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Lawmakers approve raises, bonuses, and better benefits for Idaho's teachers

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The Idaho legislature made big investments this year in the state's K-12 education system. They approved an eleven percent increase to the K-12 budget, bumping it up to $2.3 billion dollars. Kevin Richert, senior reporter and blogger with Idaho Education News, has an update on where that money will go.

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