GUEST COMMENTARY: It is rare for Idaho Republicans to split their vote on the chair of the Republican National Committee — but that's what happened this year.
KNAPP: The U.S. government, both parties, has run up $31 trillion in debt, routinely spending far more than it takes in and putting the deficit on its bar tab.
Santos denies claim of sexual misconduct from former staffer.
Should the law do more to punish lying about elections? Careful: Such proposals can curtail legitimate speech and give the government power it’s likely to misuse.
It’s easy to blame QAnon, ridiculous conspiracy theories and the "big lie," but America has never had a fully stable relationship with the facts
STAPILUS: Some years ago, I asked a legislative bill researcher what seemed like a simple question: How many felony offenses are on the books in Idaho, and what are they?
SEN. CRAPO: The national debt is one of the biggest threats facing our country.
KIGGINS: What I saw this week in Blaine County reminded me of a saying I often heard in Wyoming: We’re living in one big community with really long roads.
SKENAZY: Let Grow nonprofit is trying to change the neglect laws so that simply trusting your kids in the outside world is not reason enough to trigger investigations like this.
GUEST EDITORIAL: It's important to remind people of Idaho’s agricultural roots — and to be proud of them, writes Twin Falls Sen. Chenele Dixon.
FINDING MY WAY: I’ve been refereeing youth sports for more than 40 years and have never ceased to be amazed at the unchecked levels of anger displayed by parents.
BRUGGER: An effective government uses funds to provide services, not to settle policy disputes and build powerful political parties. I vote for effective governance.
SAUNDERS: The Washington Post reported this week that "allies" of Hunter Biden are considering setting up a legal defense fund for the president's son.
NAPOLITANO: The concept of military tribunals was born in the administration of President George W. Bush, who argued 9/11 was an attack of military magnitude and warranted a military response.
IDAHO DEMOCRATIC PARTY: Idaho has one of the country's most extreme abortion bans — to the point doctors and nurses are fearful of even practicing in our state.
IDAHO REPUBLICAN PARTY: “Red” states all across the country have started the process of amending their respective constitutions to prohibit non-citizens from voting in U.S. elections.
At first glance, Priscilla Villarreal is not a particularly empathetic figure. Not to most conservatives, anyway.
"We have no choice but to make hard decisions," Oklahoma Rep. Kevin Hern recently said. He leads the Republican Study Committee, a group of more than 160 Republican lawmakers that recently called for making cuts in Social Security.
🎧 The hosts discuss a recent study about happiness and whether the philosophy of the stoics can help us in our everyday lives.
INSIDE POLITICS: Why not applaud Idaho’s children for taking state government by the horns instead of sending them to their rooms?
Congress needs to make it clear that payments — including to Social Security recipients — will be made.
A string of historic bipartisan victories during the last Congress — including an update of the Electoral Count Act and transformational investments in infrastructure, semiconductor manufacturing, veterans protections and energy transitions — demonstrate that Congress really can work in a bipartisan and productive manner for the American people.
Commentary: Once we stop looking at what happens to us as an affirmation or rejection of our egos and instead learn to see it as a test of character, the world begins to wear a very different appearance.
JONES: If Idaho voters are dismayed by the legislative spectacle this year, they may have a real chance for a new attraction that would appeal to a wider audience: Traditional Republicans, independents and Democrats.
Sen. McConnell speaks on negotiation over the debt ceiling.
Memphis’ police chief said video of the Jan. 10 beating by five police officers that killed 29-year-old Tyre Nichols included “acts that defy humanity.”
MALLOY: A lieutenant governor strolling in to talk with the governor is hardly a shocking development – unless you consider how life was before Scott Bedke took the job.
Ukrainian authorities say 3 people have been killed in a Russian missile strike in the city of Kherson. Kyiv alleges the strike targeted a hospital and school. Ukraine meanwhile has admitted its forces are facing a difficult situation in the region of Donetsk. FRANCE 24's Héloïse Melan and C…
Before Tyre Nichols died after police beat him following a traffic stop in Memphis, he was a teenager who made skateboarding videos with his friends in Sacramento. Ryan Wilson was one of them.