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Eye On Boise archive for June 26, 2010


Delegates gather at the Idaho Republican Party Convention in Idaho Falls on Saturday, June 26, 2010. Republicans from across Idaho attended the biennial event where the state's dominant party sets its compass for the next two years.  (Jessie Bonner / AP Photo)

Convention ends, new Idaho GOP platform set 

By the close of the Idaho GOP state convention today, members had adopted a platform with a new loyalty test for candidates, a provision recommending Idaho withhold taxes from the federal government, a bid to limit marriage to "naturally born" men and women and an…

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Measure by measure, Idaho GOP leans right 

Here's how AP reporter John Miller sums up the action Friday at the Idaho Republican Party convention in Idaho Falls: Measure by measure, delegates to Idaho's 2010 Republican Convention on Friday cemented their place at the head of the nation's stalwart conservatives. More than three…

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