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Utah taxpayers will pay millions more in wake of 2015 Legislative session

Transportation and education gained $100 million in additional funding in the 2015 Utah Legislature, thanks to the biggest tax increase in nearly two decades. Read more »

March 28, 2015


Gov. Gary Herbert OKs tuition waivers for family of fallen officers

Utah Gov. Gary Herbert has approved a bill that will give in-state tuition to family members of public safety officers killed in the line of duty. Read more »

March 27, 2015

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Draper monument pays tribute to Utah's Native American heritage

State officials and Utah tribal leaders dedicated the Galena Sundial monument Friday during a ceremony. Located near 13400 South in Draper along the Jordan River... Read more »

March 27, 2015


Bill before Utah governor to regulate ride-hailing companies like Ubert, Lyft

A bill awaiting Utah Gov. Gary Herbert's approval would create new statewide regulations for ride-hailing companies like Uber and Lyft while overriding Salt Lake City... Read more »

March 27, 2015


Meetings to resolve Medicaid expansion will be closed, governor's office says

Gov. Gary Herbert is expected to start meeting in early April with legislative leaders to hammer out an agreement on his Healthy Utah alternative to Medicaid... Read more »

March 25, 2015


Critics worry firing squad law will tarnish Utah's image

Utah lawmakers say they took a pragmatic approach in approving the firing squad as a form of execution if lethal-injection drugs aren't available. Read more »

March 25, 2015


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