During a hurricane briefing in Puerto Rico on Tuesday, President Donald Trump decided to make a joke about the cost of hurricane recovery and it didn't go over well: "I hate to tell you Puerto Rico, but you have thrown our budget a little out of w
Jim McGrath, a spokesman for the Bush family, said Sunday that Former first lady Barbara Bush is in “failing health” and won’t seek additional medical treatment. He said she will instead focus on comfort care.
Harley Brown, a Republican from Nampa, says he wants to be taken seriously as a candidate for Idaho governor. He has run, perennially and unsuccessfully, for several offices over the years. He participated in a GOP gubernatorial debate in 2014 alo
Dan Dolenar and his wife, Leslie, talk in their East Boise home about the traffic accident that changed their lives. In the summer of 2016, Dolenar suffered a traumatic brain injury after being hit by a young driver who was believed to be texting
Senate Education Committee Chairman Den Mortimer, R-Idaho Falls, talks about the 2018-19 education budget, increasing teacher compensation and money for classroom technology in this video shared by the Idaho Republican Party.
President Trump revealed that he would sign the omnibus spending bill passed by Congress late Thursday, noting that he was "unhappy" about "a lot of things" in the bill but that he'd approve it for "national security" reasons.
President Donald Trump's White House is threatened by allegations from his past, with court cases looming from an adult film star, a former Playboy model and a reality show contestant. Trump has denied accusations from all three women.
Protesters interrupt Idaho House floor business on March 21, 2018. The protesters, in the House gallery, were escorted out of the room. The crowd sought action on a proposal to aid health insurance coverage for Idaho's most sick and its working po
Excerpted Idaho House testimony: Rep. Christy Perry, R-Nampa, speaks during an attempt March 21, 2018, to force a vote on health insurance aid for Idaho's most sick and working poor residents. The bill was sent back to a House committee for the se
THC, the marijuana-high compound, is illegal. But hemp-based CBD is legal, advocates say, citing an Idaho attorney general's opinion. Joel Bordeaux, owner of Global CBD, has been selling the hemp-based product out of Sandpoint for two years. He's
U.S. Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke responds March 13, 2018, to a question from Sen. Maria Cantwell, D-Wash., about plane trips and other spending at Interior. The two were at a meeting of the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee.
Sen. Mike Crapo, R-Idaho, speaks prior to the final Senate vote March 14, 2018, on bipartisan legislation designed to ease bank rules that were enacted to prevent a relapse of the 2008 financial crisis that caused millions of Americans to lose the