Politics - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/csp/cms/sites/sltrib/RSS/rss.csp?cat=Politics Stories from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) <![CDATA[News roundup: Economic optimism fuels approval rating bump for Obama]]> 2424823@www.sltrib.com Tue, 21 Apr 2015 08:12:02 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2424823-155/news-roundup-economic-optimism-fuels-approval <![CDATA[Former Utah Gov. Bangerter remembered fondly as hardworking, caring]]> 2416106@www.sltrib.com Mon, 20 Apr 2015 14:31:28 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2416106-155/former-utah-gov-bangerter-remembered-fondly <![CDATA[Former Utah high school student picked as one person critical to the equal pay movement]]> 2406928@www.sltrib.com Mon, 20 Apr 2015 13:39:38 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2406928-155/former-utah-high-school-student-picked <![CDATA[Prison move prompts Bluffdale, Tooele County to seek state takeover of pricey road projects]]> 2421181@www.sltrib.com Mon, 20 Apr 2015 17:05:05 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2421181-155/prison-move-prompts-bluffdale-tooele-county <![CDATA[Audit blasts Jordanelle water district, questions credit-card use]]> 2420986@www.sltrib.com Mon, 20 Apr 2015 14:31:27 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2420986-155/audit-blasts-jordanelle-water-district-questions <![CDATA[Rolly: Mike Lee's super-PAC buddy lands in super-hot water]]> 2412813@www.sltrib.com Mon, 20 Apr 2015 09:53:45 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2412813-155/rolly-mike-lees-super-pac-buddy-lands <![CDATA[Utah's Indian tribes restaking a claim to their homeland with proposed Bears Ears conservation area]]> 2323600@www.sltrib.com Mon, 20 Apr 2015 13:39:55 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2323600-155/utahs-indian-tribes-restaking-a-claim <![CDATA[At Vernal forum, questions about air pollution, pregnancies, research]]> 2415808@www.sltrib.com Sun, 19 Apr 2015 15:41:35 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2415808-155/at-vernal-forum-questions-about-air <![CDATA[Salt Lake County has no time to waste in preparing for vote]]> 2413496@www.sltrib.com Sun, 19 Apr 2015 20:46:17 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2413496-155/salt-lake-county-has-no-time <![CDATA[Utah World War II veteran receives honor from France]]> 2409496@www.sltrib.com Sun, 19 Apr 2015 15:33:07 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2409496-155/utah-world-war-ii-veteran-receives <![CDATA[Legislature won't override any of Herbert's five vetoes]]> 2413648@www.sltrib.com Fri, 17 Apr 2015 22:15:13 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2413648-155/legislature-wont-override-any-of-herberts <![CDATA[Weekend wars: Traffic will be a doozy in SLC and on freeways in 4 Utah counties]]> 2409123@www.sltrib.com Fri, 17 Apr 2015 18:37:30 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2409123-155/weekend-wars-traffic-will-be-a <![CDATA[Funding plans may make Bangerter Highway, U.S. 89 more like true freeways]]> 2413491@www.sltrib.com Sat, 18 Apr 2015 10:35:34 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2413491-155/funding-plans-may-make-bangerter-highway <![CDATA[Utah road deaths are up, but officials say higher speed limits not the cause]]> 2413076@www.sltrib.com Fri, 17 Apr 2015 17:03:17 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2413076-155/utah-road-deaths-are-up-but <![CDATA[House passes Chaffetz bill to get tougher on tax delinquents]]> 2412840@www.sltrib.com Fri, 17 Apr 2015 11:31:49 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2412840-155/house-passes-chaffetz-bill-to-get <![CDATA[Ralph Becker gets 33 percent in Salt Lake City mayoral poll]]> 2409369@www.sltrib.com Fri, 17 Apr 2015 11:14:29 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2409369-155/ralph-becker-gets-33-percent-in <![CDATA[Utah could get cash from Obama immigration orders to tune of $11M]]> 2408866@www.sltrib.com Fri, 17 Apr 2015 10:18:07 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2408866-155/utah-could-get-cash-from-obama <![CDATA[Kirk Jowers leaving Hinckley Institute of Politics at U.]]