Oh those crazy politicians. A squabble between lawmakers nearly killed a highway bonding program on Friday. It took four votes for the Joint Finance-Appropriations Committee to agree to a $12 million statewide bonding program for road construction projects next year. Unfortunately, the approved plan doesn't include funding for the Garwood-to-Sagle project on Highway 95 between Coeur d'Alene and Sandpoint.
Here's are the details of the bond program.