Debate Blog - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/Blogs/debate Stories from The Salt Lake Tribune &copy; 2014 The Associated Press, The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed. Learn more about our privacy policy: http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy. en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Six Degrees of Pulitzer Prize http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogsdebate/57818760-176/http-pulitzer-www-org.html.csp “Welcome to the Academy Awards. Or, as it’s known at my house, Passover.” — Bob Hope, Oscar host, 1968 Ever since I was a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize awaaaay back in 1998, I have cared way too much about who wins The Highest Honor in Journalism. The 2014 awards were announced today, while my name does not appear anywhere on any of the lists, I’ve still got some good news. The Salt Lake Tribune’s prized political cartoonist, Pat Bagley, was named as one of the three finalists by the jur... “Welcome to the Academy Awards. Or, as it’s known at my house, Passover.” — Bob Hope, Oscar host, 1968 Ever since I was a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize awaaaay back in 1998, I have cared way too much about who wins The Highest Honor in Journalism. The 2014 awards were announced today, while my name does not appear anywhere on any of the lists, I’ve still got some good news. The Salt Lake Tribune’s prized political cartoonist, Pat Bagley, was named as one of the three finalists by the jur... <img src="http://mngislctrib.112.2O7.net/b/ss/mngislctrib/1/H.17--NS/0?&pageName=RSS" height="1" width="1" border="0" alt=""/> 57818760@www.sltrib.com Mon, 14 Apr 2014 16:19:02 MDT Across the Punditsphere - Medicaid, Medicare, Obamacare ... http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogsdebate/57807326-176/medicaid-obamacare-http-medicare.html.csp — Rejection of Medicaid reflects an ugliness of spirit — Paul Krugman | The New York Times “ ... But nobody expects to see a lot of prominent Republicans declaring that rejecting Medicaid expansion is wrong, that caring for Americans in need is more important than scoring political points against the Obama administration. As I said, there’s an extraordinary ugliness of spirit abroad in today’s America, which health reform has brought out into the open. “And that revelation, not reform itself — w... — Rejection of Medicaid reflects an ugliness of spirit — Paul Krugman | The New York Times “ ... But nobody expects to see a lot of prominent Republicans declaring that rejecting Medicaid expansion is wrong, that caring for Americans in need is more important than scoring political points against the Obama administration. As I said, there’s an extraordinary ugliness of spirit abroad in today’s America, which health reform has brought out into the open. “And that revelation, not reform itself — w... 57807326@www.sltrib.com Fri, 11 Apr 2014 13:34:02 MDT