Recent Articles by Lisa Riley Roche
Published: Thursday, September 3, 2015 9:34 pm MDT
Rep. Mia Love is paying back the cost of a weekend trip to Washington, D.C., last April after a national publication questioned more than $1,100 in travel expenses billed to taxpayers.
Published: Thursday, August 20, 2015 7:19 pm MDT
The Utah Legislature could be called into special session as soon as next month to vote on a new Medicaid expansion plan that's nearing completion, Gov. Gary Herbert said Thursday.
Published: Thursday, August 20, 2015 6:07 pm MDT
Gov. Gary Herbert signed a resolution Thursday moving the Utah State Prison from Draper to a site west of Salt Lake City International Airport, calling it the best location available.
Published: Wednesday, August 19, 2015 9:55 pm MDT
The Legislature voted Wednesday to relocate the Utah State Prison from Draper to a site west of Salt Lake City International Airport, ending years of debate among lawmakers.
Published: Wednesday, August 19, 2015 12:18 pm MDT
The leaders of a legislative interim committee studying what should be done if a primary winner doesn't receive a majority of votes under a new nominating system said Wednesday political parties should decide w...
Published: Tuesday, August 18, 2015 6:43 pm MDT
Democratic leaders expressed frustration that lawmakers are being called into a special session Wednesday to deal with relocating the state prison but not what they called a life-and-death issue: Medicaid expan...
Published: Saturday, August 15, 2015 7:35 pm MDT
Overstock.com Chairman Jonathan Johnson used Saturday's state GOP convention to formally announce he is running against fellow Republican Gov. Gary Herbert.
Published: Friday, August 14, 2015 7:41 pm MDT
Gov. Gary Herbert is calling lawmakers into special session Wednesday to vote on moving the Utah State Prison in Draper to a site west of the Salt Lake City International Airport.
Published: Thursday, August 13, 2015 6:51 pm MDT
Delegates to Saturday's state GOP convention are being asked to take the final steps towards ensuring candidates can run as Republicans in next year's elections.
Published: Wednesday, August 12, 2015 6:28 pm MDT
Just a day after the Legislature's Prison Relocation Commission voted to recommend moving the Utah State Prison from Draper to Salt Lake City, Mayor Ralph Becker raised the possibility of launching a referendum...