Becky Lockhart

Lawmakers warned Gov. Gary Herbert's Medicaid expansion alternative carries 'substantial risk'

GOP lawmakers were warned Wednesday the cost of accepting the nearly $300 million in Medicaid expansion money available under President Barack Obama's health care law... Read more »

June 18, 2014


Utah lawmakers take no action on alcohol permit rule

A legislative committee took no action Monday after holding a hearing on how the state liquor commission decides whether events like Snowbird's annual Octoberfest are... Read more »

June 16, 2014

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Western GOP leaders told divisiveness on race, gender 'unacceptable'

New Mexico Gov. Susana Martinez kicked off the Western Republican Leadership Conference Thursday by advising GOP leaders from the region that it's "simply... Read more »

April 24, 2014


Western states to feds: Turn over public lands

A public lands summit at the Utah State Capitol drew top legislative leaders from eight Western states who are trying map out a plan to gain control of certain federal... Read more »

April 18, 2014


Gov. Herbert still optimistic about Medicaid expansion plan

Gov. Gary Herbert continued to be optimistic Wednesday that the federal government will sign off soon on his proposed alternative to Medicaid expansion following... Read more »

April 17, 2014


State lawmakers won't override Gov. Herbert vetoes

State lawmakers won't override any of the three bills Gov. Gary Herbert vetoed from the most recent legislative session. Read more »

April 14, 2014


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