Idaho governor, legislative leaders preview 2022 session that begins Monday
Idaho Governor Brad Little and legislative leaders met with reporters Friday to preview the session that will begin Monday at the Statehouse in Boise. They talk about the record state budget surplus; proposals for tax relief, including a potential grocery tax repeal; education and transportation spending, among other issues.
The Idaho Press Club sponsored the gathering.
At the start of the legislative discussion we hear from, in this order, Rep. James Ruchti [D-Boise], Senate Assistant Minority Leader Grant Burgoyne [D-Pocatello], Senate Majority Leader Chuck Winder [R-Boise] and House Speaker Scott Bedke [R-Oakley].
Governor Little will talk about more of his priorities for 2022 during his State of the State address, scheduled for Monday at noon (PST).