Education Protests Planned Today
Foes of Idaho’s education reform plan have announced that today will be a day of protest. More the a dozen rallies are planned around Idaho in Twin Falls, Kimberly, Pocatello, Moscow, Post Falls, Blackfoot, Driggs, Idaho Falls, Lewiston, Buhl, Cassia, Ada, and Blaine counties.
House Passes First Education Reform Bill
The bill passed the Idaho House on a 48-22 vote, with nine Republicans joining Democrats in opposition. Supporters of the bill to limit the state teachers union touted the plan as a way to hand over more power to the locally elected school boards...
Top Story Podcast 3/7/11: Throwing Money At Unions
Top Story Podcast 3/7/11: First hour - Get rid of the wealth! That will fix all our problems. Just ask Michael Moore. Also, Randy Stapilus with the Idaho Legislative Update. Second hour: Throwing money at education in it the same as throwing money toward the union
Education Reform Battle Continues
The battle over education reform in Idaho will continue this week. The House of Representatives is set to possibly send two of the three bills attached to Superintendent Tom Luna's plan to the governor's desk.