Idaho students walk out to show support for public education

Hundreds of students walked out from Boise high schools on February, 16 to show support for public education in Idaho, to protest the new Secretary of Education, Betsy DeVos, and to tell their elected officials “listen to the people.”

Idahoans want a town hall to express concern over complicity with Trump nominations

On Valentine’s day approximately 50 Idahoans showed their love for the state by visiting Idaho Senator Jim Risch’s office in Boise, Idaho with a simple request. Hold a town hall meeting. They are concerned about the Senator’s...

Refugees are welcome here – No Ban No Wall

January 29, 2017
In solidarity with thousands across the country Idahoans gathered at the Boise Airport to protest against Trump’s unconstitutional executive order.
“Say it loud, say it clear, refugees are welcome here.”
 

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Anti-immigration agenda in Idaho

Rep. Chaney introduced an anti-immigration bill on January 30, 2017 The only member of the State Affairs Committee to vote no on the bill was Rep. Paulette Jordan. January 30, 2017 Boise, Idaho In the word’s of Rabbi Dan Fink, “Our...

Not asking for the moon

What do people in Idaho want during this coming Legislative session? Dignity. They want their families and the land treated with dignity. Not the moon, not a million bucks. They want jobs, healthcare, and education, and they want our public lands to...

Bill Maher calls out Idaho

  “The people of Idaho, I know they are Republican mostly, but they are human, right?  These are human beings. What the f&$# does it take in this country to have being a human being supersede being a Republican?” Solid question...

Skittles for everyone, taste the rainbow

Idahoans gathered in front of the Jackson Jet Center in Boise, Idaho September 22, 2016 to protest the presence of Donald Trump Jr. “Our voices need to be heard in Idaho. Being blue in a red state, we need to get out there whenever we can. I don’t...

Definitely Not Radicals

There are still four individuals occupying the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge. Two are from Idaho. Over the weekend, their sheriff talked to them on the phone. Idaho County Sheriff Doug Giddings — who is no stranger to pushing the limits of...

Idaho Congressmen Respond to Trump

In the last three days, Better Idaho has searched the websites, news releases, Facebook pages and Twitter accounts of Idaho’s Congressmen for their reaction to Donald Trump’s suggestion that the United States faith-test people before...

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