Let Me Speak to the Governor

Utah's governor answers your questions, political and otherwise, in a live call-in show.
Let Me Speak to the Governor – June 17,  2021   (37:07) June 17, 2021
In this June 17,  2021 episode of Let Me Speak to the Governor host Maria Shilaos is joined by Governor Spencer Cox to answer live calls and texts from Utah residents. On many callers’ minds this month is concerns regarding the Beehive State’s longstanding drought and what can be done to prevent damage and protect people from the dangers […]
Let Me Speak to the Governor – May 20, 2021   (38:30) May 20, 2021
In this May 2021 episode, Let Me Speak to the Governor host Maria Shilaos is joined by Governor Spencer Cox to answer live calls and texts from Utah residents. They cover topics from tackling education as the coronavirus pandemic wanes, repealing motorcycle laws, and even a teenager looking at how to get involved in local government. (There were some technical […]
Let Me Speak to the Governor – April 15, 2021   (39:01) April 15, 2021
In this April 2021 episode, Let Me Speak to the Governor host Maria Shilaos is joined by Governor Spencer Cox to answer live calls and texts from Utah residents. They cover topics from drought protecting urban design to Utah’s Covid response, state stimulus spending, and more. 
Let Me Speak to the Governor – March 18, 2021   (39:21) March 18, 2021
In this March 2021 episode, Let Me Speak to the Governor host Mara Shilaos is joined by Governor, Spencer Cox to answer live calls and texts from Utah residents. They cover topics from when adults can get their coronavirus vaccinations to the governor’s opinion on rural development. 
Governor Cox’s first Let Me Speak To the Governor – February 18, 2021   (43:11) February 19, 2021
In his first Let Me Speak to the Governor as Utah’s Governor, Spencer Cox joins host Mara Shilaos to answer live calls and texts from Utah residents. From questions regarding the Beehive State’s coronavirus pandemic response to educational funding and infrastructure concerns, he fields a variety of questions from listeners across this beautiful state.  
Governor Herbert’s final Let Me Speak to the Governor – Dec. 17, 2020   (01:00:39) December 17, 2020
In an extended special edition of Let Me Speak to the Governor, Governor Gary Herbert joins Doug Wright to answer live calls and texts from Utah residents for the last time. The episode launches with an interview by Deseret News’ opinion editor and KSL Newsradio host Boyd Matheson on Inside Sources, where the governor is […]
Let Me Speak to the Governor November 19, 2020   (40:31) November 20, 2020
Governor Herbert Joins Tim Hughes and Amanda Dixon for a special morning edition of Let Me Speak to the Governor. He answers questions around the Covid-19 pandemic and the state of the State’s response. 
Let Me Speak to the Governor Sept. 24, 2020   (50:04) September 25, 2020
Governor Herbert joins Maria Shelaos to answer live calls from Utah residents. Todays’ calls centered mainly on issues concerning the current pandemic.
Let Me Speak to the Governor: February 27, 2020   (43:39) February 27, 2020
Governor Gary Herbert joins KSL’s Doug Wright to answer questions from Utah resident’s on topics ranging from transportation to a State-run lottery.   
Let me speak to the Governor January 23, 2020   (54:12) January 23, 2020
With the announcement of the tax bill repeal, Governor Herbert took questions from listeners regarding the future of the bill, and a host of other topics ranging from homeless issues to fuel tax. 
Governor Gary Herbert discusses school safety, growth in Utah, and more   (41:10) August 28, 2019
Governor Gary Herbert joined KSL NewsRadio for his monthly show where he takes listener calls, comments and addresses the latest issues on his mind.
Where is the new labor force going to come from?   (20:09) June 27, 2019
Governor Gary Herbert joined KSL NewsRadio for his monthly show where he takes listener calls, comments and addresses the latest issues on his mind. The governor discussed his thoughts on the surplus,a letter he sent to the Utah Department of Commerce about conversion therapy, road work, the new lane filtering law, and the state retirement […]
How does the Antiquities Act impact Utah?   (11:12) June 27, 2019
Governor Gary Herbert joined KSL NewsRadio for his monthly show where he takes listener calls, comments and addresses the latest issues on his mind. The governor answered questions from Utahns about the Antiquities Act, his thoughts on Mike Conley joining the Utah Jazz, and credit card fraud.
Governor Gary Herbert discusses Lauren McCluskey and Mackenzie Lueck news   (11:31) June 27, 2019
Governor Gary Herbert joined KSL NewsRadio for his monthly show where he takes listener calls, comments and addresses the latest issues on his mind. The Governor discussed the news around Lauren McCluskey’s parents suing the University of Utah and the investigation to find Mackenzie Lueck and what cases like this means for the state of […]
Governor Gary Herbert discusses Utah population growth and taxes   (28:28) May 23, 2019
Governor Gary Herbert joined KSL NewsRadio for his monthly show where he takes listener calls, comments and addresses the latest issues on his mind. Callers chimed in about the growth of Utah and what plans the state has to control and management that aspect of living. Also, taxes are topic and there could be a […]
Governor Gary Herbert discusses the importance of elections   (11:45) May 23, 2019
Governor Gary Herbert joined KSL NewsRadio for his monthly show where he takes listener calls, comments and addresses the latest issues on his mind. The governor opened up the show giving his opening statement about the importance of making sure to be informed and vote and participate in the election process.
Keeping the air clean and fair service taxes   (09:22) February 28, 2019
Governor Herbert takes calls on how we can reduce pollution from heavy trucks and other commercial vehicles as well as making sure taxes on the service industries does not create an unfair advantage.
Staying ahead in the tech sector   (10:34) February 28, 2019
Governor Herbet discusses how other states are trying to get what Utah has and how we stay ahead of the curve in the tech sector.
Protecting cities and people   (11:34) February 28, 2019
Governor Herbert takes calls on taxes and retirement investing, having safe nuclear power options, and how the state protects your personal information.
What’s happening in the current legislative session   (08:53) February 28, 2019
Governor Gary Herbert joins host Doug Wright to discuss what is happening with the current legislative session, including current hot topics around new tax proposals, funding necessary items, and how to sustain economic growth.