Gayle Ruzicka Gayle Ruzicka en-us Copyright 2015, Deseret News Publishing Company Thu, 26 Nov 2015 00:00:01 MST Thu, 26 Nov 2015 22:45:37 MST Newspapers Utah anti-bias, religious rights law could be model for other states Utah's new law expanding anti-discrimination protections for gays and lesbians along with religious liberty protections for... Sat, 14 Mar 2015 15:30:00 MDT Utah Legislature passes two 'historic' anti-bias, religious rights bills In what many called a historic moment, the Utah Legislature passed two bills late Wednesday dealing with religious freedom... Wed, 11 Mar 2015 12:50:00 MDT Vote on resolution to seek convention of states delayed The House Judiciary Committee put on hold Friday a vote on a resolution that would be the first step in Congress calling a... Fri, 06 Feb 2015 20:10:00 MST Herbert says prejudice exists on both sides of religious freedom, nondiscrimination issue Gov. Gary Herbert said Thursday he is aware of Utahns who have lost their jobs because they spoke against same-sex marriage,... Thu, 05 Feb 2015 18:15:00 MST The Ice Bucket Challenge has defied political partisanship in Utah What does it take to get Sen. Jim Dabakis and local conservative icon Gayle Ruzicka joking cordially in a video together?... Wed, 03 Sep 2014 07:00:00 MDT Frank Pignanelli & LaVarr Webb: Re-enactment of 'This is the place' using modern technology In the spirit of Pioneer Day and reflecting on our heritage, we update an old column and provide a “re-enactment”... Sun, 27 Jul 2014 00:04:01 MDT My view: Gender identity may change how marriage works I was told they just wanted to show compassion for the LGBT community. How about compassion for the employees who don’t... Wed, 06 Nov 2013 00:00:00 MST 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... Tue, 27 Aug 2013 18:32:18 MDT Sex education training bill gets committee approval A sex education bill supported by Planned Parenthood, the Utah PTA, Utah Eagle Forum and the Sutherland Institute passed... Fri, 01 Mar 2013 17:50:00 MST Smoking in cars bill advances with opposition building A Utah pediatrician believes smoking in a car with a child present is similar to child abuse. Wed, 27 Feb 2013 15:43:23 MST Bill tries to create a path for parents and children to reunite A proposal before the Utah Legislature would allow parents whose parental rights have been terminated to petition for... Thu, 31 Jan 2013 19:40:00 MST Jordan School District changes policy after 'Dead Man Walking' complaints Responding to backlash over a Bingham High School production of "Dead Man Walking," the Jordan School Board on Tuesday voted... Thu, 30 Aug 2012 12:28:11 MDT Utah lawmakers make quick work of Common Core questions Questions raised by critics of the Common Core State Standards were dealt with swiftly during Wednesday's meeting of the... Wed, 16 May 2012 22:28:29 MDT Letters: Bravo to Herbert In an interesting choice of words, Gayle Ruzicka's first public comment after learning Gov. Gary Herbert vetoed the sex-ed... Fri, 23 Mar 2012 00:00:00 MDT Readers' forum: More 'gumption' Novelist Margaret Mitchell who wrote the masterpiece "Gone With the Wind," when asked what her book was about said,... Wed, 14 Mar 2012 01:00:24 MDT Thousands contact Gov. Herbert over abstinence-only sex education bill Gov. Gary Herbert is expected to make a decision next week about a controversial abstinence-only sex education bill, and... Tue, 13 Mar 2012 18:17:07 MDT Utah House committee says yes, no and maybe to three liquor bills Land developers and real estate brokers urged a House committee Tuesday to consider proposed changes to Utah liquor laws that... Tue, 14 Feb 2012 20:45:37 MST Nondiscrimination bill gets a hearing but tabled by Senate committee A legislative committee tabled a bill Friday that would prohibit discrimination in employment and housing statewide because... Fri, 03 Feb 2012 19:03:46 MST South Jordan lawmaker opens bill file on 'personhood' Thu, 02 Feb 2012 19:53:01 MST Committee endorses kinship care law changes but puts two other child welfare measures on hold A legislative committee approved a bill Wednesday that would require state child welfare caseworkers to apply a "clear and... Wed, 25 Jan 2012 23:13:27 MST Man admits selling drugs that killed Gayle Ruzicka's son A man accused of selling the heroin that would lead to the fatal overdose of Utah Eagle Forum President Gayle Ruzicka's son... Wed, 21 Dec 2011 17:14:12 MST National Eagle Forum endorses Carl Wimmer for Congress The national Eagle Forum political action committee announced Friday it is endorsing Utah Rep. Carl Wimmer, R-Herriman, in... Fri, 18 Nov 2011 12:00:50 MST House committee passes 3 anti-abortion bills Wed, 02 Mar 2011 04:08:30 MST Utah Planned Parenthood targeted Monday in national prayer vigil Planned Parenthood clinics in Utah were among the targets of a nationwide prayer vigil on Monday, where participants claimed... Mon, 14 Feb 2011 23:53:33 MST Lawmakers say no to constitutional convention Fri, 11 Feb 2011 01:48:23 MST Full-day kindergarten bill to be heard again by House committee The House Education Committee opted Wednesday to hold a bill intended to maximize funds used for a full-day kindergarten... Wed, 09 Feb 2011 22:53:04 MST Full-day kindergarten bill to be heard again by House committee The House Education Committee opted Wednesday to hold a bill intended to maximize funds used for a full-day kindergarten... Wed, 09 Feb 2011 18:41:22 MST Senate panel tables same-sex adoption bill A Senate committee tabled a bill Monday that would have allowed individuals in same-sex relationships to adopt the child of... Mon, 07 Feb 2011 13:55:22 MST Civics education bill advances to Utah House Thu, 03 Feb 2011 18:57:23 MST Utah: Amendments to U.S. Constitution pushed Two state legislators calling for amendments to the U.S. Constitution aimed at reining in federal government face opposition... Tue, 01 Feb 2011 16:11:46 MST Court rules for rehearing in death of Eagle Forum President Gayle Ruzicka's son Sun, 09 Jan 2011 21:41:06 MST