Gary R. Herbert

Citizenship education critical to long-term strength of nation

Today is Constitution Day, the 227th anniversary of the signing of our nation’s guiding document. It has never been more important for us as citizens to... Read more »

Sept. 17, 2014


Statue of financial pioneer Marriner Eccles installed at state Capitol

A statue of Marriner S. Eccles, known as "the father of the federal reserve," was installed on the grounds of the Utah State Capitol on Tuesday. Read more »

Sept. 16, 2014


Preparing Utah’s Workforce: The case for STEM

Not only is our economy bucking national trends right and left, we are rounding a proverbial corner as our focus turns from the dwindling effects of the recession to... Read more »

May 4, 2014


Utah Commission on Criminal and Juvenile Justice to hold public hearings

The Utah Commission on Criminal and Juvenile Justice will hold public hearings throughout the state to hear ideas for criminal justice policy changes that should be... Read more »

March 21, 2014

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Faith leaders publicly lobby for Medicaid expansion

More than 100 clergy members representing 15 different faith traditions signed a public letter that was published as a full-page ad in the Deseret News and Salt Lake... Read more »

Nov. 21, 2013


Business community needs to help fix Prosperity 2020

There is a world of educational innovation swirling around us. If backers of Prosperity 2020 really want an industry-ready workforce for the 21st century, they need to... Read more »

Oct. 29, 2013


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