BOISE, Idaho – A lot has happened this legislative session as lawmakers vied for differing positions on education, the environment, health care, faith healing, plans for the state’s roads and bridges, and tax cuts.
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Senate lawmakers have narrowly decided to repeal the state's taxation on groceries in a fight over what sort of tax relief will be provided to Idahoans at the end of the legislative session.
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Legislation to increase awareness about a virus that is one of the leading causes of birth defects and a threat to patients with impaired immune systems is headed to the governor's desk.
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — The chairman of the House Health and Welfare Committee says his $10 million proposal to provide limited primary care services to Idahoans poorest doesn't have enough votes to pass a legislative hearing.
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — House lawmakers have killed legislation allowing FBI background checks on some state employees despite warnings from the bill's sponsor that doing so will cause the state to lose critical federal funding.
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Idaho Superintendent of Public Instruction Sherri Ybarra is asking legislative budget writers for a 6.6 percent increase in state funding for schools, promising that the money will provide returns on the investment.