Teachers vs tax cuts

In a story that moved yesterday, John Miller of the Associated Press aptly described the waning days of the 2012 Idaho Legislature as a debate between teacher pay and tax cuts. He wrote:

Weeks ago, senators voted 32-0 to reverse teacher salary fund…

Week 10 in review

The 2012 Idaho Legislature is in its final weeks, although it now appears the March 23 Sine Die date a week from today was a tad optimistic. Those in the know now say the session will end sometime during the week of March 26.

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Nonini kills Cameron bill

The probable next-to-last week of the 2012 Idaho Legislature got off to a fast start today, with a special speaker in the education committees and the House chair’s move to kill a Senate bill to stop the raid on Idaho teacher salaries.

2012 I…