Politics
Qiling Wang, Deseret News
Utah State Rep. Patrice Arent battling cancer, says she's 'very optimistic'
Rep. Patrice Arent, D-Millcreek, disclosed she is being treated for cancer.
Steve Griffin, Deseret News
Utah legislator questions Salt Lake City mayoral candidate's role on air quality board as 'politically motivated'
Sen. Jake Anderegg, who has jokingly described himself as the "token Republican" among Sen. Luz Escamilla's supporters, opposed the appointment of Salt Lake City Councilwoman Erin Mendenhall to the state's Air Quality Board.
Scott G Winterton, Deseret News
Surging socialism interest due to unfamiliarity with free market successes, Utah Gov. Gary Herbert says
Utah Gov. Gary Herbert is worried that a surge of interest in socialism among younger U.S. voters is the result of the group's collective lack of familiarity with the tenets, and benefits, of free market capitalism.