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Idaho Lawmakers Big Players in “Fiscal Cliff” Debates
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — U.S. Sen. Mike Crapo and U.S. Rep. Mike Simpson could play key roles in crafting legislation concerning the nation's deficit and debt as the so-called fiscal cliff approaches. The Idaho Statesman reports the two Republican lawmakers from Idaho say they want to see a de…
Congressional Race
!!Unofficial Results!!
United States Representative, District 1
DEM
Jimmy Farris
88,792
30.9%
REP
Raul R. Labrador
180,597
62.9%
LIB
Rob Oates
11,006
3.8%
IND
Pro-Life
6,570
2.3%
United States Representative, District 2
DEM
Nicole LeFavour
106,286
34...
Hart Files for Bankruptcy-Again
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Idaho lawmaker and tax protester Rep. Phil Hart has filed for bankruptcy — again — prompting a federal tax foreclosure case against him to be put on hold. Hart filed for Chapter 13 bankruptcy in Idaho's U.S. District Court on Wednesday, almost two months af…
Rep. Labrador says He Will Focus on Votes
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Republican Rep. Raul Labrador says he'll work to increase his time spent voting in Congress after his Democratic challenger criticized the amount of times he's missed votes in the U.S. House. The Idaho Statesman reports Labrador has been absent from voting at trip…
Rep. Sharon Block Says She’s Not Running Again
State Representative Sharon Block says she will not seek another term in the Idaho House of Representatives.  The Times News reports today that Block says she has no post-retirement plans but she does want to stay involved in the process.  Block was elected to the Idaho House in 2000 and h…