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Eye On Boise Idaho state budget archive

TUESDAY, MARCH 13, 2018

TUESDAY, DEC. 12, 2017

WEDNESDAY, DEC. 6, 2017

FRIDAY, SEPT. 1, 2017

Idaho schools chief seeks boost in education spending 

Idaho's public schools chief is seeking a 6.8 percent increase in education spending for 2018, describing it as a budget with no surprises and no new initiatives. Superintendent of Public Instruction Sherri Ybarra released her plan Friday. If approved by lawmakers in January, Idaho's public school funding would bump up nearly $114 million more...

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WEDNESDAY, FEB. 8, 2017

THURSDAY, JAN. 26, 2017

MONDAY, JAN. 23, 2017

TUESDAY, JAN. 17, 2017

THURSDAY, DEC. 8, 2016

TUESDAY, DEC. 6, 2016

FRIDAY, NOV. 11, 2016

MONDAY, SEPT. 12, 2016

FRIDAY, SEPT. 9, 2016

THURSDAY, SEPT. 1, 2016

THURSDAY, JULY 14, 2016

WEDNESDAY, JULY 13, 2016

FRIDAY, JAN. 29, 2016

WEDNESDAY, JAN. 27, 2016

University of Idaho President Chuck Staben speaks to the Joint Finance-Appropriations Committee on Wednesday (Betsy Z. Russell)

UI Prez Staben: 'We seek to serve all qualified students'

University of Idaho President Chuck Staben is making his budget presentation to the Joint Finance-Appropriations Committee, as a week of education budget hearings continues; lawmakers heard yesterday from the presidents of BSU and ISU; today’s schedule also includes a budget presentation from Lewis-Clark State College...

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MONDAY, JAN. 25, 2016


WEDNESDAY, DEC. 23, 2015

TUESDAY, DEC. 22, 2015

WEDNESDAY, DEC. 16, 2015

MONDAY, DEC. 7, 2015

November revenues up; state budget surplus grows... 

Idaho’s general fund tax revenues came in higher than expected in all categories in November, running 3.7 percent ahead of forecasts and 4.4 percent higher than the same month a year earlier. That puts year-to-date state tax collections 0.5 percent ahead of projections, and 5...

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FRIDAY, OCT. 23, 2015

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