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Hundreds rally at Utah Capitol for better transportation

Simon Liu
Capital West News

SALT LAKE CITY – Hundreds met on the front steps of the Capitol on Wednesday, Feb. 25, to rally for better, safer transportation in Utah. 333 more words

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HB284: Minors with substance abuse problems to get second chance

By Abigail Norton

Capital West News

SALT LAKE CITY – Youth with substance abuse problems may get some help from a new House bill that changes the driver’s license suspension time for some alcohol and drug related offenses. 327 more words

SB117: Dyslexia bill would create pilot program

By Melissa Taylor
Capital West News

SALT LAKE CITY – Parents, teachers, and fellow children stood in support of SB117, as Aran Pollard, an 8-year-old Utah student, was recognized by Sen. 435 more words

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HB219: Pilot program may extend to early voting

By Simon Liu
Capital West News

SALT LAKE CITY – The Utah State Senate Revenue and Taxation Committee passed HB219 early last Wednesday, which would allow same-day voter registration during early voting. 414 more words

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Republicans fail to undo "Count My Vote" this session

by Chris Larson
Capital West News

SALT LAKE CITY –The fight over Count My vote is all but finished for this legislative cycle. But the final word on the matter is still very much up in the air. 531 more words

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SB155: Okerlund seeking funds to open children justice centers in Kane and Beaver counties

By Christopher Filanc-Gustafson
Capital West News

SALT LAKE CITY – A bill that would provide a homelike experience for children that have endured some form of child abuse in Kane and Beaver counties has passed the House and is expected to be considered next by a Senate Committee. 354 more words

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SB259: Utah medical marijuana bill gets out of committee with close vote

SALT LAKE CITY — A Senate committee give a favorable recommendation to a controversial bill that would allow the sale of medical marijuana in Utah. 471 more words

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