For the past few votes in the Senate, key senators involved in talks on the public schools budget – including Senate President Pro-Tem Brent Hill, Education Committee Chairman John Goedde and Vice Chairman Dean Mortimer, Finance Chairman Dean Cameron, and others, have been out of the chamber, but have returned just in time to vote, then leave again. They’re now off the floor again…
Betsy Z. Russell covers Idaho news from The Spokesman-Review's bureau in Boise.
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