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[Mormon church lobbying in Utah's Capitol -- hardball or light touch?]]> 2323383@www.sltrib.com Sun, 29 Mar 2015 16:30:30 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2323383-155/mormon-church-lobbying-in-utahs-capitol <![CDATA[UDOT asks drivers to put down cellphones]]> 2335593@www.sltrib.com Sun, 29 Mar 2015 09:14:03 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2335593-155/udot-asks-drivers-to-put-down <![CDATA[Former federal water manager proposes tearing down Glen Canyon Dam]]> 2336694@www.sltrib.com Sun, 29 Mar 2015 16:30:30 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2336694-155/former-federal-water-manager-proposes-tearing <![CDATA[Guv signs two bills raising Utah taxes by more than $150 million]]> 2340667@www.sltrib.com Sat, 28 Mar 2015 13:49:06 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2340667-155/guv-signs-two-bills-raising-utah <![CDATA[Herbicide mistake at SLC Cemetery to cost $300,000-plus]]> 2339622@www.sltrib.com Sat, 28 Mar 2015 11:16:59 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/politics/2339622-155/herbicide-mistake-at-slc-cemetery-to <![CDATA[Indian monument dedicated as part of UTA mitigation at site of ancient village]]> 2339781@www.sltrib.com Fri, 27 Mar 2015 22:24:44 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2339781-155/indian-monument-dedicated-as-part-of <![CDATA[Rolly: Utah legislator fires back at firing-squad foe, but move backfires]]> 2332404@www.sltrib.com Fri, 27 Mar 2015 10:58:40 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2332404-155/rolly-utah-legislator-fires-back-at <![CDATA[One of every three Utah farmworkers is an undocumented immigrant]]> 2336288@www.sltrib.com Fri, 27 Mar 2015 14:34:10 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2336288-155/one-of-every-three-utah-farmworkers <![CDATA[Some veterans question naming part of I-15 after Speaker Lockhart]]> 2336938@www.sltrib.com Fri, 27 Mar 2015 14:34:10 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2336938-155/some-veterans-question-naming-part-of <![CDATA[Salazar to challenge Kitchen for Salt Lake City's District 4 council seat]]> 2335722@www.sltrib.com Thu, 26 Mar 2015 23:36:55 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2335722-155/salazar-to-challenge-kitchen-for-salt <![CDATA[Guv signs e-cig bill, white-collar crime registry and more]]> 2328688@www.sltrib.com Thu, 26 Mar 2015 14:16:19 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2328688-155/guv-signs-e-cig-bill-white-collar-crime <![CDATA[St. George, Heber, Vernal, Morgan among nation's growth leaders]]> 2327600@www.sltrib.com Thu, 26 Mar 2015 09:17:02 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2327600-155/st-george-heber-vernal-morgan-among <![CDATA[UTA report: Salaries aren't higher than norm, but retirement and bonuses are]]> 2333177@www.sltrib.com Thu, 26 Mar 2015 08:36:32 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2333177-155/uta-report-salaries-arent-higher-than <![CDATA[Would a Dabakis-Biskupski rift hand Becker a third term?]]> 2332012@www.sltrib.com Thu, 26 Mar 2015 08:59:56 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2332012-155/would-a-dabakis-biskupski-rift-hand-becker <![CDATA[Herbert gives OK for prison-site selection, signs bill trumping Salt Lake City drive-thru ordinance]]> 2333142@www.sltrib.com Thu, 26 Mar 2015 08:59:56 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2333142-155/herbert-gives-ok-for-prison-site-selection <![CDATA[Rolly: Utah turns to award-winning comedy to boost voter registration]]> 2327099@www.sltrib.com Wed, 25 Mar 2015 08:26:07 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2327099-155/rolly-utah-turns-to-award-winning-comedy <![CDATA[Salt Lake City regulations for taxis, ridesharing could soon