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SALT LAKE CITY –Governor Herbert's chief of staff, Derek Miller, has been named president and CEO of the World Trade Center Utah (WTC Utah).  The governor's vision for Utah is to be the best performing economy in the nation and to be recognized as a premiere global business destination. Miller's new role to increase exports and foreign investment will help ensure that vision becomes a reality.

SALT LAKE CITY – Utah Gov. Gary R. Herbert appointed Justin Fawson to Utah House District 7 in the Utah State Legislature.  The appointment comes at the recommendation of the Republican Party delegates who selected Fawson to replace Rep. Ryan Wilcox.

SALT LAKE CITY – The Utah Commission on Criminal and Juvenile Justice will hold three additional public hearings throughout the state. The hearings allow interested parties to share ideas for criminal justice policy changes that should be considered by the Commission as a follow-up to Governor Gary Herbert's charge for reform, given during his 2014 State of the State address.

SALT LAKE CITY — (April 18, 2014) The latest jobs report released today shows Utah's economy added 35,800 jobs over the past 12 months, increasing the job growth rate from 2.5 percent to 2.8 percent.

SALT LAKE CITY - (April 16, 2014) For the seventh consecutive year, Utah has claimed the top ranking in the Rich States, Poor Stateseconomic index. Utah has held the top position in the highly regarded economic index every year since its creation in 2007.

SALT LAKE CITY – (April 4, 2014) Gov. Gary R. Herbert has appointed Richard D. McKelvie to fill a vacancy on the Third District Court.

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