Becky Lockhart

Utah's national parks, Lake Powell to reopen Saturday

Utah's five national parks will reopen Saturday morning after the state reached an agreement with the Department of the Interior late Thursday to run them for as many... Read more »

Oct. 10, 2013

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Gov. Herbert names Rep. Spencer Cox new lieutenant governor

Gov. Gary Herbert surprised just about everyone Tuesday by naming a relatively unknown freshman in the state House, Rep. Spencer Cox, R-Fairview, to replace Lt. Gov.... Read more »

Oct. 8, 2013

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Lawmakers consider changes to State School Board elections

A discussion by lawmakers Tuesday suggests there's a consensus that the governing model of Utah public education needs to be changed, but opinions remain divided on... Read more »

Aug. 27, 2013

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Washington, D.C., law firm chosen to advise House committee investigation of John Swallow

The Washington, D.C.-based law firm of Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld was selected Friday to work for the special Utah House committee investigating embattled... Read more »

Aug. 9, 2013

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Search for truth or political witch hunt?

The publicity campaign against John Swallow has now been expanded to the impugning of House Speaker Becky Lockhart for her seeming lack of precognition. Read more »

Aug. 8, 2013

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Attorney General John Swallow 'blown away' by Utah House investigation

As a Utah House special investigative committee holds its first meeting Tuesday, the subject of its probe, Attorney General John Swallow, says he wonders how things... Read more »

Aug. 6, 2013

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