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Local, local, local and why Washington, D.C., can’t decrease government (access required)

If you want smaller government, you won't get it from the reps you send to Washington. Idaho contains 1,240 local governments. That puts us 27th in the country for the most government. Illinois is first, if you wanted to know. That number purposely misleads. County and municipal governments, also known as general purpose governments, ...

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  1. Your premise is ridiculous, as usual for the ill-informed, so-called ‘conservatives’ of Idaho. Fact is, Idaho is the ONLY STATE west of the Mississippi where the legislature refuses to grant constitutional home-rule powers to the towns, cities, & counties. All we get is this dystopic, micromanagement from Idaho’s Imperial Legislature…and know-nothing yahoos spouting so-called conservative prattle, while the state’s economy sinks.