Rebecca Chavez-Houck
Bringing 30+ years of public and community service to work on societal change.



A trusted voice

Ready, willing, and able to responsibly provide context and balance on many issues affecting our community.



The IUP Panel on House resolutions, ICE raids and the immigration debate - 7/21/19

Census Director tells Utahns citizenship question will not be used against immigrants - 5/7/19

The IUP Panel on tax reform and abortion bills - 3/3/19

Ranked Choice Voting coming to Utah? City leaders are deciding - 12/18/18

In the final public hearing on Prop. 2 replacement bill, medical cannabis advocates blast ‘compromise’ - 11/26/18

Hearing brings anger over medical marijuana compromise bill - 11/26/18

State Representative Rebecca Chavez-Houck on her decision to retire - 5/27/18


Utah Cities Will Experiment With Ranked Choice Voting Next Year - 12/27/18


Stressing security, U.S. census chief urges Utahns to take part in 2020 survey - 5/7/19

Sen. Mike Lee blocks a public lands bill. A few cities embrace ranked-choice voting. Plus, what's Jason Chaffetz spouting off about now? - 12/26/18

Utah House Democrats hold public forum on medical marijuana, Proposition 2 - 10/24/18

Gehrke: Would ranking candidates work better than head-to-head elections? Let’s give it a shot and see. - 9/23/18

Utah election reform law aims to remove barriers to voting, boost turnout - 4/21/18

Utah Hispanic lawmakers blast Trump administration over census citizenship question - 3/31/18

Utah’s Latino legislators blast plans for Census to ask if respondents are U.S. citizens - 3/30/18

House committee advances bill requiring more polling places, other changes for voters 2/20/18

Commentary: A flawed Census could hurt Utah’s rural areas and marginalized communities - 1/26/18

Op-ed: Leave Utah's monuments alone - 11/23/17

Op-ed: Ranked Choice Voting can help Utah elections - 6/11/17

Lawmakers consider letting voters rank choices for candidates - 2/22/17

Newly filed bill would remove incapacitated elected officials - 2/14/17

House committee buries 'death with dignity' bill - 2/9/17

Chaffetz plans to block new D.C. assisted suicide law - 1/10/17

From Hill to home: Understanding key issues - 3/12/16

Bills to boost eligible ballots advance through House committee - 2/11/15

Centro de la Familia to celebrate 30th year of service - 4/8/05