Stories tagged: brad little
UPDATED: Wed., Dec. 4, 2019
The Republican governor said he’s cut or simplified 75% of Idaho’s administrative rules this year and leapfrogged ahead of South Dakota as the least-regulated state.
UPDATED: Tue., Dec. 3, 2019
Idaho Gov. Brad Little encouraged policymakers and stakeholders to “get out of their silos” at the Western Governors’ Association workshop in Post Falls on Tuesday.
Fri., Nov. 22, 2019
Employees at the University of Idaho will have the option to take as many as five days of voluntary furlough as the university works to reduce its current budget by …
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 7, 2019
Idaho Gov. Brad Little has asked most state agencies to trim their current budgets by 1% and prepare for more cuts in the coming year. The Idaho Press reports Little …
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 20, 2019
Legislation to keep operating an Idaho board that pays a federal agency to kill wolves that attack livestock and elk is on its way to Gov. Brad Little.
Wed., Feb. 13, 2019
Gov. Brad Little on Wednesday signed legislation to end years of litigation and help finalize an agreement involving water rights in heavily populated southwestern Idaho.
Fri., Feb. 8, 2019
Idaho Gov. Brad Little is recommending a $42.8 million budget for the Department of Parks and Recreation in fiscal 2020.
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 25, 2019
Idaho National Guard’s commanding officer says he will look into 19 startlingly loud ceremonial canon blasts that were part of Gov. Brad Little’s inauguration.
Mon., Jan. 21, 2019
Last week Idaho Gov. Brad Little acknowledged that climate change is real, according to reporting
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 11, 2019
A pair of budget-related committees accepted Gov. Brad Little’s projected revenue of $3.75 billion for the current fiscal year, but reduced it for the following year.
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 9, 2019
Idaho said Wednesday it will appeal a recent court ruling ordering the state to provide gender confirmation surgery to a transgender inmate.
Fri., Jan. 4, 2019
Outgoing Lt. Gov. Brad Little took the oath of office Friday as Idaho’s 33rd governor, although under the state Constitution he won’t officially become governor and assume those duties until …
Thu., Jan. 3, 2019
Gov.-elect Brad Little said Thursday he’s committed to implementing a voter-approved expansion of Medicaid coverage but has concerns on the specifics of how it’s done.
UPDATED: Wed., Dec. 12, 2018
Gov.-elect Brad Little has named his budget chief.
Fri., Nov. 16, 2018
Idaho Gov.-elect Brad Little has named his campaign manager as his chief of staff.
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 6, 2018
Longtime Republican lawmaker Brad Little defeated Democratic challenger Paulette Jordan on Tuesday to become Idaho’s next governor.
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 23, 2018
Idaho officials are working to determine whether occupational licenses the state requires have gone beyond protecting public safety and now unduly limit job opportunities.
UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 11, 2018
After a hotly contested primary race that saw the candidates for governor spend more than $4 million combined, campaign finance reports filed Wednesday show much lower figures for rivals Brad …
Wed., Oct. 3, 2018
Idaho’s major-party candidates for governor got together Tuesday evening to talk tax and fiscal policy.
Sun., Sept. 2, 2018
Paulette Jordan blasted the “Otter-Little Administration” for the problems with state Division of Motor Vehicles services that forced shutdowns this week and have frustrated county sheriffs and motorists for two …
Mon., Aug. 13, 2018
A survey released recently shows that Medicaid expansion is likely blazing a trail for gubernatorial hopeful Paulette Jordan.
UPDATED: Sun., Aug. 12, 2018
The 64-year-old cattle rancher doesn’t have to prove who he is. His task, in part, is to prove who he isn’t: Gov. Butch Otter, the man who named him to …
Sun., July 15, 2018
When Idaho Lt. Gov. Brad Little went to Washington, D.C., to testify on Thursday at a congressional hearing on public lands grazing, he expected to see Idaho Rep. Raul Labrador …
UPDATED: Wed., May 16, 2018
Paulette Jordan, a two-term state representative and former Coeur d’Alene Tribal Council member, pulled off an upset win in Idaho’s Democratic gubernatorial primary Tuesday over the party’s 2014 nominee, Boise …
Sun., May 6, 2018
Public service might run in Brad Little’s family, but politics was never a vocation for him – much less a career. Brad was mainly concerned with farming and ranching until …
UPDATED: Mon., April 30, 2018
Tommy Ahlquist, a GOP candidate for governor of Idaho, was endorsed by two prominent millennial Trump supporters on Monday – Charlie Kirk, who was the millennial director of the Trump …
Sun., April 29, 2018
The stakes are huge – an open seat for governor of Idaho for the first time in 12 years. The competition is hot in both parties, with seven Republicans and …
UPDATED: Fri., April 27, 2018
The Idaho Medical Association is endorsing Lt. Gov. Brad Little in the upcoming GOP gubernatorial primary election.
UPDATED: Thu., April 26, 2018
Idaho Rep. Raul Labrador said Thursday that if the state’s voters both elect him governor and pass the initiative to expand Medicaid in Idaho, he’d consider working to overturn the …
UPDATED: Tue., April 24, 2018
Idaho’s top Republican candidates for governor gave voters three distinct options to choose from Monday during their second televised debate, which included plenty of jabs at each other’s campaign tactics.