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Volume 3 of the Idaho Policy Survey contains five sections. As in the two previous survey reports, the first section examines citizens' opinions on the quality of life in Idaho, and what problems facing the state are seen as the most important. The next section focuses on attitudes toward the federal, state, and local levels of government, as well as on recently suggested governmental reforms. The third section examines the perceived fairness of different types of taxes and the degree of support for state spending increases in thirteen broad service areas. The fourth section moves on the consider a variety of social, health, and education issues. Finally, the last section explores how residents of the Gem State feel about potential environmental problems in Idaho. The report concludes with a methodological appendix that summarizes the procedure used to draw the sample and conduct the interviews.



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