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EOB: Crapo, Sturgill filling campaign coffers

...nearly all of it from individuals, and also put in more than $240,000 of his own money in loans – giving him total receipts of more than half a million dollars and cash on hand of $427,514 at the close of the latest reporting period in July.

That’s a hefty total for a first-time candidate and a Democrat in deep-red Idaho. Sturgill, an attorney and investment banker, former CEO and river guide, BYU graduate and bishop in the LDS Church, gives this answer when asked why it’s worth it to him to put that kind of financial effort into his campaign: “Because I’m sick of watching a government that doesn’t work – I’m sick of the corruption in government.” Full story. Betsy Russell, SR

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D.F. Oliveria started Huckleberries Online on Feb. 16, 2004. Oliveria's Sunday print Huckleberries is a past winner of the national Herb Caen Memorial Column contest.