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Eye On Boise archive for March 2014

MONDAY, MARCH 31, 2014

Catching up on some news... 

Lots of news has happened over the past week while I’ve been off work. Here’s some catch-up: Gov. Butch Otter signed 112 bills into law on Wednesday (the list he published looked much longer, but nearly every bill was listed twice); and 48 on Friday…

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SUNDAY, MARCH 30, 2014




MONDAY, MARCH 24, 2014

The session that was…

Education funding took center stage at the Idaho Legislature this year – even bumping big new tax cuts from the favored top-priority position they occupied in recent years. Lawmakers nearly doubled Gov. Butch Otter’s proposed 2.9 percent increase in school funding, to $66 million; the…

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Rep. McMillan 'grateful' for House ethics review

North Idaho Rep. Shannon McMillan says she’s “grateful” for the process in which the House Ethics Committee decided to not take any formal action against her for failing to disclose a conflict of interest before voting against a bill. McMillan, R-Silverton, cast one of just…

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FRIDAY, MARCH 21, 2014

From left, Betsy Russell, Jim Weatherby, Sven Berg, and co-hosts Melissa Davlin and Aaron Kunz on Idaho Public Television's "Idaho Reports." (Idaho Public TV / Seth Ogilvie)

The week that was...

On tonight’s “Idaho Reports” program on Idaho Public Television, I join Jim Weatherby, Sven Berg, and co-hosts Melissa Davlin and Aaron Kunz for a discussion of the events of the week, from the final action of the legislative session to Idaho politics. Also, Davlin and…

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