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Politics

Gehrke: Here’s plenty of reasons to get rid of the death penalty, but lawmakers need to hear them from you

Robert Gehrke By Robert Gehrke 2h ago

House speaker goes 1-1 in battles for more power vs. governor

Lee Davidson By Lee Davidson 13h ago

President Trump’s tax bill gave Utah politicians $80 million in an election year. Now they have to decide what to do with the tax hike

Taylor W. Anderson By Taylor W. Anderson 13h ago

Senate OKs bill banning police departments from giving officers ticket and arrest quotas

Dan Harrie By Dan Harrie 14h ago

Utah soon could be first state to fully legalize self-driving cars on its roads

Lee Davidson By Lee Davidson 14h ago

Gov. Herbert on guns: ‘A lot of things we can be doing and should be doing’

Bill Dentzer By Bill Dentzer 16h ago

Utah legislators told they have an extra $209 million to spend

Lee Davidson By Lee Davidson 16h ago

Contending Utah TV stations abuse employee contracts, House passes ‘noncompete’ bill

Lee Davidson By Lee Davidson 17h ago

Businesses that are selling CBD — a cannabis byproduct — in Utah could do so legally under a bill that passed the Senate

Taylor W. Anderson By Taylor W. Anderson 17h ago

Trib Caucus: Whoa! Did y’all hear about Mitt Romney?!?!?

The Tribune Political Team By The Tribune Political Team 18h ago

As Utah lawmakers push forward a bill to abolish the death penalty, family members of murder victims make emotional pleas both for and against it

Jessica Miller By Jessica Miller 19h ago

Gov. Herbert says he might sign bill abolishing Utah’s death penalty

Bill Dentzer By Bill Dentzer 19h ago

‘We have an absolute crisis in America’: Lawmaker pushes resolution calling on Utah attorney general to sue over opioid epidemic

By Eric Baker 19h ago

After removal of controversial language, House advances bill to allow breast-feeding in all public places

Lee Davidson By Lee Davidson 20h ago

Knights of the Crystal Blade defendant, accused of kidnapping and marrying children, pleads guilty

Nate Carlisle By Nate Carlisle 20h ago

Political Cornflakes: Another showdown over Dreamers is coming to Congress

The Tribune Political Team By The Tribune Political Team 23h ago

As Salt Lake City weighs a sales tax hike and bonds for a big capital plan, ‘The public process begins’

Bill Dentzer By Bill Dentzer 1d ago

Utah House votes to eliminate state sales tax on food — bill now goes to the Senate

Lee Davidson By Lee Davidson 1d ago

Bill advances to help prevent sexual harassment of legislative interns

Lee Davidson By Lee Davidson 1d ago

After Florida shooting, Utah congressman says, ‘We can and must provide solutions’

Thomas Burr By Thomas Burr 1d ago

Will Utah legislators abolish the death penalty in 2018? These conservative lawmakers think so.

Jessica Miller By Jessica Miller 1d ago

West Valley City hires its first — and one of Utah’s only — female police chief

Aubrey Wieber By Aubrey Wieber 1d ago

Salt Lake City Sen. Jim Dabakis to retire from Legislature at end of term

Taylor W. Anderson By Taylor W. Anderson 1d ago

Special interests find that the best way to Utah lawmakers’ hearts — or at least their calendars — is through their stomachs

Lee Davidson By Lee Davidson 1d ago