An Idaho House panel has narrowly killed a bill that would have wiped out local ordinances banning knives in schools and jails.
The House State Affairs Committee introduced the bill Tuesday. According to the legislation, a seven-member Gaming Commission would oversee all gambling in Idaho and dissolve the state's racing and lottery commissions.
By a one-vote margin, the Idaho Senate passed a bill allowing companies to test self-driving cars in the state. The bill also sets regulations and guidelines involving safety.
Here is a quick reference guide for the primary election on May 20.
The state says expenses came to $53,775, ticket sales came in around $28,000. The state would have to sell 2,152 tickets to break even. But this year's crowd was estimated at around 1,500.
Pundits say the Democrats' best chance for winning statewide office in Idaho is in the race for superintendent of public instruction.
It's a proposed constitutional amendment to add an extra layer of protection to legislative oversight.
You only need to be at least 21, a US citizen and a resident of the specific county for a year.
Thousands of civilian drones are expected in U.S. skies within a few years and concerns they could be used to spy on Americans are fueling legislative efforts in several states to regulate the unmanned aircraft.
Few presidents in modern times have been as interested in gun control as Richard Nixon, of all people. He contemplated banning handguns altogether and refused to pander to gun owners by feigning interest in their weapons.
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Voters didn't always get the straight goods when President Barack Obama and Republican Mitt Romney made their case for foreign policy and national security leadership Monday night before their last super-sized audience of the campaign. A few of their detours into domestic issues were problematic too.