Gov. Butch Otter is playing hardball now. He vetoed 10 bills yesterday, after threatening to veto key budget bills if the House and Senate didn’t pass a transportation funding increase by Wednesday night.
It did the trick though, the Senate finally voted 21-14 in favor of an amended bill that would raise Idaho’s gas tax by 3 cents a gallon next year and another 3 cents the following year,
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