News and Updates

27February 2017

Know Your Government

February 27th, 2017|Newsletters|

4-H members from all over the state descended on Boise this week. They were here to learn the details of how our state government works. They held a breakfast for all legislators on Monday morning. [...]

20February 2017

The Great Debate on Science Standards

February 20th, 2017|Newsletters|

Last Monday the Senate paid homage to President Abraham Lincoln in commemoration of his 208th birthday. I was asked to prepare and read a tribute to our 16th President on the Senate floor. We [...]

12February 2017

Grocery Rebate, or Tax Free?

February 12th, 2017|Newsletters|

I was asked by Senator Cliff Bayer to co-sponsor a bill to repeal the grocery tax in Idaho. This is the one where you pay on food, then get a tax credit when you file [...]