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TUESDAY, JAN. 27, 2015

Talking definitions...

The House State Affairs Committee took a break, after Rep. Paulette Jordan, D-Plummer, asked to pose a question to the administrator of the Idaho Human Rights Commission. After much talking back and forth between committee members about procedure, the panel reconvened, and Plummer asked Linda...

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MONDAY, JAN. 26, 2015

Attorney and lobbyist Bill Roden testifies at the House State Affairs Committee hearing on HB 2 on Monday morning (Betsy Russell)

Roden: 'Idaho has a history of tolerance' 

Bill Roden, attorney, lobbyist and former state lawmaker, told the House State Affairs Committee this morning that he was among the original co-sponsors of Idaho’s first civil rights law in 1961, which covered only discrimination based on race, creed, color and national origin. Over the...

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