Congratulations to congressman and gubernatorial candidate Raul Labrador on the birth of his first grandchild. Labrador wasn’t able to attend last Monday’s candidate forum in Idaho Falls as he raced across the state to be with his family.
We can’t properly educate future Idahoans if our state continually hovers near last place in U.S. per-student school expenditures. Idaho is in clear violation of its constitutional responsibility, writes retired state Supreme Court Justice Jim Jones.
Tired of working at the bottom of the national barrel in terms of salaries and resources available for each child, teachers walk off the job and shame state officials into putting more money into the classroom.