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[Measure pushing environmental, air issues at new prison site is a nonstarter]]> 4968299@www.sltrib.com Tue, 21 Feb 2017 20:29:25 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/4968299-155/measure-pushing-environmental-air-issues-at <![CDATA[Utah leaders acknowledge immigrants' contribution to state's economy]]> 4966627@www.sltrib.com Tue, 21 Feb 2017 20:29:25 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/4966627-155/utah-leaders-acknowledge-immigrants-contribution-to <![CDATA[Environmental groups want the governor to veto wood-burning bill]]> 4968179@www.sltrib.com Tue, 21 Feb 2017 20:29:25 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/4968179-155/environmental-groups-want-the-governor-to <![CDATA[Bill advances to stop 'surprise billing' for medical emergencies]]> 4968335@www.sltrib.com Tue, 21 Feb 2017 18:48:00 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/4968335-155/bill-advances-to-stop-surprise-billing <![CDATA[Chaffetz probes Bryce Canyon tweet welcoming Bears Ears]]> 4967844@www.sltrib.com Tue, 21 Feb 2017 18:22:01 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/4967844-155/chaffetz-probes-bryce-canyon-tweet-welcoming <![CDATA[In initial vote, Senate supports extending motorcycle helmet law up to age 21]]> 4968214@www.sltrib.com Tue, 21 Feb 2017 20:29:25 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/4968214-155/in-initial-vote-senate-supports-extending <![CDATA[Bill stripping party diversity requirements from state boards wins final passage]]> 4968147@www.sltrib.com Tue, 21 Feb 2017 16:48:00 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/4968147-155/bill-stripping-party-diversity-requirements-from <![CDATA[House approves allowing concealed gun permits for Utahns as young as 18]]> 4967744@www.sltrib.com Tue, 21 Feb 2017 20:29:25 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/4967744-155/house-approves-allowing-concealed-gun-permits <![CDATA[Bill stalls to allow removing officials for mental incapacity]]> 4966918@www.sltrib.com Tue, 21 Feb 2017 20:29:25 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/4966918-155/bill-stalls-to-allow-removing-officials <![CDATA[Bill advances to study, prevent homelessness among children]]> 4966543@www.sltrib.com Tue, 21 Feb 2017 20:29:25 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/4966543-155/bill-advances-to-study-prevent-homelessness <![CDATA[Uranium tailings were once found at proposed Salt Lake City homeless shelter site -- though records show apparent cleanup]]> 4963835@www.sltrib.com Tue, 21 Feb 2017 20:29:25 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/4963835-155/uranium-tailings-were-once-found-at <![CDATA['Not My President's Day' rally brings out 200 protesters in Utah's capital city]]> 4963471@www.sltrib.com Tue, 21 Feb 2017 07:31:55 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/4963471-155/not-my-presidents-day-rally-brings <![CDATA[Trump isn't the right guy, but he's the guy for the right, says Utah's Sen. Mike Lee]]> 4964011@www.sltrib.com Tue, 21 Feb 2017 09:57:04 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/4964011-155/trump-isnt-the-right-guy-but <![CDATA[Rolly: Ghost of liquor laws past haunting Utah's Capitol to scare up support for Zion Curtain]]> 4942379@www.sltrib.com Mon, 20 Feb 2017 21:50:29 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/4942379-155/rolly-ghost-of-liquor-laws-past <![CDATA[Utah immigrants hunker down in wake of Trump's expanded federal raids]]> 4941575@www.sltrib.com Tue, 21 Feb 2017 10:38:12 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/4941575-155/utah-immigrants-hunker-down-in-wake <![CDATA[Food-tax hike part of tax-reform package eyed by Senate Republicans]]> 4955949@www.sltrib.com Tue, 21 Feb 2017 08:39:28 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/4955949-155/food-tax-hike-part-of-tax-reform-package <![CDATA[Committee