The state Legislature convenes its annual session today with a full plate of issues. It’ll all be kicked off at 1 p.m. today (noon Pacific time) with Gov. Butch Otter’s first State of the State message, in which he’ll also unveil his state budget. You can watch live at www.idahoptv.org. To read about the issues facing the legislators as they begin their session, click here for The Spokesman-Review’s Sunday report. Click here for a report on how you can watch the Legislature live all session, and here for how to contact North Idaho legislators.
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