Governor’s Press Conference with KUER 11/15/2018
Governor Gary Herbert addressed questions from local reporters on wide-ranging issues, including: Medical Marijuana (Proposition 2), Utah County Elections Issues, Lawsuits, Education Funding, and the passing of notable Utahns. Watch here:
Governor Signs 136 Bills
SALT LAKE CITY (Mar. 20, 2018) – Gov. Gary R. Herbert has signed 136 more bills and seven concurrent resolutions. This brings the total number of signed pieces of legislation from the 2018 General Legislative Session so far to 325. Information on these bills can be found below. HB0012 Family Planning Services Amendments, Ward, R. […]
Governor Signs 71 Bills
SALT LAKE CITY (Mar. 19, 2018) – Gov. Gary R. Herbert has signed 71 more bills. This brings the total number of signed pieces of legislation from the 2018 General Legislative Session so far to 182. Information on these bills can be found below. HB0013 Public Safety Peer Counseling Provisions, Perry, L. HB0025 Cannabinoid Product […]
Governor Signs Utah Inland Port Authority Bill
SALT LAKE CITY (Mar. 16, 2018) – Gov. Gary R. Herbert has signed 79 more bills and one concurrent resolution, including SB0234S04, Utah Inland Port Authority. He signed the bill following a very inclusive process that engaged Salt Lake City Mayor Jackie Biskupski, Salt Lake County Mayor Ben McAdams, landowners, affected stakeholders, the Salt Lake […]
Governor Gary R. Herbert – Biography
Governor Gary R. Herbert took office in 2009 and is currently the nation’s longest-serving governor. During his time in office, he has kept a resolute focus on economic development, improving Utah’s educational excellence, and working today to guarantee that Utah will continue to maintain its high quality of life far into the future. Under his leadership, Utah’s economy has risen to a position of national and international success.
Governor Herbert was born and raised in Utah County, where he would eventually serve as a County Commissioner for 14 years. He attended Brigham Young University, served six years in the Utah National Guard (from 1970-1976), and started a successful real estate brokerage and development company, Herbert and Associates Incorporated.
He served as the past president of the Utah Association of Realtors and the past president of the Utah Association of Counties…Read More