Campaign to Protect Idaho Kids

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So many children in Idaho deal with food insecurity on a daily basis. During a regular school year, kids often have access to food through their schools. But what about summer weekends, during a pandemic?

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Currently in Idaho, faith healing is legally exempt from medical neglect laws. The Campaign to Protect Idaho Kids has been working on a project to change this. Later this week the organization is hosting a panel discussion on this issue at the Idaho State Capitol. Two of the panelists will be Boise Police Chief Mike Masterson and Canyon County Sheriff Kieran Donahue. Both join Idaho Matters to discuss why is change is important.