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Kevin Richert

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Senior reporter and blogger Kevin Richert specializes in education politics and education policy. He has more than 30 years of experience in Idaho journalism. He is a frequent guest on KIVI 6 On Your Side; "Idaho Reports" on Idaho Public Television; and "Idaho Matters" on Boise State Public Radio. Follow Kevin on Twitter: @KevinRichert. He can be reached at

Buckner-Webb will not seek re-election

Sen. Cherie Buckner-Webb, D-Boise, has served in the Legislature for decade, including eight years in the Senate. She is the Senate’s assistant minority leader and she sits on the Senate Education Committee.