ECONOMY & TAXATION New Legislation: Senate Bill 1041 introduced by Senator Jim Guthrie would prohibit excessive price increases during a declared emergency, amending an already existing law. The bill would protect consumers from unfair pricing in trade and commerce. This week, the legislation was passed out of the Senate Commerce and Human Resource Committee and…
On January 13th, 2020, Representative Melissa Wintrow (D – Boise) introduced House Bill 314 (H0314), which was then referred to the House Health and Welfare Committee. The purpose of this bill is to change specific terms throughout Idaho Code, to more modern and respectful terms as deemed necessary. This bill would remove terms such as,…
Rexburg City Council Candidate Profiles This year, Rexburg has nine city council candidates running for three open seats. Two of the nine are incumbents who
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