Idaho Governor Repeals Lieutenant Governor’s Executive Order on Vaccine Passports, TestingEpoch Times, United States politics | The Epoch Times

Idaho Gov. Brad Little on Wednesday issued an executive order the repealed an order handed down by Lt. Gov. Janice McGeachin a day before that would expand on a ban of COVID-19 vaccine passports in the state. In Idaho, when the governor is out of the state even for a brief period of time, the lieutenant governor then becomes acting governor. Lt. Gov. Janice McGeachin, a Republican who is running for governor, issued an order on Tuesday and sought to activate Idaho’s National Guard and send them to the U.S.-Mexico border amid a surge of illegal immigration. Little, also a Republican, was in Texas this week to meet with other GOP governors over concerns about border security. In a statement, Little said that he did not authorize McGeachin to act and claims Idaho state law prohibits her from doing so. The state Constitution, however, requires the lieutenant governor to act as governor when the …Read More

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