- How Extremist Republicans Have Reframed Politics In Idaho NPR 14:28
Far-right activists and a militia figure are a major force in the state’s Republican politics, where even orthodox conservatives like Gov. Brad Little are described by opponents as “too liberal.” Lieutenant Governor Janice McGeachin, who has cozied up to white nationalists, is running to unseat him. Now, a group called Take Back Idaho is raising money in an uphill fight to push far-right Republicans out of power.
This episode: congressional correspondent Susan Davis, national correspondent Kirk Siegler, and senior political editor and correspondent Domenico Montanaro.