Idaho’s budget outlook still is looking dim, but as legislative budget analyst Amy Castro began explaining the mechanics of the Medicaid budget to legislative budget writers this morning in the 5th floor library of the Capitol Annex, the sun still not up outside, suddenly things lightened - someone had flipped on the rest of the lights. Everyone visibly brightened. But just briefly.
Betsy Z. Russell covers Idaho news from The Spokesman-Review's bureau in Boise.
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