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Of legislative rules, vetoes and time limits... 

Rep. Judy Boyle, R-Midvale, is taking issue with something I said on Friday’s “Idaho Reports” program, when I said there’s “no limit” on how long the Legislature takes to present a bill to the governor, and she’s got a good point. As Boyle points out, in the Joint Rules of the Senate and House...

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SUNDAY, APRIL 23, 2017

Idaho Gov. Butch Otter gives his 2017 State of the State address to a joint session of the Idaho Legislature (AP / Otto Kitsinger)

Grocery tax repeal veto prompts debate in Idaho over powers of Legislature, governor 

After Idaho Gov. Butch Otter vetoed a popular bill to remove the state’s 6 percent sales tax from groceries, North Idaho Sen. Steve Vick is renewing his push to change the Idaho Constitution to allow lawmakers to reconvene to override a veto that’s issued after they adjourn for the year. “It’s not uncommon, it’s not some sort of strange idea...

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