Category: Northern Utah

California Denies Utah Coal Export Plan

Click here to read signing message SB_1279 Gov Brown California Governor Jerry Brown has signed California Senate Bill 1279, authored by California State Senator Loni Hancock, (Democrat-Richmond) which precludes California tax dollars from being used in future coal export terminals in…

Utah Dems Cry Foul Over Counties’ Balloting

‪Utah Democrats issued a formal complaint about the way some county clerks in the Beehive State are handling voter registration options for upcoming “mail-in” primary voting. The protest was delivered to the Lieutenant Governor’s office Thursday. Almost 70 percent of the state’s…

Air Quality Showdown Looms (Audio)

Since the Utah House has passed both of Representative Rebecca Edwards’s (Republican – Davis County) air quality measures in HB 226 – Air Quality Amendments and HB 229 – Air Quality Modifications, a showdown in the Senate looms. The all-powerful industry lobby…