Capitol & State

July 23, 2014

Smyser leaves Senate staff to manage Risch re-election campaign

Melinda Smyser, GOP Sen. Jim Risch's southwest regional director, has taken over management of Risch's bid for a second 6-year term. Risch faces Democrat Nels Mitchell.

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Bill Dentzer covers state government and politics for the Idaho Statesman. He previously covered state and local government in New York as a reporter and columnist.