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Gem State Tea Party joins national group targeting Idaho Rep. Simpson

The Washington, D.C.-based Madison Project is hosting a grand opening of its Boise field office Friday night, along with get-out-the-vote training for those aiming to unseat eight-term GOP Congressman Mike Simpson. The new political action committee, which endorsed Simpson’s challenger

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Smith’s Tea Party backers mock cardboard cutout of Idaho Rep. Simpson in video

A key supporter of challenger Bryan Smith plays the role of Idaho Congressman Mike Simpson in a new 6-minute YouTube video produced last week at a Gem State Tea Party meeting in Boise. The video was touted on Twitter and

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‘Constitutional sheriff,’ drug war foe to speak to Gem State Tea Party

Former Sheriff Richard Mack will be back in Idaho in August, following up last year’s controversial appearance at the Kootenai County Republican Party Lincoln Day with a speech to the Gem State Tea Party’s 3rd “Liberty Summit” in Burley. Mack,

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