CLINTON - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/CLINTON News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Rubin: Vintage Clinton on display http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58424373-82/clinton-iowa-gop-hillary.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58424373-82/clinton-iowa-gop-hillary.html.csp">Rubin: Vintage Clinton on display</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Jennifer Rubin</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Washington Post</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-17T11:55:59.84-06:00">Updated Sep 17, 2014 11:55AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Hillary Clinton is about as subtle as a jackhammer. The Hill reported on her weekend trip to Iowa: “As the former secretary of State took the stage at retiring Sen. Tom Harkin’s, D-Iowa, final steak fry, she told the crowd: ‘Hello Iowa — I’m ba-ack!’ “Even though she and her husband were there to pay homage to the retiring Democrat and stump for the party’s candidates in the competitive state, Clinton cheekily acknowledged that another White House bid wasn’t far from her mind. “ ‘And then, of co...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58424373@www.sltrib.com Wed, 17 Sep 2014 11:55:59 MDT Robinson: Hillary Clinton needs to tell us her vision http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58416484-82/clinton-iowa-campaign-president.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58416484-82/clinton-iowa-campaign-president.html.csp">Robinson: Hillary Clinton needs to tell us her vision</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Eugene Robinson</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Washington Post</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-16T10:35:17.761-06:00">Updated Sep 16, 2014 10:35AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • Judging by her weekend appearance in Iowa, it looks as if Hillary Clinton is indeed running for president. Now she has to answer one simple question: Why? “It is true, I am thinking about it,” she said Sunday at the final Harkin Steak Fry, an annual cholesterol-boosting fundraiser that retiring Democratic Sen. Tom Harkin has hosted for the past 37 years. Given the context, this was pretty close to an announcement of the Clinton 2016 campaign. She was in Iowa, whose first-in-the-na...</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> 58416484@www.sltrib.com Tue, 16 Sep 2014 10:35:17 MDT Running for president? Hillary Clinton in Iowa says she’s ‘thinking about it’ http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58413949-68/clinton-president-harkin-hillary.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58413949-68/clinton-president-harkin-hillary.html.csp">Running for president? Hillary Clinton in Iowa says she’s ‘thinking about it’</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By KEN THOMAS</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-14T20:40:02.412-06:00">Updated Sep 14, 2014 08:40PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Indianola, Iowa • Hillary Rodham Clinton, making her return to Iowa for the first time since the 2008 presidential campaign, implored Democrats on Sunday to choose shared economic opportunity over “the guardians of gridlock” in an high-profile appearance that drove speculation about another White House bid into overdrive. “Hello Iowa. I’m back!” Clinton declared as she took the podium at retiring Sen. Tom Harkin’s annual steak fry fundraiser, a fixture on the political calendar in the home of t...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584139492014-09-14T20:40:02.412-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-14T20:40:02.412-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58413949@www.sltrib.com Sun, 14 Sep 2014 20:40:02 MDT Hunt: Jim Webb could be Clinton’s worst nightmare http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58393078-82/clinton-webb-street-wall.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58393078-82/clinton-webb-street-wall.html.csp">Hunt: Jim Webb could be Clinton’s worst nightmare</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Albert R. Hunt</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Bloomberg View</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-09T09:16:20.437-06:00">Updated Sep 9, 2014 09:16AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">WASHINGTON • Jim Webb could be Hillary Clinton’s worst nightmare. The former one-term Virginia senator and Vietnam War veteran is making sounds about running for president as a Democrat. He was in Iowa last month; a New Hampshire trip may be in the offing, and he’s giving a major speech at the National Press Club in two weeks. He seems an improbable candidate. He has taken illiberal positions, was President Ronald Reagan’s Navy secretary, has few relationships within the Democratic Party, and ha...</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> 58393078@www.sltrib.com Tue, 09 Sep 2014 09:16:20 MDT Milbank: Bubba and Dubya pal it up http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58392988-82/bush-clinton-book-leadership.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58392988-82/bush-clinton-book-leadership.html.csp">Milbank: Bubba and Dubya pal it up</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Dana Milbank</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Washington Post</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-09T08:53:56.821-06:00">Updated Sep 9, 2014 08:53AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">WASHINGTON — Now it can be told: Bill Clinton was a secret adviser to George W. Bush. “He used to call me twice a year in his second term, just to talk,” the 42nd president disclosed Monday, with the 43rd president at his side. The two would talk “somewhere between 30 and 45 minutes, for several years,” Clinton continued. “ ... Never talked about it in public. We talked about everything in the wide world. He asked my opinion.” The prevailing opinion expressed by the two men at their jo...</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> 58392988@www.sltrib.com Tue, 09 Sep 2014 08:53:56 MDT Clinton: 2016 decision likely by early next year http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58378177-68/clinton-2016-decision-likely.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58378177-68/clinton-2016-decision-likely.html.csp">Clinton: 2016 decision likely by early next year</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-05T11:00:04.308-06:00">Updated Sep 5, 2014 11:00AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Mexico City • Hillary Rodham Clinton says she will likely make a decision on whether to run for president around the beginning of the new year. The former U.S. Secretary of State, senator and first lady says her background gives her a “unique vantage point” to bring to the White House should she run in 2016. She was asked about her intentions Friday at an event in Mexico City honoring thousands of scholarship students supported by the Telmex Foundation, one of several charitable organizations un...