HERBERT - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/HERBERT News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Romney headlines rally, fundraiser for Mia Love http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58502554-90/love-romney-utah-campaign.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58502554-90/love-romney-utah-campaign.html.csp">Romney headlines rally, fundraiser for Mia Love</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Matt Canham</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-09T09:42:39.368-06:00">Updated Oct 9, 2014 09:42AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Lehi • With Mitt Romney’s help, Mia Love’s congressional campaign raised about $100,000 on Wednesday, and that was before the former presidential candidate led a rally of roughly 700 people that the campaign recorded to make into a TV commercial. Those two events at Thanksgiving Point mark the first time a national level politician has appeared in this campaign for Utah’s 4th District, a sharp contrast from Love’s first run in 2012 when a series of prominent Republicans came to support her, fro...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58502554@www.sltrib.com Thu, 09 Oct 2014 09:42:39 MDT Governor: Play online game to guide Utah’s future http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58496726-90/decisions-effort-envisionutah-future.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58496726-90/decisions-effort-envisionutah-future.html.csp">Governor: Play online game to guide Utah’s future</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Lee Davidson</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-08T11:25:51.182-06:00">Updated Oct 8, 2014 11:25AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Gov. Gary Herbert is inviting all Utahns to help decide what the state will look like in 2050 by playing an online-video game. At envisionutah.org, officials have a new game that allows people to make decisions that affect how Utah would change in coming decades — and see the likely results — on topics from education to air quality. Officials plan to tally the final preferences that Utahns make, and use results to guide choices as the state is projected to almost double in population by 2050, a...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58496726@www.sltrib.com Wed, 08 Oct 2014 11:25:51 MDT Guv’s Common Core committee says it wants to stay out of the politics http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58492751-78/committee-common-core-utah.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58492751-78/committee-common-core-utah.html.csp">Guv’s Common Core committee says it wants to stay out of the politics</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By benjamin wood</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-06T18:41:03.981-06:00">Updated Oct 6, 2014 06:41PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A state committee charged with reviewing Utah’s adoption of the Common Core doesn’t want to get caught up in the politics of the controversial curriculum. Instead, education experts appointed by Gov. Gary Herbert hope to complete a nonpartisan, objective analysis by December. Leaders of the group urged them to tamp down personal ideologies and pre-conceived notions at their first meeting Monday. “It’s an educational assessment,” committee co-chairman Richard Kendall said. “We’re not going to d...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58492751@www.sltrib.com Mon, 06 Oct 2014 18:41:03 MDT Rolly: GOP purposely waited to confirm Valentine for tax job http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58455415-82/valentine-senate-seat-democratic.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58455415-82/valentine-senate-seat-democratic.html.csp">Rolly: GOP purposely waited to confirm Valentine for tax job</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By PAUL ROLLY</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-26T18:56:01.905-06:00">Updated Sep 26, 2014 06:56PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Gov. Gary Herbert nominated Sen. John Valentine to be chairman of the Utah Tax Commission nearly eight weeks ago, but the Utah Senate took its sweet time confirming their colleague to make the appointment official. Why? Senators confided to me what some in the Democratic Party have already suggested. They wanted to wait until after Aug. 31 to confirm the appointment that would oblige the Orem Republican to resign from the Senate. Had they confirmed Valentine during their August interim committee...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58455415@www.sltrib.com Fri, 26 Sep 2014 18:56:01 MDT Letter: Herbert should take the ‘Stericycle Challenge’ http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58442628-82/stericycle-challenge-documentary-whistleblower.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58442628-82/stericycle-challenge-documentary-whistleblower.html.csp">Letter: Herbert should take the ‘Stericycle Challenge’</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-24T19:50:29.188-06:00">Updated Sep 24, 2014 07:50PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Stericycle’s medical incineration in North Salt Lake is poisoning our children and our environment. Their deliberate disregard for the people of North Salt Lake is well documented, including a recent whistleblower documentary outlining internal atrocities (“Masked man’s claims lead to investigation of Stericycle,” Tribune, Sept. 18). Gov. Gary Herbert seems to be having a hard time grasping/acknowledging these facts. For that reason, I have a challenge for him. Let’s call it “The Stericycle Chal...