The IUP Panel on mask mandates, the latest COVID-19 numbers and going back to school

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Salt Lake City, Utah- (ABC4 News) – As the fiery debate over masks continues across the sate, the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints weighs in.

The area presidency is encouraging members to do their part and wear masks, but how is that message being received?

Former House Speaker Greg Hughes and former State Senator Scott Howell dig into that question in this week’s Inside Utah Politics Panel discussion.

They also discuss the latest COVID-19 numbers in Utah and plan for students to go back to school this fall.

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Glen Mills

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For this Beetdigger and Ute it’s an honor to be doing what he loves in his home state! Glen is an award-winning journalist, who joined the ABC4 News team in June 2013. You can catch him anchoring ABC4 News at 5 and 6, Monday through Friday. He also serves as our Senior Political Correspondent, keeping you up to date on issues that impact your life at the city, state and national level. His political reports run throughout the week, and he hosts Inside Utah Politics, Sunday mornings at 8. The Utah Headliners Chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists has recognized Glen as the best government and military television reporter in the state. Before returning home to Utah, he spent 11 1/2 years developing his journalism skills in other states. He held various on-air and management positions at KPVI in Pocatello, Idaho, WGBA in Green Bay, Wisconsin and KKCO in Grand Junction, Colorado during that time. Read More...