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No need for worry … it’s only $22 trillion

by Chuck Malloy, Idaho Politics Weekly Contributor
While most of the national news is consumed by impeachment hearings and Democratic…

Business site selection rides on location, trainable labor

by Stephen Hartgen
What do businesses look for when they’re considering new locations? What are the key…

All veterans deserve our thanks and respect

by Jim Jones
My Mom, Eunice Martens Jones, was born just as World War 1 was ending. She grew up in a…
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Guest opinion: Idaho farmers need immigration reform

by Congressman Mike Simpson
My childhood was spent working on the farms and ranches of southeastern Idaho. When a…

Guest opinion: We should honor veterans beyond Veterans Day

by Sen. Mike Crapo
Thank you, veterans, for your service to our nation and support of your fellow veterans…
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Correction: Doyle Beck not MRS owner

by Idaho Politics Weekly staff
Doyle Beck has contacted Idaho Politics Weekly (IPW) to state that he is not an owner of…
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Guest opinion: Ellsworth responds to column on statehouse facilities

by Julie Ellsworth, State Treasurer
Let’s set the record straight. ‘Facts’ stated by former House of Representative member…
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Press release: Little & Wasden announce framework on agreement for DOE breaches and for spent fuel research

by Press release
Gov. Brad Little and Attorney General Lawrence Wasden have reached an agreement with the…
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Press release: House Democratic Leader Comments on nuclear agreement

by Press release
Governor Little and Attorney General Wasden have announced an agreement that further…

Political Calendar Highlights

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Idaho Falls Chamber Young Professionals Network
When: Tuesday, November 12, 12 p.m. to 1 p.m.
Where: MacKenzie River Pizza, Grill & Pub, 1490 Milligan Rd, Idaho Falls, ID
Network with other young professionals and represent your business. Free for YPN members, $10 for non-members.

North Idaho Pachyderm Club
When: Friday, November 15, 7 a.m. to 8:30 a.m.
Where: IHOP, 2301 N 4th St, Coeur d'Alene, ID
Come join us every Friday at 7 a.m. 

2019 State of the University
When: Friday, November 15, 12 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Where: Boise Centre, 850 W Front St, Boise, ID
Dr. Marlene Tromp was named president of Boise State University in April 2019. Dr. Tromp is Boise State's seventh president in its history. More info and register here.

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