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58442628@www.sltrib.com Wed, 24 Sep 2014 19:50:29 MDT Utah’s governor now must win over the GOP Legislature on health plan http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58435662-90/utah-medicaid-governor-herbert.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58435662-90/utah-medicaid-governor-herbert.html.csp">Utah’s governor now must win over the GOP Legislature on health plan</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By kristen moulton</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-23T12:19:12.951-06:00">Updated Sep 23, 2014 12:19PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Months of negotiations with those in the Obama administration, his ideological opponents, are coming to a close for Gov. Gary Herbert. Now the tough work begins. Utah’s Republican governor must try to persuade wary lawmakers from his own party to approve his Healthy Utah plan, an alternative to Medicaid expansion that Herbert has been negotiating with the Department of Health and Human Services. Quiet for months as they watched to see if Herbert would succeed in Washington, opponents are publis...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58435662@www.sltrib.com Tue, 23 Sep 2014 12:19:12 MDT Behind the Headlines: ATV riders charged, UTA reassures lawmakers http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogstribtalk/58430149-231/sltrib-lawmakers-com-herbert.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogstribtalk/58430149-231/sltrib-lawmakers-com-herbert.html.csp">Behind the Headlines: ATV riders charged, UTA reassures lawmakers</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Jennifer Napier-Pearce</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-19T09:46:24.476-06:00">Updated Sep 19, 2014 09:46AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Five people are charged for illegally riding ATVs through Recapture Canyon. Gov. Herbert says the feds won’t designate a new national monument while the public lands process continues. Utah Transit Authority tells lawmakers they will enact reforms recommended in a state audit. And lawmakers review Herbert’s Medicaid substitute. On Friday at 9 a.m., Tribune editorial writer George Pyle and reporters Lee Davidson, Brian Maffly and Kristen Moulton join Jennifer Napier-Pearce to process the week’s ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58430149@www.sltrib.com Fri, 19 Sep 2014 09:46:24 MDT Utah governor: No surprises, no monument — for now http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58424668-90/area-bishop-herbert-http.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58424668-90/area-bishop-herbert-http.html.csp">Utah governor: No surprises, no monument — for now</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Robert Gehrke</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-18T08:13:40.636-06:00">Updated Sep 18, 2014 08:13AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Gov. Gary Herbert said he has been assured by the top levels of the Obama administration that the White House won’t designate a new national monument in southeastern Utah as long as a more comprehensive public-lands effort is making headway. Herbert met with Interior Secretary Sally Jewell during a trip to Washington last week and told her that Utah didn’t want any “surprises” with the designation of the Greater Canyonlands National Monument, a proposed 1.8 million-acre area that environmental ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58424668@www.sltrib.com Thu, 18 Sep 2014 08:13:40 MDT News roundup: Military weapons program extends to schools, too http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/outofcontext/58427840-64/utah-trib-attends-dnews.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/outofcontext/58427840-64/utah-trib-attends-dnews.html.csp">News roundup: Military weapons program extends to schools, too</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"></span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-18T08:10:58.346-06:00">Updated Sep 18, 2014 08:10AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Military weapons program extends to schools, too. Herbert: No pending monument decision. Huntsman eyes sidelines in 2016. Happy Thursday. After the Ferguson, Mo., riots, there's been increased scrutiny on a federal program to dole out used military equipment to police forces across America. But did you know that effort also extends to schools? Some school districts have taken advantage of the Defense Department program to nab grenade launchers, heavily armed vehicles, and of course, high-p...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58427840@www.sltrib.com Thu, 18 Sep 2014 08:10:58 MDT Two polls, two different takes on Healthy Utah plan http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58416878-90/utah-medicaid-plan-percent.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58416878-90/utah-medicaid-plan-percent.html.csp">Two polls, two different takes on Healthy Utah plan</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Matt Canham</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-17T11:38:49.974-06:00">Updated Sep 17, 2014 11:38AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A pair of public opinion surveys released Monday reached starkly different conclusions about how Utahns perceive Gov. Gary Herbert’s proposal to expand Medicaid using private health insurance plans. One poll, from UtahPolicy.com found two out of three Utahns support the governor’s plan. The other, from The Sutherland Institute, found more support for leaving the state’s Medicaid rolls alone. The issue, tied to President Barack Obama’s Affordable Care Act, is expected to be a major political fi...