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House Ed endorses removing charter cap

The House Education Committee has voted 13-4 to pass a last-minute bill, HB 346, to remove the cap on creation of new charter schools in Idaho, which is now set at six per year; the bill now moves to the full House. Times-News reporter Ben Botkin has a report here at his "Capitol Confidential" blog.



Betsy Z. Russell
Betsy Z. Russell joined The Spokesman-Review in 1991. She currently is a reporter in the Boise Bureau covering Idaho state government and politics, and other news from Idaho's state capital.

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