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Press Release: Conservatives continue the fight for Idaho families, businesses

On Wednesday, Idaho Freedom Foundation Wayne Hoffman applauded conservative legislators who announced a legal challenge to Gov. Butch Otter’s senseless and harmful veto of a bill to repeal Idaho’s grocery tax. “Thank you to conservative [...]

Otter vetoes sensible, conservative bills

On Thursday, Gov. Butch Otter vetoed House Bills 139 and 202, two pieces of legislation that passed the Legislature with broad, bipartisan support. House Bill 139 would have freed makeup artists and cosmetology students from [...]

Hoffman: Some good legislation this session

On Wednesday, Idaho Freedom Foundation President Wayne Hoffman issued a statement following adjournment of the 2017 legislative session. Said Hoffman: “This legislative session was far from perfect, but Idahoans should feel proud of a few [...]

Idaho bill would end taxation of gold and silver

By Jp Cortez | Special to Idaho Freedom Foundation The Founders of our nation established that gold and silver are money, but federal taxing authorities in recent decades have required taxpayers to pay taxes on [...]

Grocery tax repeal gains major allies

The idea of repealing Idaho’s tax on groceries gained a number of vocal allies this past week, including two Idaho newspapers. The Twin Falls Times-News, Coeur d’Alene Press and the Idaho Organization of Resource Councils [...]

Meet the taxpayer-funded nonprofit pushing for Medicaid expansion, more state spending

Jannus Inc. is, by many accounts, one of the largest and most influential non-profit social services organizations in Idaho. With an annual budget of more than $15 million, Jannus operates two dozen programs that, according [...]