“Idaho is a great state. With the right leaders, the right priorities and the right values, we can be even better. I’m not a career politician. I’m the conservative businessman running for Lieutenant Governor.”
REPUBLICAN STEVE YATES
THE CONSERVATIVE FOR LT. GOVERNOR
- Create Good-Paying Jobs: Steve will fight for a stronger Idaho economy and stronger infrastructure to facilitate new growth across all industries, in all parts of our state.
- Strengthen Education: Steve knows that a top-notch education for our kids is the key to a stronger future for Idaho. Steve’s commitment to Idaho families—and Idaho family values—will be top priorities in Boise.
- Cut Government Spending: Steve will stand up out-of-control spending disasters like Obamacare, as well as over-regulation that kills jobs and throttles our economy.
Former Idaho GOP leader, current Lt. Gov. candidate takes role at Boise State
June 16, 2017 Bill Dentzer, Idaho Statesman Former Idaho Republican Party Chairman Steve Yates says he’ll officially kick off his candidacy for lieutenant governor in “a few weeks.” In the meantime, he’s picked up another consulting gig of sorts to go with his overseas business advisory work. The Idaho Falls resident was named a Boise […]
Yates ponders likely run for lieutenant governor
April 02, 2017 Chuck Malloy, Idaho Politics Weekly Here’s one way to chase away potential candidates for lieutenant governor. Enter Steve Yates, the state Republican Party chairman, into the race. With Yates in, it’s game over. He wins. Sen. Marv Hagedorn of Meridian, the only announced candidate, is a good guy, but he might want […]
Steve Yates’ curious journey from Taiwan to Idaho Falls, via the White House
Decemeber 30, 2016 Bill Dentzer, Idaho Statesman You could say Steve Yates’ life was pretty interesting even before he moved to Idaho—before he became chair of the state Republican party, and before his bit role in Donald Trump’s controversial phone call with the leader of Taiwan earlier this month that upended U.S. diplomatic protocol. At […]