California Journal of Politics and Policy
Idaho: Tax Reform Trumped Healthcare for the FY19 Budget
- Author(s): Fredericksen, Elizabeth D.
- et al.
Published Web Locationhttps://doi.org/10.5070/P2cjpp11142410
Like Idaho’s population and economy in general, state budget appropriations have increased moderately each year. The 2018 legislative session focused upon tax changes and continued infrastructure investment. Ongoing challenges in the state include disparity between the regions in terms of economic and population growth and the disconnect between citizen preferences and legislative action in Medicaid gap funding.