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Eye On Boise archive for April 16, 2010

FRIDAY, APRIL 16, 2010

Discussing the week’s Idaho political developments on Idaho Public TV’s “Idaho Reports” program Friday are, from left, Jim Weatherby, Kevin Richert, Betsy Russell, Bill Roberts, Vickie Holbrook, and host Thanh Tan. (Courtesy photo / Idaho Public Television )

The week that was...

On Idaho Public Television’s “Idaho Reports” this week, we talk about the week's developments, from Tea Party rallies to campaign politics to school funding questions. I join analysts Jim Weatherby, Kevin Richert, Bill Roberts and Vickie Holbrook along with host Thanh Tan; the show airs…

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Furloughs, demotions hit Idaho prison system 

Idaho's state prison system is eliminating 24 more staff positions, bringing the number cut in the past two years to 102, and imposing far-reaching furloughs on all prison staffers in the coming year to cope with state budget cuts. Because of shifts of workers from…

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The latest numbers in 1st CD...

Quarterly campaign finance reports are in at the Federal Election Commission, and the figures for the 1st Congressional District show this: Incumbent Congressman Walt Minnick has raised $1.5 million to date for his re-election bid, including $231,917 this quarter. He's spent $641,879, including $159,504 this…

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