Local Headlines 12-21-18

Deseret News

Op-ed: Don’t forget tax reform for small businesses

Editorial: Both sides deserve blame should government shutdown occur

Federal courthouse in Salt Lake City could soon bear name of Sen. Orrin Hatch

U.S.-Russia relationship moving in wrong direction, Ambassador Jon Huntsman Jr. says

After Utah slaying, lawmaker wants to expand liability when borrowed guns kill or injure

Utah Sen. Mike Lee applauds U.S. pullout from Syria, Rep. Chris Stewart calls it a mistake

A.G.’s office responds to court petition seeking referendum on medical marijuana compromise bill

Salt Lake Tribune

In a surprise tribute, the Senate votes to name Salt Lake City’s federal courthouse after retiring Sen. Orrin Hatch

Enrollment in the Obamacare marketplace dips slightly in Utah after the repeal of the individual mandate

Sen. Mike Lee sinks a big public lands package because Congress won’t stop presidents from creating national monuments in Utah

Other

Salt Lake Chamber rep visits Roy, Ogden, North Ogden, warns of housing shortage (Standard-Examiner)