Orrin Hatch and Scott Howell meet in their only televised debate ahead of the election [Utah Policy, Tribune, Deseret News, KSL, ABC 4].
Did Lt. Gov. Greg Bell initiate an audit of DCFS at the behest of a friend from church? [City Weekly]
Even though we don’t know the outcome of November’s election yet, leadership races are already in full swing on Capitol Hill [Utah Policy].
Rep. Fred Cox proposes a bill to allow a judge to determine fault in a divorce when awarding alimony [Deseret News, ABC 4].
Former Rep. Holly Richardson is confirmed to the state records committee [Tribune].
UDOT wants to limit the number of hybrid and clean-fuel vehicles allowed to use the HOV lane [Tribune].
Rep. Steve Eliason wants to allow Utah prisoners to posthumously become organ donors [Tribune].
Lawmakers back away from a proposal to help pay for the proposed Lake Powell pipeline [Tribune].
An internal poll shows Democrat Ben McAdams with a slight lead over Mark Crockett [Tribune].
A judge sets a Feb. 15th court date for Utah’s immigration law [Tribune].