The Beehive State’s urbanized core is now home to major research universities and high tech companies. Utah also has vast wild spaces, five national parks, and stunning red rock formations. Utah is also a national leader in long-term fiscal management. Legislation enacted in April 2014 strengthens the state’s work to understand and mitigate revenue volatility.
By the numbers
4.4% drop in rate of employment between 2007 and 2013
31.6% share of state budget coming from federal funds in 2012
2,500 age of many of the bristlecone pine trees in Wah Wah Mountains
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Utah is a national leader in long-term fiscal management. Legislation enacted in April 2014 further strengthens the state's work to understand and mitigate revenue volatility, which is a key element in the prudent stewardship of finances. Read More
A May 2011 report, Measuring Transportation Investments: The Road to Results, found considerable differences among the 50 states and the District of Columbia. Just 13 states are leading the way overall, with goals, performance measures and data that decision makers can use to choose cost-effective policy options and ensure the likelihood of a strong return for taxpayers. Utah was one of 13 states... Read More
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