There’s No Place Like Home

Hello, my name is Dorothy Moon, and I am your Legislative District 8B Representative. Living up the Yankee Fork of the Salmon River east of Stanley in Custer County has given me an up-close perspective of many issues that affect our District.

Employed as Special Education Director and science teacher from Challis Joint School District 181, I’ve gained insight into Idaho’s educational mandates. I am also a member of the Idaho Republican Party and presently Legislative District 8 Chairman, which includes the beautiful Lemhi, Custer, Boise, Valley and Gem Counties. District 8 is the heart of Idaho’s rich and majestic mountain country. The withdrawal of traditional opportunities, once a part of a federal Multiple Use plan, have left our children little choice but to leave the District for more productive lives elsewhere.

Economic development is important as is our way of life here in the great mountain west. I will work hard to limit government overreach and unwarranted regulation and taxation that has stifled free enterprise and winnowed away our livelihoods. I will support the principles of a sound economy, with the wisdom of locally controlled education and stand resolute to protect our Constitutional civil liberties and property rights. Please help me make Legislative District 8 a place where our children can make their homes too.



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Idaho Lands

Idaho Lands for Idaho
Expand Resource Opportunity



End Common Core
Support School Choice
Local Control

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Economic Development

Small Business Friendly
Lower Taxes

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Family First

Private/Affordable Health Care
Support Private Property Rights
Privacy Protection

News and updates

Rep. Terry Gestrin and Rep. Dorothy Moon
August 5, 2017

Rep. Terry Gestrin and Rep. Dorothy Moon

Rep. Terry Gestrin and I are loaded in Idaho Farm Bureau Tyrel Bingham’s Polaris to participate in the Custer Farm…

American Conservative Union Foundation Recognizes Conservative Excellence
August 3, 2017

American Conservative Union Foundation Recognizes Conservative Excellence

The 2017 American Conservative Union Foundation has recognized the top conservative legislators of which I am proud to say I…

April 21, 2017

Blue Cross Fitbit program benefits students

I presented to Challis Elementary Principal Lani Rembelski a check for $350 and a gym bag with equipment for her…

January 23, 2017

News Brief from Representative Dorothy Moon (District 8, Seat B)

You may be aware of the recent commotion in the Idaho Legislature regarding leadership’s stripping Rep. Heather Scott’s committee assignments. Rep….

National Federation of Independent Business Endorses Dorothy Moon
September 5, 2016

National Federation of Independent Business Endorses Dorothy Moon

I am proud to announce I have received the National Federation of Independent Business, NFIB/Idaho SAFE (Save America’s Free Enterprise)…

July 6, 2016

Challis 4th of July Parade

The Challis 4th of July parade began at noon with perfect weather. It was nice riding in the parade with…

Notable Quotes

“Freedom is never more than one generation away from extinction. We didn’t pass it to our children in the bloodstream. It must be fought for, protected, and handed on for them to do the same.”

— Ronald Reagan

“It is the supreme art of the teacher to awaken joy in creative expression and knowledge.”

— Albert Einstein

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Dorothy Moon
H/C 67 Box 304,
Stanley , ID 83278
Telephone: (208) 838-3714
Mobile: (208) 781-1782