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Our View: Thumbs up, thumbs down

Thumbs up: To the dozens of volunteers and participants for making the Vietnam Veterans Welcome Home Parade in Layton a tremendous success. It was a day of...


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Our View: Armor-piercing ammo not needed

There is no logical need to have armor-piercing ammunition used in semi-automatic rifles such as the AR-15 and small-caliber firearms. We oppose a congressional...


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Our View: Taxpayer-funded ATV defense

The Utah Commission for the Stewardship of Public Lands made a big mistake when it supported using taxpayers’ money to assist the legal defense of San...


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Our View: Sports for Washington High

We think it’s a great idea for George Washington High School, the Ogden School District’s alternative high school, to compete in sports and join the...


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Our View: Utah grows some political muscle

According to Utah Policy, an online news site for Utah political junkies, the Beehive State has more political clout than it has ever possessed.  The article,...




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Our View: Hacker defense is no Einstein

It’s bad enough that hackers, presumably from China, managed to get into personal data from the Office of Personnel Management and the Interior Department....


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Our View: Thumbs up, thumbs down

Thumbs up: To the Fairfield Junior High Science Olympiad team. Students from the Kaysville school did their city proud, competing well in a national science...


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Our View: Term limits should be on ballot

There is another effort to impose term limits on some Utah elected officials and appointees. The group Utah Term Limits NOW! wants to limit the governor, lieutenant...


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Our View: Delay sage grouse protection

Utah senators Orrin Hatch and Mike Lee are correct in trying to prevent the greater sage grouse from being protected under the Endangered Species Act.  The...


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Our View: Utah needs Medicaid expansion

The White House released a report that accuses states of missing economic opportunities by refusing Medicaid expansion and the federal dollars that come with...


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