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Governor Huntsman Forwards Nominees to the State Senate

News Release
February 2, 2006

Salt Lake City, Utah - Utah Governor Jon M. Huntsman, Jr., has forwarded the following nominees to the Utah State Senate to consider for confirmation on Thursday, February 2, 2006.

Weber Basin Water Conservancy District Board of Directors:

Wayne B. Gibson is reappointed as a member of the Weber Basin Water Conservancy District Board of Directors, a term to expire January 31, 2010.

Governor Huntsman offers condolences to King family

Governor Huntsman selects Ambassadors for Torino

Huntsman, Valentine, Curtis support moratorium on new bond

News Release
January 23, 2006

Salt Lake City -- Governor Jon M. Huntsman, Jr, Senate President John Valentine and Speaker of the House Greg Curtis were recently notified that any significant changes in Utah's sales tax structure could have a negative effect on bonds issued by the State's political subdivisions.

Governor applauds cement accord with Mexico

News Release
January 20, 2006

Huntsman encouraged by Department of Commerce agreement

Salt Lake City, Utah - Gov. Jon M. Huntsman, Jr. commended the Department of Commerce decision to end a 16-year impasse with Mexico regarding cement trade, opening the U.S. market back up to cement from south of the border.

2006 State of the State Address

State of Utah
Governor Jon M. Huntsman, Jr.
State of the State Address
January 17, 2006

Lt. Governor Gary and Jeanette Herbert

President John and Karen Valentine

Speaker Greg and Teresa Curtis

Chief Justice Christine Durham and members of the Utah Supreme Court

Members of the Legislature

Guests and my fellow Utahns,

Governor Huntsman calls for federal investigations into natural gas prices

News Releases
January 13, 2006

Salt Lake City - Governor Jon M. Huntsman Jr. today formally requested investigations into market prices for natural gas. In letters sent today, he called on the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, the Commodities Futures Trading Commission, and the U.S. Senate to initiate investigations into whether market manipulation of gas prices is occurring.

Governor to visit elementary school

News Releases
January 11, 2006

Washington Elementary School will host Tuesday's State of the State Address

BOUNTIFUL - Gov. Jon M. Huntsman, Jr. will visit Washington Elementary School Thursday, discussing state government with fourth graders in preparation for the school's historical hosting of the State of the State Address Tuesday.

Salt Lake City, Utah - Utah Governor Jon M. Huntsman, Jr. has authorized the lowering of the Flag of the United States of America and the Flag of the State of Utah to half staff, Friday, December 23, 2005 in honor of Sgt. Timothy R. Boyce.

Salt Lake City, Utah - Utah Governor Jon M. Huntsman, Jr. has authorized the lowering of the Flag of the United States of America and the Flag of the State of Utah on all state facilities in honor of Spc. Lex S. Nelson.

Salt Lake City, Utah - Gov. Jon M. Huntsman, Jr. and First Lady Mary Kaye Huntsman will celebrate with Utah's adoptive families Saturday at a winter carnival and awards reception honoring LDS Family Services and Commissioner Fred Riley.

Salt Lake City, Utah - Utah Governor Jon M. Huntsman, Jr. has nominated George W. Harmond, Jr. of Helper, Utah, to serve as a judge on the Utah Seventh District Court.

Salt Lake City, Utah - Gov. Jon M. Huntsman, Jr. and First Lady Mary Kaye Huntsman invite the public to the Governor's Mansion in December to kick off the holiday season.

Salt Lake City, Utah - Gov. Jon M. Huntsman, Jr. announced Friday the State of the State address will be held at Washington Elementary School in Bountiful, Utah.

"I want to take a moment to wish the citizens of Utah a Happy Thanksgiving. We have so much to be thankful for this year where we have experienced success and overcome grief.

Louisiana Governor Kathleen Babineaux Blanco sent a letter of thanks to Governor Huntsman for the extraordinary service provided by the Utah National Guard to the citizens of Louisana after Hurricane Katrina.

Salt Lake City, Utah - The Utah State Prison will not be moving from Draper if cost estimates from the draft prison study hold true.

