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Greg Hill, chair of the Department of Public Policy, and Nathaniel Hoffman, editor of The Blue Review, were quoted on PRI’s (BBC) program “The World” on Sept. 27. They spoke about Congressman Raul Labrador and immigration reform. Read more about … (Read More) Greg Hill and Nathaniel Hoffman were quoted on PRI’s (BBC) program “The World”
Political science professor John Freemuth was quoted in an Idaho Statesman story about Idaho’s federal land debate of 1905 as it relates to current efforts. Freemuth said he hopes the current federal lands task force includes a look at collaborations … (Read More) John Freemuth was quoted in an Idaho Statesman story
State parking garage P&Z exemption bill up for hearing in House State Affairs Jeff Youtz, director of legislative services (and MPA alumni from Boise State University), is presenting SB 1192a, exempting a state parking garage project near the Capitol from Boise … (Read More) MPA Alumni in the Eye on Boise spotlight
It’s a sign the bill has House Speaker Scott Bedke’s support, according to Boise State University emeritus professor and political analyst Jim Weatherby. Read more: StateImpact Idaho (Read More) Counties’ Personal Property Tax Bill On Fast Track?
Stephanie Witt, professor of public policy and administration, was featured in an Idaho Public Television video report on the Jan. 7 State of the State address. Watch it here. Original source: UPDATE Communications (Read More) Dr. Witt featured in IPT video
Candidates in the Ada County Commissioner race will meet in a debate on the Boise State campus in October. Commission candidates Larry Rincover, Jim Tibbs, Thomas Howell and Dave Case will be participating. The event will be held Oct. 4 … (Read More) Boise State to host Ada County Commissioner Debate in October
The Please join the department of Public Policy & Administration for the upcoming MPAA brown bag luncheon with Lauren McLean. Lauren will be discussing her role in the Foothills Open Space Campaign to preserve Boise’s foothills, city council duties and … (Read More) Spring Brown Bag Luncheon March 19th