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A year since Dobbs, these are the many ways states are protecting abortion

Friday, June 23, 2023

Abortion access has declined dramatically nationwide, but many states have further protected abortion by enacting "shield laws," allocating funding, stockpiling medication and repealing old laws.


Police in Sacramento are asking for the public's help after a mass shooting

Monday, April 04, 2022

Sacramento's second mass shooting of the year took place over the weekend. Six people died. The shooting prompted President Biden to urge Congress to enact a set of gun control measures.


States with diverse tax revenue streams see their budgets bounce back

Friday, October 08, 2021

This time last year, state revenue outlooks were tanking. Some states with high income-earners, such as California, are seeing budget surpluses like they haven't seen in decades.


California will require all students be vaccinated once approved by FDA

Saturday, October 02, 2021

California Gov. Gavin Newsom is mandating that all eligible students be vaccinated against COVD-19 once fully approved by the FDA. The requirement could take effect as early as January of 2022.


Newsom Keep His Job After A Majority Of California Voters Reject The Recall

Wednesday, September 15, 2021

California Gov. Gavin Newsom defeated a Republican effort to recall him. It appears his handling of the COVID-19 pandemic was the No. 1 issue for voters. Newsom said he was humbled by the results.


Gov. Newsom Keeps His Seat As A Majority Of California Voters Reject The Recall

Tuesday, September 14, 2021

According to the AP, voters have decided not to recall California Democratic Gov. Gavin Newsom. He will remain the leader of the country's most populous state until at least 2023.


As The Delta Variant Rages, Calls Grow For Vaccine Mandates

Tuesday, July 27, 2021

An increasing number of cities, states, counties and hospitals are making COVID-19 vaccines mandatory. But not all health care workers are on board.


Coronavirus Surge Prompts California To Implement Strict Measures

Monday, December 07, 2020

Tens of millions of Californians are under a stay-at-home order, as that state counts more than a million COVID-19 cases and hospital beds fill up with coronavirus patients.


Utah Is Latest State To Ban LGBTQ 'Conversion Therapy'

Thursday, January 23, 2020

This week, Utah became the 19th state to ban so-called "conversion therapy," a widely discredited practice that aims to change a person's sexual orientation or gender identity.


Before Impeachment Trial Begins, A Trump-Romney Relationship Review

Friday, January 17, 2020

With the impeachment trial of President Trump set to begin next week, one Republican senator to watch will be Mitt Romney of Utah. He has long raised questions about Trump's conduct.


Democratic Utah Rep. Ben McAdams Says He Will Vote To Impeach President Trump

Wednesday, December 18, 2019

This week Rep. Ben McAdams, a Democrat from Utah, said he would vote to impeach President Trump. His district voted for Trump in 2016.


Sen. Mitt Romney Continues To Be A Vocal Critic Of President Trump

Thursday, October 10, 2019

Sen. Mitt Romney, often a critic of President Trump, told reporters Thursday that asking Ukraine and China to investigate Joe Biden was wrong and Trump's decision to pull out of Syria was "tragic."


Utah First In The Nation To Lower Its DUI Limit To .05 Percent

Wednesday, December 26, 2018

Utah will make history on Dec. 30 by being the first state to lower its blood alcohol content limit for drunken driving to .05 percent, just in time for New Year's Eve.


Democrats In Utah Could Gain A Bit More Power, If Redistricting Measure Passes

Tuesday, October 30, 2018

Utah is considering measures this fall to change how political boundaries are drawn. It's an overwhelmingly Republican state, but voters seem to support a measure that could give Democrats more power.


Mitt Romney On The Campaign Trail Again

Sunday, June 24, 2018

Mitt Romney is making another run for office, this time for Senate in Utah. Voters there are excited to see the former presidential candidate running again.


Choir's Performance At Trump Inauguration Divides Mormons

Monday, January 02, 2017

The Mormon Tabernacle Choir will perform at the inauguration of Donald Trump. That move is not going over well with some members of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.