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58416878@www.sltrib.com Wed, 17 Sep 2014 11:38:49 MDT After meeting, Herbert may appear more on Fox News http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58407854-68/herbert-utah-fox-news.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58407854-68/herbert-utah-fox-news.html.csp">After meeting, Herbert may appear more on Fox News</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MICHELLE L. PRICE</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-12T20:15:10.269-06:00">Updated Sep 12, 2014 08:15PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Gov. Gary Herbert met with Fox News Channel executives in New York City on Thursday as he looks to join the ranks of Republican colleagues like Chris Christie of New Jersey and Scott Walker of Wisconsin whose regular network appearances increase their national exposure and connect them with more supporters. While Christie and Walker are considered possible 2016 presidential candidates, Herbert’s spokesman said the governor’s motivation is to promote Utah, not to prepare a run for higher office....</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584078542014-09-12T20:15:10.269-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-12T20:15:10.269-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58407854@www.sltrib.com Fri, 12 Sep 2014 20:15:10 MDT Utah Gov. Gary Herbert meets with Fox News, may appear more http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58407522-90/herbert-utah-news-fox.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58407522-90/herbert-utah-news-fox.html.csp">Utah Gov. Gary Herbert meets with Fox News, may appear more</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MICHELLE L. PRICE</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-12T16:10:54.512-06:00">Updated Sep 12, 2014 04:10PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Salt Lake City • Gov. Gary Herbert met with Fox News Channel executives in New York City on Thursday as he looks to join the ranks of Republican colleagues like Chris Christie of New Jersey and Scott Walker of Wisconsin whose regular network appearances increase their national exposure and connect them with more supporters. While Christie and Walker are considered possible 2016 presidential candidates, Herbert’s spokesman said the governor’s motivation is to promote Utah, not to prepare a run fo...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58407522@www.sltrib.com Fri, 12 Sep 2014 16:10:54 MDT Editorial: Healthy Utah may get off the ground http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58398938-82/health-utah-herbert-care.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58398938-82/health-utah-herbert-care.html.csp">Editorial: Healthy Utah may get off the ground</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-11T17:29:01.626-06:00">Updated Sep 11, 2014 05:29PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Gary Herbert has found himself in a tough spot. Not as tough as the spot that thousands of Utah residents without health insurance find themselves in every day, but tough enough. Every decent bone in the governor’s body has to know how utterly heartless it would be for the state to just walk away from the expansion of Medicaid health care coverage as offered by President Obama’s Affordable Care Act. Not only would the expanded coverage prevent suffering, save lives and otherwise do invaluable g...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58398938@www.sltrib.com Thu, 11 Sep 2014 17:29:01 MDT Letter: Abolish ‘death penalty’ and expand Medicaid http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58403163-82/death-penalty-abolish-care.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58403163-82/death-penalty-abolish-care.html.csp">Letter: Abolish ‘death penalty’ and expand Medicaid</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-11T17:29:02.05-06:00">Updated Sep 11, 2014 05:29PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">What is it going to take for Gov. Herbert to abolish the death penalty? I’m not talking about an inmate death penalty. I’m talking about the death penalty of those who could be saved by expanding Medicaid, which would be paid in full or 90 percent by the federal government. It is the same care that has proven to be tremendously successful in other states, both red and blue. Managed health care that will prevent many deaths. Gov. Herbert’s pro-life policies shouldn’t end with an unborn fetus and ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58403163@www.sltrib.com Thu, 11 Sep 2014 17:29:02 MDT Utah Gov. Gary Herbert: We have a ‘conceptual’ deal on Medicaid http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58395005-78/utah-medicaid-health-governor.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58395005-78/utah-medicaid-health-governor.html.csp">Utah Gov. Gary Herbert: We have a ‘conceptual’ deal on Medicaid</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Kristen Moulton</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-10T15:48:02.076-06:00">Updated Sep 10, 2014 03:48PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Obama administration has agreed in concept to Utah’s novel alternative to expanding Medicaid, including the notion that able-bodied people who get insurance subsidies should accept the state’s help with finding work, Gov. Gary Herbert said late Tuesday. The governor said after a meeting with Sylvia Burwell, secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services, that a final agreement is two or three weeks away. HHS did not agree that insurance subsidies would be contingent on recipients ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58395005@www.sltrib.com Wed, 10 Sep 2014 15:48:02 MDT Letter: Herbert not failing on Medicaid http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58378050-82/herbert-health-plan-requirement.