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583781772014-09-05T11:00:04.308-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-05T11:00:04.308-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58378177@www.sltrib.com Fri, 05 Sep 2014 11:00:04 MDT Ponnuru: Are Republicans staring at another 1998 fiasco? http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58373777-82/republicans-1998-clinton-didn.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58373777-82/republicans-1998-clinton-didn.html.csp">Ponnuru: Are Republicans staring at another 1998 fiasco?</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Ramesh Ponnuru</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> Bloomberg View</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-04T13:54:26.242-06:00">Updated Sep 4, 2014 01:54PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">With elections looming in November, Republicans are counting on President Barack Obama’s unpopularity to deliver them control of the Senate. They’re not running on an agenda, refusing even in broad outline to say how they would reform the tax code or replace Obama’s health-care law. Some conservatives are unhappy about that. National Review complained in an editorial today that this approach “will not maximize the Republican opportunity, because it does nothing to dispel the public’s justifiable...</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> 58373777@www.sltrib.com Thu, 04 Sep 2014 13:54:26 MDT Milbank: Secretaries day at State Department http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58373664-82/kerry-state-secretaries-albright.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58373664-82/kerry-state-secretaries-albright.html.csp">Milbank: Secretaries day at State Department</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Dana Milbank</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-04T10:03:35.52-06:00">Updated Sep 4, 2014 10:03AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">WASHINGTON • It was all going well until John Kerry tried to kill off George Shultz. The secretary of state was welcoming five of his predecessors to the State Department’s groundbreaking ceremony for a new museum of diplomacy Wednesday when he inadvertently eliminated one. “Join me, all of you, in thanking five of our six living former secretaries of state,” he said. There were murmurs in the crowd and confused glances onstage. There are seven living former secretaries of state. ...</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> 58373664@www.sltrib.com Thu, 04 Sep 2014 10:03:35 MDT Kerry hosts rare reunion of secretaries of state http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58371756-68/kerry-state-diplomacy-american.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58371756-68/kerry-state-diplomacy-american.html.csp">Kerry hosts rare reunion of secretaries of state</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MATTHEW LEE</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-03T22:29:43.134-06:00">Updated Sep 3, 2014 10:29PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • Secretary of State John Kerry warned Wednesday against creeping American isolationism, making the case that U.S. global leadership is essential in uncertain times as he hosted a rare public reunion of five of his predecessors. Speaking at the groundbreaking of a new museum celebrating the achievements of American diplomacy, Kerry said the United States looks inward at its peril and that U.S. engagement is needed more than ever. Kerry was joined at the State Department ceremony by hi...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583717562014-09-03T22:29:43.134-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-03T22:29:43.134-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58371756@www.sltrib.com Wed, 03 Sep 2014 22:29:43 MDT 2016ers jockey even before congressional elections http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58361159-68/clinton-iowa-hampshire-presidential.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58361159-68/clinton-iowa-hampshire-presidential.html.csp">2016ers jockey even before congressional elections</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By STEVE PEOPLES and KEN THOMAS</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-01T11:18:02.932-06:00">Updated Sep 1, 2014 11:18AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Portsmouth, N.H. • One set of elections ends in early November as another begins when presidential hopefuls cross the unofficial starting line in the 2016 race for the White House. With control of the Senate at stake, the months leading up to the mid-term elections offer a clearer window on a crowd of potential presidential candidates already jockeying for position from Nevada to New Hampshire. Their cross-country touring will intensify this fall under the gaze of voters who will pick their part...</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> 58361159@www.sltrib.com Mon, 01 Sep 2014 11:18:02 MDT Sen. Rand Paul calls Hillary Clinton a ‘war hawk’ http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58331191-68/war-paul-clinton-hillary.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58331191-68/war-paul-clinton-hillary.html.csp">Sen. Rand Paul calls Hillary Clinton a ‘war hawk’</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-24T15:49:45.891-06:00">Updated Aug 24, 2014 03:49PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • Calling Hillary Rodham Clinton “a war hawk,” Sen. Rand Paul says that if the former secretary of state seeks the presidency, some voters will worry that she will get the U.S. involved in another Mideast war. Paul is a leading anti-interventionist in the GOP and is considering running for president. Last year he opposed President Barack Obama’s call for military action in Syria. In an interview that aired Sunday on NBC’s “Meet the Press,” the Kentucky Republican predicted a “transfor...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583311912014-08-24T15:49:45.891-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-24T15:49:45.891-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58331191@www.sltrib.com Sun, 24 Aug 2014 15:49:45 MDT Obama heading back to D.C. in rare vacation break http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58306060-68/obama-vacation-president-former.