August 5, 2016

August 2016 Campaign Fundraiser

Dear Friend, My second term as your Representative in the Idaho House has been a great honor. This year, we increased education funding, improved our public defender program, and more. But our mission to improve Idaho is far from finished. As the House Assistant Minority Leader, I’m in a position to amplify progressive voices, and to see to it that …

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April 13, 2016

End of Session Letter to District 19

We’ve accomplished a great deal this session – and there’s a lot more to come. Here’s an end-of-session letter co-written by myself, Representative Melissa Wintrow, and Senator Cherie Buckner-Webb on the highlights of the three-month stint we’ve spent in the statehouse together: Dear Friends and Neighbors, We are greatly honored to represent District 19 and proud to continue to work for …

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March 28, 2016

Press Conference: Democratic Lawmakers Make Strides to Protect the Middle Class

Our House Minority Leader, John Rusche, joined with Senator Michelle Stennett to deliver our collective assessment of the session’s priorities and pitfalls. As always, our first priorities are your first priorities – and while we’ve made some strides, there’s much to be done.   Life is about priorities.   When you have a serious family illness, being a caretaker is …

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March 28, 2016

Hard Working Idahoans Lose – Again

My colleague, Senator Dan Schmidt, gave up his state-funded health insurance benefits last week. His leadership and solidarity with the 78,000 uninsured Idahoans in the coverage gap is unmatched: “My state-funded health insurance is quite expensive for the taxpayer, yet the coverage for the gap population would require no tax increase—indeed, even reduce some costs to the taxpayer. But I receive …

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March 18, 2016

Join Me for the 4th Annual “Sine Die” Sushi Night

“Sine Die” is Latin for “without day”, and it means that the Legislature has adjourned for the year. Please join me to toast the end of the session, and to discuss the outcomes. Thanks to the generous support of Superb Sushi, my campaign will receive a portion of the funds from every sushi roll sold! CLICK HERE TO RSVP Come …

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