Archive for the ‘2013’ Category

Public comment on two judicial nominees

Posted in 2013, 2014, Featured on Thursday, December 18th, 2014 at 3:21 PM No Comments

The Utah Senate is seeking public comment on two individuals (more…)

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Requesting Comment on Supreme Court Nominee

Posted in 2013, 2014, Featured, Media Release on Thursday, December 18th, 2014 at 3:20 PM 1 Comments

The Utah Senate is seeking public comment on Constandinos G. Himonas,  (more…)

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Prison Relocation: Good, Bad, and Ugly

Posted in 2013, 2014, Featured on Monday, December 8th, 2014 at 5:48 PM 5 Comments

In today’s TribTalk, Jennifer Napier-Pearce, Matt Canham, Mayor (more…)

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Seeking Public Comment

Posted in 2013, 2014, Featured on Friday, December 5th, 2014 at 4:09 PM No Comments

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
December 5, 2014 (more…)

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Introducing Ethics.Utah.Gov

Posted in 2013, 2014, Featured on Tuesday, December 2nd, 2014 at 1:35 PM 2 Comments

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
December 2, 2014 (more…)

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2015 – 2016 Senate Committee Assignments

Posted in 2013, 2014, Featured on Tuesday, November 25th, 2014 at 1:53 AM 3 Comments

Today, Senate President Niederhauser, in collaboration with Majority and Minority Leadership, finalized senate committee assignments (more…)

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2015 Senate Leadership Teams

Posted in 2013, 2014, Featured, Media Release on Thursday, November 6th, 2014 at 7:12 PM No Comments

The Utah Senate Majority Caucus has selected the leadership team for 2015-2016.  Here are the results: (more…)

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2014 Constitutional Amendments

Posted in 2013, 2014, Featured on Monday, November 3rd, 2014 at 4:28 PM No Comments

Tomorrow, Utah citizens will vote on three proposed changes to the Utah Constitution.  (more…)

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October Confirmations

Posted in 2013, 2014, Featured on Tuesday, October 21st, 2014 at 3:06 PM No Comments

On October 15, 2014, the Utah Senate confirmed the following (more…)

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Public Comment on 3 Judicial Nominees

Posted in 2013, 2014, Featured on Thursday, October 16th, 2014 at 3:29 PM No Comments

We’re seeking public comment on three nominees (more…)

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The poverty misdiagnosis

Posted in 2013, 2014, Featured on Friday, October 3rd, 2014 at 3:13 PM No Comments

By Stuart Reid
Utah State Senator, District 18 (more…)

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Riding into the Sunset

Posted in 2013, 2014, Featured on Tuesday, September 16th, 2014 at 8:03 PM No Comments

By Wayne Niederhauser
Utah Senate President (more…)

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Bramble: NCSL’s Next President

Posted in 2013, 2014, Featured on Friday, August 22nd, 2014 at 1:29 PM No Comments

In case you missed it: Senator Curt Bramble (R-Provo) is NCSL’s President-Elect. Here’s the press release from August. (more…)

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The Conundrum of the Common Core Waiver

Posted in 2010, 2013, 2014, Featured on Monday, August 11th, 2014 at 11:33 AM 2 Comments

By Margaret Dayton
State Senator, District 15 (more…)

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Seeking Comment on Judge Kate Toomey

Posted in 2013, 2014, Featured on Thursday, August 7th, 2014 at 4:00 PM No Comments

The Utah Senate is seeking public comment on Judge Kate Toomey (more…)

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Understanding True Worth

Posted in 2013, 2014, Featured on Monday, July 28th, 2014 at 6:00 PM 1 Comments

By Dan Liljenquist
Former Utah State Senator (more…)

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Religious tolerance in society

Posted in 2013, 2014, Featured on Monday, July 28th, 2014 at 2:40 PM No Comments

By Stuart Reid
Utah State Senator, District 18 (more…)

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Utah, the White House, and Transportation

Posted in 2013, 2014, Featured on Friday, July 18th, 2014 at 1:00 PM No Comments

Last week, eight state legislators, including Utah State Senator Curt Bramble, were in Washington, D.C. to meet with members of Congress and White House officials to urge that they prioritize transportation investments.

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July Interim: Meetings, Judges, and a big TY.

Posted in 2013, 2014, Featured on Thursday, July 17th, 2014 at 4:31 PM No Comments

Yesterday’s interim day at the #utleg was busy and productive. (more…)

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June 2014 Interim

Posted in 2013, 2014, Featured on Friday, June 20th, 2014 at 5:06 PM No Comments

Wednesday, June 18th was interim day at the Utah State Legislature.  (more…)

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Senator Thatcher: Good information + thoughtful, honest discussion –> smarter policy.

Posted in 2013, 2014 on Thursday, June 19th, 2014 at 5:52 PM No Comments

By Daniel Thatcher
Utah State Senator, District 12
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Feds Neglected their Duty on Immigration

Posted in 2013, 2014, Featured on Thursday, June 19th, 2014 at 9:58 AM No Comments

By Margaret Dayton
Utah State Senator, District 15 (more…)

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Utah County Event: Every kid gets a fish

Posted in 2012, 2013, Featured on Friday, May 16th, 2014 at 5:17 PM No Comments

By Margaret Dayton
Utah State Senator, District 15 (more…)

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Seeking a new Superintendent of Public Instruction

Posted in 2013, 2014 on Friday, May 9th, 2014 at 5:07 PM No Comments

From the Utah State Board of Education’s website: (more…)

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Pat Jones: Starting Over

Posted in 2013, 2014 on Wednesday, May 7th, 2014 at 1:35 PM No Comments

By Doug Robinson
Published in the Deseret News on 5/6/2014 (more…)

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New blog post: Thoughts from the Garden, by @SenLyleHillyard

Posted in 2013, 2014 on Thursday, May 1st, 2014 at 10:08 PM No Comments

By Lyle Hillyard
Utah State Senator, District 25 (more…)

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Rich States, Poor States: Utah is #1

Posted in 2013, 2014, Featured on Tuesday, April 15th, 2014 at 5:40 PM No Comments

The American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC) (more…)

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Veto Override Session 2014

Posted in 2013, 2014, Featured on Friday, April 4th, 2014 at 12:40 PM No Comments

UPDATE:
Statement by Senate President Wayne Niederhauser
April 14, 2014 (more…)

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Okerlund Family Statement

Posted in 2013, 2014 on Wednesday, March 12th, 2014 at 4:54 PM 5 Comments

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On SB54, Elections Amendments

Posted in 2013, 2014, Featured on Wednesday, March 12th, 2014 at 10:00 AM 1 Comments

By Stuart Reid
Utah State Senator, District 18 (more…)

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