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Kevin Richert

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Kevin Richert's blog provides up-to-date analysis and coverage of Idaho education policy and the politics of education in Idaho. Kevin has written for Idaho Education News since its launch in January 2013. The award-winning journalist has 30 years of reporting and editing experience in Idaho, covering public policy at the state, local and federal levels.
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IEA contributes $32K to Democratic campaigns

The Idaho Education Association’s political arm is a major donor to a Boise-based group supporting Democratic legislative candidates. Between May 28 and Sept. 30, the Political Action Committee for Education contributed $32,000 to Responsible Leadership for Idaho, according to Responsible Leadership’s most recent campaign finance report. Kimberlee Kruesi of the Associated Press first wrote Wednesday…