> 2409360@www.sltrib.com Fri, 17 Apr 2015 08:31:43 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2409360-155/kirk-jowers-leaving-hinckley-institute-of <![CDATA[Rolly: Mormon critic wins JFK Profile in Courage Award]]> 2408524@www.sltrib.com Fri, 17 Apr 2015 11:14:29 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2408524-155/rolly-mormon-critic-wins-jfk-profile <![CDATA[At 79 and counting, Social Security faces some challenges of aging]]> 2410408@www.sltrib.com Fri, 17 Apr 2015 08:11:33 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2410408-155/at-79-and-counting-social-security <![CDATA[Late Gov. Bangerter regularly advised Herbert, guv says during tribute]]> 2410804@www.sltrib.com Fri, 17 Apr 2015 09:10:41 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2410804-155/late-gov-bangerter-regularly-advised-herbert <![CDATA[Herbert regrets GOP 'infighting,' believes party hopefuls will be on '16 ballot]]> 2410011@www.sltrib.com Thu, 16 Apr 2015 15:56:23 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2410011-155/herbert-regrets-gop-infighting-believes-party <![CDATA[Flags to be flown at half-staff for former Gov. Norm Bangerter; funeral scheduled]]> 2405995@www.sltrib.com Thu, 16 Apr 2015 12:10:31 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2405995-155/flags-to-be-flown-at-half-staff <![CDATA[A bit different than Uber & Lyft, Blacklane starts SLC airport-pickup service]]> 2405410@www.sltrib.com Thu, 16 Apr 2015 10:47:34 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2405410-155/a-bit-different-than-uber- <![CDATA[Dabakis drops out of Salt Lake City mayoral race]]> 2404456@www.sltrib.com Wed, 15 Apr 2015 20:24:09 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2404456-155/dabakis-drops-out-of-salt-lake <![CDATA[UDOT, UTA see bright financial future, thanks to new tax-hike law]]> 2405248@www.sltrib.com Thu, 16 Apr 2015 09:04:03 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2405248-155/udot-uta-see-bright-financial-future <![CDATA[Salt Lake City leaders want tax increase for transportation on November's ballot]]> 2401439@www.sltrib.com Wed, 15 Apr 2015 14:53:05 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2401439-155/salt-lake-city-leaders-want-tax <![CDATA[Mia Love keeps campaign machine humming, raises more than $400,000 so far this year]]> 2405161@www.sltrib.com Thu, 16 Apr 2015 09:04:03 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2405161-155/mia-love-keeps-campaign-machine-humming <![CDATA[Hey, Utah, it's tax day Wednesday -- time for bargains, stress, fatal crashes and many unhappy returns]]> 2386260@www.sltrib.com Wed, 15 Apr 2015 16:01:00 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2386260-155/hey-utah-its-tax-day-wednesday <![CDATA[Former Utah Gov. Norm Bangerter, who was in politics 'for the right reasons,' dies after stroke]]> 2400410@www.sltrib.com Wed, 15 Apr 2015 12:31:36 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/politics/2400410-155/former-utah-gov-norm-bangerter-who <![CDATA[A leader who was not afraid to make tough decisions: Cohorts, rivals react to Bangerter's passing]]> 2401461@www.sltrib.com Wed, 15 Apr 2015 11:00:52 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2401461-155/a-leader-who-was-not-afraid <![CDATA[Take note, Utah travelers, I-15 to close this weekend in Bountiful]]> 2400787@www.sltrib.com Tue, 14 Apr 2015 16:38:40 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2400787-155/take-note-utah-travelers-i-15-to <![CDATA[Citizens United spending $200,000 on Mike Lee ads]]> 2399557@www.sltrib.com Tue, 14 Apr 2015 15:23:18 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2399557-155/citizens-united-spending-200000-on-mike <![CDATA[Rolly: Minus Mia's help, this couple got little Love on Arches hiking tour]]> 2396164@www.sltrib.com Tue, 14 Apr 2015 15:23:18 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2396164-155/rolly-minus-mias-help-this-couple <![CDATA[Marion Kesler, Utahn who survived Pearl Harbor, dies at 95]]> 2399070@www.sltrib.com Tue, 14 Apr 2015 13:10:19 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2399070-155/marion-kesler-utahn-who-survived-pearl <![CDATA[Oh, what a tangled Web -- Dabakis site sends viewers to rival Biskupski's page]]> 2395919@www.sltrib.com Mon, 13 Apr 2015 19:26:44 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2395919-155/oh-what-a-tangled-web- <![CDATA[UTA brass will get bonuses, but how much remains a mystery]]> 2395591@www.sltrib.com Mon, 13 Apr 2015 15:50:30 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2395591-155/uta-brass-will-get-bonuses-but <![CDATA[Mike Lee could be a lock for re-election to Senate]]> 2382612@www.sltrib.com Mon, 13 Apr 2015 13:49:21 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2382612-155/mike-lee-could-be-a-lock <![CDATA[Rolly: Late funding for Orem school, delayed wine order for Salt Lake deli]]> 2385449@www.sltrib.com Mon, 13 Apr 2015 12:11:59 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2385449-155/rolly-late-funding-for-orem-school <![CDATA[Swallow likely to get his state pension whatever happens in criminal case]]> 2387116@www.sltrib.com Mon, 13 Apr 2015 12:11:38 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2387116-155/swallow-likely-to-get-his-state <![CDATA[Utah stepping closer to taking 250,000 tons of radioactive waste -- forever]]> 2351660@www.sltrib.com Mon, 13 Apr 2015 08:53:08 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2351660-155/utah-stepping-closer-to-taking-250000 <![CDATA[Vietnam veteran says Utah won't issue license plate because of risqué number]]> 2389578@www.sltrib.com Sun, 12 Apr 2015 13:02:52 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2389578-155/vietnam-veteran-says-utah-wont-issue <![CDATA[Federal judge deals Utah Republican Party a blow in its challenge of new election law]]> 2386618@www.sltrib.com Sat, 11 Apr 2015 14:42:58 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2386618-155/federal-judge-deals-utah-republican-party <![CDATA[Mike Lee's new challenge: His three best friends are running for president]]> 2385547@www.sltrib.com Fri, 10 Apr 2015 17:18:43 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2385547-155/mike-lees-new-challenge-his-three <![CDATA[Rolly: With a little Love from Mia's staff, hikers get Arches permit]]> 2381455@www.sltrib.com Fri, 10 Apr 2015 12:42:14 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2381455-155/rolly-with-a-little-love-from <![CDATA[Is Count My Vote deal unconstitutional? Judge says he wants to know why]]> 2382024@www.sltrib.com Fri, 10 Apr 2015 12:42:14 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2382024-155/is-count-my-vote-deal-unconstitutional <![CDATA[Despite recent criticism, UTA receives a 74 percent approval rating]]> 2382159@www.sltrib.com Fri, 10 Apr 2015 08:07:30 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2382159-155/despite-recent-criticism-uta-receives-a <![CDATA[GOED to provide incentives to health-care companies and film projects]]> 2382574@www.sltrib.com Fri, 10 Apr 2015 08:07:30 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2382574-155/goed-to-provide-incentives-to-health-care <![CDATA[Budget cuts, loss of 900 IRS jobs in Utah, mean delays, headaches for taxpayers]]> 2379061@www.sltrib.com Thu, 09 Apr 2015 12:31:14 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2379061-155/budget-cuts-loss-of-900-irs <![CDATA[UTA gives itself high marks in annual report card]]> 2378626@www.sltrib.com Thu, 09 Apr 2015 11:07:02 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2378626-155/uta-gives-itself-high-marks-in