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Eye On Boise Brent Hill archive

THURSDAY, MARCH 1, 2018

MONDAY, JUNE 19, 2017

Idaho Sen. Jim Risch, center, and Lt. Gov. Brad Little, right, talk with folks at Idaho's booth at the 2017 SelectUSA Investment Summit in Washington, D.C. on Monday, June 19, 2017.  (Office of Sen. Jim Risch)

Um, so who is governor today?

When the governor is out of state, the lieutenant governor fills in as acting governor. And when both the governor and lieutenant governor are out of state, that duty falls to the president pro-tem of the state Senate. And if the pro-tem also is out...

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FRIDAY, NOV. 18, 2016

FRIDAY, JUNE 17, 2016

TUESDAY, JUNE 14, 2016

WEDNESDAY, FEB. 3, 2016

Of name-changing, education and grammar... 

Idaho’s Professional-Technical Education, or PTE, program is changing its name to Career-Technical Education, or CTE; that’s what it’s called nationally, and legislation sponsored by the state Board of Education to make the change has cleared the Senate with just one dissenting vote and is pending...

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MONDAY, AUG. 10, 2015


MONDAY, JULY 20, 2015

THURSDAY, JULY 3, 2014

TUESDAY, APRIL 22, 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...

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MONDAY, DEC. 3, 2012

WEDNESDAY, OCT. 3, 2012

THURSDAY, JUNE 14, 2012

WEDNESDAY, MAY 2, 2012

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