Stories tagged: Sheryl Nuxoll
WEDNESDAY, MAY 18, 2016, 4:50 P.M.
Three North Idaho lawmakers backed by Idaho Freedom Foundation lose seats in Idaho primary
Three North Idaho lawmakers lost their seats in Tuesday’s primary election. The three – Reps. Kathy Sims, R-Coeur d’Alene, and Shannon McMillan, R-Silverton; and Sen. Sheryl Nuxoll, R-Cottonwood – have …
TUESDAY, APRIL 5, 2016, 4:51 P.M.
Otter vetoes Bible-in-schools bill for fear of ‘costly litigation’
Idaho Gov. Butch Otter vetoed a Bible-in-schools bill on Tuesday, saying it violates the Idaho Constitution and could result in “costly litigation for Idaho public schools.”
SUNDAY, FEB. 14, 2016, 5 A.M.
Eye on Boise: Tearful Idahoans push for Medicaid expansion
BOISE – Hundreds of people filled the state Capitol’s largest hearing room Friday morning to press for expanding Medicaid to help Idahoans who don’t have health insurance, reforming the state’s …
FRIDAY, APRIL 17, 2015
Shawn Vestal: Imaginary crisis averted, Idaho’s real kids suffer
Give credit to the Idaho Nine. They were accidentally right about one thing: A group of extremists is threatening the state’s security and future. It’s them.
FRIDAY, APRIL 10, 2015, 5:25 P.M.
Child support bill killed by Idaho legislators fearful of Islamic law
An Idaho House panel voted 9-8 on Friday to kill legislation to bring the state into compliance with federal child-support collection rules after some lawmakers said they were concerned about …
SUNDAY, MARCH 15, 2015
Eye on Boise: Bill limiting kids’ use of tanning beds heads to governor
After years of debate, lawmakers have sent legislation limiting children’s use of artificial tanning beds to Gov. Butch Otter’s desk. HB 177 passed the Senate late last week on a …
SATURDAY, MARCH 7, 2015
Idaho state senator defies call for apology to Hindus
BOISE – An array of religious leaders is calling for an Idaho state senator to apologize for her comments this week that Hinduism “is a false faith with false gods.” …
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 4, 2015
Seven Idaho senators skip Hindu prayer
BOISE – Seven Idaho senators remained outside the state Senate chamber Tuesday morning as guest chaplain Rajan Zed delivered the chamber’s first Hindu invocation, then took their seats immediately after …
THURSDAY, JAN. 31, 2013
Idaho senator compares health exchanges to Holocaust
BOISE – As the debate over Idaho Gov. Butch Otter’s proposed state health insurance exchange heats up, a North Idaho senator sent out a mass email and posted a message …
WEDNESDAY, JAN. 30, 2013, 3:24 P.M.
Idaho senator compares health exchange to Holocaust
As the debate over Idaho Gov. Butch Otter’s proposed state health insurance exchange heats up, a North Idaho senator has sent out a mass email and posted a message on …
SUNDAY, DEC. 2, 2012
Eye on Boise: Seuss environmentalist falls short in House bid
BOISE – The Lorax, the “shortish and oldish and brownish and mossy” character with a “voice that was sharpish and bossy,” was created by Dr. Seuss in his 1971 environmentally …
SATURDAY, DEC. 1, 2012
Idaho lawmakers to receive formal ethics training
BOISE – After a string of ethical lapses and questions about Idaho lawmakers’ conduct, new lawmakers will face something unprecedented when they arrive in Boise for their organizational session next …
SUNDAY, NOV. 25, 2012
Eye on Boise: Lawmaker shares far-fetched idea to elect Romney
BOISE – A state senator from north-central Idaho is touting a scheme that’s been circulating on tea party blogs, calling for states that supported Mitt Romney to refuse to participate …
FRIDAY, JUNE 15, 2012
Nuxoll pays Senate for mailer costs
BOISE – Idaho state Sen. Sheryl Nuxoll, R-Cottonwood, has reimbursed the Senate for the cost of an end-of-session constituent letter she sent to Republican voters touting her record and thanking …
THURSDAY, JUNE 14, 2012, 3:51 P.M.
Idaho senator repays state for letter to GOP voters
Campaign finance reports show that Idaho state Sen. Sheryl Nuxoll, R-Cottonwood, has reimbursed the Senate for the cost of an end-of-session letter she sent out to Republican voters that touted …
THURSDAY, MAY 3, 2012
New district gets state-funded mailing
Kris Sabo, of Sagle, was surprised when an official state-funded letter arrived in the mail from Idaho Sen. Sheryl Nuxoll, R-Cottonwood, talking about Nuxoll’s record and thanking supporters as she …
WEDNESDAY, MAY 2, 2012, 3:03 P.M.
Idaho senator sends state-funded letter to new district
Kris Sabo of Sagle was surprised when an official state-funded letter arrived in the mail from Idaho Sen. Sheryl Nuxoll, R-Cottonwood, talking about Nuxoll’s record and thanking supporters as she …