Statement by Gov. Herbert on Bishop Wester appointment as Archbishop

SALT LAKE CITY (April 27, 2015) – Gov. Gary R. Hebert issued the following statement:

“Bishop Wester has been a tireless champion for those in need and a wise voice on a broad spectrum of policy issues. His departure is a real loss for our state. The people of Utah–Catholics and non-Catholics alike–have been blessed by his selfless service. I wish him well in his new role.”