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Idaho businessman vows to cut budget if elected governor

June 15, 2017

Political newcomer Tommy Ahlquist said June 13 he’ll slash $100 million from the state budget within his first 100 days in office if he wins the Idaho gubernatorial seat in 2018. Ahlquist didn’t pinpoint what he plans to cut from Idaho’s general fund, which totaled roughly $3.4 billion for fiscal year 2018. Instead, he said […]

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EAST IDAHO NEWSMAKERS: REPUBLICAN GUBERNATORIAL CANDIDATE TOMMY AHLQUIST

June 12, 2017

By: Nate Eaton Watch the video In this edition of East Idaho Newsmakers, Nate Eaton speaks with Republican Gubernatorial Candidate Tommy Ahlquist. Ahlquist is a Boise business developer and medical doctor who has never run for political office. He is known for transforming the corner of 8th and Main from a 25-year hole in downtown […]

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Local farmers will grow crops to produce food additive in Weiser

June 8, 2017

By Larry Meyer WEISER — Inulin is an organic additive in many food products, such as yogurt, and it will soon be produced at a facility at Weiser, the only one in the United States. Officials of Intrinsic Organics, were joined by community, county and state leaders in the official groundbreaking ceremony Tuesday for the […]

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Tommy Ahlquist covered 7,000 miles getting to know Idaho. Will it help him get elected governor?

BY BILL DENTZER Pete Weir got the call in late April: As mayor of Hagerman, a Magic Valley town with a population on the short side of 900, could he meet a candidate for governor who’d be passing through? “I thought I might as well do that — he may be the next governor. Who […]

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AHLQUIST NAMES WATKINS AS CAMPAIGN CHAIRMAN

June 6, 2017

IDAHO FALLS — Idaho Republican Committeeman Damond Watkins will serve as campaign chairman for Gubernatorial candidate Tommy Ahlquist. Ahlquist made the announcement Thursday and said having Watkins serve as chairman “is a great honor.” “He is widely respected in the Republican Party and has served in leadership positions in the Idaho Republican Party for over […]

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Ahlquist campaigns in eastern Idaho

May 22, 2017

By Bryan Clark Tommy Ahlquist visited eastern Idaho on Wednesday after completing a tour of 97 cities around the state. Ahlquist, who spent nearly two decades as a Boise physician before leaving medicine in 2015 to focus on real estate development in the Treasure Valley, is one of four Republican candidates vying to replace outgoing […]

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Tommy Ahlquist discusses run for governor

May 19, 2017

By: Adam Jacobs REXBURG — As the race for Idaho’s governor begins to heat up, candidates are making the rounds to visit all corners of Idaho. On May 17 candidate Tommy Ahlquist visited Rexburg and met with the Standard Journal for an introduction. Ahlquist is a former emergency room doctor and small business entrepreneur. He […]

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Candidate for Idaho governor wraps up 97-city tour

May 18, 2017

By: Todd Kunz IDAHO FALLS, Idaho (KIDK/KIFI) – One of the candidates for Idaho governor was in the Eastern Idaho Wednesday. Republican candidate Tommy Ahlquist made a stop in Pocatello Wednesday morning and in Idaho Falls in the afternoon. Ahlquist just wrapped up his 97-city tour around the state. He did it in 75 days and held 296 […]

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Tommy for Idaho added 3 new photos — at Melaleuca Global Headquarters.12 hours ago

Tonight it was nice to take a break from politics and speak about something near to my heart. I was humbled to be invited to speak at the Building Hope Today kickoff event and tell the story of FACES of Hope Victim Center. It was...

Dr. Tommy Ahlquist15 hours ago

RT @IAgreeToSee: @TommyAhlquist tries to set himself apart in Idaho gov. race by meeting his potential constituents face-to-face

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Tommy for Idaho added 2 new photos — in Buhl, Idaho.18 hours ago

Great meeting with Ron Anthony, the school superintendent in Buhl. Ron has a contagious optimism and energy and is an example of someone in the trenches that is focused on student outcomes. Also a shout out to the 1925 state champs girls basketball team! Loved...

Dr. Tommy Ahlquist20 hours ago

Also thanks to Boy Scout Troop 7 from Filer for taking part in today’s program. They inspired me to share own experience as scout. #idpol https://t.co/fwwXdxFlWb

Dr. Tommy Ahlquist20 hours ago

Honored to speak today at the Magic Valley Republican Womens Lunch. Great conversation about health care, education, & small business #idpol https://t.co/dX025QdlWa

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Tommy for Idaho added 2 photos and a video — in Filer, Idaho.20 hours ago

I was honored to speak today at the Magic Valley Republican Womens Lunch. Great conversation about health care, education, and small business. Also thanks to Boy Scout Troop 7 from Filer for taking part in today's program. They inspired me to share my experience of...

Dr. Tommy Ahlquist23 hours ago

Tommy Ahlquist for Idaho Governor - "Vision" 15 Sec: https://t.co/WtlBkQs8HE via @YouTube

Tommy for Idaho
Tommy for Idaho2 days ago

It's time for Tuesdays with Tommy at 2! This week we are showing a day in the life of Tommy when he's not traveling around the state. Join us every Tuesday @ 2pm for a new video, now exclusively on Facebook.

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