PRESS RELEASE: Karey Hanks Files for Idaho House

News Release: March 3, 2020 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Hanks officially files for State Representative in Legislative District 35, seat A. SAINT ANTHONY, IDAHO – Today, former State Representative Karey Hanks filed as a Republican candidate for the Idaho House of Representatives, Legislative District 35, Seat A, for the 2020 election …

Medical marijuana and ballot initiatives

As we observe the effects of pot legalization in neighboring states, it should come as no surprise the proposed ballot initiative to legalize medical marijuana is of great concern to many Idahoans. While some are focusing on efforts to defeat the marijuana initiative, the bigger concern should be the issue …

Idaho Doesn’t Need Island Park Wildlife Overpasses

It may appear to be a local issue, important only to Fremont County residents, but the proposal to build wildlife overpasses over Highway 20 on Targhee Pass actually affects all Idaho taxpayers and those who hunt or recreate in the Island Park area. Just a few years ago, we were …

Working For Our District

I am honored and grateful to work for the citizens of Butte, Clark, Fremont and Jefferson counties. We are finishing up with House bills. This year, because YOU are engaged, more good proposals by individuals are being heard and passed. However, leadership was not willing to allow the Grocery Tax Bill to …