In 2000, a consultant estimated that it would cost $40 million to build a new 185,000-square-foot facility. In 2010, the idea for a new main library resurfaced, but by then, the projected construction cost had balooned to $118 million.
"I don’t understand why this state would, as a policy matter, start going down the road of a differential pay system or technology projects when there’s clearly going to be two groups now looking at education policy in the state of Idaho."
By the time this publishes on Wednesday, April 3, the Legislature may or may not have adjourned, and all because--it looks to me--like some key backers of the voter-defeated "Luna Laws" education reform package are using a spat over committee turf to squeeze some sour grapes.
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