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Freedom Foundation honors Barrett with lifetime achievement award

The Idaho Freedom Foundation awarded its 2016 Ralph Smeed Lifetime Achievement Award to Lenore Hardy Barrett, a former state legislator from Challis. Freedom Foundation President Wayne Hoffman presented the award Saturday night in Boise to [...]

By | August 29th, 2016|

Freedom Foundation Chairman Brent Regan thanks Russ Fulcher for service

Today, Idaho Freedom Foundation Chairman Brent Regan thanked former state Senator Russ Fulcher for his service to the group’s board. “Russ Fulcher served the Foundation and the people of Idaho with diligence and enthusiasm,” Regan [...]

By | August 26th, 2016|

Project Access Northwest shows how to meet health, insurance needs

Long before Obamacare ever existed, health care practitioners in Seattle were trying to figure out how to provide high quality, specialized medical care to that community’s uninsured residents. It took a series of meetings and [...]

By | August 26th, 2016|

Will expanding Medicaid really aid Idaho’s economy?

Two recent articles, in the Idaho State Journal and an Idaho Statesman editorial, claim expanding Medicaid will aid our economy. A full review of the details behind these numbers demonstrate this is wishful thinking. Both [...]

By | August 24th, 2016|
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