Utah NOW Show Archives: August 2009 Shows
Governor Herbert speaks on a number of issues during the show, including his views on raising taxes for next years budget and how far discrimination ordinances should go. The Governor talks about both sex education and evolution in the public schools, the Snake Valley water resources, and unemployment.
This week on Utah NOW, we're exploring the fate of the Snake Valley groundwater and the proposal to pipe it to Las Vegas. Recently, Utah and Nevada announced an agreement to share the remaining aquifer water. But in this arid desert landscape, some see it as a water grab, not a water share. Join us for a closer look at the future of water in the west.
This week on Utah NOW we're profiling Utah's Lt. Governor designee Greg Bell. Senator Bell is considered a moderate politically...too moderate for conservatives who openly opposed him for the job. We'll talk to the Senator about his ideas and his decision to accept one of the least coveted positions in government.