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Initiative backers call it quits on education ballot drive

Aug 13, 2020 - The Miami Herald

BOISE, Idaho An Idaho group that had been collecting online signatures for an education initiative called off the effort on Thursday following a U.S. Supreme Court ruling against them late last month. The court case remains alive, but it’s back at the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals and not likely to wrap up with enough time left to get the initiative on the ballot. Reclaim Idaho contended it should be allowed to collect online signatures during the coronavirus pandemic. The initiati...