U.S. Congressman Mike Simpson joined with family and friends at Boise State University on Aug. 31 to celebrate the life and achievements of Cecil D. Andrus. Among his many contributions to the state and nation, on Feb. 22, 1974, Gov. Andrus signed the bill that granted university status to Boise State, envisioning a bright future for a university in Boise. He went on to establish the Andrus Center for Public Policy at Boise State.
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