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We're two weeks out from the November 3 election while the state continues to see coronavirus cases rise, so there's a lot to cover. Today our Idaho Matters Reporter Roundtable panel includes Don Day, the founder and editor of BoiseDev, Nicole Foy, investigative reporter with the Idaho Statesman and Rebecca Boone, the supervisory correspondent of the Associated Press Boise Bureau. 

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In a new survey conducted by Boise State University researchers, residents of the Treasure Valley indicated that growth and traffic congestion were primary areas of concern. Idaho Matters talks with political scientist Jeff Lyons of Boise State about the survey, and how it might be used to influence decision makers and elected officials.