Some 42,000 students will have flooded Idaho by the end of the decade, a charter support group and a research firm say.
Taxpayers are not on the hook for the latest invoices for McGeachin’s own legal representation, McGeachin wrote in a letter to a budget analyst from the Legislative Services Office on Monday, according to documents obtained by the Sun.
There are two big forces fueling the projected $1.9 billion surplus. And over the last year, state revenues grew significantly while spending remained low.
The incumbent has not formally announced his bid for a second term, but he continues to far outraise all prospective rivals in the May GOP primary.
New research on Idaho’s mix of kindergarten offerings found one researcher calling for change in Idaho Thursday.
All three sitting District 15 lawmakers have confirmed their tentative plans, as have two other Statehouse hopefuls.
The increase might not necessarily reflect a worsening infection rate. Those numbers could be a reporting catchup from the holiday.
Other items: A new concurrent enrollment program at Boise State; rural health scholarships at Idaho State; and U of I-led research studying the Tasmanian devil.