Author Archives: Shanna K. Sanders

This intellectual property is worth a lot of Bitcoin: What’s protecting this disruptive blockchain technology?

Blockchain is a decentralized database, often referred to as a distributed ledger where transactions are confirmed and recorded. The system is sturdy and secure, as information cannot be altered once it is entered into the ledger. By checking the blockchain ...

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The best deal for Idaho and its citizens

We appreciate Governor C.L. “Butch” Otter making a tough, but practical decision the week of Dec. 10 when he chose to develop a state-based health insurance exchange. We respect his determination to get the best deal for Idaho and its ...

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Building an Idaho Health Insurance Exchange

Idaho’s economic success has many sources. Among those is a determination to seek solutions that best match Idaho’s particular needs and values. We currently face an opportunity to do that again, in a critical piece of our economy: health care. ...

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