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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
Nov. 8, 2013 Governor Issues Executive Order to Spur Hiring of Veterans
Nov. 7, 2013 Governor Says It's Time to Honor Redford and Sundance
Oct. 31, 2013 Governor Details Next Steps in State's 50-year Water Strategy Creates Water Strategy Advisory Team
Oct. 16, 2013 Governor Thanks Legislature for Timely Action
Oct. 15, 2013 Governor Introduces Clean Air Action Team
Oct. 10, 2013 Governor Strikes Deal to Re-open Utah's National Parks, Monuments
Oct. 8, 2013 Governor Urges President to Re-Open Utah's National Parks, Monuments
Sept. 26, 2013 Governor Hosts 2013 Health Summit
Sept. 17, 2013 Governor Announces 2013 Revenue Surplus
Sept. 12, 2013 Governor Responds to Ted Wilson Being Named as UCAIR Director
Aug. 27, 2013 Governor Responds to State Mineral Lease Revenues Decision
Aug. 27, 2013 Governor Responds to SITLA Decision
Aug. 16, 2013 Utah's Expansion Continues Strong and Durable in July
Aug. 13, 2013 Utahn Re-elected as National Association of Sentencing Commissions President and Director
July 24, 2013 Blog: "This is the Right Place"
July 19, 2013 Blog: Rankings Must Be Kept in Perspective
July 16, 2013 Utah Ranked #1 Pro-Business State for 2013
July 12, 2013 Governor Calls Special Legislative Session
July 5, 2013 Governor Departs for United Kingdom Trade Mission
July 3, 2013 Governor Ranked Third in the Nation for Job Creation
June 26, 2013 Governor's Response to the Supreme Court's Defense of Marriage Act Decision
June 24, 2013 State Supports Stricter Vehicle Emission and Fuel Standards
June 21, 2013 Jobs and Surplus Underscore Utah's Economic Strength
June 14, 2013 Governor Issues Statement on Father's Day
June 14, 2013 Governor Authorizes Utah National Guard to Assist in Colorado Wildfires
May 29, 2013 Letter to Chairwoman Dianne Feinstein and Ranking Member Lamar Alexander, Subcommittee on Energy and Water Development
May 21, 2013 Utah Governor Herbert Emphasizes Success of Western States in Land Management
May 17, 2013 Jobs in Utah Continue Steady Climb
April 24, 2013 Utah Completes Greater Sage Grouse Conservation Plan
April 24, 2013 Governor Leads Historic Trade Mission to Israel Includes Visits to Jerusalem, Jaffa, and Ramallah
April 19, 2013 Utah Economy Robust and Rolling
April 15, 2013 Governor Expresses Sympathy for Boston Marathon Victims
April 3, 2013 Governor Will Not Sign Snake Valley Water Agreement
April 2, 2013 The Governor's Mansion is Illuminated Blue For World Autism Awareness Day
March 28, 2013 Governor Names New Head of Corrections
March 22, 2013 Utah Adds Back All Jobs Lost from Recession
March 22, 2013 Governor Takes Action on 2013 Bills
March 22, 2013 Letter to Speaker Lockhart and President Neiderhauser - HB76 Veto
March 14, 2013 What They're Saying: Governors Support GOP Job Training Reform Efforts
March 13, 2013 Governor Congratulates Pope Francis
March 12, 2013 Governor Responds to Congressman Ryan's Proposal
March 6, 2013 Governor on Utah's Economy: "Steady as She Goes"
March 5, 2013 Governors Fight to Keep Wrestling in Olympics
Feb. 25, 2013 Governor Calls Utah's Economy "Largely Resilient"
Feb. 21, 2013 Post: Guiding Principles on Gun Control
Feb. 21, 2013 Post: Market-Based Healthcare Reform: Good for Main Street & Good for Wall Street
Feb. 12, 2013 Governor Wants President to Show Real Leadership
Feb. 6, 2013 Gov. Herbert's Testimony Before the U.S. House Education and Workforce Committee
Feb. 4, 2013 Governor to Testify before Congress on Building an Educated Workforce
Jan. 30, 2013 2013 State of State Address
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