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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
Jan. 25, 2013 Governor Signs Executive Order to Ensure Homes Receive Needed Propane
Jan. 23, 2013 Governors, Premier Wall Urge President Obama to Approve Keystone XL Pipeline
Jan. 23, 2013 Governor and Outdoor Industry Association Unveil Utah's Outdoor Recreation Vision Jan 23 2013
Dec. 21, 2012 Utah Job Growth Surges Ahead of Nation Dec 21 2012
Dec. 14, 2012 Governor Expresses Sympathies for Connecticut Shooting Victims
Dec. 12, 2012 Forbes Names Utah Best For Business for Third Straight Year
Oct. 18, 2012 Utah Unemployment Drops to 5.4%
Oct. 16, 2012 PACE Plan
Oct. 15, 2012 Governor Introduces PACE Plan at Education Summit
Oct. 3, 2012 Herbert, Hatch Announce Waiver for Greater Flexibility for Child Welfare Funding
Sept. 26, 2012 Governor Awards Park City High School as Top AP School School Ranked the Highest with 43 Percent of Students Passing AP Courses
Sept. 14, 2012 Governor Announces Utah Retains AAA Bond Rating One of Only Seven States to Earn 'Triple-Triple'
Sept. 13, 2012 Governor Orders Flags Lowered in Honor of Ambassador to Libya
Sept. 7, 2012 Governor Named to National Governors Association Education and Work Force Committee
Sept. 7, 2012 Governor Orders Flags Lowered for September 11
Sept. 7, 2012 Blog: Low Cost Energy Found Here
Aug. 23, 2012 Gov. Herbert Ready to Lead on Energy, Praises Gov. Romney's Vision
Aug. 15, 2012 Governor Supports Water Rights Negotiations with Goshute Tribe
Aug. 14, 2012 Gov. Herbert to Host Annual Gala, Welcome New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie
Aug. 11, 2012 Governor Calls Romney-Ryan Team Exactly What the Nation Needs
Aug. 8, 2012 Jay Evensen - What Really Counts When Getting Waiver from Washington?
Aug. 1, 2012 Gov. Herbert Reaffirms the Importance of Hill Air Force Base
July 31, 2012 The Washington Times - The Statehouse, Not White House, Should Lead on Health Reform
July 25, 2012 KSL - Groups Disagree Over Power ALEC Holds with State Lawmakers
July 20, 2012 Governor Orders Lowering of Flags for Colorado Shooting Victims Follows Presidential Proclamation
July 20, 2012 Blog: Solar Solutions and Fixed Energy Costs Grow Jobs
July 20, 2012 Governor Responds to New State Employment Numbers Data Shows Steady Increase in Jobs
July 17, 2012 Utah Public Employees' Association endorses Gov. Herbert
July 13, 2012 NSF Awards Utah $20M to Boost Statewide Research Infrastructure Multi-University Effort Aims to Manage and Protect State's Water Resources
July 9, 2012 Gov. Herbert Re-election Campaign Names New Communication Director
July 2, 2012 Governor Says No Legislation Necessary to Enhance Wildfire Protection
June 30, 2012 Letter to Religious Leader
June 28, 2012 Governor Issues Statement on Supreme Court Ruling on PPACA Calls for Consumer-Driven Reforms
June 26, 2012 Governor Moves Forward with Changes to DABC Signs Special Session Bills, Approves New DABC Director
June 25, 2012 Governor's Statement Regarding Supreme Court Ruling on Arizona Immigration Law
June 18, 2012 Governor Calls Special Legislative Session
June 15, 2012 Gov. Herbert: Jobs Data Confirms Utah is On the Right Track
June 13, 2012 Governor in DC to Tout Utah as Standout State for Economic Recovery Utah
June 12, 2012 Governor Assumes Helm of Western Governors' Association Outlines Energy Initiative as the Focus of His Term
June 7, 2012 Governor Tells Bloomberg That Businesses Thrive in Utah
June 1, 2012 People Back to Work Faster in Utah than in Nearly All Other States
May 31, 2012 Governor Signs Executive Order Reducing Idling from State Vehicles
May 27, 2012 Governor Encourages Utahns to Fly the US Flag on Memorial Day
May 24, 2012 Governor Selects New Adjutant General of Utah National Guard
May 15, 2012 Governor Details Comprehensive State Response to Data Breach
May 4, 2012 Governor Herbert, Utah Congressional Delegation Comment on New Federal Hydraulic Fracking Rule
April 27, 2012 Governor Herbert Hosts Fellow Governors at Rocky Mountain Roundtable
April 27, 2012 Governor Hickenlooper, 12 Other Governors Send Letter to Promote Natural Gas Vehicle Development
April 12, 2012 Utah Named Top State for Economic Outlook, Fifth Year in a Row
April 11, 2012 Governor Calls for Independent Audits in Wake of Medicaid Data Breach
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