HB 157, the Justice Reinvestment Bill would provide state inmates with anger management, GED counseling , and prepare inmates for life outside jail. Rep. Val Potter discuses the bill and cognitive behavior therapy for inmates.
A new bill introduced by Rep. Brad Daw, House Bill 195 would allow the use of medical marijuana in Utah. Daw discusses a companion bill that will allow the Utah Dept of Agriculture to grow marijuana for research purposes. Learn more about the bill and how it has been influenced by other states.
Mammograms are not as accurate as one might expect. A characteristic many women carry plays a factor into how reliable a mammogram can be. Learn about dense tissue and what lawmakers are doing as discussed by Rep. LaVar Christensen. Later Christensen later discuses HB 366, a measure aimed at combating the Opioid crisis.
The need to take time away from work to deal with family illness, personal illness or caring for a new child is the focus of discussion for Rep. Rebecca Edwards. Edwards discusses paid family and medial leave for workers as well as the rise of discrimination in the workplace claims sparked by the me to movement.