Not that this needed confirming, but Idaho is extremely conservative, and Mitt Romney's Mormon Church membership should help him fare even better in Idaho in Nov. 6.
That's the takeaway from New York Times FiveThirtyEight political blog, which is analyzing all 50 states in advance of the election. Idaho's profile ran Sunday.
According to FiveThirtyEight, Idaho is one of the six states where Romney is most likely to improve on John McCain's 2008 showing; McCain won Idaho by 25.3 percent. Mormon ties should work to Romney's advantage in Idaho, Nevada and Utah.