VOTE: Who is Utah’s top lobbyist?

Capitol at night

We asked; you nominated. Now it’s time to vote: Who is Utah’s top lobbyist?

A New Lobbyist on the Hill for UEA

Scott Howell is back. After running for the US Senate on the Democratic ticket against Orrin Hatch in 2012, Howell is back on Utah’s Capitol Hill where he served in Utah’s State Senate for three terms, including eight as Democratic leader. This time, Howell is there as a lobbyist for the Utah Education Association, the largest public education employees union in the state, with 18,000 members in its ranks. Republican and Democrat legislators alike were upset by the UEA’s very public firing of Kory Holdaway right before the session, and…