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Eye On Boise archive for Oct. 2014

FRIDAY, OCT. 10, 2014

This is the scene at the Ada County Courthouse, at the marriage license counter, as people wait for news on whether or not marriage licenses for same-sex couples can be issued in Idaho before the close of business today. (Phil McGrane)

At Idaho courthouses, waiting for word...

Phil McGrane, chief deputy Ada County clerk, said the county is prepared to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples if it gets the go-ahead from the Idaho Attorney General’s office, but it hasn’t heard anything yet. “It looks like we’re waiting for the 9th Circuit,”…

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THURSDAY, OCT. 9, 2014

Democratic Challenger AJ Balukoff gives his opening remarks about the principles of his campaign during the gubernatorial debate hosted by the City Club of Idaho Falls at the Idaho State University Bennion Student Union Building Thursday, Oct. 9, 2014. (AP/Post Register / Pat Sutphin)

Otter, Balukoff clash on education 

Gov. Butch Otter and Democratic challenger A.J. Balukoff have clashed hard on education issues so far during today’s City Club of Idaho Falls debate. Among the highlights: On supplemental levies: Balukoff noted that then-Gov. Jim Risch in 2006 lowered property taxes and raised the sales…

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Otter: 'I should be on the right' 

As Gov. Butch Otter and Democratic challenger A.J. Balukoff took the stage in at the City Club of Idaho Falls today, Otter was directed to the podium at stage left. “I should be on the right,” Otter said, prompting moderator David Adler to comment, “I…

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