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On The Tuesday, January 7, 2020 Edition Of Idaho Matters

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  • A recap of the State of the State. 
  • The uncertain future of the Eagle foothills.
  • Lunch for Literacy's 2020 speaker on reading.
  • Idaho's college savings program is changing.

- What went down during Gov. Brad Little's second State of the State address? What was (and wasn't) discussed? Join our own James Dawson as he analyzes Gov. Little's speech and looks on to the next year of Idaho politics.

- Kate Talerico of the Idaho Statesman recaps the ongoing debate over development of the Eagle foothills. She'll explain who wants what in the dispute, and the years of city policy that precede today's discussion. 

- Hear from Nancy Pearl, the featured author at the upcoming Lunch for Literacy fundraiser. This annual Boise event showcases notable authors and highlights the importance of literacy. 

- Christie Stoll is the Executive Director of IDeal, Idaho's state-administered 529 college savings plan. She'll share details on a new national campaign to help families start saving sooner. 

Have a question or comment for the show? Tweet @KBSX915 using #IdahoMatters


Molly Wampler is a newsroom intern at Boise State Public Radio. Originally from Berkeley, California, she just graduated from the University of Puget Sound in Washington state. There, Molly worked for her university's newspaper but is stoked to try her hand at and learn all there is to learn about radio journalism.