Legislator Job Description
The Idaho State Legislature is what is known as a "citizen's legislature". The Legislature meets in session beginning in January with the session typically running until late March or early April. Because of the "part-time" nature of the position, most legislators have other careers that they work at when not in session.
Senator Keough serves on the following committees:
Joint Finance-Appropriations Committee (JFAC)
Senator Keough serves on this committee as the Vice-Chairman of the Senate Finance Committee. This committee is responsible for setting the budget for the state government. For more information on this committee click on this link: http://legislature.idaho.gov/budget/index.htm
Senate Transportation Committee
Senator Keough is the senior member of this committee.