After a resolution urging Utah schools to retire Native American mascots failed in the recent Legislative Session, discussions about inclusivity on Utah campuses continue.
Utah will join a handful of states next month as it lifts its statewide mask mandate on April 10.
Utah House passes bill to create a state flag task force to undertake a redesigning of the state flag. A flag design by Jonathan Martin was designated as the official commemorative flag for Utah's 125th anniversary of statehood.
A bill that would have banned transgender students from playing in sports with cisgender teammates has now stalled in the Utah legislature, unlikely to move forward as the session comes to a close.
Federal and local legislatures are proposing minimum wage increases. Small businesses believe that increasing minimum wage will hurt their businesses and the economy, especially after the pandemic.
A bill that would have made amendments to Utah's current laws surrounding the healthcare of transgender youth failed to pass a Utah House committee.