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[Greg Hughes: Incoming House speaker scraps his way to top]]> 2084832@www.sltrib.com Sun, 25 Jan 2015 17:37:46 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2084832-155/greg-hughes-incoming-house-speaker-scraps <![CDATA[How to contact your Utah lawmakers]]> 2085514@www.sltrib.com Sun, 25 Jan 2015 17:51:05 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2085514-155/how-to-contact-your-utah-lawmakers <![CDATA[Utah County GOP votes to oppose Herbert's Medicaid expansion]]> 2097371@www.sltrib.com Sun, 25 Jan 2015 10:57:13 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2097371-155/utah-county-gop-votes-to-oppose <![CDATA[Wild-horse activists kicked out of federal meeting in Nevada]]> 2098026@www.sltrib.com Sat, 24 Jan 2015 19:45:02 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2098026-155/wild-horse-activists-kicked-out-of-federal <![CDATA[Medicaid, firing squads -- things to know about the Utah Legislature]]> 2097177@www.sltrib.com Sat, 24 Jan 2015 17:40:12 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2097177-155/medicaid-firing-squads-things-to <![CDATA[Raise Utah's gas tax or reform it? House and Senate divided]]> 2084871@www.sltrib.com Sat, 24 Jan 2015 17:42:55 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2084871-155/raise-utahs-gas-tax-or-reform <![CDATA[Utah's Rep. Bishop pushes GOP bill to waive environmental laws along border]]> 2093507@www.sltrib.com Sat, 24 Jan 2015 11:36:49 MST http://www.sltrib.com/home/2093507-155/utahs-rep-bishop-pushes-gop-bill <![CDATA[After falling for years, Utah highway deaths shot up by 16% in 2014]]> 2093335@www.sltrib.com Fri, 23 Jan 2015 16:59:22 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2093335-155/after-falling-for-years-utah-highway <![CDATA[Becky Lockhart's family honors her as more than Utah's Iron Lady]]> 2094315@www.sltrib.com Fri, 23 Jan 2015 21:24:30 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2094315-155/becky-lockharts-family-honors-her-as <![CDATA[Steam locomotive returning to Heber Valley Railroad]]> 2093624@www.sltrib.com Fri, 23 Jan 2015 14:25:14 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2093624-155/steam-locomotive-returning-to-heber-valley <![CDATA[Washington Insight Column: Utah one of three states Obama hasn't visited]]> 2088873@www.sltrib.com Fri, 23 Jan 2015 13:17:09 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2088873-155/washington-insight-column-utah-one-of <![CDATA[Former House Speaker Becky Lockhart remembered as pioneer, mom, friend]]> 2089015@www.sltrib.com Fri, 23 Jan 2015 13:40:46 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2089015-155/former-house-speaker-becky-lockhart-remembered <![CDATA[Mitt Romney and Jeb Bush to recognize 'awkward' situation in Utah meeting]]> 2088937@www.sltrib.com Fri, 23 Jan 2015 08:39:14 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2088937-155/mitt-romney-and-jeb-bush-to <![CDATA[City Council skeptical of mayor's homeless commission]]> 2088723@www.sltrib.com Fri, 23 Jan 2015 07:28:34 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2088723-155/city-council-skeptical-of-mayors-homeless <![CDATA[Rolly: Politics takes back seat as former foes laud Lockhart]]> 2089490@www.sltrib.com Fri, 23 Jan 2015 07:28:34 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2089490-155/rolly-politics-takes-back-seat-as <![CDATA[Utah's gender gap might not close till 2087]]> 2090246@www.sltrib.com Fri, 23 Jan 2015 11:22:01 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/politics/2090246-155/utahs-gender-gap-might-not-close <![CDATA[Ohio Gov. Kasich promotes balanced budget amendment in Utah visit]]> 2090458@www.sltrib.com Thu, 22 Jan 2015 18:00:03 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2090458-155/ohio-gov-kasich-promotes-balanced-budget <![CDATA[FrontRunner trains open extra restrooms]]> 2090191@www.sltrib.com Thu, 22 Jan 2015 16:30:02 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2090191-155/frontrunner-trains-open-extra-restrooms <![CDATA[Amid 2016 chatter, Mitt Romney and Jeb Bush to meet in Utah]]> 2088494@www.sltrib.com Thu, 22 Jan 2015 13:49:43 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2088494-155/amid-2016-chatter-mitt-romney-and <![CDATA[Utah judicial nominee lauded in hearing]]> 2085505@www.sltrib.com Thu, 22 Jan 2015 10:46:28 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2085505-155/utah-judicial-nominee-lauded-in-hearing <![CDATA['Lethal loopholes' in Utah road safety laws criticized]]> 2083876@www.sltrib.com Thu, 22 Jan 2015 10:46:28 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2083876-155/lethal-loopholes-in-utah-road-safety <![CDATA[Jim Matheson, now with lobbying firm, raises money for his political mentor]]> 2064123@www.sltrib.com Thu, 22 Jan 2015 10:45:25 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2064123-155/jim-matheson-now-with-lobbying-firm <![CDATA[Becker orders Police Civilian Review Board reports be released to public]]> 2084341@www.sltrib.com Wed, 21 Jan 2015 12:22:24 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2084341-155/becker-orders-police-civilian-review-board <![CDATA[War on Drugs: Cartels target Salt Lake City's Rio Grande neighborhood]]> 2054450@www.sltrib.com Wed, 21 Jan 2015 09:17:01 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2054450-155/war-on-drugs-cartels-target-salt <![CDATA[SLC releases Dillon Taylor report; all Police Civilian Review Board findings to be public going forward]]> 2081510@www.sltrib.com Wed, 21 Jan 2015 09:17:01 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2081510-155/slc-releases-dillon-taylor-report-all <![CDATA[Utah's reps pan Obama speech, but look for common ground]]> 2081604@www.sltrib.com Wed, 21 Jan 2015 09:17:01 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2081604-155/utahs-reps-pan-obama-speech-but <![CDATA[Price tops list of Utah cities with shortest commutes]]> 2080906@www.sltrib.com Tue, 20 Jan 2015 15:39:16 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2080906-155/price-tops-list-of-utah-cities <![CDATA[Utah lawmakers want task force formed to study police shootings]]> 2080555@www.sltrib.com Tue, 20 Jan 2015 15:42:12 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2080555-155/utah-lawmakers-want-task-force-formed <![CDATA[Flora Ogan, pioneer in Utah journalism, dies]]> 2080547@www.sltrib.com Tue, 20 Jan 2015 15:42:12 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2080547-155/flora-ogan-pioneer-in-utah-journalism <![CDATA[Salt Lake City Council teeing up cuts to golf program]]> 2068153@www.sltrib.com Tue, 20 Jan 2015 14:12:00 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/politics/2068153-155/salt-lake-city-council-teeing-up <![CDATA[Utah Ex-Rep. Jim Matheson joins D.C. lobbying firm]]> 2080284@www.sltrib.com Tue, 20 Jan 2015 14:05:22 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2080284-155/utah-ex-rep-jim-matheson-joins-dc <![CDATA[Rolly: Activists, students support Utah teacher fired for refusing to grade standardized tests]]> 2067279@www.sltrib.com Tue, 20 Jan 2015 12:46:06 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/politics/2067279-155/rolly-activists-students-support-utah-teacher <![CDATA[MLK Day march protests police, NAACP honors them]]> 2076133@www.sltrib.com Wed, 21 Jan 2015 10:24:43 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2076133-155/mlk-day-march-protests-police-naacp <![CDATA[Mitt Romney headlines economic event at Abravanel Hall]]> 2076744@www.sltrib.com Tue, 20 Jan 2015 13:28:40 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2076744-155/mitt-romney-headlines-economic-event-at <![CDATA[Lockhart's public memorial scheduled for Thursday at Capitol, funeral Friday]]> 2074100@www.sltrib.com Mon, 19 Jan 2015 10:31:22 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2074100-155/lockharts-public-memorial-scheduled-for-thursday <![CDATA[Seeing too many deaths, UHP officer/legislator pushes seat-belt law]]> 2067128@www.sltrib.com Mon, 19 Jan 2015 15:59:05 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2067128-155/seeing-too-many-deaths-uhp-officerlegislator <![CDATA[Rolly: Becky Lockhart made a habit of exceeding expectations]]> 2073932@www.sltrib.com Mon, 19 Jan 2015 10:31:22 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2073932-155/rolly-becky-lockhart-made-a-habit <![CDATA[Salt Lake County looking to create a 'metropolitan township']]> 2039594@www.sltrib.com Sun, 18 Jan 2015 19:38:20 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2039594-155/salt-lake-county-looking-to-create <![CDATA[Portrait removal sparks controversy for Utah's Chaffetz]]> 2066614@www.sltrib.com Sun, 18 Jan 2015 16:36:47 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2066614-155/portrait-removal-sparks-controversy-for-utahs <![CDATA[If Reagan did it, why not Mitt, say backers]]> 2068271@www.sltrib.com Sun, 18 Jan 2015 19:38:20 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2068271-155/if-reagan-did-it-why-not <![CDATA[Utah leaders react to death of former House Speaker Becky Lockhart]]> 2070084@www.sltrib.com Sat, 17 Jan 2015 19:48:54 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/politics/2070084-155/utah-leaders-react-to-death-of <![CDATA[Disease that killed Becky Lockhart has 'relentless progression']]> 2070459@www.sltrib.com Sun, 18 Jan 2015 16:08:09 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/politics/2070459-155/disease-that-killed-becky-lockhart-has <![CDATA[Dem leader in Utah says focus on religious liberty could hurt civil rights]]> 2068512@www.sltrib.com Sat, 17 Jan 2015 11:13:01 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2068512-155/dem-leader-in-utah-says-focus <![CDATA[Rove: Romney must break out of shell for shot at White House]]> 2068432@www.sltrib.com Sat, 17 Jan 2015 09:30:06 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2068432-155/rove-romney-must-break-out-of <![CDATA[Poll: Most Utahns do not want to return to caucus system]]> 2068014@www.sltrib.com Fri, 16 Jan 2015 15:35:02 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2068014-155/poll-most-utahns-do-not-want <![CDATA[Rolly: Is an ulterior motive emerging behind Utah's school-grading system?]]> 2062419@www.sltrib.com Fri, 16 Jan 2015 13:58:42 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2062419-155/rolly-is-an-ulterior-motive-emerging <![CDATA[Salt Lake City top cop defends Obama on immigration]]> 2062887@www.sltrib.com Fri, 16 Jan 2015 11:00:50 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2062887-155/salt-lake-city-top-cop-defends <![CDATA[Conflict of interest? Becker's son director at city-subsidized program]]> 2063092@www.sltrib.com Fri, 16 Jan 2015 13:58:42 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2063092-155/conflict-of-interest-beckers-son-director <![CDATA[Camille Cook, opera singer, wife of Utah politician Merrill Cook, dies at 68]]> 2063684@www.sltrib.com Thu, 15 Jan 2015 19:09:02 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2063684-155/camille-cook-opera-singer-wife-of <![CDATA[SLC airport gun-seizure rate higher than national average]]> 2063796@www.sltrib.com Thu, 15 Jan 2015 16:00:49 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2063796-155/slc-airport-gun-seizure-rate-higher-than