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Kenyon withdraws from Boise Senate race, clears way for Fulcher-Otter proxy

Retired Associated Press political writer Quane Kenyon Sr. withdrew Tuesday from the District 15 Republican primary, leaving challenger Diego Rodriguez in a head-to-head with GOP Sen. Fred Martin. Kenyon, a friend of Martin who supported him in 2012, said he

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2014 Idaho Medicaid expansion hinges on hard work, new lawmakers

Gov. Butch Otter said last week that building consensus over time was critical to convincing lawmakers to enact a state-run health insurance exchange under the Affordable Care Act this year. Prospects for expanding Medicaid to about 100,000 low-income Idahoans in

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