Russ Fulcher could be described as a populist candidate.

30 percent of the vote next May will likely propel one of the four over-the-top

He narrowly lost a primary for Governor in Idaho 3 years ago.  With Governor “Butch” Otter retiring, Mr. Fulcher was early announcing he’s a candidate for the job in 2018.  He’s one of 4 Republicans with any serious chance of winning the primary and offers 30 percent of the vote next May will likely propel one of the four over-the-top.  Considering the shallow bench presented by Democrats, the GOP Primary could be considered the real Election Day.  You can hear our conversation below!