Utah lawmakers ended their annual 45-day legislative session on Thursday, March 12, with hundreds of bills waiting for Gov. Gary Herbert’s signature. Some 22 BYU communications students covered the session. Here’s their summary of the Top 20 issues. Get a… Read More ›
Utah Capitol Curator
We curate interesting things related to the Utah Legislature including lawmaker blog posts, quirks, groups meeting at the capitol, etc. The content has not been verified for accuracy or edited for balance.
By Abigail Norton Capital West News SALT LAKE CITY – Legislators have been debating their 2nd Amendment rights this session with issues ranging from gun education to the use of crossbows. Here is the rundown on all of the weapons-related… Read More ›
By Simon Liu Capitol West News SALT LAKE CITY – The Utah House passed a bill that will create a broadband outreach center, which will help encourage internet infrastructure through coordinating policies and broadband providers. HB414 with a 65 to… Read More ›
Cassidy Hansen Capitol West News SALT LAKE CITY—Public higher education institutions presented their accomplishments and shortcomings in meeting key indicators and innovations to a recent Higher Education Appropriations Subcommittee meeting. USU President Stan L. Albrecht said, “The success of universities… Read More ›
By Chris Larson Capital West News SALT LAKE CITY – The 4,000-pound chandelier dangled just a few feet from the variegated gray marble floor while Capitol maintenance workers carefully vacuumed the restored fixtures early Friday morning. Nick Radulovich, director of… Read More ›