— Proposition 3, on the ballot this November, is an expansion of the Medicaid program, which is jointly funded by the Utah state and federal government.  If passed, an additional 150,000 Utahns will have access to affordable healthcare through Medicaid, and it will bring $800 million of federal tax dollars Utahns already pay back into our state to pay for the expansion.  The expansion will add approximately 14,000 new jobs, and this new economic activity will add $1.7 billion to Utah’s …

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— Have you had this conversation with family or friends, “Wow, can’t believe it is 2016 already.  What happened to 2015?  Doesn’t it seem time is passing faster?” I clearly remember being in a high school assembly in 1966 when our principal said, “You are the generation that will see the year 2000.”  That seemed like such a far away event, and yet here we are starting 2016! Change is the constant and not just change, but fast change. And isn’t …

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