Sunday, January 12, 2020

Why does Idaho have to cut the budget in the midst of a booming economy? - BOB KUSTRA, Idaho Statesman

Someone left the control room of Idaho state government, and the autopilot is off course. How else can you explain a national jobs report that is the best in years and a booming economy in the most populous corner of the state that accounts for so much of the tax base of Idaho state government, yet a state budget requiring spending cuts in critical operations of state government?