Arrow-right Camera

The Spokesman-Review Newspaper The Spokesman-Review

Spokane, Washington  Est. May 19, 1883
Partly Cloudy Night 28° Partly Cloudy

Eye On Boise aca archive

SUNDAY, JULY 13, 2014

MONDAY, APRIL 28, 2014


Sen. Hill lauds Idaho insurance exchange 

Senate President Pro-Tem Brent Hill, R-Rexburg, has a guest opinion in the Idaho Falls Post Register today lauding Idaho’s decision to establish a state health insurance exchange. Under the headline “Going our own way,” Hill writes, “The choice last year was never between a state-run...

Continue reading this post »

WEDNESDAY, FEB. 12, 2014

MONDAY, JAN. 13, 2014

FRIDAY, JAN. 10, 2014

Idaho exchange enrollment swells

Enrollment in insurance plans through Idaho’s state-run health care exchange has swelled since the federal government fixed the website that residents use to sign up coverage, the AP reports, with about 20,000 Idahoans enrolling in time for their coverage to begin Jan. 1. That’s up...

Continue reading this post »

WEDNESDAY, DEC. 11, 2013


Idahoans get more time to buy exchange plans

Here's a news item from the Associated Press: BOISE, Idaho (AP) — The troubled rollout of insurance exchanges in Idaho and elsewhere has prompted the federal government to delay another deadline, this time giving prospective enrollees more time to get coverage before it goes into...

Continue reading this post »

TUESDAY, DEC. 3, 2013

FRIDAY, NOV. 22, 2013

MONDAY, NOV. 18, 2013

WEDNESDAY, NOV. 13, 2013

TUESDAY, NOV. 12, 2013

MONDAY, NOV. 4, 2013

WEDNESDAY, OCT. 30, 2013

TUESDAY, OCT. 29, 2013

The Idaho Freedom Foundation says it will put up more billboards like this one in Burley, criticizing local legislators' votes on the state health insurance exchange.

Billboards target Idaho lawmakers in their districts 

Billboards bashing Idaho legislators for their votes on a state insurance exchange have begun popping up in their legislative districts. Idaho Freedom Foundation chief Wayne Hoffman says the signs are part of his group’s lobbying campaign to get Idaho’s exchange repealed in the legislative session...

Continue reading this post »

TUESDAY, OCT. 22, 2013

MONDAY, OCT. 21, 2013

Eye On Boise

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