SALT LAKE CITY — Gov. Gary Herbert will officiate the wedding Monday evening of a Democratic state lawmaker.

Herbert’s office says the Republican governor will perform the wedding of state Rep. Karen Kwan of Taylorsville and public school teacher Travis Lee Dahl at the state Capitol.

The governor’s office says Herbert is honored to have been asked to be a part of the ceremony.

In addition to local government officials and religious officials, the governor, lieutenant governor, and top lawmaker in the House and Senate are all able to solemnize marriages in Utah.