CHARTER - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/CHARTER News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) White House, business back Export-Import Bank http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58104514-79/bank-export-mccarthy-import.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58104514-79/bank-export-mccarthy-import.html.csp">White House, business back Export-Import Bank</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By DAVID ESPO</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-23T14:12:03.803-06:00">Updated Jun 23, 2014 02:12PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • The White House and an influential pair of business organizations both called for renewal of the Export-Import Bank on Monday, one day after newly elected House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy of California said the agency should be phased out. The bank’s existence is fast emerging as a flashpoint in the internal Republican struggle between the business-backed establishment and tea party groups. Asked about McCarthy’s comments, White House spokesman Josh Earnest said the bank “helps ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581045142014-06-23T14:12:03.803-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-23T14:12:03.803-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58104514@www.sltrib.com Mon, 23 Jun 2014 14:12:03 MDT Letter: Vote in Utah school board races http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58079506-82/board-members-local-district.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58079506-82/board-members-local-district.html.csp">Letter: Vote in Utah school board races</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-17T16:33:02.811-06:00">Updated Jun 17, 2014 04:33PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Local school board races matter! Unlike state representatives, board members are elected only once every four years. Local boards hire the local superintendent; they set policies for hiring and evaluating teachers, and board members frequently participate in selecting teachers and school administrators in neighborhood schools. They make final decisions about student discipline. They set school schedules and have financial and policy influence on reducing class sizes. Board members decide if t...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58079506@www.sltrib.com Tue, 17 Jun 2014 16:33:02 MDT