Let the Games Begin!

(cross-posted to Utah Legislature Watch)Today’s opening of the Utah Legislature will bring  a variety of  issues in the spotlight, among them being: The Budget- addressing the “shortfall” and how/if to use the “rainy day” fund and other measures to generate revenue -  and within the budget debate are the hot topics of public and higher … Continue reading Let the Games Begin!

Wave of the future for petitioning: Electronic Signatures

(cross-posted to Utah Legislature Watch)The L.A. Times is reporting today about the Utah group Peoples Right LLC and its current initiative on ethics reform which is getting signatures…. electronically.Legal?  Maybe.  And possibly a precedent for the future.  For now, the state elections office will need to decide if the signatures will be accepted.No state currently … Continue reading Wave of the future for petitioning: Electronic Signatures