Gary Herbert

Herbert reaches understanding 'conceptually' on Medicaid expansion

Gov. Gary Herbert said Tuesday there's now an understanding "conceptually" with the Obama administration over his push to include a work requirement in his proposed... Read more »

Sept. 9, 2014


Slight majority of Utahns oppose House speaker being named school superintendent

A slight majority of Utahns oppose House Speaker Becky Lockhart being chosen as the new state superintendent of public schools, according to a UtahPolicy.com poll... Read more »

Sept. 8, 2014


Judge rules State School Board selection process is unconstitutional

A federal judge on Friday ruled that Utah's process of selecting candidates for the State School Board, in which candidates are vetted by committee and chosen by the... Read more »

Sept. 7, 2014


Are you ready for your child's school to get a failing grade?

The state's new year-end test, SAGE, holds students to a higher standard and has resulted in lower proficiency scores. Because of that drop in scores, more schools are... Read more »

Sept. 5, 2014


Petition supporting traditional marriage delivered to Gov. Herbert

Backers of a petition supporting traditional marriage delivered a list of more than 18,600 signatures to Gov. Gary Herbert's office Friday, saying Utahns don't need to... Read more »

Sept. 5, 2014


Economic growth, despite the recession, put Utah on the map

Utah has made a name for itself on the national economic stage because of our successful navigation of the Great Recession. Now it’s time to do the same on a... Read more »

Sept. 5, 2014


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