The Idaho Legislature’s minority Democrats, though outnumbered 4 to 1, were “in play” this year, reports Idaho Statesman Reporter Dan Popkey, providing the key margin on the health exchange vote in the House and playing significant roles in other issues, from budgets to business issues. Marveled lobbyist Pat Sullivan, “On the health care exchange, the Democrats were on the side of business.” You can read Popkey’s full report here.
Betsy Z. Russell covers Idaho news from The Spokesman-Review's bureau in Boise.
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