Stories tagged: Idaho Democratic Party
UPDATED: Fri., May 4, 2018, 2:16 p.m.
Idaho asked to investigate ‘newspaper’ mailed to voters
The Idaho Democratic Party has asked state officials to investigate a publication purporting to be a conservative newspaper recently mailed out statewide to voters.
Sun., Nov. 5, 2017
Eye on Boise: Ada County asks Rep. Giddings to repay homeowner’s exemption
Ada County is moving to collect back taxes from state Rep. Priscilla Giddings, R-White Bird, for claiming a homeowner’s exemption for her Garden City home in 2016 while also claiming …
UPDATED: Fri., July 14, 2017, 10:11 p.m.
Court hearing canceled; Idaho Dems, state in settlement talks over voter info request
A court hearing was canceled Thursday and the Idaho Democratic Party announced that it had entered into settlement talks with the state in its lawsuit seeking to bar Secretary of …
UPDATED: Tue., July 11, 2017, 11:17 p.m.
Idaho Dems sue to block release of voter info to Trump commission
The Idaho Democratic Party has filed a lawsuit seeking a temporary restraining order to block Secretary of State Lawerence Denney from sending any voter information to President Trump’s election integrity …
Sun., Jan. 22, 2017
Eye on Boise: State Rep. Heather Scott forces full reading of Idaho House’s first bill for ‘transparency’ sake
State Rep. Heather Scott says her apology for making a disparaging remark about other female legislators may never be enough for the speaker of the House.
Wed., Oct. 19, 2016, 4:13 p.m.
Idaho AG investigates claim that Rep. Heather Scott backers harassed Idaho Democrat volunteer
The Idaho Attorney General’s office has opened an investigation into charges that supporters of Idaho state Rep. Heather Scott, R-Blanchard, stalked and harassed a young field organizer for the Idaho …
Fri., Oct. 7, 2016, 4:17 p.m.
Democrats pull worker out of Bonner County, charge harassment by Idaho Rep. Heather Scott’s supporters
The Idaho Democratic Party has pulled a party field organizer out of Bonner and Boundary counties after the young man reported he was repeatedly stalked and harassed by supporters of …
Thu., June 16, 2016, 7 p.m.
90-year-old Idaho Democratic delegate hasn’t given up hope for Bernie Sanders
BONNERS FERRY, Idaho - On one side of her jean jacket, Faye Morris wears a “Bernie” button. On the other, a button says “wage peace.” In the months before Idaho’s …
Wed., Feb. 17, 2016, 3:09 p.m.
Idaho Democrats protest state-funded election billboards
The Idaho Democratic Party is protesting a statewide, 22-billboard voter education campaign launched by the Idaho Secretary of State’s office for the upcoming March 8 presidential primary, because the billboards …
Tue., Sept. 16, 2014
Idaho GOP charges against Balukoff, Democratic Party fizzle
BOISE – Charges flew – then fizzled – over the weekend as the Idaho Republican Party claimed that the Idaho Democratic Party and Democratic candidate for governor A.J. Balukoff were …
Mon., Dec. 23, 2013
Idaho political activist Bethine Church, 90, dies
BOISE – Bethine Church, matriarch of the Idaho Democratic Party and wife of the late U.S. Sen. Frank Church, has died. She was 90. Her son, Chase Church, said she …
Sun., June 17, 2012
Eye on Boise: Labrador rips immigration shift
BOISE – U.S. Rep. Raul Labrador, an immigration attorney who touted his expertise on the issue as he ran for Idaho’s 1st District congressional seat two years ago, blasted President …
Fri., April 13, 2012
Idaho Democrats to caucus Saturday
Idaho Democrats will caucus on Saturday morning to select their presidential delegates, and they’re inviting folks to join them at the gatherings in each Idaho county. In Kootenai County, the …
Sun., Nov. 21, 2010
Eye on Boise: PERSI director assures Idaho funds not in trouble
BOISE – Idaho’s public employee retirement system has been deluged by calls, e-mail and visits from worried state and local government retirees who are concerned that it’s going to be …
Fri., Sept. 24, 2010
Idaho voters against repeal of 17th Amendment
BOISE – Idahoans are dead-set against handing over selection of U.S. senators to the state Legislature, and Idaho Republicans are even more against the idea than Democrats or the state …