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[Utah official resigns after charging $25k-plus to watch son play basketball]]> 4838650@www.sltrib.com Thu, 19 Jan 2017 09:52:55 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/4838650-155/utah-official-resigns-after-charging-25k-plus <![CDATA[Audit says former fire authority leaders misused funds; criminal probes recommended]]> 4834326@www.sltrib.com Thu, 19 Jan 2017 09:49:13 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/4834326-155/audit-says-former-fire-authority-leaders <![CDATA[Most Utahns give thumbs-down on Trump, don't like Obama either]]> 4835790@www.sltrib.com Thu, 19 Jan 2017 09:52:55 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/4835790-155/most-utahns-give-thumbs-down-on-trump <![CDATA[Photos: Salt Lake City residents weigh in at the final of three homeless shelter workshops]]> 4834839@www.sltrib.com Thu, 19 Jan 2017 09:49:13 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/4834839-155/photos-salt-lake-city-residents-weigh <![CDATA[Development near Trolley Square moves ahead after City Council OKs rezone]]> 4834880@www.sltrib.com Thu, 19 Jan 2017 09:54:51 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/4834880-155/development-near-trolley-square-moves-ahead <![CDATA[Possible GOP challenger to Rep. Jason Chaffetz emerges]]> 4834811@www.sltrib.com Thu, 19 Jan 2017 09:54:51 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/4834811-155/possible-gop-challenger-to-rep-jason <![CDATA[Hope for Wingpointe Golf Course survives, barely, as Salt Lake City Council blasts administration for lack of progress with FAA]]> 4830341@www.sltrib.com Thu, 19 Jan 2017 09:49:13 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/4830341-155/hope-for-wingpointe-golf-course-survives <![CDATA[Utahns want Chaffetz to probe Trump conflicts, ethics official responds to Chaffetz]]> 4831057@www.sltrib.com Thu, 19 Jan 2017 09:54:51 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/4831057-155/utahns-want-chaffetz-to-probe-trump <![CDATA[Interior nominee: President has power to amend, maybe remove, monument designation]]> 4830270@www.sltrib.com Thu, 19 Jan 2017 07:50:45 MST http://www.sltrib.com/home/4830270-155/interior-nominee-president-has-power-to <![CDATA[Salt Lake City promises report on purchase of $7M Sugar House homeless shelter site]]> 4831888@www.sltrib.com Thu, 19 Jan 2017 09:49:13 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/4831888-155/salt-lake-city-promises-report-on <![CDATA[Utah won't release details on Amazon tax deal, says info would give advantage to competitors]]> 4830230@www.sltrib.com Wed, 18 Jan 2017 20:57:30 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/4830230-155/utah-wont-release-details-on-amazon <![CDATA[Gehrke: Water war between landowners and Salt Lake City flows into Utah Capitol]]> 4831520@www.sltrib.com Thu, 19 Jan 2017 09:38:37 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/4831520-155/gehrke-water-war-between-landowners-and <![CDATA[Trump may tap Utah A.G. Sean Reyes for FTC chair, report says]]> 4830723@www.sltrib.com Wed, 18 Jan 2017 15:51:15 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/4830723-155/trump-may-tap-utah-ag-sean <![CDATA[Bill emerges to replace Utah's unenforceable hate-crimes law]]> 4817564@www.sltrib.com Wed, 18 Jan 2017 12:56:23 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/4817564-155/bill-emerges-to-replace-utahs-unenforceable <![CDATA[Syrian refugee family welcomes new home in Utah, despite bitter cold and Donald Trump]]> 4789823@www.sltrib.com Tue, 17 Jan 2017 20:34:17 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/4789823-155/syrian-refugee-family-welcomes-new-home <![CDATA[Rolly: We shall overcome -- eventually. For years, that was the cry of Utah's MLK Day backers]]> 4817309@www.sltrib.com Tue, 17 Jan 2017 18:28:09 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/4817309-155/rolly-we-shall-overcome-eventually <![CDATA[Chaffetz won't launch 'fishing expedition' into Trump's finances]]> 4823388@www.sltrib.com Tue, 17 Jan 2017 