Op-Ed: When Leaders Play Games It’s The People Who Lose

By Rep. Greg Chaney   When House leadership and the President discovered their first attempt to revise Obamacare was a lost cause, they quickly launched an attack on Republican Congressmen, including Idaho’s Raul Labrador, who had refused to go along with House leadership’s plan because it fell short of fulfilling the GOP’s 6-year promise to relieve Americans from Obamacare’s burdens. Congressional leadership could have accepted … Continue reading Op-Ed: When Leaders Play Games It’s The People Who Lose

Not Backing Down–Grocery Tax Repeal

On Wednesday Reps. Nate and Zollinger came forward with a plan to challenge Gov. Otter’s veto of the grocery tax repeal bill. There is a strong argument to be made that the grocery tax repeal became law the day BEFORE Otter vetoed the bill. I’m proud to stand with them, and intend to join as a party in any legal action taken against the executive branch … Continue reading Not Backing Down–Grocery Tax Repeal

VIDEO: Rep. Chaney on the teacher evaluation controversy (1.2.2017)

Rep. Chaney weighs in on the teacher evaluation controversy: “this…is a product of an undeniable failure of leadership in Boise and not the product of our hardworking administrators and educators…” NOTE: An earlier version of this update incorrectly identified the State BOARD of Education rather than the State DEPARTMENT of Education as the entity responsible for commissioning the audit.  Rep. Chaney apologizes  for any confusion … Continue reading VIDEO: Rep. Chaney on the teacher evaluation controversy (1.2.2017)