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The most popular political job in Idaho?

In 12 years as secretary of state, Ben Ysursa has earned bipartisan praise as the state’s elections umpire. Ysursa’s going-away gift to voters may be a crowded race for a successor. Rep. Luke Malek Freshman state Rep. Luke Malek of

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Posted in The EDge

Denney killed reform bill, now could get sevenfold pension spike

Former House Speaker Lawerence Denney, R-Midvale, personally killed a bill in 2012 that would have closed a loophole that counts part-time legislative service as full-time experience in calculating state pension benefits, reports the Spokesman-Review’s Betsy Russell. Denney, 65, announced Thursday

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Posted in Election Central, Idaho Politics