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Gubernatorial candidates support civil asset forfeiture reform

Gov. Butch Otter’s decision earlier this year to kill pro-limited government legislation drew heckling headlines like “Idaho Governor Flips Off Libertarians With Both Hands, Vetoes Asset Forfeiture AND Licensing Reforms.” All three current candidates for [...]

By | July 21st, 2017|

Hoffman: Conservatives remain committed to grocery tax repeal

On Tuesday, Idaho Freedom Foundation President Wayne Hoffman responded to the Idaho Supreme Court’s 4-1 ruling that upheld Gov. Butch Otter’s veto of a bill to repeal Idaho’s burdensome grocery tax. Hoffman pledged: “We know [...]

By | July 19th, 2017|

Report praises state’s financial management, but Idahoans still struggle

Idaho policymakers are celebrating a recent study that shows the state’s financial position is among the top 10 in the country. Specifically, researchers from the Mercatus Center at George Mason University found that Idaho ranks [...]

By | July 14th, 2017|
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