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Clark Corbin

Clark Corbin

Clark Corbin has more than a decade of experience covering Idaho government and politics. Prior to joining the Idaho Capital Sun, he covered every Idaho legislative session from 2011-2020 gavel-to-gavel, first for the Idaho Falls Post Register and most recently with Idaho Education News.

Texas-style abortion bill heads to Idaho Gov. Brad Little’s desk

By: - March 15, 2022

A bill that would allow relatives of a pregnant mother to sue a medical provider who performs an abortion after cardiac activity is detected is on its way to Idaho Gov. Brad Little’s desk for final consideration. On Monday afternoon, the Idaho House of Representatives voted 51-14 to pass House Bill 1309. The bill allows the […]

30 U.S. states, including FL, now considering version of Idaho’s transgender athlete bill

By: - April 5, 2021

A bill that bans transgender girls and women from participating in girls’ and women’s sports has quickly spread to 30 statehouses across the country after originating in Idaho. Sponsored by Rep. Barbara Ehardt, R-Idaho Falls, the bill originated in the form of House Bill 500 during the 2020 Idaho legislative session. The Republican supermajority that controls the […]