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3 Of 4 Idaho Reps ‘True Blue’

Three of Idaho's four GOP members of Congress — Sens. Mike Crapo and Jim Risch and Rep. Raul Labrador — had 100 percent voting records this year, according to Family Research Council Action and CitizenLink. The trio won "True Blue" status for their perfect voting records. There were eight senators and 44 House members with 100 percent scores. Idaho's fourth national lawmaker, Rep. Mike Simpson, scored 80 percent. He differed with Labrador on two votes. ... FRCA is the political action committee affiliate of the Family Research Council, a leading opponent of the health care reform law, abortion and gay rights/Dan Popkey, Idaho Statesman. More here.


D.F. Oliveria
D.F. (Dave) Oliveria joined The Spokesman-Review in 1984. He currently is a columnist and compiles the Huckleberries Online blog and writes about North Idaho in his Huckleberries column.

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