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In the Media

Is Climate Change Good for Crops?

24 Sept. 2020

Idaho State University and Boise State scientists, with the McClure Center of Public Policy at the University of Idaho, are assessing the economic opportunities and potential damage from climate change in Idaho.
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Two Inaugural Science Policy Fellows Will Address Important Idaho Issues

9 July 2020

The connection between scientists and policy makers in Idaho will be formalized with the naming of the first two fellows.
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Governor's Workgroup on Salmon Recovery to Meet Today, Thursday

26 May 2020

Governor’s Salmon Workgroup meetings continue with public comment and policy recommendation discussion. 
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McClure Center Director Named to National Roundtable

19 May 2020

Dr. Katherine Himes, McClure Center director, is serving on the U.S. National Academies of Science, Engineering, and Medicine (NASEM) Roundtable on Global Science Diplomacy.
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McClure Center Class of 2020

8 May 2020

McClure Center staff offer personal congratulations to the graduating seniors of 2020 who participated in McClure Center programs. 
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Clean Energy for All

21 Apr. 2020

The Idaho Policy Institute at Boise State University and McClure Center for Public Policy Research conducted a regional economic study on small nuclear reactors in eastern Idaho.
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Salmon Workgroup Plans to Come up with Policy Changes to Address Salmon Recovery in Idaho

20 Apr. 2020

Governor’s Salmon Workgroup continues meetings and makes progress, with virtual meetings this spring.
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A Passion for Policymaking

April 2020

Madeleine Curtright, McClure Legislative Research Scholar, awarded 2020 Lindley Award.
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Government Writers: University Students Make a State-wide Impact

24 April 2020

JAMM-McClure Legislative Interns describe their work and experiences during the 2020 legislative session. Watch the video>>


This Week’s “Idaho Reports”

20 Mar. 2020

Weekly report on the last week of the Idaho legislative session. JAMM-McClure Intern Logan Finney reports on session conversations on tax issues in Idaho. 
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The Week That Was…

20 Mar. 2020

Weekly report on the last week of the Idaho legislative session. JAMM-McClure Intern Logan Finney reports on session conversations on tax issues in Idaho. 
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Finney’s Excellent Reporting Exemplifies Importance for Free Press

25 Feb. 2020

Letter to editor on JAMM-McClure Legislative Intern reporting on the legislative session for rural newspapers. 
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Idaho Governor Brad Little Addresses The City Club Of Boise

3 Feb. 2020

McClure Center director Dr. Katherine Himes, moderates a one-on-one forum with newly elected Governor Brad Little.
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Supporting State Science and Technology Policy Fellows

31 Jan. 2020

Today, the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative (CZI) announced $448,550 in funding to support science and technology policy fellowships in Idaho, Missouri, and Virginia to connect scientists with policymakers and support the use of scientific evidence in decision making. 
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Idaho Receives Federal Preschool Education Grant

9 Jan. 2020

Idaho Association for the Education of Young Children has been awarded $3.5 million to assess and address early learning programs in Idaho. The McClure Center will be a main partner in that process.  
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