Category: Press Release

Blurred Signs: Paulette Jordan blots out name of Idaho company while embracing out-of-state groups

July 12, 2018 Boise – Notice anything odd about this photo from Paulette Jordan’s Instagram? It’s from the July 4 Melaleuca Freedom Celebration in Idaho Falls, and Jordan appears to have specifically blurred out the name of the event sponsor, Melaleuca, a major employer in the state. Republicans are asking why. “It’s strange that Paulette…

Read more »

Republicans close out convention ready to take their message of Idaho Values to the voters

June 30, 2018 Pocatello – The state Republican convention wrapped up today with a unifying theme of respecting and promoting the values of the people of Idaho. Convention delegates, alternates and guests heard from most of the party’s statewide candidates, including GOP gubernatorial nominee Lt. Gov. Brad Little, as well as 1st Congressional District candidate…

Read more »

Lt. Col. Oliver North, USMC (Ret.), incoming president of the National Rifle Association, to speak at state GOP convention June 29

June 6, 2018 Boise – The Idaho Republican Party announced today that Oliver North, retired United States Marine Lieutenant Colonel and soon-to-be president of the National Rifle Association, will speak at the state GOP convention in Pocatello on June 29. North is coming to the convention to support candidates who have strong NRA ratings on…

Read more »

Hanging with the Lefties: Paulette Jordan speaks at left-wing “Teen Vogue Summit” — Al Gore, Joy Reid, gun-ban activists among fellow speakers

June 4, 2018 Boise – Paulette Jordan, the Democratic candidate for governor, was out of state Saturday at the left-wing Teen Vogue Summit and hung out with the likes of Al Gore, Joy Reid and other “progressives” whose political views are far to the left of most Idahoans. Teen Vogue, when it’s not reporting on…

Read more »

/ In News, Press Release / By Idaho GOP / Comments Off on Hanging with the Lefties: Paulette Jordan speaks at left-wing “Teen Vogue Summit” — Al Gore, Joy Reid, gun-ban activists among fellow speakers

Republican policies mean gains for Idahoans: Idaho had fifth-highest growth in real personal income for 2015-16

May 18, 2018 Idaho tied for fifth in the nation for growth in real personal income between 2015 and 2016, according to new data released yesterday by the U.S. Department of Commerce’s Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA). Idaho’s real personal income growth for 2015-16 was 2.7 percent. Real personal income takes into account the cost…

Read more »

Code.org praises Idaho for K-12 Computer Science Education

May 9, 2018 Code.org, one of the nation’s leading advocacy groups for computer science education, is praising Idaho as one of 20 states boosting funding for, and access to, computer science education in public schools. Code.org noted that “Idaho has renewed $2 million of funding for CS [Computer Science] and will require every high school…

Read more »

More Great News for Idaho’s Economy: Idaho Gross Domestic Product Growth Among Nation’s Highest

May 7, 2018 Under fiscally responsible Republican leadership, Idaho’s economy continues to soar: Idaho ranked second highest in the nation for its Gross Domestic Product (GDP) growth in the 4th Quarter of 2017, according to new numbers released Friday by the U.S. Department of Commerce’s Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA). Idaho’s 2017 4th Quarter GDP…

Read more »

In gubernatorial debates Republicans ready to lead, Democrats not ready for prime time

April 23, 2018 In back-to-back Primary gubernatorial debates, the major candidates for governor gave Idaho voters a stark contrast: Stumbling Democrats offered vague rhetoric with little detail, while Republicans showed a firm command of the issues. In a debate on Idaho Public Television Sunday, Democratic gubernatorial candidates A.J. Balukoff and Paulette Jordan struggled to answer…

Read more »

Out of state left-wing group “Better Idaho,” which supports gun ban, teams up with Idaho teachers union on attack ads

April 5, 2018 Boise – Attack ads against legislative Republicans have been popping up in newspapers around the state. That’s not a surprise since it’s campaign season, but what’s noteworthy are two groups funding the ads, “Better Idaho” and the “Idaho Opportunity Project.” “Better Idaho” claims to be made up of Idahoans devoted to making…

Read more »

/ In Press Release / By Idaho GOP / Comments Off on Out of state left-wing group “Better Idaho,” which supports gun ban, teams up with Idaho teachers union on attack ads