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Idaho lawmaker who named rape accuser may lose committee assignment

A legislative ethics committee decided Tuesday that an Idaho lawmaker who publicized the name of a Statehouse intern who reported that she was raped by another lawmaker should be stripped of one of her committee assignments for acting in an a manner “unbecoming” to the state's House of Representatives.

Idaho lawmakers boost schools budget

If lawmakers pass a budget proposed Monday in Boise, starting teachers could see a bigger paycheck and public schools would see more money from the state.