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MALLOY: Democratic gubernatorial primary is one to watch

In case you haven’t heard, there is a Democratic primary race for governor and A.J. Balukoff — the presumptive frontrunner — is happy to see it. “I was telling people what I was hoping that we were going to have a (Democratic) primary,” he said. “I was trying to recruit people to run against me, and no one wanted to do that.”

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4/16/2018

article FERRO: Encouraging signs for Democrats this primary
(Idaho) -- The May 15 primary elections are four weeks away! And that’s no ho-hum event for Democrats this year. Nine candidates are competing for four statewide offices...

4/12/2018

article These Volunteers Are Battling Idaho’s Government To Expand Medicaid
(Idaho) -- State legislators in Idaho have refused to accept federal funding that could help thousands without health insurance get coverage. Meet “Reclaim Idaho,...

4/10/2018

article Arm teachers? Require gun training? Here’s where Idaho governor candidates stand
(Idaho) -- “I am a proud gun owner and carrier,” said Paulette Jordan. She also is one of two candidates who participated in the nationwide March for Our...

4/5/2018

article Democrat Jordan hopes to reverse party fortunes in gubernatorial bid
(Idaho) -- Having grown up in northern Idaho, Paulette Jordan said she acutely understands the lack of resources children experience as they navigate the public school...
article Idaho’s First Democratic Governor in Over Two Decades?
(Idaho) -- 2018 will be the most competitive election year for Idaho since 1990. That was the most recent election in which a Democrat won the gubernatorial election in...

4/3/2018

article #NativeVote18: Paulette Jordan for Idaho Governor Among List of 100-plus Native Candidates
(Idaho) -- A couple of weeks ago I was driving across the border into Idaho from Montana. I stopped the car and took a picture of the “Welcome to Idaho” sign...
article City Club Of Boise: Democratic Candidates For Governor, A Conversation About Education
(Idaho) -- In public opinion surveys, Idahoans consistently rank education as one of the most critical issues facing the state and its long-term health. Education is...

4/2/2018

article Idaho candidates juggled campaigning with the legislative session -- and missed votes
(Idaho) -- Idaho candidates seeking higher office didn't hit pause on their goal of wooing voters while the Legislature was in session for the past three months.

3/30/2018

article Can Democrats Flip Crucial Governors' Seats?
(USA) -- The last five months have been a busy time in politics. And yet, since our last handicapping of the 2018 gubernatorial races, the broad outline of this year...

3/29/2018

article Dems face exciting governor’s race
(Idaho) -- With three-term governor C.L. “Butch” Otter stepping down, the race for the state’s chief executive position is wide open. In the Republican...

3/28/2018

article Candidates for governor and lieutenant governor speak in Southeast Idaho
(Idaho) -- The Republican candidates for governor and lieutenant governor visited East Idaho recently for Bingham and Bannock counties’ Lincoln Day events.

3/23/2018

article Governor candidates link economic success to education
(Idaho) -- Candidates on both sides of the ticket vying for Idaho’s governorship agree that Idaho public education should put more emphasis on career-technical...

3/19/2018

article OP/ED: Hoping blue wave is more than a rumor in Idaho
(Idaho) -- Legislators will soon complete their work cutting taxes, regulating abortions and gutting local control. Then they’ll head home without making any...

3/15/2018

article Democratic governor candidates begin collecting endorsements
(Idaho) -- A string of recent high-profile endorsements inside Idaho’s Democratic gubernatorial race is offering insight where the candidates plan on drawing their...

3/13/2018

article MALLOY: Democratic gubernatorial primary is one to watch
(Idaho) -- In case you haven’t heard, there is a Democratic primary race for governor and A.J. Balukoff — the presumptive frontrunner — is happy to see...

3/6/2018

article Jordan: Education key for Idaho
(Idaho) -- Paulette Jordan says education is the primary issue she is focusing on as she looks to become Idaho’s first Democratic governor since Cecil Andrus left...
article Ready for a race: Paulette Jordan discusses her stance on issues in Idaho
(Idaho) -- Idaho governor candidate Paulette Jordan spoke to University of Idaho students and community members Monday night on issues affecting Idaho, including her...

3/4/2018

article Gubernatorial candidate Paulette Jordan speaks at Fort Hall
(Idaho) -- Native American gubernatorial candidate Paulette Jordan visited Fort Hall on Wednesday, and many residents were impressed by her leadership and what she had...

3/1/2018

article 'Staff error' to blame for Jordan's email mishap
(Idaho) -- Paulette Jordan's campaign says a "staff error" resulted in an email being sent out Wednesday claiming she is the "only Democrat ever...
article Paulette Jordan Visits Shoshone-Bannock Tribe
(Idaho) -- Last night, Gubernatorial candidate Paulette Jordan spoke with Bannock County Democrats in Pocatello. Today, she spoke to a group that hit very close to home...

