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Ben Swann headlines Treasure Valley Liberty Expo, Sen. Fulcher also speaking

Award-winning television reporter Ben Swann will keynote the event with a Saturday lunch talk titled, “Liberty is Rising: Truth in Media.” Sen. Russ Fulcher, R-Meridian, who is exploring a run against two-term GOP Gov. Butch Otter,  will follow Swann. Fulcher

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Hoffman: Feds worse than ‘lecherous, drunken,’ panhandling uncle

Idaho Freedom Foundation Executive Director Wayne Hoffman says state policymakers “continue to suck up as much federal money as they can, even when our better judgment tells us we are on a dangerous course.” In an op-ed in Monday’s Twin

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Sen. Cruz’s reading list: Dr. Suess in prime time, Wayne Hoffman at 2 a.m.

Sen. Ted Cruz’s 21 hours of debate in favor of stripping funding for Obamacare featured a good deal of reading material, including a brief quote from Wayne Hoffman, executive director of the Idaho Freedom Forum. At just after 2 a.m.

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Former Sali aide Hoffman: Idaho could be the next Detroit

Idaho Freedom Foundation president Wayne Hoffman, former GOP Congressman Bill Sali’s spokesman during his two years in office, says $26 million in annual federal payments in lieu of taxes (PILT) is a “western welfare program” putting Idaho on the road

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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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Conservative blogger Michelle Malkin to headline Idaho Freedom Foundation July fundraiser

Michelle Malkin, rated No. 41 on Technorati’s list of Top 100 blogs, will keynote the Idaho Freedom Foundation’s annual Freedom Celebration July 26 in Star. Malkin also writes a syndicated column and appears on Fox News. Also speaking is Dr.

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Here’s what I’m talking about, Wayne Hoffman

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My former Idaho Statesman colleague, Wayne Hoffman, has become a celebrated lobbyist, leading the fight against Gov. Butch Otter’s bill to establish a state-run health insurance exchange. Hoffman’s Idaho Freedom Foundation also operates an online news site, IdahoReporter.com, which has

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