Laura Seitz, Deseret News
In our opinion: While Utah did itself no favors, Outdoor Retailer did not negotiate in good faith
Organizations like the Outdoor Retailer group would do well to recognize that choosing a location for regular shows and conventions does not grant it the authority to dictate public policy.
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In our opinion: Shift in understanding obesity could lead to solutions
Utah has a long way to go in the fight against obesity, but a shift in understanding the problem may help lead to more effective solutions.
Scott G Winterton, Deseret News
In our opinion: State's appetite for revenue should not be sated with food tax
When the state moved a decade ago to sharply lower the sales tax on unprepared food, the principal argument for doing so revolved around the disproportionate burden a grocery tax places on low-income families.