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Boise State prof in New York Times: ‘When May I Shoot a Student?’

Boise State biology professor Greg Hampikian authored a pungent satire in Thursday’s New York Times exploring the real-life impacts should Senate Bill 1254 become law. The bill is being heard this morning in the House State Affairs Committee, which is

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New York Times visits Idaho to ride fat bikes

Fat bike riders at Jug Mountain Ranch (Photo by Roger Phillips) The NYT seems to be continuing its love affair with Idaho after visiting the state for two other features in the last year. “What may be bad news for

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NY Times says Idaho’s Labrador espouses ‘Insufficient Craziness Theory’

The liberal editorialist who leads the opinion pages of the nation’s largest newspaper says that Idaho GOP Rep. Raul Labrador and his tea party colleagues suffer from “political blindness” that may prompt them to trigger another government shutdown early next

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Labrador: Failure on immigration would be ‘death of the Republican Party’

Idaho GOP Congressman Raul Labrador told a national TV audience that the Senate-passed immigration reform bill is fatally flawed and if the Republican majority in the House approved the measure it would ruin his party. Labrador said the Senate bill

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