- Group asks states to investigate Utah lawmaker's lands push Updated: Jun-01-15 7:02 pm
SALT LAKE CITY - A Washington, D.C.-based watchdog group has asked three state attorneys general to investigate a Utah lawmaker who has led a push for western states to take control of federal public lands.
- GOP lawmakers still hope for Medicaid deal but no guarantee Updated: May-28-15 3:06 pm
SALT LAKE CITY - Republican lawmakers said Thursday they still hope to strike a Medicaid deal with Gov. Gary Herbert by August but aren't yet certain they'll meet that self-imposed deadline.
- Utah lawmaker working on police body camera rules Updated: May-20-15 7:57 pm
SALT LAKE CITY - Utah needs to set standards so police know when to turn on body cameras, who they should film and how long they should keep video, a state lawmaker said Wednesday.
- Lawmakers hoping for deal this year to allow Tesla in Utah Updated: May-20-15 5:09 pm
SALT LAKE CITY - State lawmakers said Wednesday they hope to work out a compromise law this year that would allow Tesla Motors to start selling its electric cars at its $3 million showroom in Salt Lake City.
- Lawmakers working on medical pot, daylight saving for 2016 Updated: May-18-15 3:11 pm
SALT LAKE CITY - The next legislative session is eight months away, but Utah lawmakers are already working on bills to set up medical marijuana programs, halt a move to relocate the state prison and overhaul the state liquor department in 2016.
- Mayor: Ex-staffer who is now lawmaker lost campaign cash Updated: May-13-15 4:54 pm
SALT LAKE CITY - Utah prosecutors say they're looking into allegations that a Democratic state lawmaker who worked for Salt Lake County's mayor cannot account for $30,000 in missing campaign cash.
- Utah lawmakers examine police encounters with mentally ill Updated: May-08-15 7:33 pm
SALT LAKE CITY - Utah lawmakers are considering whether police in the state should receive more training on how to deescalate encounters with people undergoing mental health crises.
- Montana governor vetoes public land task force bill Updated: May-05-15 6:08 pm
HELENA, Montana - Montana's governor vetoed a bill Monday he said would have created a task force to study the transfer or sell-off of public lands.