A. Scott Anderson
Recent Articles by A. Scott Anderson
Published: Thursday, February 11, 2016 6:00 pm MST
Thanks to Envision Utah, we know how to make Utah’s future bright. Now we need policymakers to make the vision a reality.
Our legislators should address education funding, hunger and poverty and providing access to health care
Published: Thursday, January 21, 2016 6:00 pm MST
In this age of prosperity, basic human needs exist that society should help with, including access to a good education, enough food to sustain life and low-cost, high-quality health care.
Last month, the Federal Reserve voted unanimously to raise short-term interest rates by a quarter of 1 percent
Published: Thursday, January 7, 2016 6:00 pm MST
As the Fed continues the process of normalizing interest rates, we should remember that rising rates are a sign of economic strength and long-term stability.
Published: Thursday, December 24, 2015 6:00 pm MST
As we celebrate Christmas today, it’s worth contemplating how the basic values taught by Jesus and found in every world religion are essential for our country to flourish.
Published: Thursday, December 10, 2015 6:00 pm MST
One of the main priorities of government is to pass a budget to fund the nation's military, social services and other programs. Congress has been dysfunctional, but now is the time for both parties to work toge...
Published: Thursday, November 26, 2015 6:00 pm MST
As we enter the winter season with its nasty weather inversions, we all need to be concerned about Utah’s air quality. It is a health issue, a quality of life issue and an economic development issue.
Published: Thursday, November 12, 2015 5:00 pm MST
Utah citizens and their representatives in the Legislature recognize the importance of education and that it must be improved and funded adequately.
Published: Thursday, October 22, 2015 5:41 pm MDT
To ensure a successful, collaborative community with vibrant arts and cultural, charitable and other community programs, the business community needs to engage in corporate philanthropy and community involvemen...
Published: Thursday, October 8, 2015 5:39 pm MDT
Most of us are quite vigilant in preventing physical harm to ourselves and our families. But we aren’t adequately safeguarding our security. The crooks behind cybercrime never take a day off. We must be e...
Published: Thursday, September 24, 2015 6:19 pm MDT
Our people are Utah's secret sauce for success, and quality education for our young people is the key to Utah's future success.