Along with VanderSloot and his wife, Belinda, they were joined by the local sheriff and his wife, as well as Idaho Attorney General Lawrence Wasden and his wife, Tracey.
“I said, ‘Well, it’s perfect – we’ve got a lawyer and a cop here, so we can’t get in too much trouble,’ ” Little recalled. “But we were pretty civil.”
The three candidates will appear together again in Coeur d’Alene this Friday, when all three will speak and answer questions at a Gubernatorial Reception from 7-9 p.m. at the Best Western Coeur d’Alene Inn. It’s part of the summer state central committee meeting of the Idaho Republican Party, which runs Friday and Saturday, all at the Coeur d’Alene Inn. Tickets for the Gubernatorial Reception, which is open to the public, are $10 and are available online at www.idgop.org/2017-summer-meetings/.
Also, from 6-7 p.m., for $100 per person, the party is offering a VIP Gubernatorial Reception with a chance to mingle with the candidates over hors d’oeuvres. Full story. Betsy Russell/SR