The 2009 General Legislative Session began today at the State Capitol on a snowy day in our capital city. It was an enjoyable, ceremonial day.
President Dieter F. Uchtdorf, second counselor in the First Presidency of the
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, offered the morning prayer.
(President and Sister Uchtdorf pictured with Senate Minority Leadership)
Newly elected senators took the oath of office.
New members of the Senate Minority Leadership team
assumed their new responsibilities.
Session staff and full-time staffers were introduced.
Interns from universities throughout the state were introduced.