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Seventeen Thousand Idaho Kids Live In Areas Of Concentrated Poverty

Toby Talbot
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Growing up in low-income neighborhoods has been linked to challenges in youth development. What are the reasons for this trend, and what policy changes could reverse it? The policy director for Idaho Voices for Children joins Idaho Matters to explain what they see is a troubling issue.

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Frankie Barnhill was the Senior Producer of Idaho Matters, Boise State Public Radio's daily show and podcast.

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