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Utah may not be fully reimbursed for reopening national parks

10/22/2013 7:51am
There's no guarantee the state will get back all of the $1.7 million paid to the federal government to reopen Utah's national parks during the shutdown, a deputy chief of staff to Gov. Gary Herbert said Monday.

Utah auditor wants changes for taxpayer-funded vehicles

10/22/2013 9:14am
It doesn't look like Utah lawmakers will do much about taxpayer funded cars for top state officials, though one elected official wants to change the policy.

Builders of Obama's health website saw red flags

10/22/2013 6:43pm
Crammed into conference rooms with pizza for dinner, some programmers building the Obama administration's showcase health insurance website were growing increasingly stressed. Some worked past 10 p.m., energy drinks in hand. Others rewrote computer code over and over to meet what they considered last-minute requests for changes from the government or other contractors.

'We've got to unify' says Sen. Hatch of GOP after gov't shutdown

10/22/2013 7:39pm
Utah Senator Orrin Hatch said the recent government shutdown hurt the Republican Party, but that they have a plan to bounce back from the bad image.

Columnist George Will goes 'One on One' on state of the Republican Party

10/22/2013 10:45pm
One of the most outspoken conservative journalists in America was in Utah Tuesday. George Will, a Fox News Channel contributor and columnist for the Washington Post, addressed BYU students and then sat down for a "One on One" interview with KSL's Dave McCann.