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City: Boise, Idaho
The head of the natural resources division for the Idaho Attorney General's office for the past three decades, Strong holds bachelor's and law degrees from the University of Idaho and a master's of law degree from the University of Michigan with emphasis in natural resource law. He was recognized as the 2014 Environment, Energy, and Resources Government Attorney of the Year by the American Bar Association, and also received the Idaho Bar Association’s Professionalism Award, the Western Attorneys General’s Public Service Award, and the National Association of Attorneys General’s Marvin Award for extraordinary service.
A rare contested race for an open seat on the Idaho Supreme Court appears to be headed for a runoff in November, as none of the four hopefuls was polling over 50 percent in early returns Tuesday night – though Rupert attorney Robyn Brody was clearly out in front, with the other three neck-and-neck.
Robyn Brody’s campaign for the Idaho Supreme Court disputes a finding by the Idaho Secretary of Statethat four donations, totaling $27,000, received from four farm-related businesses exceeded the state Sunshine Law limits because the businesses are related by a single owner.
Two candidates return contributions after running afoul of limits, including one for Idaho Supreme Court
Two candidates for state offices in the May 17 election are filing amended reports and returning contributions, after inadvertently running afoul of the Sunshine Law’s restrictions on donations from related entities, according to the Idaho Secretary of State’s office – including a candidate for the…
The Idaho Farm Bureau Federation’s endorsement of Curt McKenzie for an Idaho Supreme Court opening has raised some eyebrows, as the Farm Bureau is a nonprofit, which typically means an organization can’t support or oppose any candidate for public office. But Farm Bureau spokesman John…