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Eye On Boise archive for April 15, 2011

FRIDAY, APRIL 15, 2011

From left, Betsy Russell, Jim Weatherby and Steve Crump join host Greg Hahn on Friday's "Idaho Reports" program on Idaho Public Television, to discuss some of the fallout from this year's legislative session; also joining the discussion from Idaho Falls was Corey Taule. (Idaho Public Television / Kevin Rank)

Best, worst, or something else?

The conclusion of this year's legislative session has prompted widely differing takes on how it went, from Gov. Butch Otter giving lawmakers a grade of "A" to Senate Democrats' pronouncement that the session was the "worst in memory." On tonight's “Idaho Reports” on Idaho Public…

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Popkey: 'Gov. Otter's comeback kid' 12 

Really interesting story from Dan Popkey in the Idaho Statesman this morning on "Gov. Otter's comeback kid," the new 30-year-old deputy chief of the Idaho Bureau of Prisons, Josh Tewalt, who rose to the $83,200-a-year position despite three DUI arrests and no college degree. Tewalt…

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