2/28/2018

article Gubernatorial Candidate Paulette Jordan Talks Gun Control
(Idaho) -- "We have to take steps to harden our schools so they're less vulnerable to attack. This includes allowing well-trained and certified school personnel...

2/27/2018

article Gubernatorial candidate Paulette Jordan to visit Fort Hall on Wednesday
(Idaho) -- The Shoshone-Bannock Tribes have issued the following statement regarding an upcoming visit by Paulette Jordan, who is running for governor of Idaho:

2/25/2018

article Candidates make races official starting Monday
(Idaho) -- After months of jockeying and campaigning, Idaho's official two-week candidate filing period for the 2018 elections is finally here. Contenders for a...

2/24/2018

article Gannon appointed to fill Paulette Jordan's position
(Idaho) -- St. Maries City Councilor Margie Gannon was officially appointed to the Idaho House on Friday, replacing former 5th Legislative District Rep. Paulette Jordan...

2/21/2018

article Idaho Musicians Sing in Support of Paulette Jordan
(Idaho) -- If Paulette Jordan is elected the next governor of Idaho, the Democrat from Plummer will be the first Native American governor in U.S. history. Competition...
article Paulette Jordan's Historic Ride
(Idaho) -- Paulette Jordan hesitates when asked if her bid to be Idaho's next governor is written in the stars, but even a casual observer can see her candidacy will be...

2/20/2018

article Rep. Paulette Jordan Looks Toward History-Making Governorship
(Idaho) -- As Representative Paulette Jordan narrows her sights on becoming Idaho's next governor, she's also attempting to make history. If elected, Jordan...

2/16/2018

article Democratic gubernatorial candidate officially resigns
(Idaho) -- A Democratic gubernatorial candidate has officially resigned from the Idaho Legislature to focus on her campaign. Paulette Jordan had initially announced her...
article It's been decades since Idaho elected a Democratic governor; can Paulette Jordan change that?
(Idaho) -- Paulette Jordan would be the first Democrat to govern Idaho since 1995, the first woman ever to hold the state's highest elected office, and the first...
article Jordan officially resigns from Legislature
(Idaho) -- State Rep. Paulette Jordan, D-Plummer, has officially resigned her legislative seat, saying it has been an "honor and privilege" to serve in the Idaho House....
article Paulette Jordan reschedules visit to Fort Hall to Feb. 28
(Idaho) -- The Shoshone-Bannock Tribes Public Affairs office received notification last night from Paulette Jordan’s campaign manager Jennifer Martinez on the...

2/15/2018

article Governor candidate decides for sure: She’s leaving Legislature
(Idaho) -- State Rep. Paulette Jordan made it official Thursday morning, submitting her letter of resignation from the Idaho Legislature. Jordan, a two-term Plummer...
article Jordan makes resignation official
(Idaho) -- State Rep. Paulette Jordan, D-Plummer, officially resigned Wednesday from the Idaho Legislature in order to focus on her campaign for governor. Jordan, a two-...

2/14/2018

article Gannon serving in Idaho legislature
(Idaho) -- Marge Gannon has been selected to substitute for Paulette Jordan in the Idaho House of Representatives. Rep. Jordan announced she would step away from the...
article Paulette Jordan to visit Fort Hall Feb. 20
(Idaho) -- Paulette Jordan will be at a public meeting hosted by the Shoshone-Bannock Tribes at the Chiefs Event Center in Fort Hall on Tuesday, Feb. 20 from 12:30 to 1:...

2/12/2018

article Idaho governor candidates gearing up for election
(Idaho) -- The race is starting to heat up in the Idaho governor’s race. The candidates have just a little over three months until the primary elections will take...

2/10/2018

article Lawmaker will bring in substitute while running for governor
(Idaho) -- Democratic gubernatorial candidate Paulette Jordan says that because of likely delays in appointing a replacement and her constituents not being represented...
article Successes: Idaho Rep. Paulette Jordan’s campaign for governor
(Utah) -- Idaho state Rep. Paulette Jordan feels most at home when she’s traveling into the mountains or a rural community in a “Flyover Zone” in the...

2/8/2018

article Rep. Jordan resigns from Legislature to focus on governor’s race
(Idaho) -- Paulette Jordan is giving up her seat in the Legislature to run full-time for governor. “I cannot fairly serve my constituents and run for governor,...

1/31/2018

article Native American gubernatorial candidate speaks in Pocatello
(Idaho) -- Rep. Paulette Jordan says if she wins the 2018 gubernatorial race she would not only be the first woman to serve as Idaho’s governor, but also the first...

1/24/2018

article Cher endorses Paulette Jordan for governor of Idaho
(Idaho) -- Singer and actress Cher has endorsed Democratic state Rep. Paulette Jordan in the race to become Idaho's next governor. Cher tweeted Wednesday that she met...

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