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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
Aug. 1, 2011 Governor Requests Federal Disaster Assistance
July 21, 2011 Governor Responds to Employment Numbers
July 19, 2011 Governor Herbert and Legislative Leaders Sign a Letter to HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius
July 14, 2011 Hearing of the Senate Finance Committee - Perspectives on Medicaid from Select Governors
July 13, 2011 Salt Lake City Ranked Among the Top 15 Cities for Business
July 7, 2011 Governor Herbert Signs Cut, Cap and Balance Pledge
June 22, 2011 Governor Responds to Interior's Economic Impact Report
June 3, 2011 Governor Mobilizes State Resources to Mitigate Flooding
May 13, 2011 Governor Hosts Officials from 30 States at Utah Health Exchange Symposium
May 10, 2011 Governor Responds to Court's Action on Utah's Immigration Enforcement Bill
May 7, 2011 Letter to Utah State Senators
May 7, 2011 Governor Gary R. Herbert Issued the Following Statement Following the Legislature's Vote on HB328:
May 6, 2011 Governor Gary R. Herbert Issued the Following Statement Regarding Today's Veto Override
May 2, 2011 Utah Governor Gary R. Herbert Issued the Following Statement Regarding the Death of Osama bin Laden:
April 29, 2011 State of Utah Files Suit Against Federal Government to Set Aside "Wild Lands" Order
April 28, 2011 Letter to Legislators
April 26, 2011 Governor Authorizes Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control to Reassign $1.4 Million in Agency Funds to Keep Nine State Liquor Stores Open
April 20, 2011 Governor Issues Statement Regarding Congressman's Letter to U.S. Attorney General
April 12, 2011 Governor Herbert Meets with Dai Bingguo, State Councilor of the People's Republic of China
April 12, 2011 Utah Governor to Participate in Tourism Trade Show in China
April 11, 2011 Governor Herbert Leads Trade Mission to China
April 7, 2011 Governor Directs State Agencies to Prepare for Federal Shutdown
April 7, 2011 Governor is Outraged by the Outcome of Johnson's Hearing
April 5, 2011 Governor Pushing to Make Utah More Business-Friendly
March 25, 2011 Governor Responds to Repeal of HB477
March 22, 2011 Governor to Meet with Trade Official to Showcase Utah's Export Success
March 21, 2011 Governor Herbert: Repeal and Replace HB477
March 21, 2011 Governor Calls Special Session to Repeal HB477
March 18, 2011 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - World Energy Costs
March 18, 2011 Governor Unveils Ten-Year Strategic Energy Plan
March 15, 2011 Governor Herbert Signs Immigration Reform Legislation
March 12, 2011 Governor Herbert Offers Condolences and Prayers for Japan
March 1, 2011 Hearing of the House Energy and Commerce Committee - "The Consequences of Obamacare: Impact on Medicaid and State Health Care Reform"
March 1, 2011 Hearing of the House Natural Resources Committee - The Impact of the Administration's Wild Lands Order On Jobs and Economic Growth
March 1, 2011 Utah's Governor Defends Utah's Solutions in Nation's Capital
Feb. 15, 2011 Educational Investment = Economic Return, National Expert Says
Feb. 11, 2011 Governor Herbert Reminds Wall Street to invest on Utah's Main Streets
Feb. 10, 2011 Governor Gary R. Herbert's Remarks to the Heritage Foundation February 10, 2011
Feb. 10, 2011 Governor Herbert Defends Utah's Ability to Solve its Own Problems
Feb. 9, 2011 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Virginia and Florida Health Care Lawsuits
Feb. 7, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Kathleen Sebelius Secreatary U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Feb. 4, 2011 Governor Herbert Affirms Value of Ethnic Affairs Outreach and Dialogue
Jan. 31, 2011 Governor Herbert Appoints Holly Richardson to District 57 House Seat
Jan. 26, 2011 2011 State of the State Address - Governor Gary R. Herbert
Jan. 18, 2011 Governor Tells Feds Utah Knows Best on Healthcare Reform
Jan. 13, 2011 Governor Herbert, Pew Center on the States and Hinckley Institute of Politics Collaborate to Modernize Voter Registration
Jan. 11, 2011 Governor to Host BLM Director Bob Abbey, Wilderness on the Agenda
Jan. 7, 2011 Letter to President Obama, Speaker Boehner, Senator Reid, Senator McConnell, Representative Pelosi and Secretary Sebelius:
Dec. 26, 2010 Governor Herbert, Lt. Governor Bell to Take Oath of Office at State Capitol
Dec. 23, 2010 Governor Expresses Concern, Questions Timing of Interior Department Decision
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