Stories tagged: Idaho House
Sat., Feb. 24, 2018, 3:36 p.m.
Gannon appointed to fill Paulette Jordan’s position
St. Maries City Councilor Margie Gannon was officially appointed to the Idaho House on Friday, replacing former 5th Legislative District Rep. Paulette Jordan, who resigned last week.
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 16, 2018, 3:23 p.m.
House panel raise concerns surrounding sex-education bill
A proposal to update Idaho’s nearly 50-year-old sex education law sparked too many concerns for lawmakers to advance the legislation on Friday.
Thu., March 9, 2017, 5:13 p.m.
Boat inspection funding bill goes to Idaho governor’s desk
An emergency funding bill to expand the state’s boat inspection stations to check for invasive quagga and zebra mussels is headed to the governor’s desk for his approval.
Thu., March 9, 2017, 5:02 p.m.
Bill to raise awareness of birth defect-causing virus
Legislation to increase awareness about a virus that is one of the leading causes of birth defects and a threat to patients with impaired immune systems is headed to the …
Mon., Nov. 21, 2016, 4:06 p.m.
With no governor’s mansion, Idaho to continue paying Gov. Otter $54,000 a year to live at home
Idaho remains one of just six states with no governor’s mansion, and a state committee decided Monday to continue paying a $4,500-per-month housing stipend to the governor until that changes.
Thu., March 24, 2016, 8:42 p.m.
Idaho lawmakers approve anti-abortion measure
BOISE – The Idaho House on Thursday approved an anti-abortion measure aimed at prohibiting clinics from donating fetal tissue – even though no such practice exists in the state.
Tue., March 31, 2015
Idaho House passes sweeping tax reforms
BOISE – The Idaho House endorsed sweeping tax changes Monday that would increase taxes for middle-income Idahoans and cut taxes for the state’s wealthiest, according to two new analyses. The …
Sat., July 7, 2012
Idaho governor’s mansion unused but still costly
BOISE – For more than three decades, Idaho has struggled with the issue of a governor’s mansion, ever since then-Gov. Cecil Andrus refused to live in the deteriorating Boise home …