17:02:40 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/4823388-155/chaffetz-wont-launch-fishing-expedition-into <![CDATA[Meet the Utahns going to Washington to celebrate -- and protest -- Trump's inauguration]]> 4812500@www.sltrib.com Tue, 17 Jan 2017 16:43:31 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/4812500-155/meet-the-utahns-going-to-washington <![CDATA[City touts first completed development at ambitious Station Center project]]> 4812772@www.sltrib.com Mon, 16 Jan 2017 12:01:37 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/4812772-155/city-touts-first-completed-development-at <![CDATA[Gehrke: Obama's legacy could be wiped away with real Utahns in the balance]]> 4817966@www.sltrib.com Tue, 17 Jan 2017 08:39:20 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/4817966-155/gehrke-obamas-legacy-could-be-wiped <![CDATA[Utah group The Piano Guys set to perform at Trump's presidential inauguration]]> 4820409@www.sltrib.com Mon, 16 Jan 2017 13:13:17 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/4820409-155/utah-group-the-piano-guys-set <![CDATA[Former presidential candidate O'Malley tells Utah Democrats that Trump ran on 'fear, scapegoating']]> 4817948@www.sltrib.com Mon, 16 Jan 2017 12:45:15 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/4817948-155/former-presidential-candidate-omalley-tells-utah <![CDATA[Idaho voter intimidation case yields no criminal charges]]> 4820844@www.sltrib.com Sat, 14 Jan 2017 15:42:01 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/4820844-155/idaho-voter-intimidation-case-yields-no <![CDATA[Photos: Owl Day provides fair-feather fun]]> 4818102@www.sltrib.com Tue, 17 Jan 2017 11:45:38 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/4818102-155/photos-owl-day-provides-fair-feather-fun <![CDATA[Chaffetz wants to probe ethics of federal ethics director critical of Trump]]> 4817050@www.sltrib.com Sun, 15 Jan 2017 10:02:24 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/4817050-155/chaffetz-wants-to-probe-ethics-of <![CDATA[Video: Semi hits Utah snowplow, sends it over 300-foot embankment]]> 4816775@www.sltrib.com Tue, 17 Jan 2017 08:20:07 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/4816775-155/video-semi-hits-utah-snowplow-sends <![CDATA[Salt Lake City International Airport ranks No. 10 for firearms seized]]> 4817100@www.sltrib.com Sun, 15 Jan 2017 13:26:58 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/4817100-155/salt-lake-city-international-airport-ranks <![CDATA[Trump names Hatch chief of staff as new White House staff secretary]]> 4816172@www.sltrib.com Sat, 14 Jan 2017 18:56:18 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/4816172-155/trump-names-hatch-chief-of-staff <![CDATA[Hatch prods Interior nominee to help 'repair damage' of national monuments]]> 4813918@www.sltrib.com Sat, 14 Jan 2017 13:25:36 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/4813918-155/hatch-prods-interior-nominee-to-help <![CDATA[Rolly: Is Salt Lake County too big for its britches? Some talk about splitting it up]]> 4807853@www.sltrib.com Fri, 13 Jan 2017 19:33:31 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/4807853-155/rolly-is-salt-lake-county-too <![CDATA[Utah law unclear on filling potentially vacant U.S. House seat, legislators working on fix]]> 4812708@www.sltrib.com Sat, 14 Jan 2017 12:35:22 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/4812708-155/utah-law-unclear-on-filling-potentially <![CDATA[Biskupski downplays city-county rift on homeless issues, McAdams requests money from Legislature]]> 4812907@www.sltrib.com Sat, 14 Jan 2017 10:48:02 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/4812907-155/biskupski-downplays-city-county-rift-on-homeless <![CDATA[Residents pack meeting, say only 'solution' for proposed Sugar House homeless shelter is to put it somewhere else]]> 4792311@www.sltrib.com Fri, 13 Jan 2017 08:06:31 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/4792311-155/residents-pack-meeting-say-only-solution <![CDATA[Salt Lake County mayor calls for big changes to