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58378050-82/herbert-health-plan-requirement.html.csp">Letter: Herbert not failing on Medicaid</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-05T16:54:34.673-06:00">Updated Sep 5, 2014 04:54PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Tribune editorial of August 31 (“Herbert should give up on work requirement ... ”) begs for a second opinion. Pennsylvania’s recently passed Medicaid expansion plan is encouraging. But the Obama administration’s denial of Pennsylvania’s desired work requirement, based on its apparent illegality and the fed’s desire to make health care accessible to every American, puts our Gov. Gary Herbert in a difficult spot. He is currently advocating for a work effort in his Healthy Utah plan if recipien...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58378050@www.sltrib.com Fri, 05 Sep 2014 16:54:34 MDT Editorial: Herbert should give up on work requirement for Healthy Utah http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58352039-82/herbert-utah-health-medicaid.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58352039-82/herbert-utah-health-medicaid.html.csp">Editorial: Herbert should give up on work requirement for Healthy Utah</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-02T12:55:48.135-06:00">Updated Sep 2, 2014 12:55PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The good news is that low-income households in a state with a Republican governor and a Republican legislature will now have the opportunity to get health care coverage under an expanded Medicaid program because state officials have dropped their insistence on a work requirement for all those who benefit. The bad news is that state was not Utah. Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Corbett Thursday struck the deal with the U. S. Department of Health and Human Services that will allow the Keystone State to exp...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58352039@www.sltrib.com Tue, 02 Sep 2014 12:55:48 MDT Editorial: Utah should not pursue ‘Sister Wives’ case http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58359013-82/state-utah-ruling-browns.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58359013-82/state-utah-ruling-browns.html.csp">Editorial: Utah should not pursue ‘Sister Wives’ case</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-02T11:36:19.277-06:00">Updated Sep 2, 2014 11:36AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Polygamy has a lot of baggage attached to it. Too often, those who practice it, usually under the guise of some religious belief, are actually engaging in heinous forms of child abuse or patriarchal domination. It has been associated with the taking of child brides and the expulsion of young men from their homes and families. The polygamous family of Kody Brown and his four wives has been accused of none of those things. No fraud. No deception. Not even trying to get more than one state marriag...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58359013@www.sltrib.com Tue, 02 Sep 2014 11:36:19 MDT Gov. Gary Herbert says UTA has fixed most problems in audit http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58347899-90/agency-audit-audits-board.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58347899-90/agency-audit-audits-board.html.csp">Gov. Gary Herbert says UTA has fixed most problems in audit</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Robert Gehrke </span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-29T10:51:44.101-06:00">Updated Aug 29, 2014 10:51AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Most of the problems uncovered in a scathing audit of the Utah Transit Authority this week have been rectified, according to Gov. Gary Herbert, who said he has confidence with the direction the agency is headed. “With a cursory view, it appears a lot of these issues are old issues going back to 2009 and maybe even before that,” Herbert said during his monthly KUED news conference. “I believe the new leadership that is there has taken steps to correct those problems.” But state Sen. Todd Weiler ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58347899@www.sltrib.com Fri, 29 Aug 2014 10:51:44 MDT Letter: Herbert lives on the ‘really’ edge http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58358747-82/really-edge-illegal-herbert.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58358747-82/really-edge-illegal-herbert.html.csp">Letter: Herbert lives on the ‘really’ edge</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-01T15:42:59.909-06:00">Updated Sep 1, 2014 03:42PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Our adorable governor, Gary Herbert, lives life on the edge, or should I say the “really” edge. He won’t suspend his doomed defense of the state ban on same-sex marriage because he doesn’t think that the state constitution is “really” illegal — as opposed to just illegal. Also, I now read that he is contributing indirectly to the deaths of Utah citizens by denying critical health care to the poor because he isn’t convinced that requiring a job requirement for Medicaid support is “really” illega...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58358747@www.sltrib.com Mon, 01 Sep 2014 15:42:59 MDT