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Current Climate Change Debate on Tuesday's Access Utah

HB 77, sponsored by Rep. Kraig Powell R-Heber City, was defeated in committee last week. The bill would have defined climate change as a human-caused phenomenon. We’ll debate climate change on Tuesday’s Access Utah.  We invite to to continue the discussion via email at, on Twitter @utahpublicradio and at

Our guests will include:

Rep. Kraig Powell, R-Heber City

Rep. Mike Noel, R-Kanab

Peter Cannon, Utah Eagle Forum Vice President for Legislative Affairs

Dr. Robert Davies, Physicist for the Utah Climate Center

Stephen Trimble, Writer and Photographer

Tom Williams worked as a part-time UPR announcer for a few years and joined Utah Public Radio full-time in 1996. He is a proud graduate of Uintah High School in Vernal and Utah State University (B. A. in Liberal Arts and Master of Business Administration.) He grew up in a family that regularly discussed everything from opera to religion to politics. He is interested in just about everything and loves to engage people in conversation, so you could say he has found the perfect job as host “Access Utah.” He and his wife Becky, live in Logan.