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John Freemuth and MPA student, Mackenzie Case, penned an article to The Conversation, Oct. 13, 2016

Professor John Freemuth and his Graduate Assistant, Mackenzie Case, authored an article titled “Dems and the GOP are miles apart on yet another issue: Public lands” for The Conversation. In it they discuss Donald Trump and Hilary Clinton’s position between the issue … (Read More) John Freemuth and MPA student, Mackenzie Case, penned an article to The Conversation, Oct. 13, 2016

Freemuth quoted by Idaho Statesman

Professor John Freemuth was quoted in an Idaho Statesman article titled “Bundy trial over Malheur refuge occupation holds surprises” about Ammon and Ryan Bundy and the 5 others who occupied the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge earlier this year. Read more about … (Read More) Freemuth quoted by Idaho Statesman

Dr. John Freemuth Takes the Spotlight

Dr. John Freemuth was quoted in both a KBOI Channel 2 news story about growing suspicion and factions in the Republican Party, and a KIVI Channel 6 report titled “Contryversy at Owyhee Canyonlands” about continuing tensions between federal government and … (Read More) Dr. John Freemuth Takes the Spotlight

Major Federal Land Policy Change

Professor John Freemuth was quoted in an ABC News article titled “Wildfire Plan Seen as Biggest Land Policy Change in Decades”. The article discusses a federal land policy change initiated by Interior Secretary Sally Jewell that “directed federal resources for the first … (Read More) Major Federal Land Policy Change

Protester’s Actions are “inexcusable” According to Freemuth

John Freemuth was quoted in an article published by the Las Vegas Review-Journal titled “Who owns the land? Debate won’t end when Bundys leave Oregon”. The article discusses the Bundys, a family of Oregon ranchers, and their attempts to get federal … (Read More) Protester’s Actions are “inexcusable” According to Freemuth

Protesters Occupy Wildlife Refuge in Oregon

John Freemuth is quoted in a VOA article in regards to the “Armed protesters [who] continue to occupy a U.S. national wildlife refuge in the western state of Oregon”. Protesters argue that federal officials have mistreated local ranchers. Freemuth comments … (Read More) Protesters Occupy Wildlife Refuge in Oregon

Control of Federal Lands

John Freemuth, a professor for the Department of Public Policy and Administration at Boise State University, was quoted in a Los Angeles Times story titled “Control of federal lands emerges as an issue in the GOP presidential race”. Lawmakers argue … (Read More) Control of Federal Lands

Jeb Bush’s Ideas for Public Land Management

Public Policy and Administration Professor John Freemuth was quoted in a section of the New West Daily Roundup regarding Jeb Bush’s ideas for public land management. Read the full post here. Read about Jeb Bush’s Ideas for Public Land Management in New … (Read More) Jeb Bush’s Ideas for Public Land Management

President Obama Visits Boise State

President Barack Obama has chosen Boise State University as his first stop after his State of the Union address this week.   Original source: Update, President Obama Highlights Boise State’s Innovative Culture, 1/21/15 (Read More) President Obama Visits Boise State

Public Invited to Join Discussion About Election’s Impact

The Blue Review (TBR), Boise State’s journal of popular scholarship, and the Boise Weekly newspaper will hold a post-midterm elections breakdown panel discussion at 6 p.m. Nov. 10 at Boise State Downtown, 301 S. Capitol Blvd. A distinguished panel of … (Read More) Public Invited to Join Discussion About Election’s Impact