Idaho silver-based currency bills might have failed, but the 'sound money' movement marches on
By Zach Hagadone
Populist anger over the past couple of years has bubbled up into Tea Party rallies and politicos trying to outdo each other with pledges to cut government down to size. On the list of Tea'd off demands: silver or gold-backed currency. See which lawmakers in Idaho are all about it.
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