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Sine Die! Legislature Adjourns
The Idaho Legislature has adjourned after 81 days. Yesterday marked the final day in a session that included intense debate on mandatory ultrasounds for women seeking abortions and efforts to oust Occupy Boise protesters from state land. The ultrasound bill failed while protesters tents remain at th…
Idaho Legislature On Track To Adjourn Friday
(AP)  Idaho legislators are now expected to adjourn on Friday. Senate Assistant Majority Leader Chuck Winder said Tuesday it will likely take until then for budget writers to complete their work. It appears a compromise over a five-year, $35 million teacher pay bill has been struck, after a new…
Idaho “Ultrasound” Bill Dead For The Session
State representatives say they won't pursue Idaho' s controversial ultrasound-abortion bill that has been making national headlines recently.  At least this year.  The bill would require doctors to administer an ultrasound to the fetus of any woman who chooses an abortion in Idah…
Idaho Legislature Could Wrap Up This Week
The Idaho Legislature is entering enters its final push in 2012, but the Senate and House still have big-ticket bills to reconcile before heading home, including legislation on tax cuts and teacher salaries.  Several controversial measures may end up on the cutting room floor in lieu of higher …
Adjourned!
The 2011 Idaho Legislature ended Thursday with lawmakers dumping a rebate extension for alternative energy developers and passing the governor's plan to spur new jobs.