Brad Little

Clark Corbin, Idaho Capital sun

While serving as acting governor on Tuesday, Lt. Gov. Janice McGeachin issued a new executive order banning public schools and the State Department of Education from requiring COVID-19 testing or vaccinations.

McGeachin issued the executive order while Gov. Brad Little was out of state traveling to Texas to visit the U.S. border with Mexico along with nine other governors from the West. 

Brad Little To Be Sworn In As Idaho Governor Today

Jan 3, 2019
State of Idaho

Idaho will undergo a leadership transition today when Brad Little replaces Butch Otter as governor.

Yesterday, the current governor joined the future governor in honoring a past governor. Otter and Little honored Phil Batt for his service to the state.

Inland Journal, November 8, 2018

Nov 8, 2018

This week on Inland Journal, we’ll take a final look at the 2018 general election.

  • We’ll get impressions from our correspondents who will be with the Spokane Republicans and Democrats on Election Night.
  • We’ll talk with our Olympia correspondent about the results from the state’s four initiatives and about which legislative candidates won and lost.
  • We’ll talk with a correspondent in Boise about the Gem State’s new governor and First District Congressional member and about the two initiatives on the ballot.
  • We'll talk with one of the leaders of the effort to get Idaho's Medicaid expansion initiative on the ballot.
  • We'll talk with a Spokane School District official about the district's successful school bond initiative and the results of a school sports stadium advisory vote.

Doug Nadvornick/SPR

Idaho Republican candidates running for statewide office are riding the bus this week. Their annual tour of the state began Wednesday in Boise. Today [Friday], they started in St. Maries and stopped in several North Idaho towns.

Around 11:30, the motor coach pulled into a parking lot in the Riverbend Commerce Park in Post Falls.

Boise State Public Radio

Idaho’s gubernatorial election will be historic no matter who wins. On one side potentially-  Idaho’s first female governor -- and the nation’s first Native American. On the other, Republican Brad Little who even his supporters call … low key. But he is a traditional conservative running in a traditionally conservative state.

Candidates for Idaho Governor Share Their Views

Apr 26, 2018
Idaho Public Television

The state of Idaho will undergo two significant leadership changes next year when Butch Otter and Raul Labrador leave their current offices. Otter is retiring after three terms as governor; Labrador hopes to replace him.