Don’t Get Used, Just Reach Out.

If you want the government off your back, get your hands out of its pockets. Gary Hart Don’t Get Used I have seen many political tactics over the years and some even up close and personal as a Senator, but the latest trick is one that even shocks me. It used to...

Here’s What Happens if You Aren’t Looking!

You cannot escape the responsibility of tomorrow by evading it today. Abraham Lincoln Calling the Legislature into Session Last summer there was a lot of frustration because the Governor was making decisions and the Idaho Legislature could not call itself into...

The Duty of the Legislature of Idaho…

…the duty of the legislature of Idaho, to establish and maintain a general, uniform and thorough system of public, free common schools. Idaho Constitution Education Week This week we spent much of our time working on education related issues. My committees...

Back in Boise Representing You! 

The Balance of Power is the Scale of Peace. Thomas Paine We have concluded the first week of activities of the new legislative season. We are in Boise to serve you, our constituents, as best we can. As an Idaho Senator, I have around 45,000 constituents to serve. You...