be moot]]> 2328882@www.sltrib.com Wed, 25 Mar 2015 09:21:26 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2328882-155/salt-lake-city-regulations-for-taxis <![CDATA[Utah governor signs 55 bills into law, brings back firing squad]]> 2324630@www.sltrib.com Tue, 24 Mar 2015 09:00:39 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2324630-155/utah-governor-signs-55-bills-into <![CDATA[Central Utah town welcomes prison expansion]]> 2323710@www.sltrib.com Tue, 24 Mar 2015 07:31:54 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2323710-155/central-utah-town-welcomes-prison-expansion <![CDATA[Rolly: A ticked Dabakis may run for mayor over last-minute sales-tax deal]]> 2314158@www.sltrib.com Tue, 24 Mar 2015 11:13:34 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/politics/2314158-155/rolly-a-ticked-dabakis-may-run <![CDATA[Do recent low fuel prices hurt or help UTA? Agency won't say much]]> 2312111@www.sltrib.com Mon, 23 Mar 2015 12:48:19 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2312111-155/do-recent-low-fuel-prices-hurt <![CDATA[Utah's anti-bias law has teeth Salt Lake City's does not]]> 2307583@www.sltrib.com Sun, 29 Mar 2015 15:24:31 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2307583-155/utahs-anti-bias-law-has-teeth-salt <![CDATA[Mormon leaders, LGBT groups trumpet new anti-bias bill as a 'model']]> 2249270@www.sltrib.com Thu, 26 Mar 2015 19:39:32 MST http://www.sltrib.com/lifestyle/faith/2249270-155/mormon-leaders-lgbt-groups-trumpet-new <![CDATA[Utah sees slow decline in food-stamp recipients]]> 2312090@www.sltrib.com Sun, 22 Mar 2015 19:28:14 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2312090-155/utah-sees-slow-decline-in-food-stamp <![CDATA[Ukrainians in Utah form group to aid those in turmoil]]> 2319147@www.sltrib.com Sun, 22 Mar 2015 18:06:01 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2319147-155/ukrainians-in-utah-form-group-to <![CDATA[James Grey Larkin, former St. George mayor, dies at 77]]> 2318415@www.sltrib.com Sat, 21 Mar 2015 16:59:39 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2318415-155/james-grey-larkin-former-st-george <![CDATA[Survey ranks Salt Lake City's LGBT population 7th among top 50 metro areas]]> 2315479@www.sltrib.com Sat, 21 Mar 2015 13:03:50 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2315479-155/survey-ranks-salt-lake-citys-lgbt <![CDATA[In new book, Utah's Lee says some elected leaders are 'subverting' Constitution]]> 2314700@www.sltrib.com Fri, 20 Mar 2015 21:23:00 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2314700-155/in-new-book-utahs-lee-says <![CDATA[Utah County group aims to keep development, zoning decisions at local level]]> 2311774@www.sltrib.com Sat, 21 Mar 2015 15:14:18 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2311774-155/utah-county-group-aims-to-keep <![CDATA[As voters decide sales tax hike, will UTA controversies hurt?]]> 2307967@www.sltrib.com Fri, 20 Mar 2015 15:19:54 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2307967-155/as-voters-decide-sales-tax-hike <![CDATA[Gov. Herbert eying veto of bill that would block ban on wood burning]]> 2311088@www.sltrib.com Fri, 20 Mar 2015 12:34:08 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2311088-155/gov-herbert-eying-veto-of-bill <![CDATA[E-cig groups claim Utah bill a gift to Big Tobacco]]> 2314546@www.sltrib.com Fri, 20 Mar 2015 15:19:54 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2314546-155/e-cig-groups-claim-utah-bill-a <![CDATA[Rolly: Memo to Becker: Orange doesn't go well with green on St. Pat's Day]]> 2307499@www.sltrib.com Thu, 19 Mar 2015 15:05:01 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2307499-155/rolly-memo-to-becker-orange-doesnt <![CDATA[How the path of the Utah immigration debate turned a corner]]> 2307360@www.sltrib.com Thu, 19 Mar 2015 14:50:24 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2307360-155/how-the-path-of-the-utah <![CDATA[Utah gets a 'B' for online financial transparency]]> 2306706@www.sltrib.com Thu, 19 Mar 2015 08:42:53 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2306706-155/utah-gets-a-b-for-online <![CDATA[Flurry of late bills begs question: Is Utah Legislature doing too much too late?]]