Governor Gary Richard Herbert's Public Statements


Full Name: Gary Richard Herbert
Current Office: Governor, Republican
First Appointed: 08/11/2009
Last Appointed: 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
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Issue Position: Infrastructure Issue Position: Education Issue Position: State's Rights Issue Position: Economic Development Issue Position: Gun Rights Issue Position: Public Lands Issue Position: Immigration Issue Position: Energy Independence and Utah's Energy Sector Issue Position: Healthcare 7/04/14 Independence Day 7/02/14 Gov. Perry Announces TEF Investment Expanding Maverick Arms Manufacturing in Eagle Pass 6/25/14 Governor's Response to Tenth Circuit Court of Appeals Ruling 6/20/14 Utah Unemployment Rate Drops Again, Hits Lowest Level in Over 5 Years 6/11/14 Utah Stands Out in U.S. Chamber Enterprising States Report 6/10/14 Utah Repeats as Top Spot in Small Business Friendliness Survey 6/09/14 Utah Signs Multi-State MOU for Tourism on Federal Lands 5/26/14 Honoring Those Who Serve this Memorial Day 5/23/14 Governor Orders Flags Lowered in Honor of Memorial Day 5/16/14 Utah Unemployment Rate Drops, Job Growth Holds Steady 5/09/14 Governor's Statement Regarding Recapture Canyon Issue 5/05/14 Governor Declares Public Service Recognition Week 4/24/14 Governor Appoints Justin Fawson to Utah House 4/18/14 Additional Public Hearings For Criminal Justice Policy Review Announced 4/18/14 Gov. Herbert Statement on Utah Jobs Report 4/16/14 Utah Claims Top Ranking in RIch States, Poor States Index for 7th Consecutive Year 4/08/14 Blog: Trade Mission to Mexico: Governors Sign MOU 4/02/14 Gov. Herbert Takes Final Action on Bills from 2014 General Legislative Session 4/02/14 Governor's Mansion Illuminated Blue for World Autism Awareness Day 3/07/14 Utah Unemployment Lowest in More than 5 Years 3/07/14 Utah Unemployment Lowest in More than 5 Years 2/28/14 State Revenues Grow, Sign of Strengthening Economy 2/28/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Army National Guard Cuts 2/27/14 Governor Unveiled an Alternative Plan to Medicaid Expansion - The "Healthy Utah Plan" Fixes the Hole Without Expanding Medicaid 2/13/14 Utah Lauded for Ability to "Manage Uncertainty" 2/12/14 For Stronger National Economy Rely More on State 1/29/14 "Building the Foundation for an Even Better Utah" - 2014 State of the State Address 1/24/14 Utah Unemployment Rate Drops Again 1/10/14 Statement on Same Sex Marriage 1/06/14 Statement on Supreme Court Stay 12/24/13 Letter to Utah's Executive Cabinet - Amendment 3 Ruling 12/23/13 Letter to President Obama, Majority Leader Reid, Speaker Boehner, Minority Leader McConnell, and Minority Leader Pelosi - Clear Path for Trade and Investment 12/23/13 Statements on Judge Shelby's Decision to Decline Motion of Stay 12/20/13 Statement on Federal Court Ruling 12/20/13 Utah Unemployment Rate Continues to Drop 12/06/13 Kansas, Utah Governors to Exchange Gifts Pending the Outcome of the Major League Soccer Championship Game 11/08/13 Governor Issues Executive Order to Spur Hiring of Veterans 11/07/13 Governor Says It's Time to Honor Redford and Sundance 10/31/13 Governor Details Next Steps in State's 50-year Water Strategy Creates Water Strategy Advisory Team 10/16/13 Governor Thanks Legislature for Timely Action 10/15/13 Governor Introduces Clean Air Action Team