Key takeaways from Otter's final State of the State
In his 12th and final annual address to the Legislature on Monday, Gov. Butch Otter called for tax relief, dramatically reshaping how Idaho runs its colleges and universities, and new proposals for delivering health insurance to this state’s resid
Kristyn Herbert, who has cerebral palsy, has her own apartment — and she's worried about potential cuts to Medicaid that could affect her ability to live independently. She relies on 24-hour personal assistant care.
Congressman Mike Simpson, who served in the Idaho Legislature while Cecil Andrus was governor, talks about the Idaho-shaped glass that Republican leaders gave Andrus as a retirement gift. Andrus received the Church Award for Public Service Oct. 20
Former Idaho Gov. Cecil Andrus and the Idaho Conservation League's Rick Johnson speak in January 2015 about how to protect the Boulder-White Clouds in Central Idaho. Congress later made the region a wilderness area.
A procession for former Idaho Gov. Cecil Andrus arrives at the Capitol Building Wednesday, Aug. 30, 2017 in Boise. An honor guard moved the casket inside where his body would lie in state under the Statehouse rotunda. Gov. Andrus also served as se
Former Gov. Cecil Andrus died Aug. 24, 2017, at age 85. His casket arrived at the Capitol at noon Wednesday, Aug. 30, where it will remain until noon Thursday. Gov. Butch Otter and other speakers paid respect to Andrus.
A celebration of life service for former Idaho Gov. Cecil Andrus took place in Boise State University on Thursday afternoon. Daughter Tracy Andrus, Rep. Mike Simpson and Marc C. Johnson share stories about Andrus as father, governor, and friend.
With military honors including taps, a three-volley salute and a missing-man flyover by the Idaho National Guard, four-time Idaho Gov. Cecil Andrus was interred in Boise's historic Pioneer Cemetery. The Andrus family gathered for the private cerem
Citizens for Responsible Tax Reform will launch this ad campaign focused on Rep. Raúl Labrador, R-Idaho, starting Nov. 16, 2017. The group is “dedicated to promoting revenue-neutral tax reform that does not add to our national debt.”
Lourdes Matsumoto says she was subjected to a variety of sexual and racial harassment and other concerning behavior by a supervisor at the Idaho State Controller's Office. Dec. 8, 2017, a day after announcing her claim against the state was settle
Rep. Dorothy Moon, R-Stanley, introduced Eric Parker of Hailey during the Idaho House session on Jan. 16, 2018. Parker had recently pleaded guilty to obstruction of a court order stemming from his actions during the 2014 standoff with the BLM at C