passes bill that some say would discourage reports of campus sex assaults]]> 4955652@www.sltrib.com Mon, 20 Feb 2017 08:01:14 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/4955652-155/committee-passes-bill-that-some-say <![CDATA[Montana wants to host Outdoor Retailer show]]> 4959129@www.sltrib.com Mon, 20 Feb 2017 13:59:46 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/4959129-155/montana-wants-to-host-outdoor-retailer <![CDATA[Lawmaker says writer of viral 'breadwinner' letter didn't read his equal pay bill]]> 4956617@www.sltrib.com Sat, 18 Feb 2017 16:28:50 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/4956617-155/lawmaker-says-writer-of-viral-breadwinner <![CDATA[Panel advances bill that would help state collect online sales tax]]> 4956808@www.sltrib.com Mon, 20 Feb 2017 13:59:46 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/4956808-155/panel-advances-bill-that-would-help <![CDATA[Utah House committee OKs 'Stand Your Ground' self-defense bill]]> 4956630@www.sltrib.com Sun, 19 Feb 2017 16:49:04 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/4956630-155/utah-house-committee-oks-stand-your <![CDATA[Trusting in Trump, Utah lawmakers back off suing for public-land control]]> 4956555@www.sltrib.com Sun, 19 Feb 2017 21:47:06 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/4956555-155/trusting-in-trump-utah-lawmakers-back <![CDATA[Push to ban paid signature gathering halted after state lawyers warn it is unconstitutional]]> 4951663@www.sltrib.com Sat, 18 Feb 2017 13:46:05 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/4951663-155/push-to-ban-paid-signature-gathering <![CDATA[House dumps plan to put fate of daylight saving time in voters' hands]]> 4955581@www.sltrib.com Fri, 17 Feb 2017 18:44:01 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/4955581-155/house-dumps-plan-to-put-fate <![CDATA[With or without Outdoor Retailer, leaders press on with convention center hotel]]> 4950914@www.sltrib.com Sun, 19 Feb 2017 16:06:32 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/4950914-155/with-or-without-outdoor-retailer-leaders <![CDATA[Not a dissenting vote in House approval of rape-kits testing mandate]]> 4955994@www.sltrib.com Sun, 19 Feb 2017 14:11:07 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/4955994-155/not-a-dissenting-vote-in-house <![CDATA[Legislature will have nearly $100 million more than expected for budget]]> 4956404@www.sltrib.com Fri, 17 Feb 2017 17:21:17 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/4956404-155/legislature-will-have-nearly-100-million <![CDATA[Utah House dumps effort to restrict 'noncompete' agreements]]> 4956230@www.sltrib.com Fri, 17 Feb 2017 16:24:01 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/4956230-155/utah-house-dumps-effort-to-restrict <![CDATA[Utah lawmakers push through bill auditor could use to seize mystery fund]]> 4956027@www.sltrib.com Fri, 17 Feb 2017 15:21:00 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/4956027-155/utah-lawmakers-push-through-bill-auditor <![CDATA[Bill giving liquor agency a $1M safety net heads to final vote]]> 4955358@www.sltrib.com Sun, 19 Feb 2017 10:26:51 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/4955358-155/bill-giving-liquor-agency-a-1m <![CDATA[House votes to spend $350k on its own federalism refresher courses]]> 4955605@www.sltrib.com Fri, 17 Feb 2017 14:51:50 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/4955605-155/house-votes-to-spend-350k-on <![CDATA[Holladay leaders vow to obey the law, pay Utah sales tax on online purchases]]> 4955331@www.sltrib.com Sun, 19 Feb 2017 10:19:57 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/4955331-155/holladay-leaders-vow-to-obey-the <![CDATA[Democrat draws warning over claim GOP-backed bill meant to shore up Republican control]]> 4955427@www.sltrib.com Sun, 19 Feb 2017 13:35:21 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/4955427-155/democrat-draws-warning-over-claim-gop-backed <![CDATA[Rolly: Salt Lake City honors its last Republican mayor, who served four decades ago]]> 4941419@www.sltrib.com Sun, 19 Feb 2017 11:19:01 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/4941419-155/rolly-salt-lake-city-honors-its <![CDATA[Senate panel OKs marijuana research bill]]> 4951996@www.sltrib.com Fri, 17 Feb 2017 14:51:50 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/4951996-155/senate-panel-oks-marijuana-research-bill <![CDATA[Panhandling ... er, pedestrian safety ... bill advances in Utah Senate]]> 4955171@www.sltrib.com Sat, 18 Feb 2017 21:41:11 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/4955171-155/panhandling-er-pedestrian-safety- <![CDATA[Utah homeowner associations may be forced to allow solar panels]]> 4955157@www.sltrib.com Fri, 17 Feb 2017 14:51:50 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/4955157-155/utah-homeowner-associations-may-be-forced <![CDATA[Don't hold town-hall meetings, Utah GOP leader says; Chaffetz disagrees]]> 4952542@www.sltrib.com Sat, 18 Feb 2017 16:28:49 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/4952542-155/dont-hold-town-hall-meetings-utah-gop <![CDATA[State earned income tax credit again proposed for working poor]]> 4952412@www.sltrib.com Fri, 17 Feb 2017 14:51:50 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/4952412-155/state-earned-income-tax-credit-again <![CDATA[From refugee to college degree: New U.S. citizens graduate with help from University of Utah]]> 4946121@www.sltrib.com Fri, 17 Feb 2017 09:57:05 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/4946121-155/from-refugee-to-college-degree-new <![CDATA[Chaffetz seeks probe of leakers and Flynn's Russian speech]]> 4951193@www.sltrib.com Fri, 17 Feb 2017 14:01:25 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/4951193-155/chaffetz-seeks-probe-of-leakers-and <![CDATA['Zion Curtain' bill could be released on Friday, sponsor says]]> 4951404@www.sltrib.com Fri, 17 Feb 2017 15:03:21 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/4951404-155/zion-curtain-bill-could-be-released <![CDATA[Full House will debate long-term restraining orders after committee OK]]> 4950994@www.sltrib.com Fri, 17 Feb 2017 12:37:59 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/4950994-155/full-house-will-debate-long-term-restraining <![CDATA[Utah House votes to eliminate vehicle safety inspections]]> 4951128@www.sltrib.com Fri, 17 Feb 2017 20:06:34 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/4951128-155/utah-house-votes-to-eliminate-vehicle <![CDATA[Utah native McMullin calls for deep congressional probe of Trump, Russia ties]]> 4947206@www.sltrib.com Fri, 17 Feb 2017 07:20:49 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/4947206-155/utah-native-mcmullin-calls-for-deep <![CDATA[Can 12-year-old truly consent to sex? Question stalls Utah bill]]> 4950816@www.sltrib.com Thu, 16 Feb 2017 13:44:44 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/4950816-155/can-12-year-old-truly-consent-to-sex <![CDATA[Gov. Gary Herbert says President Trump's inexperience shows]]> 4946430@www.sltrib.com Fri, 17 Feb 2017 17:21:17 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/4946430-155/gov-gary-herbert-says-president-trumps <![CDATA[House endorses declaring Spiral Jetty as 'state work of art']]> 4941835@www.sltrib.com Thu, 16 Feb 2017 08:52:13 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/4941835-155/house-endorses-declaring-spiral-jetty-as <![CDATA[Proposal would allow local sales-tax hike for roads, not transit]]> 4947485@www.sltrib.com Thu, 16 Feb 2017 17:55:21 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/4947485-155/proposal-would-allow-local-sales-tax-hike <![CDATA[Street-legal ATVs could be coming to Salt Lake County roads]]> 4947087@www.sltrib.com Thu, 16 Feb 2017 18:39:49 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/4947087-155/street-legal-atvs-could-be-coming-to