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Boise developer Tommy Ahlquist is candidate for Idaho governor

Tommy Ahlquist, former emergency room physician and currently COO of Gardner Co., which built the 18-story Eighth and Main building and the City Center Plaza in Downtown Boise, is the third Republican candidate to announce his candidacy for governor. He talks about the skills and priorities he would bring to the office.

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Trump voters say they’re doing fine but government is lying about economy’s health

There’s a disconnect between economic data suggesting a good and growing economy, and a groundswell of voters who think those numbers are rigged. Interviews with several dozen voters in Western Pennsylvania who support Republican Donald Trump reveal a deeply held distrust of government statistics and programs, a fear that their own relative prosperity is threatened and the strong sense that change is critical in the White House.

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Boise developer Tommy Ahlquist is candidate for Idaho governor

Tommy Ahlquist, former emergency room physician and currently COO of Gardner Co., which built the 18-story Eighth and Main building and the City Center Plaza in Downtown Boise, is the third Republican candidate to announce his candidacy for governor. He talks about the skills and priorities he would bring to the office.
Katherine Jones kjones@idahostatesman.com
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