The Politics Behind Idaho Rep. Simpson's Proposal To Save The Salmon

Feb 18, 2021

 

After Rep. Mike Simpson announced a proposal earlier this month to tear down four dams in Washington in an effort to save native salmon in the Pacific Northwest, responses have varied. Can the Republican congressman gain enough support from the public, and from his colleagues in D.C. to push this through Congress? 

Idaho Matters spoke with Idaho Statesman special correspondent Rocky Barker to give us some analysis of this proposal.

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