Eye On Boise archive for Feb. 8, 2013

FRIDAY, FEB. 8, 2013

From left, Betsy Russell, Jim Weatherby, David Adler, Aaron Kunz and host Greg Hahn on the set of "Idaho Reports" on Friday. (IPTV / Kevin Rank)

The week that was...

On tonight’s “Idaho Reports” program on Idaho Public Television, I join Jim Weatherby, David Adler, Aaron Kunz and host Greg Hahn to discuss the week’s developments in the Legislature. Plus, Greg has a lively interview with Sens. Dean Cameron, R-Rupert, and Bob Nonini, R-Coeur d’Alene,...

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Senate committee introduces anti-marijuana resolution 19 

Here's a news item from the Associated Press: BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Idaho legislators are pushing back against measures in Western states where voters recently relaxed marijuana laws. The Senate's State Affairs Committee unanimously voted in favor Friday of introducing a resolution opposing marijuana use...

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Members of the Legislature's joint budget committee gather for a close-up look at one of Idaho's prized historical documents, the original appointment by Abraham Lincoln of the state's first territorial governor, William Wallace. On the back of the two-sided document, Wallace certified that he wasn't affiliated with the confederacy. (Betsy Russell)

A piece of Idaho history on display...

As the Idaho State Historical Society began its budget presentation this morning, JFAC Co-Chair Maxine Bell, R-Jerome, told director Janet Gallimore, “I never know quite what you’re going to bring, but it gets better every year.” The Historical Society was founded in 1881 and established...

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