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Governor's Monthly News Conference
"I fully expect this year that our legislature will robustly fund public education once again, my recommendations was a 4.5% weighted pupil unit increase which is the basic unit of funding education and a $292 million in new...

January 25, 2020
"Education has been my number one budget priority since I've been in office, and we've done very good by education." Governor Herbert

November 8, 2019
"If you want a good job get a good education, that's a truism. That is in fact truth. So that's why our emphasis on education is so much. Get a good education, get a good job." Governor Herbert

August 25,2019
"We want you to go to school and do two things today, one is to learn something, and two, is to make new friends." Governor Herbert

July 2, 2019
"We talked about the importance of serving mankind, not based on their religion or their non-religion, but their humanity and seeing what can we all do as our responsibilities to lift people up, and to help them have a better...

May 30, 2019
"U.S. News and World Report talked about us being the third best education system in America and number two when it comes to higher education, second only to Massachusetts." Governor Herbert

March 3, 2019
"There's commitments by the legislature to make sure that they fund appropriately public education which as you know has been historically my number one budget priority." Governor Herbert

January 27, 2019
 "It might be of interest for you to know that we will introduce probably over 1,000 bills. We'll probably pass, again if history's any example, over 500 bills.   And 85% of those bills will be passed virtually...

November 18, 2018
"I think we have a responsibility, in fact, to appreciate different points of view, respect different points of view, engage with civility and respect..." Governor Herbert