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Gary Herbert's Public Statements

Full Name: Gary Richard Herbert
Office: Governor (UT), Republican
First Appointed: 08/11/2009
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2016
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Jeanette; 6 Children: Nathan, Kimberli, Shannon, Daniel, Heather, Bradley
Birth Date: 05/07/1947
Birth Place: American Fork, UT
Home City: Orem, UT
Religion: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints
Date Title
Issue Position: State's Rights
Issue Position: Immigration
Issue Position: Gun Rights
Issue Position: Infrastructure
Issue Position: Education
Issue Position: Energy Independence and Utah's Energy Sector
Issue Position: Public Lands
Issue Position: Economic Development
Issue Position: Healthcare
July 22, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Immigration Crisis
July 18, 2014 Utah Posts Another Strong Jobs Report
July 18, 2014 Governor's Response Regarding the U.S. Supreme Court Decision
July 16, 2014 Utah Named #1 Again, and Again, and Again
July 15, 2014 Governor's Response to the Arrests of Former Attorneys General
July 14, 2014 Gov. Herbert Named Vice Chair of National Governors Association
July 14, 2014 Putting the Best Interest of Our Students First
July 4, 2014 Independence Day
July 2, 2014 Gov. Perry Announces TEF Investment Expanding Maverick Arms Manufacturing in Eagle Pass
June 25, 2014 Governor's Response to Tenth Circuit Court of Appeals Ruling
June 20, 2014 Utah Unemployment Rate Drops Again, Hits Lowest Level in Over 5 Years
June 11, 2014 Utah Stands Out in U.S. Chamber Enterprising States Report
June 10, 2014 Utah Repeats as Top Spot in Small Business Friendliness Survey
June 9, 2014 Utah Signs Multi-State MOU for Tourism on Federal Lands
May 26, 2014 Honoring Those Who Serve this Memorial Day
May 23, 2014 Governor Orders Flags Lowered in Honor of Memorial Day
May 16, 2014 Utah Unemployment Rate Drops, Job Growth Holds Steady
May 9, 2014 Governor's Statement Regarding Recapture Canyon Issue
May 5, 2014 Governor Declares Public Service Recognition Week
April 24, 2014 Governor Appoints Justin Fawson to Utah House
April 18, 2014 Additional Public Hearings For Criminal Justice Policy Review Announced
April 18, 2014 Gov. Herbert Statement on Utah Jobs Report
April 16, 2014 Utah Claims Top Ranking in RIch States, Poor States Index for 7th Consecutive Year
April 8, 2014 Blog: Trade Mission to Mexico: Governors Sign MOU
April 2, 2014 Gov. Herbert Takes Final Action on Bills from 2014 General Legislative Session
April 2, 2014 Governor's Mansion Illuminated Blue for World Autism Awareness Day
March 7, 2014 Utah Unemployment Lowest in More than 5 Years
March 7, 2014 Utah Unemployment Lowest in More than 5 Years
Feb. 28, 2014 State Revenues Grow, Sign of Strengthening Economy
Feb. 28, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Army National Guard Cuts
Feb. 27, 2014 Governor Unveiled an Alternative Plan to Medicaid Expansion - The "Healthy Utah Plan" Fixes the Hole Without Expanding Medicaid
Feb. 13, 2014 Utah Lauded for Ability to "Manage Uncertainty"
Feb. 12, 2014 For Stronger National Economy Rely More on State
Jan. 29, 2014 "Building the Foundation for an Even Better Utah" - 2014 State of the State Address
Jan. 24, 2014 Utah Unemployment Rate Drops Again
Jan. 10, 2014 Statement on Same Sex Marriage
Jan. 6, 2014 Statement on Supreme Court Stay
Dec. 24, 2013 Letter to Utah's Executive Cabinet - Amendment 3 Ruling
Dec. 23, 2013 Letter to President Obama, Majority Leader Reid, Speaker Boehner, Minority Leader McConnell, and Minority Leader Pelosi - Clear Path for Trade and Investment
Dec. 23, 2013 Statements on Judge Shelby's Decision to Decline Motion of Stay
Dec. 20, 2013 Statement on Federal Court Ruling
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