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Eye On Boise ” Wayne Hoffman archive


SATURDAY, SEPT. 23, 2017

Hoffman defends Giddings; we stand by our story 14 

Wayne Hoffman, head of the Idaho Freedom Foundation, a lobbying and political action group, has sent out a column seeking to discredit my article on residency questions surrounding Rep. Priscilla Giddings, R-White Bird. The facts in my article all came directly from public records: That...

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THURSDAY, AUG. 17, 2017

Charles Murray, a scholar with the American Enterprise Institute, is the keynote speaker for the Idaho Freedom Foundation’s annual “Faces of Freedom” banquet in Boise on Aug. 26. (AEI)

Speaker with controversial race theories leads to cancellation, move of IFF annual banquet 21 

A major Boise convention center and hotel canceled the Idaho Freedom Foundation’s upcoming banquet, forcing a change of venue just 11 days before the event, because it learned the group’s keynote speaker was a scholar whose controversial theories on race and intelligence have drawn disruptive protests around the nation for the past six months.

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THURSDAY, MAY 28, 2015

THURSDAY, MAY 14, 2015

TUESDAY, NOV. 19, 2013

TUESDAY, OCT. 29, 2013

The Idaho Freedom Foundation says it will put up more billboards like this one in Burley, criticizing local legislators' votes on the state health insurance exchange.

Billboards target Idaho lawmakers in their districts 

Billboards bashing Idaho legislators for their votes on a state insurance exchange have begun popping up in their legislative districts. Idaho Freedom Foundation chief Wayne Hoffman says the signs are part of his group’s lobbying campaign to get Idaho’s exchange repealed in the legislative session...

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SUNDAY, SEPT. 15, 2013

FRIDAY, AUG. 30, 2013

MONDAY, MAY 13, 2013

FRIDAY, NOV. 30, 2012

MONDAY, AUG. 29, 2011

MONDAY, APRIL 19, 2010

Hoffman: 'A rising leader' 

Wayne Hoffman, head of the Idaho Freedom Foundation, discusses his disenchantment with the mainstream media and his role as a political activist in an article by AP reporter John Miller, in which Hoffman refuses to disclose how his group is funded; click below to read...

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