Stories tagged: Dirk Kempthorne
Sun., May 7, 2017
Former Idaho Gov. Kempthorne, set for honorary UI degree, now crusades for life insurance, retirement options
These days, former Idaho Gov. Dirk Kempthorne is the chief representative of the life insurance industry, traveling the country and the world, giving speeches and representing the insurers to the …
Tue., Sept. 7, 2010, 4:03 p.m.
Kempthorne takes job as life insurance lobbyist
Former Idaho governor, U.S. senator and Interior Secretary Dirk Kempthorne is taking over as the top lobbyist for the country’s life insurers.
Tue., July 20, 2010, 10:13 a.m.
Kempthorne: No one anticipated large oil spill
Two former Interior secretaries told Congress today they did not anticipate an accident as large as the BP oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico.
Sun., Jan. 31, 2010
Citizen Kempthorne glad to stump on Ward’s behalf
BOISE – Former Idaho Gov. Dirk Kempthorne has emerged back on the Idaho political scene, endorsing 1st District congressional candidate Vaughn Ward, introducing Ward at a Statehouse press conference officially …
Wed., Jan. 27, 2010
Minnick challenger on tour
BOISE – GOP congressional candidate Vaughn Ward was joined by former Idaho Gov. Dirk Kempthorne and state Superintendent of Schools Tom Luna on Tuesday as he kicked off an 18-stop, …
Thu., March 5, 2009
For helping customer, he got fat lip
A funny thing happened to Robideaux service manager Jerry Kelly last week, if you realize that by “funny” I mean bizarre rather than ha-ha. Jerry was busy handling routine business …
Tue., Jan. 6, 2009
Kempthorne reflects on service
BOISE – Outgoing U.S. Interior Secretary Dirk Kempthorne said Monday that he’s already had discussions with his successor, Colorado Sen. Ken Salazar, and he promised a “smooth transition” at the …
Mon., Jan. 5, 2009, 7:28 p.m.
Kempthorne promises smooth transition at Interior
Outgoing U.S. Interior Secretary Dirk Kempthorne said today that he’s already had discussions with his successor, Colorado Sen. Ken Salazar, and he promised a “smooth transition” at the Department of …