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Giddings doubles down, tries campaign fundraising on ethics case

UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 6, 2021

BOISE – After the Idaho House Ethics Committee voted unanimously to censure her and strip her of one of her committee assignments, Rep. Priscilla Giddings has doubled down on her contention that she’s done nothing wrong and is using her ethics case as campaign fundraising fodder in her run for Idaho lieutenant governor.
News >  Pacific NW

Lawmaker who ID’d rape accuser may lose committee assignment

UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 3, 2021

 A legislative ethics committee says an Idaho lawmaker who publicized the name of an intern who reported a rape by another lawmaker should be stripped of one of her committee assignments for acting in an a manner “unbecoming” to the state's House of Representatives.
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Hearing begins for Idaho lawmaker who shared rape accuser’s name

UPDATED: Mon., Aug. 2, 2021

An Idaho lawmaker accused of violating ethics rules by publicizing the name of an alleged rape victim in disparaging social media posts — and then allegedly misleading lawmakers about her actions — said in an ethics hearing Monday that she did nothing wrong and claimed the allegations against her were politically motivated.