"Do you have programs that could be cut, if the money was so necessary for technology?"
The joint committee's co-chairman, Sen. Dean Cameron, R-Rupert, got a big laugh when he cut in with, "Oh, sure, she's going to volunteer that!"
Howard responded, "I don't know of anything that can be cut." Local school districts barely have the money to pay their heat and light bills, she said. "I don't think they have lots of extra money."