As a Farm Bureau Member, Senator Heider understands that Magic Valley has an agricultural-based economy. Water is the lifeblood of southern Idaho. He will work tirelessly to defend the Priority Doctrine of Idaho's water. He has spent a great deal of his summer visiting with farmers, water users, and attending CAMP meeting. He
Senator Cameron understands that water is the lifeblood of Idaho and supports "First in time first in right" or commonly referred to as the prior appropriation doctrine. He has defended the "Swan Falls agreement" and was one of the Senate sponsors reaffirming Idaho's control of Idaho's water.