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Eye On Boise archive for Jan. 23, 2006

MONDAY, JAN. 23, 2006

The meaning of life

Sen. Mel Richardson, R-Idaho Falls, had this question today in the Senate Judiciary Committee meeting: “I just kind of want to know, what is the meaning of life? … What does life mean?”It actually wasn’t a philosophical question – Richardson was wondering whether Attorney General…

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Only two reps oppose state employee raises

The House just voted 60-2 in favor of immediate, merit-based raises for state employees averaging 3 percent. The bill had earlier passed the Senate unanimously.The two House members who were against it? Reps. Lenore Barrett, R-Challis, and JoAn Wood, R-Rigby. Eight other House members missed…

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