Salt Lake City, Utah - Gov. Jon M. Huntsman, Jr. met with officials in Washington, D.C. today, seeking help with a shortage of cement in Utah, which is blamed for hindering economic growth in the State's building trade sector.

Salt Lake City, Utah - Utah's population reached 2,547,389 persons in 2005, according to the Utah Population Estimates Committee.

 

Salt Lake City, Utah - Utah Governor Jon M. Huntsman, Jr., has announced two new positions within the Governor's communications office.

 

Governor Signs Legacy Legislation

News Release
November 10, 2005

 

Salt Lake City, Utah - The State of Utah is asking the courts to review the Nuclear Regulatory Commission's recent decision to authorize the issuance of an operating license for Private Fuel Storage LLC.

 

Salt Lake City, Utah - Utah Governor Jon M. Huntsman, Jr., is pleased with the legislative approval of the Legacy Parkway settlement.

Salt Lake City, Utah - Utah Governor Jon M. Huntsman, Jr., has forwarded the following nominees to the Utah State Senate to consider for confirmation on Wednesday, November 9, 2005.

Salt Lake City, Utah - Utah Governor Jon M. Huntsman, Jr., along with several representatives from the community, today presented a plan for addressing the anticipated shortfall of funding for heating assistance programs.

Salt Lake City, Utah-Utah Governor Jon Huntsman, Jr. and a delegation from the Consulate General of Canada in Denver will co-host five of Canada's leading biotech firms and a representative from International Trade Canada.

Governor Huntsman to Honor First-Ever Governor's Scholars

News Release
November 02, 2005

 

Top college students invited to mansion event

 

Student Achievement Statewide Townhall Meetings

News Release
November 02, 2005

 

Salt Lake City, Utah - Utah Governor Jon M. Huntsman, Jr., is applauding a new report from the U.S. Census Bureau on computer use. The report shows that Utah ranks highest in the nation in home computer use.

Salt Lake City, Utah - Mike Lee, General Counsel to Utah Governor Jon M. Huntsman, Jr., served as clerk to U.S. Supreme Court Nominee Samuel Alito.

Salt Lake City, Utah - Utah Governor Jon M. Huntsman, Jr. has authorized the lowering of the Flag of the United States of America and the Flag of the State of Utah to fly at half-staff on all State facilities in honor of Rosa Lee Parks.

Salt Lake City, Utah - Utah Governor Jon M. Huntsman, Jr., has named Christine Kearl as his new Deputy for Public Education. "Chris has extensive experience in public education in Utah," said Governor Huntsman.

Salt Lake City, Utah - Utah Governor Jon M. Huntsman, Jr., has forwarded the name, John J. Walton, as a Judge of the Fifth District Court. The Utah State Senate will consider confirmation on Wednesday, October 19, 2005.

Salt Lake City, Utah - Utah Governor Jon M. Huntsman, Jr., new Chief of Staff, Neil Ashdown announced today that Mike Mower has been appointed to serve as Deputy Chief of Staff.

First Lady "Removes" Power in You Billboard Labels to Reveal Website

News Release
October 12, 2005

Salt Lake City, Utah * First Lady Mary Kaye Huntsman revealed the meaning behind the thought provoking Power in You billboards yesterday, by "removing" the labels to reveal the website, powerinyou.org, which also went live yesterday.

Governor Huntsman Announces Transportation Summit

News Advisory
October 12, 2005

 

Salt Lake City, Utah - Utah Governor Jon M. Huntsman, Jr. has announced a change in leadership in his office. Chief of Staff Jason Chaffetz will be leaving in early November to pursue opportunities in the private sector.

Governor Huntsman Rolls Out Income Tax Reform Plan

 

Governor Huntsman Unveils Income Tax Reform Proposal

News Advisory
October 05, 2005

 

Salt Lake City, Utah - Utah Governor Jon M. Huntsman, Jr., today unveiled his proposed income tax reform package. The plan comes after months of deliberations by the Tax Reform Task Force.

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