Treasurer misspent on borrowings

A look at the costs of issuing debt in Idaho showed the longtime state treasurer’s […]

Religion freedom or medical neglect?

Idaho has faith-healing exemptions in state child protection laws that exonerate caregivers who decline medical […]

In Idaho, the politics of voting ‘No’

One bloc of Idaho lawmakers votes consistently against spending money on even the most basic […]

Idaho takes more from feds than it cares to admit

Idaho lawmakers like to rail against the federal government, but the state gets a third […]

Open range laws are ag-friendly

Open range laws mean if you hit a cow on the road, you’re liable not […]

Idaho taxes relatively light, fair

Idaho lawmakers routinely agitate to cut taxes. But the state’s tax structure is lower — […]

Idaho’s top political donors

Agriculture, energy, and natural resources corporate interests contribute the most to Idaho campaigns, an analysis […]

Business lobby press draws a foul

The 800-pound gorilla of Idaho’s special interest lobby gets singed by its own scorched-earth approach […]