Top-10 Utah Political News Stories of 2014 – #2

The Supreme Court declines to hear Utah's appeal of a ruling striking down the state's ban on same-sex marriage, meaning the practice is now legal in Utah. This is our #2 Utah news story of 2014.


Here are the previous stories in the countdown:

#10 – The rehabilitation of Sen. Mike Lee's approval rating

#9 – The increasing clout of Utah's Congressional delegation

#8 – Moving the Utah State Prison

#7 – The 2014 Midterm Elections

#6 – The fight over control of public lands in Utah

#5 – Gov. Gary Herbert unveils his "Healthy Utah" alternative to Medicaid expansion

#4 – The SB54 compromise between lawmakers and the organizers of "Count My Vote"

#3 – Mia Love becomes the first black Republican woman in Congress