Gary Herbert

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


Utah National Guard switches on solar power at headquarters

The Utah National Guard Adjutant General Maj. Gen. Jeff Burton and Gov. Gary Herbert flipped the switch for solar-energy savings at an official ceremony Wednesday at... Read more »

July 16, 2014


With arrest of Shurtleff and Swallow, it's time to consider an appointed attorney general for Utah

The indictment of two former attorneys general raises serious questions about political corruption in Utah. We have a “perfect storm” here: the confluence... Read more »

July 16, 2014


What do the charges and arrests say about Utah?

Gov. Gary Herbert called the arrests Tuesday of former Utah Attorneys General Mark Shurtleff and John Swallow on public corruption charges a "sad day" and a "black... Read more »

July 15, 2014


Governors group skirts 'radioactive' Common Core

Facing opposition from staunch conservatives, the Common Core education standards designed to improve schools and student competitiveness are being modified by some... Read more »

July 13, 2014


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