House Speaker Lockhart Dies

becky lockhart(Provo, UT)  —  Colleagues are remembering House Speaker Becky Lockhart as Utah’s “Iron Lady.”  Republican Senator Curt Bramble of Provo says Lockhart will “be remembered as one of the great leaders of Utah.”  He added, quote, “She’s a very strong lady, but one of her strengths was to allow her colleagues to be the best that they could be.”  Lockhart died Saturday at her home from the rare neurodegenerative brain disease known as Kreutzfeldt-Jakob Disease, or CJD.  Lockhart was the first woman to serve as Utah’s House

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