By the Associated Press: PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Occupy protesters want shoppers to occupy something besides door-buster sales and crowded mall parking lots on Black Friday. Some don't want people to shop at all. Others just want to...
The economic crisis touched nearly every aspect of life in Idaho, reaching into public school classrooms, local housing markets, the halls of the Statehouse and the courts to become the biggest news story of 2009.
This month, Pame Lowe filed a lawsuit against Idaho, contending she was terminated after refusing to bow to political pressure from Otter's office not to reduce a highway contract with two of his big political contributors.
John McGee unveiled a bill Tuesday to give Gov. Butch Otter authority to oust Pam Lowe, ITD director. The governor's transportation advisers declined to comment if the governor is trying to force Lowe out of her job.