Idaho closer to eliminating local wage initiatives (Idaho Business Review)

Judy Boyle announces bid for re-election (Press-Tribune)

Latest state campaign filings bring contested races for Canyon County (Press-Tribune)

House Passes Kauffman's Food Regulation Bill (Times-News)

Lawmakers Set Money for Crisis Center in Twin Falls (Times-News)

Marty Trillhaase: 'Toxic paternalism' lurks under Capitol dome (Lewiston Tribune)

Unanimous support for public school budget (Lewiston Tribune)

Study: Public lands don’t impede economic growth (Mountain Express)

Utah leaders request Idaho’s support in public lands challenge (Capital Press)

Idaho needs to maintain pressure on federal land managers (Idaho Freedom Foundation)

Idaho legislative leaders: Medicaid expansion still in talks (Idaho Statesman)

Idaho House panel approves solar tax (Idaho Statesman)

Utah lawmakers face hostile crowd on land transfer (Idaho Statesman)

Simpson And Labrador Split Over State Control Of Public Lands (Boise State Public Radio)

Utah Speakers Address Idaho Lawmakers About Federal Land Transfers (Boise State Public Radio)

Idaho Senate Leader Says Add The Words Bill Growing Unlikely (Boise State Public Radio)

Why One Of Idaho’s Best-Known Doctors Says A New Medical School Could Be Bad For The State (Boise State Public Radio)

Committee pulls science references from Bible bill (CDA Press)

Malek to seek third term in Idaho House (CDA Press)

Bedke: Literacy should be Idaho's top education priority (Idaho Education News)

West Ada names new trustee (Idaho Education News)

Democrats rip proposed K-12 budgets (Idaho Education News)

Education groups mum on Bible-in-school bill (Idaho Education News)

Senate Education chairman kills his own bill (Idaho Education News)

Supreme Court: Idaho Education Network contract void (Idaho Education News)

Business leader: Only 20 percent of students are ready for college (Idaho Education News)