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TUESDAY, JULY 13, 2010, 1:16 P.M.

NI Senators Mixed On Loyalty Oath

Three North Idaho lawmakers who joined Gov. Butch Otter for a press conference today on state revenues also expressed concerns about the GOP platform loyalty oath, as did the governor. Sen. Joyce Broadsword, R-Sagle, said, “I swore an oath to uphold the Constitution of Idaho and the Constitution of the United States. My loyalty is to the people that elected me, and I have no desire to sign anything for anyone.” Sen. Shawn Keough, R-Sandpoint, said she wasn’t at the convention and hasn’t had a chance to study the new platform. “It’s still not cl'ear to me just exactly what’s in there,” she said/Betsy Russell, Eye On Boise. More here

Question: Do you want to know how your three district representatives stand on the Idaho Republicans' loyalty oath?

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