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Utah’s outdoor recreation opportunities are among the best in the world! Representative Jeff Stenquist, recently appointed chair of the newly created Outdoor Adventure Commission, joins us to discuss the effort to ensure quality recreation opportunities exist for all Utahns as we continue to grow as a state.…
Ben Hart from the Governor's Office of Economic Opportunity joins us to discuss Utah’s economic development strategy along with policies and programs that spur economic growth throughout the state.
Abby Osborne, Chief of Staff for the Utah House of Representatives, discusses the newly launched Civics Engagement Program. The new program offers 5th-graders across the state the opportunity to visit the State Capitol, engage with their local elected official, and debate mock bills on the House floor. Listen to learn how you or your student can ge…
Representative Doug Welton joins us in his professional capacity as a high school teacher to discuss the upcoming school year, civics education, and tips for helping Utah students succeed.
The Legislative Redistricting Committee is committed to making the redistricting process as fair and transparent as possible. Listen to this week's episode to learn what the committee plans to do after the census data is released.
Representative Ray, co-chair of the Legislative Redistricting Committee joins us to discuss this once-in-a-decade process.
In continuation of our last episode, Utah's Legislative Auditor General walks us through the process of an audit and explains how audits help agencies statewide.
Utah’s Legislative Auditor General, Kade Minchey, joins us in this two-part episode as we dive deep into the legislative auditing process. Kade’s work ensures our state continues to thrive on principles of accountability and a constant willingness to improve.
Tage Flint joins us to discuss this year's drought conditions.
Tage Flint joins us to help us understand just how serious Utah's drought is this year and why it differs from years past.
This week our special guest is a soon-to-be senior at Rowland Hall High School. Join us to learn first-hand what it's like to go through high school with the added curveball of dealing with a global pandemic.
Where better to find top-tier educators than right here in Utah? Two of Utah's lawmakers created pathways to help adults change their careers and become the teachers Utah needs. Listen to this week's episode to learn how you or a friend can take advantage of these new programs!
What is the difference between Veteran's Day and Memorial Day? Former National Guardsman and current Representative, Val Peterson, joins us on the show to help us understand the difference.
This week lawmakers participated in a special session to allocate money from the American Rescue Plan Act. Listen to this week's episode to find out where that money went and how it will impact Utah's economy.
Meeting recorded on Thursday, May 13, 2021
Meeting recorded on Wednesday, May 12, 2021
Meeting recorded on Tuesday, May 11, 2021
Over the last year, education in Utah has seen historical and dramatic increases in funding thanks to conservative and sound fiscal policy. Now, with additional CARES money from the federal government, Utah can again provide education with additional funding and resources. Join us for this week's episode where we talk with Representative Lowry Snow…
Meeting recorded on Thursday, May 6, 2021
Meeting recorded on Wednesday, May 5, 2021
Meeting recorded on Tuesday, May 4, 2021
Were you one of those people who forgot to renew your vehicle registration last year because you didn't get a postcard reminder? Well, thanks to Representative Chew, you won't have to worry about that happening again. Join us on this week's show to learn about what he did to fix the problem.
Meeting recorded on Thursday, April 29, 2021
Meeting recorded on Wednesday, April 28, 2021
Meeting recorded on Tuesday, April 27, 2021
Ever wonder what Utah's part-time legislature does after the 45-day session ends? Here's your answer! Turns out, Utah's lawmakers are busy throughout the whole year.
Meeting recorded on Thursday, April 22, 2021
Meeting recorded on Wednesday, April 21, 2021
Meeting recorded on Tuesday, April 20, 2021
Utah Speaker of the House Brad Wilson joins us on the show this week to talk more about Utah's greatest accomplishments coming out of the 2021 General Session.
Meeting recorded on Thursday, April 15, 2021
Meeting recorded on Wednesday, April 14, 2021
Meeting recorded on Tuesday, April 13, 2021
Did you know the Utah Legislature cut taxes by $100 million this year? Listen to this week's episode to see how the tax break could affect you.
Meeting recorded on Thursday, April 8, 2021
Meeting recorded on Wednesday, April 7, 2021
Meeting recorded on Tuesday, April 6, 2021
The Director of Utah's state parks joins us on this week's episode to talk about the historic funding the Legislature appropriated towards our state parks. Part of that funding includes two new state parks!
Did you know Utah was one of the first in the nation to grant women the right to vote? Utah has been a leader in women's suffrage since the beginning, and who better to tell us about that than the youngest women to ever serve in the Utah House of Representatives, Candice Pierucci.
Meeting recorded on Wednesday, March 24, 2021
Meeting recorded on Tuesday, March 23, 2021
Meeting recorded on Monday, March 22, 2021
Meeting recorded on Thursday, March 18, 2021
Meeting recorded on Wednesday, March 17, 2021
Meeting recorded on Tuesday, March 16, 2021
Meeting recorded on Thursday, March 11, 2021
Meeting recorded on Wednesday, March 10, 2021
Meeting recorded on Tuesday, March 9, 2021
From funding our state parks to double-tracking the Frontrunner, House Majority Whip Mike Schultz joins us this week to talk about his bill that will be one of the largest infrastructure investments in Utah's history.
Meeting recorded on Thursday, March 4, 2021