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Utah to require masks in schools, not statewide, amid surge (copy)

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Utah will require masks in schools as they reopen in the fall, but Republican Gov. Gary Herbert stopped short of a statewide mandate Thursday.

No votes yet in "as long as it takes" Nevada budget session

If Democrats propose a tax increase to safeguard funding for schools or Medicaid reimbursements for speciality care, they will need to swing one Republican vote in the Senate.