Updates on Covid-19 Efforts – September 30th

Dear Friends and Neighbors, As I mentioned last week, while we expected cases to increase as schools opened, it is important not to solely focus on case counts but also to review hospital utilization rates, transmission rates and demographics infected. We need to continue making decisions that keep Utahns safe without unintentionally or negatively impacting […]

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August 2020 Special Legislative Session

Dear Friends and Neighbors, Last week, the legislature convened the August 2020 special session. During the session,  the Legislature passed 20 bills on a range of issues, including providing Utahns and Utah businesses financial relief by waiving state income tax on PPP loans and CARES Act money, modifying the 2020 general election process, addressing issues […]

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Updates on Covid-19 Efforts – July 8th

Dear Friends and Neighbors, I hope everyone enjoyed celebrating Independence Day this weekend. It surely was a unique one that we won’t soon forget. While many of the old familiar events were cancelled, it seems like everyone was bound and determined to celebrate with gusto. Freedom is always worth celebrating. Utah has made great progress […]

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Senator Sandall: June 2020 Special Legislative Session

Dear Friends and Neighbors, Last week we celebrated Juneteenth. For those of you who don’t know, this holiday commemorates the emancipation of the last remaining African American slaves in the Confederacy. Considering events of the last few weeks, it made this year’s Juneteenth a little more poignant. As part of our special legislative session, a […]

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April Special Legislative Session – Continued

Dear Friends and Neighbors, Thanks to all of you who have been diligent in following the health guidelines during this pandemic. To achieve the best outcomes in flattening the curve, we need everyone to do their part. We are seeing exciting progress, but we must continue to follow social distancing and sanitizing protocols. As of […]

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Senator Sandall: A Recap of our 2020 Legislative Session

Dear Friends and Neighbors, The 2020 Legislative Session is finished, and it has been an interesting one. Along with many important bills, events in the world and in Utah have create a sense of unrest and anxiety that make some of our issues seem trivial. Most of the bills passed during this legislative session make […]

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Senator Sandall: Week Seven of our Legislative Session

Dear Friends and Neighbors, Week seven of the legislative session has come and gone and we are officially finished with the 2020 General Legislative Session. It has been a productive 45 days. We started a bit slow but finished strong. There were many bills left when the clock struck midnight, but that is the beauty […]

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SENATOR SANDALL: WEEK SIX OF OUR LEGISLATIVE SESSION

Dear Friends and Neighbors, Week 6, the last full week of the 2020 General Legislative Session just wrapped up. Next Thursday at midnight will mark the end of the session. At this point, we’re working to finalize the budget and complete the process of turning ideas into bills and turning those bills into law. Next […]

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SENATOR SANDALL: WEEK FIVE OF OUR LEGISLATIVE SESSION

Dear Friends and Neighbors, With Week 5 of the 2020 Legislative Session over, we are now more than two-thirds of the way done! We have passed a total of 156 bills and they just keep on coming. With than many bills, it can be easy to lose track. Click here to learn more about what has passed […]

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Senator Sandall: Week Four of Our Legislative Session

Dear Friends and Neighbors, With week 4 of the 2020 Legislative Session over, we are now more than half-way done! Monday, the 17th was Washington and Lincoln Day, a Utah state holiday that gave us a much-needed three-day weekend to recharge for the second half of our session. There are a lot of bills still to […]

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Senator Sandall: Week Three of Our Legislative Session

Dear Friends and Neighbors, We have just concluded week 3 of the 2020 Legislative General Session, and what a productive week it was! This week we recognized our Senate Art Contest Winners. We received hundreds of submissions from high school students around the state. The top 20 students were recognized on the Senate floor on […]

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Senator Sandall: Week Two of Our Legislative Session

Dear Friends and Neighbors, The second week of the 2020 Legislative Session is in the books! Committee agendas and reading calendars are filling up with bills in a hurry. Meanwhile, appropriations committees are finalizing the base budgets and will beginning the work on the overall budget for the state. The state’s budget is probably the […]

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Senator Sandall: Week One of Our Legislative Session

Dear Friends and Neighbors, We are just wrapping up the first week of the 2020 General Legislative Session. It has been a busy and exciting week and it’s always a humbling experience to work on behalf of the people who elected me. As a reminder, I will be sending out this newsletter once a week […]

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Utah Senate District 17: Meet, Greet, & Debate

Cache County Republican Party, Utah Senate 17 debate, June 5th, 2018

Topics Opening Statements Ballot Inititiatives Cache Valley Voice Education Funding or System Issue Facebook Tax Exemption Funding Education Pornography Public Health Issue Protecting Cache Valley Water Public Transportation Sales Tax Exemptions School Shootings Tax Policy What Distinguishes You? Closing Statements Candidates for Utah Senate District 17 will be holding a “Meet & Greet”, then will […]

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