Idaho lawmaker probing Idaho’s concealed carry law

By   /  July 30, 2015  /  Idaho, News  /  No Comments

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Freshman Rep. Heather Scott, R-Blanchard, wants help understanding wild price differences for concealed weapons permits in Idaho’s 44 counties.

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Missing political operative has ties to Philadelphia mayoral campaign

By   /  July 30, 2015  /  News, Pennsylvania  /  No Comments

Why did Jim Kenney’s campaign pay $14,000 to a political operative who is now missing and linked to an FBI investigation?

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Ron Johnson has backing of powerful free-market Club in battle with Russ Feingold

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“Russ Feingold has been out of the state and people haven’t focused on what he’s been doing. They’ve forgotten why they fired him six years ago. We’re going to remind them of that,”

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Critics refute study that blames fracking for ND high school dropouts

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“I don’t think it’s just a boom in energy. A manufacturing boom would have had the same result. Laying it at the feet of the energy industry is really irresponsible,” Ellis told Watchdog. “I think any industry would have had the same result.”

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Financial experts call for PA school funding reform

By   /  July 30, 2015  /  Education, News, Pennsylvania  /  No Comments

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The future of the commonwealth rides on real school funding reform, state Auditor General Eugene DePasquale says. Depasquale is referring to a Moody’s Investors Service report downgrading eight Pennsylvania school districts to junk bond status.

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Idaho spent nearly $180,000 to fight distracted driving since 2012

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Despite the public and private efforts to raise awareness, distracted driving remains a significant contributor to wrecks and accidents in Idaho.

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