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.



Missed the voter registration deadline? Here's how you can still cast your ballot - 11/4/19

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