Environmental movement’s strong hold on Utah and the West: “It all ends now”

I’m sure many people don’t quite realize what this election has done to the environmental movement in Utah and throughout the United States. Prior to the election, the movement has had a free reign of terror and a choking strong holding on the western states as well as the rest of the United States. But on Tuesday, November 8, 2016, the bullies were stopped. Tuesday will go down in history as the day they were handed their hat and asked to leave the party. Their control and power ended with…

Midday Commentary on Last Night’s News — Nov. 19, 2015

Where the hell to start? Syrian refugees? UTA? National monuments? Oh hey, pot! It was interim yesterday, though to be honest, if you are reading this and didn’t know that, you really need to find another line of work. • An interim committee approved a bill that makes medicinal cannabidiol available to certain Utah patients with certain conditions. It leaves out THC, which is the, shall we say, mind melting part of marijuana. While perhaps a step forward, Sen. Mark Madsen is less than pleased. “[I]t’s folly to pull out…