Arrow-right Camera
The Spokesman-Review Newspaper
Spokane, Washington  Est. May 19, 1883

Eye On Boise archive for May 2015

MONDAY, MAY 18, 2015

Rep. Rich Wills presents child support bill to House Ways & Means Committee (Betsy Z. Russell)

Rep. Wills presents the bill to Ways & Means

Rep. Rich Wills, R-Glenns Ferry, is now presenting the child support enforcement bill to the House Ways & Means Committee. “We only have one item on our agenda this morning,” said committee Chair Christy Perry, R-Nampa, who said Wills will have an easy time presenting…

Continue reading this post »

If it doesn't pass, Plan B... 

The Senate has now gone at ease, with Senate Majority Leader Bart Davis, R-Idaho Falls, advising senators to stick around for further instructions around 11 a.m. In the House, Speaker Scott Bedke advised the House of the schedule for the day, including the House Ways…

Continue reading this post »

Idaho House convenes on Monday morning (Betsy Z. Russell)

House, Senate convene

Both the House and Senate have now convened for their special legislative session today. Though the House Ways & Means Committee isn’t scheduled to meet to consider introducing the new version of the child-support bill until 9 a.m., it may start earlier than that, as...

Continue reading this post »

Idaho Capitol on Monday morning (Betsy Z. Russell)

Today's special session: Watch live...

Today’s special session of the Idaho Legislature begins at 8 a.m. Boise time, and it’ll all be streamed live online, thanks to Idaho Public TV. At this webpage here, Idaho PTV has assembled links to all of today’s proceedings: The House and Senate, which convene...

Continue reading this post »

SUNDAY, MAY 17, 2015

FRIDAY, MAY 15, 2015

From left, Betsy Russell, Rocky Barker, Scott Bedke, and co-hosts Aaron Kunz and Melissa Davlin on Friday's "Idaho Reports" on Idaho Public TV (Idaho Public TV)

The week that was...

On tonight’s “Idaho Reports,” I join Rocky Barker of the Idaho Statesman, House Speaker Scott Bedke, R-Oakley, and co-hosts Aaron Kunz and Melissa Davlin to discuss the Idaho political developments of the week, from the agreement that’s resolved a significant water call to the upcoming…

Continue reading this post »

Rain falls on Boise on Friday morning... (Betsy Z. Russell)

A rainy day in Boise... 

Of course we need the rain, so it’s good. But it seems so odd to look out at Boise and see green, damp and foggy. The National Weather Service forecasts a 90 percent chance of precipitation in Boise today. It’s almost like, well, Oregon…

Continue reading this post »

THURSDAY, MAY 14, 2015


Eye On Boise

News, happenings and more from the Idaho Legislature and the state capital.

Blog Archives

May 2015
29 28 27 26 22
21 20 19 18 17
15 14 13 12 04
03 01