File - A Feb. 20, 2009 file photo shows the former home of billionaire J.R. Simplot that he donated in 2004 to be used as a governor's mansion in Boise, Idaho. The hilltop mansion was a gift to Idaho ... more 
File - A Feb. 20, 2009 file photo shows the former home of billionaire J.R. Simplot that he donated in 2004 to be used as a governor's mansion in Boise, Idaho. The hilltop mansion was a gift to Idaho but, it's become a money pit, costing more annually to maintain than the median price of an entire Boise-area home. (AP Photo/Joe Jaszewski, file) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Joe Jaszewski, file
Fri, Oct 5, 2012 3:45 AM EDT