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Northwest, Southeast Boise Dems set legislative forums for February, March

Democrats in Northwest and Southeast Boise have scheduled meetings with constituents for Feb. 18 and March 18. In District 16, which includes Northwest Boise and Garden City, Sen. Les Bock and Reps. Hy Kloc and Grant Burgoyne will host a

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Boise Democrat King’s solicitation of lobbyists raises eyebrows

Rep. Phylis King emailed lobbyists Sunday suggesting they attend Friday’s $25 “Dems Under the Dome” event as “a great opportunity to help Ada County Democrats” — despite a practice that discourages fundraising by lawmakers during the legislative session. King’s invitation does

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Rep. Ward-Engelking to seek Durst Senate seat in Southeast Boise

Rep. Janie Ward-Engelking, D-Boise, says she will submit her name for appointment to complete the second year of the term of Sen. Branden Durst, D-Boise. “I’m hoping I can be a strong voice for education, but not just that —

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