David Nelson for Idaho Senate
A Senator to support all citizens of Benewah and Latah Counties

Newsletter

Updates from the session

Adjourn Sine Die (without assigning a day for a further meeting)

As the 2019 legislative session draws to a close, I want to thank the voters in District 5 for allowing me to serve as your State Senator. The work has been stimulating and satisfying, and I have enjoyed interacting with you and others in Benewah and Latah counties.  I would be honored to continue to serve in this way in the years to come.    

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David Nelson
March 31st: The Train Wreck

This week, being in the legislature was like witnessing a train wreck in slow motion...lots of waiting, you can see what’s about to happen, you want to prevent it, and then, there it is, the crash!  Really only two major issues were considered this week, and the discussion essentially centered on how high a barrier the majority party could erect to work against citizens’ wishes.  

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David Nelson
We are about to get started!

I am both incredibly eager to begin the legislative session and a little scared about what exactly to do. But it’s time to get started. I know all the encouragement, knowledge, and enthusiasm from the people of Benewah and Latah Counties will help me do my very best.

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David Nelson