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Eye On Boise archive for Oct. 2014

TUESDAY, OCT. 21, 2014

Jana Jones, left, and Sherri Ybarra, right, debate on Idaho Public Television on Tuesday night (Idaho Public TV / Aaron Kunz)

Idaho schools chief rivals spar over Luna legacy

Idaho’s current state superintendent of schools – the first non-educator ever to hold the position – loomed large in the debate Tuesday night between the two educators vying to succeed him. “If you liked Tom Luna, you’re going to love Sherri Ybarra,” Democratic candidate Jana…

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Closing comments from Jones, Ybarra 

In their closing comments: Jana Jones, Democratic candidate for state schools superintendent, said, “It’s been a great evening, and hopefully you understand the differences between the two of us.” She said. “The office shouldn’t be about politics and partisanship, it should be about doing what’s…

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MONDAY, OCT. 20, 2014

Ybarra straightens out her marital history 

Sherri Ybarra, the Republican candidate for Idaho superintendent of public instruction, is clarifying her marital history after she told an Idaho Statesman reporter she and her husband came to Mountain Home in 1996; it’s the same story she told me in an interview in August.…

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More 'Idaho Debates' coming up... 

The candidates for state superintendent of schools, Democrat Jana Jones and Republican Sherri Ybarra, will face off tomorrow night at 7 as part of the “Idaho Debates,” co-sponsored by the Idaho Press Club and the League of Women Voters of Idaho and broadcast statewide on…

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SUNDAY, OCT. 19, 2014

FRIDAY, OCT. 17, 2014

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