Scott Grow Governor Brad Little Will Decide The Fate Of Idaho's Ballot Initiative Process By James Dawson • Apr 3, 2019 James Dawson / Boise State Public Radio Gov. Brad Little (R) will now consider two proposals that opponents say would make it nearly impossible to get an initiative on the ballot. Idaho Senate Committee Backs New Ballot Initiative Restrictions Bill By James Dawson • Apr 2, 2019 James Dawson / Boise State Public Radio The Idaho Senate is moving forward with a bill designed to minimize potential legal challenges to efforts that would make it harder to get a citizen initiative on the ballot. Idaho Senate Narrowly Backs Voter Initiative Restrictions Bill By James Dawson • Mar 22, 2019 James Dawson / Boise State Public Radio State senators passed a bill 18-17 that would make Idaho’s citizen initiative process among the most restrictive in the country. The proposal comes just months after a successful initiative that expanded Medicaid eligibility to low-income residents. Initiative Restrictions Bill Heads To Idaho Senate By James Dawson • Mar 20, 2019 James Dawson / Boise State Public Radio A bill that would add significant new restrictions to Idaho’s initiative process is headed to the full Senate for amendments. After A Failed Initiative, He’s Now Part Of A Group Lobbying For Strict Referendum Laws In Idaho By James Dawson • Mar 15, 2019 James Dawson / Boise State Public Radio The face of a failed voter initiative to reinstate historic horse racing in Idaho is now lobbying in favor of a bill that would make it harder for citizens to propose laws and put them on the ballot.