SB65 – Partnering with the United States Postal Service

During the 2016 General Session, Senator Karen Mayne passed SB57, a groundbreaking piece of legislation that laid the groundwork for the Governor of the state of Utah to call upon United States Postal Service employees to assist rescue and aid efforts

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Senator Mayne’s Kearns Town Hall February 18

                Join Senator Karen Mayne for a Legislative Town Hall Saturday, February 18, 2017 Noon – 1:30 pm Eddie P. Mayne Kearns Senior Center 4851 West 4715 South, Kearns, Utah

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Week 3 of the 2017 General Session

The third week of the 2017 General Session featured a lot of work in committees along with continued progress on hearing and prioritizing appropriations requests. Three bills that Senator Karen Mayne previously passed in the Senate have now cleared the

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Senator Gene Davis explains SB105 – Sale of State Lands Act

Senator Gene Davis gives an “elevator pitch” for SB105.

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Join Senator Davis and Senator Iwamoto for a Legislative Town Hall 2/11@ 3:00pm

Come meet your local legislators and learn about important upcoming policy decisions in the 2017 legislative session. Rep. Joel Briscoe (HD 25), Rep. Brian King ( HD 28), Rep. Lynn Hemingway (HD 40), Sen. Jani Iwamoto (SD 4) and Sen.

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Join Senator Iwamoto for a Legislative Town Hall Thursday 2/9 @ 8:30pm

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Week Two of the 2017 General Session

The second week of the 2017 General Session went quickly with a lot of bills moving through committees and in both chambers. We officially broke the record for the most opened bill files at this point in the session. We

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Senator Mayne’s SB103 – Bringing Transparency to UTA

Yesterday, the Senate Transportation, Public Utilities, Energy, and Technology Committee unanimously passed SB103 with a favorable recommendation. The bill is designed to bring accountability and transparency to UTA, a public entity. The bill will now proceed to the full Senate for

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Week One of the 2017 General Session

During this first week of the 2017 General Session, we have been hard at work tackling the issues that affect people all across this state. Though all of our districts are within Salt Lake County, we are dedicated to dealing

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Text of State of the State Democratic Response Delivered by Representative Brian King

State of the State Response Representative Brian King Prepared Remarks January 25, 2017 Utah’s support for business interests is strong. On that, Utahns can agree. Democrats don’t disagree that we need policies that ensure Utah’s economic vitality. But those policies

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