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I am amazed at the level of perfection the state has achieved under Gov. Gary Herbert. And I'm impressed with the professionalism of the county sheriffs and Highway Patrol troopers.
These are men and women who are willing to put their lives and careers on the line to protect Utahns and their God-given constitutional rights. The least we can do is tell them how much we appreciate them.
There are some who do a great job, and there's the few who give cockroaches a bad rep. But the large majority do a fabulous job. So if you get a chance, send a thank you card to the state or local government employee who you think does a great job and let them know!