Legislative Wrap-Up: What Happened and Why?

Hinckley Insitute Radio Hour — This week on the program, a wrap-up of the 2021 Utah Legislative session that saw major funding bills, tax cuts, criminal justice reform and limits on the governor’s emergency powers. These bills now wait for the signature of Governor Spencer Cox to become law.

Today’s panel discusses all these issues and how the state weathered the pandemic, adapted to working remotely and where we go from here. On today’s panel are Senate President Stuart Adams, Senate Assistant Minority Whip Jani Iwamoto, House Speaker Brad Wilson and House Minority Leader Brian King. Moderating today’s discussion is Jason Perry, Director of the Hinckley Institute.

This forum was recorded on March 8, 2021.