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Better education starts in our elections

It’s no secret that Utah’s funding of education is lackluster compared to the rest of the country. On average, the United States spends $12,612 on each student. Utah ranks last, spending only $7,179 on each

The hills Mike Lee is willing to let Americans die on

With the 2020 election in the rearview mirror, our sights are already set on 2022 as we work toward unseating one of the most dangerous politicians in Washington. Senator Mike Lee’s career was born and

Tracking the 2021 Legislative Session

2021 General Session Updates

As the 2021 General Session gets underway, follow along and stay up-to-date with what Utah’s legislators are working on this year. Better Utah will be tracking bills and issues, providing updates, and letting Utahns know how they can make sure their voices are heard.

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2020 Legislative Session Review

Progress Report

Lawmakers pass hundreds of bills each year. How many of those bills make Utah a better state for everyone?

We tracked every bill the Legislature passed in the 2020 general session and identified the most important ones. Using our Progress Report, you can get a snapshot at how well your representatives did at building a state that works for all of us.

What We Believe

Our vision for a Better Utah starts with these four cornerstones.

Equal Rights

Issues

Criminal Justice Reform
Women's Rights
LGBTQ+ Rights
Disability Rights
Immigrant Rights
Racial Justice
Reproductive Rights
Indigenous Rights

Strong Communities

Issues

Police Reform
Education
Gun Violence Prevention
Economic Justice
Affordable Housing
Tenants Rights
Healthcare
Public Safety
Child care
Homelessness

Good Government

Issues

Ethics
Voting Rights
Ballot Initiatives
Initiatives
Government Balance
Transparency
Transparency & Accountability
Voting
Redistricting
Checks & Balances
Access to Justice
First Amendment
Independent Judiciary

Sustainable Future

Issues

Clean Energy
Clean Air
Infrastructure
Public Lands
Natural Resources
Public Transit
Sustainability
Progressive Tax Reform
Water Conservation
Environmental Conservation

Equal Rights

Criminal Justice Reform
Women's Rights
LGBTQ+ Rights
Disability Rights
Immigrant Rights
Racial Justice
Reproductive Rights
Indigenous Rights

Strong Communities

Police Reform
Education
Gun Violence Prevention
Economic Justice
Affordable Housing
Tenants Rights
Healthcare
Public Safety
Child care
Homelessness

Good Government

Ethics
Voting Rights
Ballot Initiatives
Initiatives
Government Balance
Transparency
Transparency & Accountability
Voting
Redistricting
Checks & Balances
Access to Justice
First Amendment
Independent Judiciary

Sustainable Future

Clean Energy
Clean Air
Infrastructure
Public Lands
Natural Resources
Public Transit
Sustainability
Progressive Tax Reform
Water Conservation
Environmental Conservation

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