Talk about an ambitious agenda – JFAC this morning was scheduled to set the budget for public schools, parks and rec, and Medicaid, too. Certainly everyone’s trying to make this a short session, but that proved a bit much. The joint committee ran well over its scheduled time and barely finished public schools, after doing parks first. Medicaid will have to wait a day.
Betsy Z. Russell covers Idaho news from The Spokesman-Review's bureau in Boise.
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