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General aviation, local airports crucial to Utah's economy

The truth is that general aviation and local airports are a crucial component of our national economy and infrastructure, and we need to recognize and protect this... Read more »

April 24, 2015


Problems with Rep. Mike Noel’s climate-change resolution

Climate change is too profound a threat and the cost of inaction too great to leave to faith-based solutions. And worse — Rep. Mike Noel’s ineffectual... Read more »

April 24, 2015


Amanda Smith to step down as head of state environmental agency

Amanda Smith, executive director of the Utah Department of Environmental Quality, is stepping down to pursue opportunities in the private sector after six years at the... Read more »

April 23, 2015


Utah GOP leaders going forward with new requirements for candidates

Utah GOP leaders agreed Wednesday to continue working on a plan to set new requirements for Republican candidates amid the party's ongoing lawsuit over legislative... Read more »

April 23, 2015


Why is BYU honoring Robby George, and who is he?

BYU will grant two honorary degrees at graduation on Thursday, one to Elder Cecil O. Samuelson, well-known in LDS and BYU circles for serving in church leadership and... Read more »

April 22, 2015


Gov. Gary Herbert resisting Utah GOP efforts for him to testify in SB54 lawsuit

Gov. Gary Herbert is fighting Utah Republican Party efforts to compel him to testify in a lawsuit challenging changes state lawmakers made to how political parties... Read more »

April 22, 2015


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