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Utah lawmakers received $96K in contributions from alcohol, tobacco companies

Alcohol and tobacco companies poured more than $96,000 into campaigns for state offices in 2012, according to an analysis of the disclosures on file. Read more »

Feb. 2, 2013

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Education key to Utah's economic prosperity, Gov. Gary Herbert says

In his 30-minute speech, Herbert recognized an elementary school teacher, three firefighters who were injured fighting a wildfire near Oak City last summer and a state... Read more »

Jan. 30, 2013

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Students tackle anti-bullying amendments in mock hearing

The Utah League of Cities and Towns hosted the 600 high school students from more than 40 cities around the state. It was an opportunity for the students to see the... Read more »

Jan. 30, 2013

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Democrats issue call for leadership in addressing Utah's education crisis

Utah's students have become increasingly uncompetitive, they said, and long-term direction is needed to reverse the trend. Read more »

Jan. 29, 2013

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Lawmakers fast-tracking bill to set higher daily salary

Currently, lawmakers are paid $117 each day they are in session or attending interim and other official meetings, plus $95 for lodging and $61 for meals, even though... Read more »

Jan. 29, 2013

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