The UEA gives their endorsement to Jim Matheson in the race for Utah's 4th Congressional district [Tribune, Deseret News, Daily Herald, KSL, Fox 13].
Sen. Aaron Osmond unveils his plan for equalizing funding among school districts [Tribune].
2,300 Republicans who went to the polls in the June primary didn't bother to cast a ballot in the Salt Lake County Mayor primary race [Utah Policy].
Gov. Herbert's healthcare advisor outlines four "guiding principles" the state should follow when implementing healthcare reform [Tribune].
Utah stands to lose 16,000 jobs if automatic federal spending cuts kick in next year [Tribune].
29 Utah governments have raised or are considering tax hikes [Fox 13].
Salt Lake City Mayor Ralph Becker goes to Washington to push his comprehensive plan for the future of the Wasatch canyons [Tribune].
Salt Lake City has a gap of more than $80 million in the city's pension fund [Deseret News].
The Wasatch Taxpayers Association calls on the Wasatch School District to cut $5 million in property tax income from their 2013 budget, claiming property taxes are growing faster than student growth [Deseret News].
Fireworks sales are down significantly from last year [Standard-Examiner].