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Utah's Catholic bishop named archbishop of Santa Fe, New Mexico

Pope Francis has named Bishop John C. Wester, leader of the Diocese of Salt Lake City, the new archbishop of Santa Fe, New Mexico. Read more »

April 27, 2015

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Latino group holds welcome rally for President Obama

Several dozen immigrants and their supporters met in Liberty Park on Thursday to give speeches welcoming President Barack Obama to Utah and praising his efforts to... Read more »

April 2, 2015


Those in country illegally get protection with U Visas, but fear and inconsistency remain

U visas provide protection and peace of mind for undocumented immigrants who have been victims of crime, but their application in Utah can be inconsistent and... Read more »

Jan. 1, 2015


Poll: Nearly two-thirds of Utahns disapprove of Obama's executive actions on immigration

Nearly two-thirds of Utahns disapprove of President Obama's recently announced executive orders on immigration, a new UtahPolicy.com poll indicates. Read more »

Dec. 23, 2014


Executive action brings 'temporary relief' for Utah immigrant families

Immigrant families and organizations gathered Friday on the front steps of the state Capitol to celebrate the opportunities afforded to immigrants residing illegally... Read more »

Nov. 21, 2014


President Obama's immigration reforms seek to 'deport felons, not families'

After waiting more than 500 days for Congress to act on needed immigration reforms, President Obama announced a sweeping executive order Thursday that could extend... Read more »

Nov. 20, 2014


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