet in Boise for a debate on Saturday.
BOISE — A bill to make some tweaks to the initiative process was introduced in the House State Affairs Committee Monday.
BOISE — The House Judiciary Committee is scheduled to vote Monday on a bill to remove a now-unconstitutional section of Idaho code listing misdemeanor crimes for which police can arrest someone without a warrant even if the crime does not occur in their presence.
Adam Frugoli, one of two declared Republican contenders to succeed Dean Mortimer for the District 30 Senate seat, announced his first endorsement in the race earlier this week — Karen McGee, a former president of the state Board of Education.
BOISE — Senate Minority Leader Michelle Stennett, D-Ketchum, is in her 11th term, and Brent Hill has been Senate president pro tempore for most of that time. Hill, R-Rexburg, announced Thursday he does not plan to run for another term.
BOISE — Senate President Pro Tempore Brent Hill, R-Rexburg, announced Thursday he doesn't plan to seek another term when his current one ends in November.
BOISE — The House State Affairs Committee has squashed a resolution that would have declared Jan. 16 Religious Freedom Day in idaho.
BOISE — A resolution declaring Nov. 7 Victims of Communism Memorial Day in Idaho is headed to the Idaho Senate.
BOISE — Friday was the last day for House members to file personal bills and several came in, including a resolution inspired by last year’s controversy over the Teton High School mascot.
BOISE — A resolution to mark Jan. 16 as Religious Freedom Day was introduced into the Idaho Legislature on Thursday.
BOISE — Thursday was the second of what are expected to be three days of public testimony on the Idaho Content Standards.
U.S. Sen. Mike Crapo went on the “Titans of Nuclear” podcast on Monday to talk about Idaho National Laboratory and other nuclear power-related issues.
Former Gov. Phil Batt said Friday that, while he does not agree with the changes to 1995 Settlement Agreement contained in the supplemental agreement signed Wednesday, he accepts them and thinks Gov. Brad Little will “make this a positive step for Idaho.”
Idaho Gov. Brad Little went on Fox News’ The Ingraham Angle on Tuesday night to defend the state’s position in a lawsuit involving gender confirmation surgery for a transgender inmate.