Eye On Boise

THURSDAY, FEB. 11, 2016

Robert "Hatter" Hatten of ABATE participates in a day of outreach to lawmakers by the motorcyclists' group (Betsy Z. Russell)

Group seeks to halt 'motorcycle profiling' 

Idaho members of ABATE, which stands for American Bikers Aiming Toward Education, are at the Capitol today to reach out to lawmakers in an effort to get legislation enacted to ban “motorcycle profiling,” which the group defines as targeting of motorcyclists by law enforcement solely...

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House commemorates Lincoln with music, humor 

The House got to experience the musical talents of a number of its members today, as part of the chamber’s annual Lincoln Day Program. A vocal group consisting of Reps. Kelley Packer, R-McCammon; Luke Malek, R-Coeur d’Alene; John McCrostie, D-Boise; and House Appropriations Committee Secretary...

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WEDNESDAY, FEB. 10, 2016

TUESDAY, FEB. 9, 2016

Senate panel introduces tuition lock proposal

An Idaho Senate panel has introduced legislation that would freeze college and university tuition for incoming freshmen so they would pay the same rate for at least four academic years. Gov. C.L. "Butch" Otter's office unveiled the plan to the Senate Education Committee on Tuesday. The bill would guarantee...

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