Gary Herbert

Gov. says Utah will comply with law if Sotomayor doesn't grant stay

The governor's office says the state will comply with the law if the U.S. Supreme Court doesn't stay a lower court ruling calling for recognition of same-sex marriages... Read more »

July 17, 2014


Medicaid coverage gap 'significantly larger'

The number of Utahns in the Medicaid coverage gap is "significantly larger" than previously calculated, according to a new analysis presented Thursday to the state's... Read more »

July 17, 2014


Herbert on Common Core: 'We are going to settle this question once and for all'

Gov. Gary Herbert announced Thursday that he has directed the Utah Attorney General's Office to conduct a thorough review of the state's commitments and obligations... Read more »

July 17, 2014


There is a silver lining to Shurtleff and Swallow arrests

While I agree with Gov. Gary Herbert’s comment that the arrests of Swallow and Shurtleff are a “black eye for our state,” I believe we can hold our... Read more »

July 17, 2014


Children immigrants entering U.S. may end up as refugees — and Utah should be ready to help

The influx of Central American children crossing into the U.S. begs for a long-term solution to a broader immigration problem — but more importantly, it needs to... Read more »

July 17, 2014


Gov. Herbert names Laura Nelson new state energy director

Utah has a new energy czar. Gov. Gary Herbert on Tuesday announced that Laura Nelson has been appointed director of the Utah Office of Energy Development. Read more »

July 16, 2014


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