Tag: Rebecca Chavez-Houck

Dems go on Defense to Stop Non-Partisan Board Bill

On Tuesday, Representative Norm Thruston (Republican – Provo) presented HB 11 – State Boards and Commissions Amendments to the House Government Operations Committee, encountering strong opposition from the two sitting Democrats on the committee. Thurston started his presentation by explaining his rationale…

Bill to Turn Two Committees Partisan Advances

A bill that will seriously alter the political makeup of two key legislative committees advanced Wednesday. HB 220 – Legislative Organization Amendments, sponsored by Representative LaVar Christensen (Republican – Draper), would add two additional Republicans to the Legislative Management Committee…