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Eye On Boise archive for Aug. 4, 2010

WEDNESDAY, AUG. 4, 2010



Right to work, 25 years later...

Interesting look by the Idaho Statesman's Dan Popkey today at the political and economic ramifications of the right-to-work fight in Idaho 25 years ago, and its ripples today, as Gary Glenn, the leader of the push back then, returns to Idaho for a gala Thursday…

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Otter responds to Allred gas tax plan

Gov. Butch Otter has dismissed Democratic challenger Keith Allred's proposal for a 3-cent cut in Idaho's 25-cent-per-gallon gas tax and a corresponding hike in fees on heavy trucks, saying it shows "a lack of leadership and credibility." Allred's proposal came after Otter's transportation funding task…

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