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Jasen Lee
Jasen Lee is a journalist for Deseret News/KSL reporting primarily on business, technology and utilities. Having started in radio, he has reported at KCPW and Metro Networks in Utah as well as WTMJ in Milwaukee and WMAY in Springfield, Ill. In addition, he covers the Utah Jazz along with Utah/BYU football and basketball for the Associated Press and Fox Sports Radio. A native of Chicago, Jasen graduated from the University of Illinois—Urbana-Champaign with a degree in finance and studied broadcasting at Columbia College Chicago. He has been recognized with numerous journalism awards from the Utah Broadcasters Association and the Society of Professional Journalists (Rocky Mountain Region). He lives in Salt Lake County with his wife.
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The Zions Bank Utah Consumer Attitude Index increased 5.8 points to 111.4 in May. The national Consumer Confidence Index increased 1.1 points from April to May and currently sits at 95.4 points.
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New incentives announced by the Governor's Office of Economic Development are expected to add 900 new jobs to the Utah economy over the next two decades.
The Utah Transit Authority announced Wednesday it will offer extended service hours and increase frequency on some designated routes starting in August.
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Speaking at the Zions Bank Trade and Business Conference on Tuesday, former British Prime Minister Sir John Major espoused many of the virtues of the U.S. and its place in the world as a global leader.
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