President Niederhauser Thanks Ric Cantrell for His 14 Years as Chief of Staff

Today,  President Niederhauser released the following statement on Senate Chief of Staff, Ric Cantrell, who is taking a Chief of Staff position with the Attorney General. Dear Colleagues, As you know, our Chief of Staff, Ric Cantrell is moving on [...]

By | August 4th, 2017|Photo|

UTLEG Committee Recommends New OLRGC Director

UTAH LEGISLATIVE COMMITTEE RECOMMENDS JOHN CANNON AS DIRECTOR OF LEGISLATIVE RESEARCH OFFICE Veteran legislative staffer, community leader, and public affairs director to return to OLRGC SALT LAKE CITY - Today, Utah Senate [...]

By | July 26th, 2017|2017 Interim, Committees, Media Release, News|

Constituent Question: Purchase of Land by Feds?

Sometimes citizens email with questions that may be informative to a wider audience.  In this case, a constituent asked about the federal government buying land in Utah. Here is the original question and Senator Okerlund’s answer. Constituent Question: [...]

By | July 18th, 2017|2017 Interim, Public Lands, Rural Issues|