In a rare feat of transparency, Gov. C. L. Butch Otter has put all of the state stimulus proposals online, within about 24 hours of receiving them.
About 20 Boise bar owners gathered at City Hall this afternoon to pepper Gov. C.L. "Butch" Otter's attorney with questions about proposed changes to the state's liquor quota system.
Last week, citydesk obtained a copy of Gov. C. L. "Butch" Otter's plan to eliminate Idaho's quota system on liquor-by-the-drink licenses.
citydesk has obtained a copy of Gov. C. L. "Butch" Otter's Select Committee on Health Care report, referenced in his State of the State speech. The document forms the basis of this week's Unda' the Rotunda, which hits stands in the morning.
Following his State of the State speech--in which Gov. C. L. "Butch" Otter called for an increase in gas taxes, and a host of other new fees and proposals to fill potholes and fix roads--citydesk caught the Guv and First Lady Lori Otter strolling by the Boise River. On the Greenbelt.
Gov. C. L. "Butch" Otter announced this morning another holdback in the current year state budget, bringing the total cuts to 4 percent spread across every state agency, or $130,767,700, including some cuts beyond 4 percent in a few agencies.