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How Blue is Your Legislator?

2013 Legislature Member Health Insurance & Medical Industry 2012 Campaign Contributions Legislative District Commerce Committee Health & Welfare Cameron, Dean $21,300 27 x Wood, Fred $16,050 27 x Bedke, Scott $12,500 27 Lodge, Patti, Anne $11,800 11 Guthrie, Jim $11,500 28 x Rusche, John $10,700 6 x Davis, Bart $8,200 33 Hill, Brent $7,500 34 Thompson, […]

Remember Their Names…

REMEMBER THEIR NAMES WHEN YOU VOTE IN 2014 State Legislators that Supported the State Health Exchange: Governor CL “Butch” Otter REPRESENTATIVES Brandon A. Hixon R Dist 10    Carolyn Meline D Dist 29    Christy Perry R Dist 11 Clark Kauffman R Dist 25     Darrell Bolz R Dist 10     Dell Raybould […]

Repeal Ottercare – The Time is NOW.

You can play each of the ads by clicking on the filename below.   Sign The Petition Ad: For Idaho Falls: For North Idaho For the Magic Valley For Ada & Elmore Counties For Canyon County For Blackfoot & Pocatello Feeling Blue (Just How Blue) Ad: (see the full list of contribution totals by legislator) […]

Thank You Senators… (Or Not!)

The following ads are being released the morning of February 27th in light of the Idaho Senate’s passing of SB1042 to create a State Insurance Exchange.  The bill is due in the House this week. You can play each of the ads by clicking on the filename below. For the Treasure Valley: For North Idaho […]

Despite Opposition, Senate Passes SB1042 for State Exchange

(republished from the In a lengthy and at times contentious session, the Idaho Senate considered two efforts to stall Gov. Butch Otter’s insurance exchange legislation, a plan he has put forth to bring Idaho into compliance with federal mandates and to implement Obamacare in the state. But, in the end, the bill passed with […]

Legislators Turn Blind Eye, Idahoans Lose

(republished from the I’ve always said that the lawmaking process in the Idaho Legislature is a billion times better than the process in Congress. But as proponents advance Gov. Butch Otter’s bill to implement Obamacare, they’re ready to throw out our commendable process at great expense to our state. And for what? Sen. Monty […]