Bringing the Economy Home

Morning News: Tax Cuts And Teacher Salaries Unresolved At Idaho Legislature, Blaine County Econ Improves

Local economy shows signs of recovery | Idaho Mountain Express Though data seem to suggest that the Blaine County economy is improving, business owners expressed concern over the future during an economic presentation last week. (

Big-ticket issues up next for Idaho Legislature | AP As the Idaho Legislature enters its final push in 2012, the Senate and House still have big-ticket bills to reconcile before heading home, including legislation on tax cuts and teacher salaries. (

Bernanke says US job market weak despite gains | Chairman Ben Bernanke says the U.S. job market remains weak despite three months of strong hiring and that the Federal Reserve’s existing policies will help boost growth. (


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