Local Headlines 2-2-15

Salt Lake Tribune

Op-ed: H-1B visa reform will ensure America retains its innovative status

Op-ed: My company is disruptive, but it shouldn’t be banned in Utah

Op-ed: No reason to rush a Utah anti-discrimination law

Editorial: HB80 balances states’ rights and responsibilities

Editorial: Utah leaders waste time bashing the feds

Romney’s friends say he’s far from retired despite not running in 2016

Fairpark asks lawmakers to endorse stadium deal

Utah Gov. Gary Herbert favors moving prison to Salt Lake City, lawmaker says

Lawmakers question governor’s highways-to-schools funding shift

Democrats say Utah would be different if they were in charge

Lawmakers worry about bill to ban deceptive photos in ads

Rolly: Legislature moves when LDS Church shifts

Could new investigators shine light on corruption in Utah?

Dispute with tech startup Zenefits stains Utah’s pro-business reputation

UTA officials’ travel down, still extensive

How to help Utah college students graduate on time: Keep tuition low

Deseret News

Frank Pignanelli & LaVarr Webb: Our thoughts on LDS statements on religious liberties, anti-discrimination laws

Drew Clark: The beams and motes of getting healthier air in Utah

Robert Bennett: Cut Hollywood some slack when it comes to ‘political’ bio-pics

Op-ed: Prison Relocation Committee needs to see why prison should stay in Draper

John Florez: Businesses can become schools by linking workplace learning with classwork learning

Editorial: House bill would expedite liquid natural gas exports

Editorial: Fairness for all: Religion liberty protections and LGBT anti-discrimination laws

Romney decision not to run again disappoints some Utah supporters

Committee deliberating Utah State Fairpark’s future

Utah lawmakers hear latest plea for tighter regulations: steeper tax on e-cigarettes

Democratic lawmakers see religious freedom, nondiscrimination as separate issues

Utah’s ‘toolbox’ addresses homelessness ‘very well,’ Labor secretary says

Charter students celebrate their choice in education with Utah lawmakers

State GOP chairman wants caucus, not a primary

Does Herbert prefer Salt Lake site for prison? Lawmaker backs off claim

Jackie Biskupski kicks off campaign for Salt Lake City mayor

Utah agencies partner to share high-resolution map information

LDS position on gay, religious rights may influence state legislatures around the U.S.

Higher ed performance funding poses ‘tough task’ for lawmakers

Other

Mike Lee: A Fresh Opportunity on Health Care Reform (Daily Herald)

How Utah Republicans feel about Mitt Romney not running (Daily Herald)

Cache Valley Republicans react to Mitt Romney’s decision to stay out of presidential race (Logan Herald Journal)

Legislators give update on current session (Logan Herald Journal)

Mitt Romney would have been great president, Summit County GOP says (Park Record)