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The Senate Pro Tem has been acting governor before when both the governor and the lieutenant governor are out of state. But this is the first time it's happened during legislative session. Bill Dentzer bdentzer@idahostatesman.com

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Watch 5,500 LEGO pieces become a model of the Meridian Idaho Temple 1:28

Watch 5,500 LEGO pieces become a model of the Meridian Idaho Temple

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Valley County's new coroner says Idaho laws on handling bodies are vague 1:12

Valley County's new coroner says Idaho laws on handling bodies are vague

Batgirl fights for equal pay for equal work 1:01

Batgirl fights for equal pay for equal work

What does an F-35 sound like off of a Boise runway? Hear it for yourself. 1:41

What does an F-35 sound like off of a Boise runway? Hear it for yourself.

Boise State ready to play better at home than last time, coach Bryan Harsin says 8:03

Boise State ready to play better at home than last time, coach Bryan Harsin says

'Go straight to hell,' Idaho senator tells apparent critic at county fair 0:44

'Go straight to hell,' Idaho senator tells apparent critic at county fair

Boise State CB/PR Avery Williams 'very pleased' with Broncos' special teams' progress this season 4:05

Boise State CB/PR Avery Williams 'very pleased' with Broncos' special teams' progress this season

Week 8 Treasure Valley high school football plays 4:17

Week 8 Treasure Valley high school football plays

Boise State tackle Archie Lewis says finding 'rhythm' in offensive line key in turnaround 5:18

Boise State tackle Archie Lewis says finding 'rhythm' in offensive line key in turnaround

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