Betsy Z. Russell

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Washington and Idaho senators offer proposal to reduce wildfires in the most at-risk federal forests.
The Lewiston Tribune reports today that a student has filed a federal lawsuit against the University of Idaho, charging that the school failed to accommodate...
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When Bob Flowers was a student at Post Falls High School, the town had fewer than 3,000 people. Now it's upward of 33,000, and the...
Idaho Democratic Party Chairman Bert Marley is speaking out against a move by a new PAC to persuade independents and Democrats in Idaho to register...
Close the Gap Idaho, a broad coalition of health care stakeholders in Idaho, issued a statement today decrying President Trump's announcement last night that he'll...
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President Trump's executive order on health care is unlikely to have much impact on Idahoans, according to state Insurance Director Dean Cameron. "My initial read...
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Women's rights icon Anita Hill told a large crowd at the University of Idaho on Wednesday that the nation is moving into a "post-fact era"...
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Anita Hill, the women's rights icon who stunned the nation with her testimony about sexual harassment by a prospective Supreme Court justice in 1991, drew...
Queried by the Idaho Statesman, the four members of Idaho's congressional delegation have said little about any steps Congress could take to reduce mass violence...
The Senate Finance Committee today passed bipartisan legislation to extend funding for the Children's Health Insurance Program for five years; the funding expired Oct. 1....
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The city council voted 5-1 Monday to approve the change.
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Congress failed to reauthorize a program last week that gives children from lower-income families a lifeline to medical care: The Children's Health Insurance Program, better...
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Melinda Smyser, current regional director for U.S. Sen. Jim Risch and a former state senator from Parma, was named director of the Idaho Department of...
Labrador isn't commenting on it, but the Idaho Statesman reports today that 1st District Rep. Raul Labrador sent a letter earlier this month to U.S....
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Senate Majority Leader Bart Davis has officially resigned from the Idaho Legislature following a recent confirmation by the U.S. Senate to serve as U.S. Attorney...
The "Close the Gap Idaho" coalition is decrying the new GOP health care bill that's now pending in the U.S. Senate, saying it contains catastrophic...
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