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Editorial board awards ‘thumbs’

Editorial board awards ‘thumbs’

Published Nov 19, 2011 01:01AM MDT

Women in politics • Women need better representation in Utah government. To that end, a group called Real Women Run is organizing to encourage more women to run for public office in the Beehive State. The statistics are grim: Among the 104 members of the Utah House and Senate, only 18 are women. And the trend is opposite what it should be. Two years ago there were 23 women in the Legislature. And at present there are no women following the examples of former Attorney General Jan Graham or former...

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