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Democrat Bieter wanted to hear GOP Speaker Boehner, backed Simpson in 2010

Boise Mayor Dave Bieter paid $50 ticket out of his own pocket to see U.S. House Speaker John Boehner headline Monday’s fundraiser for eight-term Republican Congressman Mike Simpson. According to Bieter spokesman Adam Park, “The primary reason for the Mayor’s

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Boehner in Boise, still hasn’t heard from Obama on Syria

House Speaker John Boehner is in Boise Monday to help raise money for GOP Congressman Mike Simpson. But according to a Capitol Hill newspaper Boehner hasn’t heard from President Obama about the growing prospect of a U.S. military strike in

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Forget governor? Idaho’s Labrador touted as next House speaker

Though he’s just in his seventh year of public office — four of those as a junior member of the Idaho House — 1st District GOP Congressman Raul Labrador has landed in a Top 10 of possible successors to U.S.

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Labrador rips media for overplaying Rep. King’s ‘reprehensible’ remarks on immigrants

Idaho Republican Congressman Raul Labrador says reporters behaved shamefully by focusing on remarks by Rep. Steve King, R-Iowa, that have been condemned by many Republicans, including Labrador and House Speaker John Boehner. King’s statement that young illegal immigrants are 100

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Labrador draws GOP opponent, Boise State student Michael Greenway

Like Horton the elephant in “Horton Hears a Who!” I have heard a tiny voice. Responding to my Wednesday column, in which I noted that “no credible alternative has said a peep about trying to challenge” Idaho Republican Congressman Raul

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