Record setting rates of domestic violence resulting in death in Utah inspire community resources to address the alarming development. The YWCA of Utah, dedicated to empowering women, provides services to victims of domestic violencediscussed by Director Erin Jemison.
HB 464 would establish a fund of up to $100 million dollars for affordable housing projects in Utah. Rep Gene Davis explains the type of housing that would be built and why housing is such a problem for the state.
Senator Gene Davis discusses his proposal to expand Medicaid, a federal-state program which provides healthcare coverage to low-income families in which the state runs and determines eligibility. The expansion could allow access to quality healthcare for Utah citizens who meet specified criteria. Davis also address resolving homelessness through affordable housing.