House Speaker Becky Lockhart says she will retire from the Legislature after her next term on the Hill. Some say she is planning a run for Governor in 2016 [Utah Policy].
Jim Matheson attacks Mia Love’s record on raising taxes. Saratoga Springs residents rally to tell Matheson to stop slamming their city [Utah Policy, Tribune, KSL, KUTV, Fox 13, ABC 4].
A magazine raises questions about Mia Love’s story about her immigrant parents and how they were allowed to come to the U.S. [Tribune].
A judge dismisses the defamation lawsuit against Mike Winder and Deseret Digital Media over the Richard Burwash incident [Tribune, Deseret News, KSL].
Democratic Party Chairman Jim Dabakis talks about having Mitt Romney at the top of the ticket this year [Utah Policy].
The two major candidates for Attorney General are at odds over so-called “message lawsuits” [Tribune].
It looks like Trader Joe’s will open its first store in mid-November [ABC 4].
Save Our Canyons is celebrating 40 years of advocacy [Tribune].
Some Utahns are eligible for more unemployment benefits if they’ve exhausted the first round of assistance [Tribune, ABC 4, KSL].
More Utah students are taking and passing AP exams [Tribune, Deseret News, KSL].