Gov. Gary Herbert
Utah became the only state to allow firing squads for executions when Gov. Gary Herbert signed a law approving the method for use when no lethal injection drugs are available, even though he has called it “a little bit gruesome.”
Utah has appealed a federal judge’s ruling that officials must recognize gay marriages that took place in the state after a same-sex marriage ban was overturned.
State wildlife officials are supporting Utah ranchers and county leaders who are threatening to break federal law and round up wild horses this summer if federal officials don’t do it first.
Gov. Gary Herbert says Utah should have more oversight of public lands within state borders.
Top Utah elected officials are praising Nelson Mandela, saying the world has lost one of its greatest leaders.
Gov. Gary Herbert is calling on President Barack Obama to let Utah operate the state’s five national parks.
Gov. Gary Herbert is throwing his support behind a federal program that sets more stringent standards for vehicle emissions.