State leaders announce year-end budget surplus

State leaders announce year-end budget surplus

SALT LAKE CITY (Oct. 17, 2018) – State leaders announced Wednesday that the State of Utah will close out the prior fiscal year (FY 2018) with a budget surplus. This announcement comes as the Division of Finance wraps up its yearly analysis. Under the division’s...
Medical Cannabis Policy Update

Medical Cannabis Policy Update

What: Gov. Herbert, legislative leadership, and community advocates will discuss their shared vision for medical cannabis policy in Utah. Who: Gov. Gary R. Herbert Senate President Wayne Niederhauser House Speaker Greg Hughes Michelle McOmber, CEO, Utah Medical...
Utah Legislative Auditor General John M. Schaff Announces Retirement

Utah Legislative Auditor General John M. Schaff Announces Retirement

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 4, 2018 CONTACTS Bryan Smith Deputy Chief of Staff Utah State Senate bsmith@le.utah.gov Aundrea Peterson Director of Communications Utah House of Representatives aundreapeterson@le.utah.gov Utah Legislative Auditor General John M....
Speaker Hughes statement about Commissioner Squires retirement

Speaker Hughes statement about Commissioner Squires retirement

For Immediate Release August 23, 2018  Contact: Aundrea Peterson Majority Director of Communications Utah House of Representatives aundreapeterson@le.utah.gov Speaker Hughes statement about Commissioner Squires retirement SALT LAKE CITY –  Speaker Greg Hughes issued...
Speaker Hughes statement on the death of Draper Firefighter

Speaker Hughes statement on the death of Draper Firefighter

SALT LAKE CITY –  Speaker Greg Hughes issued this statement following the death of Draper Fire Battalion Chief Matt Burchett, who passed away Monday, August 13, 2018, due to injuries sustained fighting the Mendocino Complex Fire in California: “There is a...
Naturalization Ceremony to be Held at the Capitol

Naturalization Ceremony to be Held at the Capitol

Media Advisory For Immediate Release August 2, 2018  Contact: Aundrea Peterson Majority Director of Communications aundreapeterson@le.utah.gov   Naturalization Ceremony to be Held at the Capitol What: Representative Norm Thurston, in partnership with the United States...