> 2305986@www.sltrib.com Wed, 18 Mar 2015 14:08:50 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2305986-155/flurry-of-late-bills-begs-question <![CDATA[House Speaker Hughes expects to reach Medicaid deal]]> 2303269@www.sltrib.com Wed, 18 Mar 2015 08:29:30 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2303269-155/house-speaker-hughes-expects-to-reach <![CDATA[Utah's Stewart: Rogue Secret Service agents should be shipped to 'furthest tip of the Aleutian Islands']]> 2303373@www.sltrib.com Wed, 18 Mar 2015 07:56:25 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2303373-155/utahs-stewart-rogue-secret-service-agents <![CDATA[Death penalty opponents ask Herbert to veto Utah firing squad bill]]> 2302371@www.sltrib.com Tue, 17 Mar 2015 15:02:04 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2302371-155/death-penalty-opponents-ask-herbert-to <![CDATA[Salt Lake City's Becker to Congress: Pass Obama's transportation plan]]> 2302713@www.sltrib.com Tue, 17 Mar 2015 14:46:11 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2302713-155/salt-lake-citys-becker-to-congress <![CDATA[Rolly: Saluting the Utah cop, biker brothers and others who went the extra mile]]> 2248165@www.sltrib.com Tue, 17 Mar 2015 14:00:21 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2248165-155/rolly-saluting-the-utah-cop-biker <![CDATA[Memo to Salt Lake County departments: Expect more audits]]> 2299054@www.sltrib.com Tue, 17 Mar 2015 08:43:36 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2299054-155/memo-to-salt-lake-county-departments <![CDATA[Air quality should've been a priority, House Speaker Greg Hughes says at Trib forum]]> 2300559@www.sltrib.com Tue, 17 Mar 2015 07:48:00 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/politics/2300559-155/air-quality-shouldve-been-a-priority <![CDATA[Rolly: Mitt Romney's new opponent is Evander Holyfield]]> 2248523@www.sltrib.com Mon, 16 Mar 2015 16:20:27 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2248523-155/rolly-mitt-romneys-new-opponent-is <![CDATA[Biskupski rips Becker for linking prison and sales tax hike]]> 2298906@www.sltrib.com Mon, 16 Mar 2015 14:57:37 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/politics/2298906-155/biskupski-rips-becker-for-linking-prison <![CDATA[Little-known history behind Utah's LGBT nondiscrimination law recounted]]> 2295501@www.sltrib.com Sun, 29 Mar 2015 15:24:31 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2295501-155/little-known-history-behind-utahs-lgbt-nondiscrimination <![CDATA[Obama clearly loves cities -- Salt Lake City in particular]]> 2288048@www.sltrib.com Mon, 16 Mar 2015 07:32:43 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2288048-155/obama-clearly-loves-cities-salt <![CDATA[Consultants raking in millions on Utah's anti-fed campaigns]]> 2283816@www.sltrib.com Mon, 16 Mar 2015 15:02:01 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2283816-155/consultants-raking-in-millions-on-utahs <![CDATA[Would Google Fiber bridge the digital divide in Salt Lake City?]]> 2278593@www.sltrib.com Sun, 15 Mar 2015 17:30:30 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2278593-155/would-google-fiber-bridge-the-digital <![CDATA[Prison bill has sweetener that seems tailor-made for Salt Lake City]]> 2289743@www.sltrib.com Sat, 14 Mar 2015 16:17:22 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2289743-155/prison-bill-has-sweetener-that-seems