Eye On Boise

TUESDAY, FEB. 9, 2016

Senate panel introduces tuition lock proposal

An Idaho Senate panel has introduced legislation that would freeze college and university tuition for incoming freshmen so they would pay the same rate for at least four academic years. Gov. C.L. "Butch" Otter's office unveiled the plan to the Senate Education Committee on Tuesday. The bill would guarantee...

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MONDAY, FEB. 8, 2016

Labrador at forefront of gay marriage clash 

When the U.S. Supreme Court last summer gave same-sex couples the right to marry, Republican Rep. Raul Labrador of Idaho said Congress should move quickly to protect the religious liberty of citizens who believe in traditional marriage, reports Rob Hotakainen of Tribune News Service. Labrador...

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FRIDAY, FEB. 5, 2016

From left, Betsy Russell, Jim Weatherby, Bill Dentzer, and co-hosts Aaron Kunz and Melissa Davlin on Friday's "Idaho Reports" on Idaho Public TV (Idaho Public TV / Ali Al Saedi)

The week that was... 

Tonight’s “Idaho Reports” rounds up the happenings of the fourth week of this year’s legislative session, from Medicaid expansion to tax cuts. Melissa Davlin interviews House Health & Welfare Chairman Fred Wood, R-Burley, state Health & Welfare Director Dick Armstrong, and Boise emergency room physician...

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