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[So-called 'Tampon tax' exemption defeated]]> 3524704@www.sltrib.com Thu, 11 Feb 2016 00:33:55 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/3524704-155/so-called-tampon-tax-exemption-defeated <![CDATA[Utah Democrats say GOP is upending balance on two key committees]]> 3524738@www.sltrib.com Wed, 10 Feb 2016 21:46:07 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/3524738-155/utah-democrats-say-gop-is-upending <![CDATA[Utah lawmakers reject bill to cut UTA out of future tax hikes]]> 3524590@www.sltrib.com Wed, 10 Feb 2016 21:46:07 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/3524590-155/utah-lawmakers-reject-bill-to-cut <![CDATA[Bill would name House office building after Speaker Lockhart]]> 3524405@www.sltrib.com Wed, 10 Feb 2016 18:09:56 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/3524405-155/bill-would-name-house-office-building <![CDATA[Legislative committees, Thursday, Feb. 11]]> 3520136@www.sltrib.com Wed, 10 Feb 2016 21:46:07 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/3520136-155/legislative-committees-thursday-feb-11 <![CDATA[Legislators say Utah wants the Olympics again]]> 3523583@www.sltrib.com Wed, 10 Feb 2016 23:09:20 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/3523583-155/legislators-say-utah-wants-the-olympics <![CDATA[Request could advance controversial Book Cliffs highway]]> 3523055@www.sltrib.com Wed, 10 Feb 2016 18:09:56 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/3523055-155/request-could-advance-controversial-book-cliffs <![CDATA[Utah senator says 'Women in the Economy' commission is patronizing to women]]> 3523964@www.sltrib.com Wed, 10 Feb 2016 18:08:30 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/3523964-155/utah-senator-says-women-in-the <![CDATA[Utah bill would protect gunmakers, sellers from lawsuits]]> 3524036@www.sltrib.com Wed, 10 Feb 2016 21:46:07 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/3524036-155/utah-bill-would-protect-gunmakers-sellers <![CDATA[New category of licensed Utah vehicles approved: 'autocycles']]> 3523261@www.sltrib.com Wed, 10 Feb 2016 19:14:53 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/3523261-155/new-category-of-licensed-utah-vehicles <![CDATA[Money sought to upgrade Utah State Fair Park]]> 3523093@www.sltrib.com Wed, 10 Feb 2016 19:14:53 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/3523093-155/money-sought-to-upgrade-utah-state <![CDATA[Postal deliverers could become Utah emergency workers]]> 3523257@www.sltrib.com Wed, 10 Feb 2016 18:09:56 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/3523257-155/postal-deliverers-could-become-utah-emergency <![CDATA[After Mormon church says no to medical marijuana, supporters may look to voters]]> 3519550@www.sltrib.com Wed, 10 Feb 2016 14:38:48 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/3519550-155/after-mormon-church-says-no-to <![CDATA[Many Utah cities blocking new liquor stores, leading to lack of funding in Herbert's budget]]> 3522669@www.sltrib.com Wed, 10 Feb 2016 15:42:23 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/politics/3522669-155/many-utah-cities-blocking-new-liquor <![CDATA[Sen. Urquhart wants to abolish Utah's 'broken' death penalty]]> 3518829@www.sltrib.com Wed, 10 Feb 2016 08:20:33 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/3518829-155/sen-urquhart-wants-to-abolish-utahs <![CDATA[Oops. Senate misses budget deadline -- by 4 minutes]]> 3518634@www.sltrib.com Wed, 10 Feb 2016 07:47:34 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/3518634-155/oops-senate-misses-budget-deadline- <![CDATA[Rolly: Mormon church balks at increased water testing at Scout camps]]> 3518197@www.sltrib.com Wed, 10 Feb 2016 14:38:48 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/3518197-155/rolly-mormon-church-balks-at-increased <![CDATA[Contentious gun bill won't appear in 2016 session]]> 3519680@www.sltrib.com Tue, 09 Feb 2016 22:06:14 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/3519680-155/contentious-gun-bill-wont-appear-in <![CDATA[Legislative committees, Wednesday, Feb. 10]]> 3515125@www.sltrib.com Wed, 10 Feb 2016 10:35:25 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/3515125-155/legislative-committees-wednesday-feb-10 <![CDATA[County moves toward new offices for the DA]]> 3519695@www.sltrib.com Wed, 10 Feb 2016 08:20:32 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/3519695-155/county-moves-toward-new-offices-for <![CDATA[Child prostitution bill goes to full House]]> 3519681@www.sltrib.com Tue, 09 Feb 2016 21:53:51 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/3519681-155/child-prostitution-bill-goes-to-full <![CDATA[Bill to address Utah Fairpark's future expected to be out soon]]> 3519208@www.sltrib.com Wed, 10 Feb 2016 08:20:32 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/3519208-155/bill-to-address-utah-fairparks-future <![CDATA[Smartphone Utah driver license of the future?]]