Funds to be used to acquire Forest Service property, avoid NEPA entanglement.
Proposal is heavily conditioned, may face showdown with House.
Lawmakers are expected to scrutinize the cost of a 280-foot-high structure proposed in the Little Snake River drainage.
Grassroots participants in a statewide initiative addressing the same matters worry she is undermining their efforts.
Wind industry's threat to pull the plug on investments if taxes are hiked seems like a bunch of hot air.