Tag Archives: 2014 Legislature

Behind the Legislative Scorecard – Mero Moment, 4/1/14

Tweet This post is a transcript of a 4-minute weekly radio commentary aired on several Utah radio stations. About 10 years ago, when Sutherland Institute made it a part of our mission to “constructively influence Utah’s decision makers,” we were … Continue reading

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Sutherland releases 2014 Legislative Scorecard and Lifetime Legislator Scores

Tweet SALT LAKE CITY – Sutherland Institute released today its 2014 Legislative Scorecard. Using 17 pieces of legislation considered during the 2014 legislative session for the Senate and 18 for the House (not all bills overlap between chambers), Sutherland produced … Continue reading

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Why Herbert should veto preschool bill – Mero Moment, 3/25/14

Tweet Most people know that Barack Obama has been pushing for universal health care since his initial campaign in 2008. But did you know that universal preschool has been on his implementation list for just as long? The “Preschool for … Continue reading

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Testimony on HB 285 (Alcoholic Beverage Service Amendments)

Tweet Testimony presented by Stan Rasmussen, director of public affairs, Sutherland Institute, on March 4 before the House Revenue and Taxation Standing Committee regarding HB 285 3rd Substitute – Alcoholic Beverage Service Amendments: Thank you Mr. Chair, and good afternoon, … Continue reading

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Testimony on SB 251 (Amendments to Medicaid and Health Care)

Tweet Testimony presented by Derek Monson, director of public policy, Sutherland Institute, on Feb. 27 before the Utah Senate Health and Human Services Committee regarding SB 251 – Amendments to Medicaid and Health Care: Thank you Mr. Chair and members … Continue reading

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Testimony on HB 96 (Utah School Readiness Initiative)

Tweet Testimony presented by Stan Rasmussen, director of public affairs, Sutherland Institute, before the House Education Standing Committee of the Utah Legislature on Feb. 6, 2014, regarding HB 96 – Utah School Readiness Initiative: Thank you, Mr. Vice Chair and … Continue reading

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