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Has Trump set a new tone for his presidency?

by LaVarr Webb, Publisher
Some national political commentators are asking: Did Pres. Donald Trump’s recent State of…

Some old photos never die, or fade away

by Chuck Malloy, Idaho Politics Weekly contributor
I was hoping that word about this photo of me would never get out, because there’s no…
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Odds & Ends: Idaho Supreme Court . . . sex education . . . home purchase . . . redistricting

by Steve Taggart, Idaho Politics Weekly contributor
A few thoughts on a few, somewhat random, topics...

A little guidance from Honest Abe on presidential truth telling

by Jim Jones
As we observe the 210th anniversary of the birth of America’s greatest president on Feb.…

Guest opinion: How to have a great spring trip to Washington, D.C.

by Sen. Mike Crapo
Washington, D.C., is a popular tourist destination at all times of year, but March…
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Idaho economic snapshot by Zions Bank

by Press release
Idaho’s labor market continues to expand, but there are signs that the low unemployment…
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Political news notes: GOP, Dems duel over redistricting . . . other political happenings

by Idaho Politics Weekly staff
Idaho Democrats issue statement protesting ‘gerrymandering’ hearing.
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Abortion is all about the middle ground

by Steve Taggart, Idaho Politics Weekly contributor
Abortion is back on the national agenda. Last week Virginia drew the spotlight for a bill…

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Boise Chamber Congressional Forum with Jim Risch   
When: Thursday, February 21, 12 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Where: The Riverside Hotel, 2900 W Chinden Blvd, Boise, ID
Join us to hear from U.S. Senator Jim Risch at our first Congressional Forum of 2019. More info and register here.

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