Luke Mayville Judge To Idaho: Put Education Funding Initiative On The Ballot Or OK Online Signatures By James Dawson • Jun 23, 2020 James Dawson / Boise State Public Radio A federal judge has ruled Idaho must either allow a ballot initiative campaign to collect signatures electronically, or include the initiative on the general election ballot in November. Listen Listening... / 1:16 Click 'play' to hear the audio version of this story. Reclaim Idaho Files Federal Lawsuit To Allow Online Petition Gathering By James Dawson • Jun 9, 2020 James Dawson / Boise State Public Radio Reclaim Idaho has sued Gov. Brad Little and Secretary of State Lawerence Denney after they both declined to allow electronic signature gathering for ballot initiatives earlier this year. Listen Listening... / 1:19 Click 'play' to hear the audio version of this story. Idaho Lawmaker Tries To Cut Off Testimony Critical Of Citizen Initiative Bill By James Dawson • Mar 11, 2019 James Dawson / Boise State Public Radio Despite an attempt to deny a packed room the ability to testify, an Idaho Senate Committee will continue hearing testimony later this week on a bill that would make it significantly harder for voter initiatives to qualify for the ballot. Idaho Medicaid Expansion Advocates Rally For "Clean" Implementation By James Dawson • Feb 4, 2019 James Dawson / Boise State Public Radio About 300 people took to the capitol steps in Boise Monday demanding state lawmakers to “do your job” and implement Medicaid expansion without any restrictions. Listen Listening... / 1:24 Click 'play' to hear the audio version of this story. Medicaid For Idaho Hopes Its Message Can Overcome Ballot Access Laws By James Dawson • Mar 1, 2018 James Dawson It’s a brisk afternoon in January as canvassers hit Boise’s North End. Their goal? Roughly 56,000 signatures to expand access to Medicaid in Idaho.