News and Updates

18March 2019

New Offices, Anyone?

March 18th, 2019|Newsletters|

Friends, this is the stage of the legislature when crazy things happen (yes, more than normal)! Legislators are worn down, cranky, and legislation is coming in waves. The big decisions have been put off until [...]

12March 2019

Elks in Town

March 12th, 2019|Newsletters|

Elks in town Pictured with Lt. Gov. Janice McGeachin and Dan Tackett The Idaho Elks Lodge was in town visiting with legislators about their important community service work. Dan Tackett from Grangeville is [...]

6March 2019

Leadership Idaho Agriculture

March 6th, 2019|Newsletters|

Jared Everson, Grangeville; Katie Mosman, Grangeville; Ben Schumacher, Greencreek I got to have dinner with the Leadership Idaho Ag delegates this week. Idaho County had the most delegates of any county in the [...]

25February 2019

Week 7 – Moving Quickly

February 25th, 2019|Newsletters|

4-H Know Your Government 4-H members from all over the state spent Presidents Day weekend in Boise, attending the Know Your Government Conference. The idea is to empower youth to be well-informed citizens who are [...]

18February 2019

I Never Really Know…

February 18th, 2019|Newsletters|

I never really know the kinds of things you like to know about your Idaho Legislature. I realize most of you are no kind of political junkies who spend a lot of time studying bills [...]

11February 2019

Thank you for Caring

February 11th, 2019|Newsletters|

When I write newsletters, I never know what you will be interested in. Last week, I wrote about what to do about the problem of transportation funding in Idaho. I got a great response! Many [...]