Spencer Cox http://kpcw.org en Cox Sworn In As Utah Lieutenant Governor http://kpcw.org/post/cox-sworn-utah-lieutenant-governor <p>SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - Spencer Cox has been sworn in as Utah&#39;s new lieutenant governor, becoming the the eighth person to hold the office.</p><p>Cox took the oath of office at the state Capitol on Wednesday afternoon, shortly after his appointment was approved by the Senate.&nbsp;</p><p>Gov. Gary Herbert selected Cox to replace Greg Bell, who is stepping down to return to the private sector.&nbsp;</p><p>Cox was a freshman Republican lawmaker, attorney and telecommunications executive from Fairview, a small town in Central Utah.</p> Thu, 17 Oct 2013 02:46:00 +0000 KPCW 5499 at http://kpcw.org Cox Sworn In As Utah Lieutenant Governor