city's plan for homeless shelters]]> 4808034@www.sltrib.com Thu, 12 Jan 2017 23:34:03 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/4808034-155/salt-lake-county-mayor-calls-for <![CDATA[SLC Airport sets record for passengers]]> 4803022@www.sltrib.com Thu, 12 Jan 2017 13:19:21 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/4803022-155/slc-airport-sets-record-for-passengers <![CDATA[Poor Utahns face big shortage of affordable housing]]> 4808326@www.sltrib.com Fri, 13 Jan 2017 08:00:25 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/4808326-155/poor-utahns-face-big-shortage-of <![CDATA[County mayor says Biskupski's plan to swiftly close Road Home shelter will have 'disastrous impact' on homeless]]> 4805357@www.sltrib.com Wed, 11 Jan 2017 23:07:31 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/4805357-155/county-mayor-says-biskupskis-plan-to <![CDATA[Utah Rep. Chris Stewart selected to lead House subcommittee on intelligence]]> 4804670@www.sltrib.com Thu, 12 Jan 2017 08:25:44 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/4804670-155/utah-rep-chris-stewart-selected-to <![CDATA[Hatch says Democratic attempts to derail Sessions A.G. nomination doomed]]> 4804574@www.sltrib.com Thu, 12 Jan 2017 08:05:56 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/4804574-155/hatch-says-democratic-attempts-to-derail <![CDATA[Utah Lawmaker abandons bill to avoid abortion fight]]> 4803325@www.sltrib.com Wed, 11 Jan 2017 14:04:31 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/4803325-155/utah-lawmaker-abandons-bill-to-avoid <![CDATA[Salt Lake City unveils 'micro-unit' affordable housing plan -- 250-500 square feet for about $542 monthly]]> 4798915@www.sltrib.com Wed, 11 Jan 2017 11:53:02 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/4798915-155/salt-lake-city-unveils-micro-unit-affordable <![CDATA[Lawmakers worry income tax hike for Utah schools could harm economy, so they offer alternatives]]> 4799641@www.sltrib.com Tue, 10 Jan 2017 20:29:19 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/4799641-155/lawmakers-worry-income-tax-hike-for <![CDATA[Rolly: Private land grab in rural Utah may be a sign of things to come]]> 4789220@www.sltrib.com Mon, 09 Jan 2017 15:07:00 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/4789220-155/rolly-private-land-grab-in-rural <![CDATA[Utah Sens. Orrin Hatch, Mike Lee push to rein in presidential power in wake of Bears Ears]]> 4790531@www.sltrib.com Mon, 09 Jan 2017 15:54:13 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/4790531-155/utah-sens-orrin-hatch-mike-lee <![CDATA[Utah's Chris Stewart walks back 'BS' comment on Russian hacking, says information was withheld]]> 4790326@www.sltrib.com Tue, 10 Jan 2017 12:23:44 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/4790326-155/utahs-chris-stewart-walks-back-bs <![CDATA[Snowbird zip line plan stirs complaints of 'Disneyfication' of mountains]]> 4792305@www.sltrib.com Tue, 10 Jan 2017 08:42:11 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/4792305-155/snowbird-zip-line-plan-stirs-complaints <![CDATA[California critics warn that Utah pension fund's hotel could be used to spy on U.S. agencies if it's sold to Chinese]]> 4785744@www.sltrib.com Sat, 07 Jan 2017 16:35:09 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/4785744-155/california-critics-warn-that-utah-pension <![CDATA[Utah lawmaker proposes to allow gun owners to carry concealed weapons without a permit]]> 4790376@www.sltrib.com Mon, 09 Jan 2017 15:07:00 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/4790376-155/utah-lawmaker-proposes-to-allow-gun <![CDATA[Utah anti-porn bill draws attention of Stephen Colbert]]> 4788968@www.sltrib.com Sat, 07 Jan 2017 21:36:13 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/4788968-155/utah-anti-porn-bill-draws-attention-of <![CDATA[South Ogden councilman votes against booking gay country singer Ty Herndon]]> 4790320@www.sltrib.com Sat, 07 Jan 2017 23:10:14 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/4790320-155/south-ogden-councilman-votes-against-booking