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MONDAY, FEB. 8, 2016

Labrador at forefront of gay marriage clash 

When the U.S. Supreme Court last summer gave same-sex couples the right to marry, Republican Rep. Raul Labrador of Idaho said Congress should move quickly to protect the religious liberty of citizens who believe in traditional marriage, reports Rob Hotakainen of Tribune News Service. Labrador...

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WEDNESDAY, JAN. 13, 2016

TUESDAY, JAN. 12, 2016

Carolyn Lukensmeyer, executive director of the National Institute for Civil Discourse at the University of Arizona, discusses the civil discourse training Idaho lawmakers are receiving today. (Betsy Z. Russell)

Idaho lawmakers work to be more civil... 

Idaho legislators are undergoing civil discourse training today, working with the National Institute for Civil Discourse at the University of Arizona. The institute has worked with 12 other states, but Idaho is the first to schedule a Legislature-wide training session backed by leadership; Maine is...

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