> 3519483@www.sltrib.com Tue, 09 Feb 2016 23:04:19 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/3519483-155/smartphone-utah-driver-license-of-the <![CDATA[Officials seek reforms after Utah youths e-cig use quintuples in 5 years]]> 3518054@www.sltrib.com Tue, 09 Feb 2016 21:53:51 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/3518054-155/officials-seek-reforms-after-utah-youths <![CDATA[Biskupski keeps Riley as airport boss to pilot $1.8B makeover]]> 3518643@www.sltrib.com Tue, 09 Feb 2016 21:53:51 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/3518643-155/biskupski-keeps-riley-as-airport-boss <![CDATA[Mormon church opposition to marijuana bill changes at least one vote]]> 3515194@www.sltrib.com Wed, 10 Feb 2016 14:38:48 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/3515194-155/mormon-church-opposition-to-marijuana-bill <![CDATA[Former Utah Gov. Leavitt urges state not to repeat 'tragic' history of foster care]]> 3515192@www.sltrib.com Tue, 09 Feb 2016 12:19:44 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/3515192-155/former-utah-gov-leavitt-urges-state <![CDATA[Legislative committees, Tuesday, Feb. 9]]> 3514945@www.sltrib.com Tue, 09 Feb 2016 13:59:31 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/3514945-155/legislative-committees-tuesday-feb-9 <![CDATA[House OKs bill aimed at expanding kindergarten]]> 3515253@www.sltrib.com Tue, 09 Feb 2016 13:59:31 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/3515253-155/house-oks-bill-aimed-at-expanding <![CDATA[Conservative groups, legislators square off over online sales tax]]> 3504169@www.sltrib.com Tue, 09 Feb 2016 21:53:51 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/3504169-155/conservative-groups-legislators-square-off-over <![CDATA[Trolley Square shooting victim begs Utah Legislature for Medicaid expansion]]> 3515137@www.sltrib.com Tue, 09 Feb 2016 08:07:15 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/3515137-155/trolley-square-shooting-victim-begs-utah <![CDATA[Bill advances to boost charter school funding by $40 million]]> 3514998@www.sltrib.com Mon, 08 Feb 2016 18:51:52 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/3514998-155/bill-advances-to-boost-charter-school <![CDATA[Bill OK'd to allow daily updates of election vote counts]]> 3514043@www.sltrib.com Mon, 08 Feb 2016 18:51:52 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/3514043-155/bill-okd-to-allow-daily-updates <![CDATA[Majority Whip plans to request $27 million to fight homelessness]]> 3514174@www.sltrib.com Mon, 08 Feb 2016 18:51:52 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/3514174-155/majority-whip-plans-to-request-27 <![CDATA[Live anthrax? Not a big deal, says the Utah lab that got some]]> 3496121@www.sltrib.com Mon, 08 Feb 2016 14:52:09 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/3496121-155/live-anthrax-not-a-big-deal <![CDATA[Rolly: Ammon Bundy's handiwork behind anti-BLM fire video]]> 3504080@www.sltrib.com Mon, 08 Feb 2016 14:19:55 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/3504080-155/rolly-ammon-bundys-handiwork-behind-anti-blm <![CDATA[No shortage of candidates for Millcreek City mayor]]> 3500012@www.sltrib.com Sun, 07 Feb 2016 20:39:22 MST http://www.sltrib.com/home/3500012-155/no-shortage-of-candidates-for-millcreek <![CDATA[Legislative committees, Monday, Feb. 8]]> 3500295@www.sltrib.com Mon, 08 Feb 2016 14:19:55 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/3500295-155/legislative-committees-monday-feb-8 <![CDATA[After Finicum funeral, Cliven Bundy encourages more Utah ranchers to tear up grazing permits]]> 3507655@www.sltrib.com Sun, 07 Feb 2016 13:13:59 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/3507655-155/after-finicum-funeral-cliven-bundy-encourages <![CDATA[Mormon church against Madsen's Utah marijuana bill; 'no objection' to other measure]]> 3505422@www.sltrib.com Wed, 10 Feb 2016 14:38:48 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/3505422-155/mormon-church-against-madsens-utah-marijuana <![CDATA[After emotional debate, panel OKs Utah bill declaring porn a health crisis]]> 3505458@www.sltrib.com Mon, 08 Feb 2016 14:19:55 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/3505458-155/after-emotional-debate-panel-oks-utah <![CDATA[Mountain Accord seeks immediate solutions for traffic in canyons]]> 3504632@www.sltrib.com Sun, 07 Feb 2016 10:46:47 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/3504632-155/mountain-accord-seeks-immediate-solutions-for <![CDATA[House panel backs requiring judges to have law degrees]]> 3505523@www.sltrib.com Mon, 08 Feb 2016 14:19:55 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/3505523-155/house-panel-backs-requiring-judges-to <![CDATA[Cities, Salt Lake County to settle 2012 traffic-death suit]]> 3505399@www.sltrib.com Sun, 07 Feb 2016 10:46:47 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/3505399-155/cities-salt-lake-county-to-settle <![CDATA[Physician-lawmaker introduces 'Healthy Utah' style Medicaid-expansion bill]]> 3505289@www.sltrib.com Sun, 07 Feb 2016 10:46:47 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/3505289-155/physician-lawmaker-introduces-healthy-utah-style-medicaid-expansion <![CDATA[Utah lawmakers grounding drones that interfere with fighting wildfires]]> 3504890@www.sltrib.com Fri, 05 Feb 2016 16:57:08 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/3504890-155/utah-lawmakers-grounding-drones-that-interfere <![CDATA[Utah's guest worker law, never implemented, may be repealed]]> 3504710@www.sltrib.com Fri, 05 Feb 2016 20:39:36 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/3504710-155/utahs-guest-worker-law-never-implemented <![CDATA[Rolly: Squeaky wheel? Story about Utah carmaker missing from TV station's website]]> 3499328@www.sltrib.com Fri, 05 Feb 2016 11:43:56 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/3499328-155/rolly-squeaky-wheel-story-about-utah <![CDATA['We're not trying to ban masturbation,' says Sen. Todd Weiler (video)]]> 3501170@www.sltrib.com Fri, 05 Feb 2016 17:05:46 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/politics/3501170-155/were-not-trying-to-ban <![CDATA[New mayor pushes back on 'scrutiny' of personnel changes at SLC City Hall]]> 3499558@www.sltrib.com Fri, 05 Feb 2016 11:43:56 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/3499558-155/new-mayor-pushes-back-on-scrutiny