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SR Edit: Lawmakers Asleep On Day-Care Regs

“It’s no secret that Idaho legislators don’t like regulations, so it’s not surprising that bills calling for more government controls often die. But given the repeated headlines about children as victims of abuse, you’d think they would give more thought to legislation that would apply minimum licensing to all day-care providers. It will probably take another tragedy before lawmakers wake up, because they aren’t listening to the people they serve.”

For the rest of Gary Crooks’ editorial, click here.

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D.F. Oliveria is a columnist and blogger for The Spokesman-Review. Print Huckleberries is a past winner of the Herb Caen Memorial Column contest by the National Association of Newspaper Columnists. The Readership Institute of Northwestern University cited this blog as a good example of online community journalism.

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