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Eye On Boise archive for Feb. 20, 2015

FRIDAY, FEB. 20, 2015

Jim Weatherby, right, and Betsy Russell discuss state issues on "Idaho Reports" on Idaho Public Television on Friday (Idaho Public TV)

The week that was...

On tonight’s “Idaho Reports,” I join Jim Weatherby, Bill Dentzer, and co-hosts Aaron Kunz and Melissa Davlin to discuss the events of the sixth week of the legislative session, from taxes to budgets to former Gov. Phil Batt’s ground-breaking speech to Canyon County Republicans. Also,...

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Penni Cyr testifies to the Joint Finance-Appropriations Committee at a public hearing on Friday morning (Betsy Russell)

Testimony focuses on school funding

Among those testifying at the Joint Finance-Appropriations Committee’s public hearing this morning on state budget issues: Penni Cyr, president of the Idaho Association, said, “Idaho must take significant action in order to be able to attract and retain high-quality teachers.” She said the state needs...

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