Happy Green Cupcake Day, everyone. (I'd bring orange cupcakes on the appropriate day, if I could figure out which day that was.)
In the Utah Punditsphere, we continue to reflect upon the gravitational waves left by the recently concluded session of the Legislature.
— Utah Legislature tots up some small successes — Salt Lake Tribune Editorial
"When the 2014 Regular Session of the Utah Legislature began, House Speaker Becky Lockhart issued a ringing call to action that mostly sought to make her look good next to Gov. Gary Herbert, whom she labeled an 'inaction figure.'
"Forty-five days later, the session has adjourned. And, for whatever grand plans Lockhart and her fellow legislators may have harbored at the outset, any Capitol criticisms of Herbert as an inert substance are clearly hypocritical. For this was the year of the Inaction Legislature. ..."