Trump’s Interior nominee needs to challenge status quo

Trump’s Interior nominee needs to challenge status quo

Trump’s Interior nominee needs to challenge status quo 0 Comments Written by Derek Monson  December 21, 2018  Originally published in The Hill. With the resignation of Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke, the public lands, conservation and environmental...
Medicaid Expansion: Informing voters about Proposition 3

Medicaid Expansion: Informing voters about Proposition 3

Medicaid Expansion: Informing voters about Proposition 3 By Derek Monson  November 2, 2018 Medicaid expansion under Proposition 3 is likely to help some Utahns while harming others. When voting on Prop 3, it is important to consider what the initiative does...
Federalism: Where do we go from here?

Federalism: Where do we go from here?

Federalism: Where do we go from here? Written by Derek Monson  September 21, 2018 On Tuesday, I participated in a panel discussion at Utah Valley University on the topic of “Federalism: Where do we go from here?” It was the final panel of a two-day event that...
Masterpiece Cakeshop decision reveals a better way

Masterpiece Cakeshop decision reveals a better way

Masterpiece Cakeshop decision reveals a better way Written by Derek Monson  June 7, 2018  Originally published by the Deseret News. At his home in Colorado, Jack Phillips must be celebrating the Supreme Court’s decision in his favor in Masterpiece...
We must take back DACA debate from political predators

We must take back DACA debate from political predators

We must take back DACA debate from political predators Written by Derek Monson January 12, 2018 Originally published by The Hill. Despite a federal district court ruling blocking the wind-down of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program, there is good...