What’s he got to say? Kemper Project manager remains muzzled

Burned: Idaho lawmakers move to restrict tanning for youngsters

By   /  February 26, 2015  /  Idaho, News  /  No Comments

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A House panel approved Wednesday a bill proponents believe will protect Idaho youth from the dangers of tanning, despite criticism the measure represents government overreach into family affairs.

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Idaho speaker: We’re not killing gun rights legislation

By   /  February 17, 2015  /  Idaho, News  /  No Comments

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Idaho Speaker of the House Scott Bedke told IdahoReporter.com there’s no attempt on his part to kill a proposal to expand gun rights in Idaho.

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Idaho one step closer to delaying federal Real ID compliance again

By   /  February 17, 2015  /  Idaho, News  /  No Comments

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Idaho is one step closer to delaying full implementation of federal Real ID requirements, regulations legislators originally swore off in 2008.

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Video: Budget exchange highlights Idaho governor’s hidden spending

By   /  February 17, 2015  /  Idaho, News  /  No Comments

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When is spending not spending?

When budget writers call it something else, of course.

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Lawmaker flips on ‘terrible’ auto dealers hours mandate, brings fix for small businesses

By   /  February 13, 2015  /  Idaho, News  /  No Comments

Rep. Kelley Packer flipped on rules for auto dealers.

After supporting a rule mandating how long Idaho car dealers must remain open each week, Rep. Kelley Packer, R-McCammon, backtracked on the plan Thursday.

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Democrat, Republican nearly ready to bag grocery tax

By   /  February 13, 2015  /  Idaho, News  /  No Comments

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Two Idaho state senators will try to repeal the state’s tax on groceries and have nearly finished legislation to get there.

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