Here's a sign that we're into the more intense part of this year's legislative session: The House has voted to waive the portion of its Rule 70 that bans beverages from the House floor during sessions. After the vote, House Speaker Scott Bedke, R-Oakley, announced, “Beverages are allowed on the floor - until you spill 'em.”
Betsy Z. Russell covers Idaho news from The Spokesman-Review's bureau in Boise.
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