Policy articles

Give teachers a secret ballot election process

Give credit to freshman Rep. Dorothy Moon, R-Stanley, for her bill that protects teachers and their right to a secret ballot. Moon’s House Bill 264, if passed, would help school boards defend their professional school [...]

By | March 10th, 2017|

Bedke changes House voting process for the better

Republican Speaker of the House Scott Bedke deserves praise for implementing a meaningful change in the way Idaho House votes have been conducted for generations. The change is bound to enliven debates and make legislators [...]

By | March 6th, 2017|

Lawmakers take a step toward liberty with reform of civil asset forfeiture laws

Idaho lawmakers took a bold step Thursday in defense of liberty and justice, and they deserve accolades. House members voted 58-10 to reform the state’s civil asset forfeiture laws, in effect limiting when law enforcement [...]

By | March 3rd, 2017|
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2017 Freedom Index bill ratings

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