Becky Lockhart

Electronic student data 'backpack' bill clears Legislature after close House vote

A bill to create a one-stop shop online for all of a student's available performance data cleared the Utah Legislature Wednesday after a narrow victory in the House. Read more »

March 13, 2013

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Legislature approves more than $150M extra to public education budget

Utah's public schools will see the largest funding increase in years under the terms of a revised budget that unanimously passed the House of Representatives... Read more »

March 13, 2013


'Zion curtain' will continue to stand in Utah restaurants for now

The so-called "Zion curtain" that shields diners from liquor displays and alcohol dispensing in Utah restaurants won't be coming down anytime soon. Read more »

March 12, 2013


Got gun? Senate favors bill saying you don't need permit

The Utah Senate gave initial approval Tuesday to a controversial bill that would allow people to carry concealed guns without a permit. Read more »

March 12, 2013


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