Tag: college

Utah’s suicide epidemic calls for gun regulations

As a college student who has never handled a gun, firearms play an unusual role in my education. Last spring my roommate came into my room to show me a social media post about a shooting planned to occur on our campus the next day. By the time I got up the following morning, text

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Failure to act on student loan interest rates highlights Congress’s continued disfunction

Salt Lake City – In light of Congress’s failure to prevent an increase in student loan rates, progressive advocacy group Alliance for a Better UTAH has released the following statement. Data on Utah’s own congressional delegation’s college costs can be found after the statement. “Utah’s delegation, with the exception of Congressman Jim Matheson, has once

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RELEASE: Better UTAH Says Love’s Budget “Devastating For Utah”

For Immediate Release: Friday, June 1, 2012 Better UTAH Says Love’s Budget “Devastating For Utah” _________________________________________________________________________ After Congressional Candidate Mia Love’s budget plan was released yesterday, Better UTAH says it will negatively impact hundreds of thousands of Utah families and is devastating for the state. Maryann Martindale, Executive Director of the Alliance for a Better

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