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Press Release: Sponsor makes false claims during House debate on coal port bill

PRESS RELEASEFOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: March 13, 2019 Salt Lake City, UT – Without a House committee hearing, the House of Representatives passed S.B. 248 from Rep. Mike McKell, which, as substituted, streamlines the ability for Utah counties to invest millions of dollars in an out-of-state coal port. During the House debate, Rep. McKell repeatedly claimed

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Medicaid expansion delay will cost Utah millions

The clock is ticking on Medicaid expansion. Beginning January 1, 2014, Utah stands to lose nearly five million dollars in federal tax dollars every single month, according to the Utah Department of Health’s study on medicaid expansion. To be clear, that five million dollars in monthly losses is money that Utahns are already paying in

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