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58306060-68/obama-vacation-president-former.html.csp">Obama heading back to D.C. in rare vacation break</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JULIE PACE</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-17T18:21:02.939-06:00">Updated Aug 17, 2014 06:21PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Edgartown, Mass. • President Barack Obama is getting off the island. In a rare move for him, the president planned a break in the middle of his Martha’s Vineyard vacation to return to Washington on Sunday night for meetings with Vice President Joe Biden and other advisers on the U.S. military campaign in Iraq and tensions between police and protesters in Ferguson, Missouri. The White House has been cagey about why the president needs to be back in Washington for those discussions. He’s received ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583060602014-08-17T18:21:02.939-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-17T18:21:02.939-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58306060@www.sltrib.com Sun, 17 Aug 2014 18:21:02 MDT Milbank: Vacationing during a crisis is no day at the beach http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58288149-82/obama-clinton-iraq-president.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58288149-82/obama-clinton-iraq-president.html.csp">Milbank: Vacationing during a crisis is no day at the beach</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Dana Milbank</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Washington Post</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-12T15:00:46.396-06:00">Updated Aug 12, 2014 03:00PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • President Obama must really be teed off. Hillary Rodham Clinton, his once-loyal secretary of state and his likeliest successor, has gone rogue, criticizing his foreign policy as too timid. Obama responded with not one but two rounds of golf. Clinton, in an interview with Jeffrey Goldberg published by the Atlantic over the weekend, offered a withering comment on the Obama doctrine, described in shorthand by White House officials as “don’t do stupid s — .” Said Clinton: “Great nations...</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> 58288149@www.sltrib.com Tue, 12 Aug 2014 15:00:46 MDT Fire at West Clinton Elementary playground http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58285650-78/fire-playground-clinton-elementary.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58285650-78/fire-playground-clinton-elementary.html.csp">Fire at West Clinton Elementary playground</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Erin Alberty</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-12T10:53:15.608-06:00">Updated Aug 12, 2014 10:53AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Two fires Monday at a Davis County elementary school playground and baseball field appear to have been started deliberately. Investigators found evidence of incendiary materials at the playground of West Clinton Elementary School, said Clinton Fire Chief Dave Olsen. The fire broke out about 3 p.m. at the school, 2826 W. 1800 North, engulfing the playground equipment and causing about $75,000 in damage, the school district estimated. At about the same time, someone set fire to paper products in a...</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> 58285650@www.sltrib.com Tue, 12 Aug 2014 10:53:15 MDT Hillary Clinton: Obama lacks specific foreign policy doctrine http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58282318-68/clinton-obama-policy-foreign.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58282318-68/clinton-obama-policy-foreign.html.csp">Hillary Clinton: Obama lacks specific foreign policy doctrine</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">Jonathan Allen </span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">and Greg Giroux</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Bloomberg News</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-10T20:15:05.938-06:00">Updated Aug 10, 2014 08:15PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • Hillary Clinton is taking on President Barack Obama with the same issue he used against her in the 2008 Democratic primary: foreign policy vision. Obama lacks a specific doctrine, according to an Atlantic magazine interview with Clinton, the unannounced presidential candidate who is leading Democrats and Republicans in 2016 polling. “Great nations need organizing principles, and ‘don’t do stupid stuff’ is not an organizing principle,” Clinton told The Atlantic’s Jeffrey Goldberg, a...</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> 58282318@www.sltrib.com Sun, 10 Aug 2014 20:15:05 MDT Hatch: Obama is no Bill Clinton http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/outofcontext/58276430-64/democrats-bill-clinton-obama.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/outofcontext/58276430-64/democrats-bill-clinton-obama.html.csp">Hatch: Obama is no Bill Clinton</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> </span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-08T14:33:31.958-06:00">Updated Aug 8, 2014 02:33PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Sen. Orrin Hatch gave a wide-ranging interview Thursday to the Crosstalk program on Logan’s KVNU. Here are a few of the gems from the program. • On the working relationship between the White House and Congress: “I don’t think this man (President Barack Obama) could ever be as good as Bill Clinton was and, as you know, I had lots of problems with Bill Clinton.” • On the crisis in Gaza: “Our administration is not supporting Israel the way it should. It’s amazing to me, it’s mind boggling to me bec...</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> 58276430@www.sltrib.com Fri, 08 Aug 2014 14:33:31 MDT Clinton residents told not to drink water, E. coli detected http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58268770-78/coli-clinton-detected-drink.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58268770-78/coli-clinton-detected-drink.html.csp">Clinton residents told not to drink water, E. coli detected</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Erin Alberty</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-06T22:28:02.964-06:00">Updated Aug 6, 2014 10:28PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Clinton residents were urged not to drink tap water after E. coli bacteria was detected in water samples Wednesday, state officials reported. The safety of residential water is not known, and the advisory is in effect until results from further testing are available, likely Thursday afternoon, according to the state Division of Emergency Management. Residents are asked to drink bottled water and throw away ice made from tap water. The contamination may have occurred when a resident connected irr...</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> 58268770@www.sltrib.com Wed, 06 Aug 2014 22:28:02 MDT Will: If only Sen. Brown’s name was Sharon http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58251793-82/brown-democratic-clinton-party.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58251793-82/brown-democratic-clinton-party.html.csp">Will: If only Sen. Brown’s name was Sharon</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By George F. Will</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Washington Post</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-04T10:11:02.892-06:00">Updated Aug 4, 2014 10:11AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">WASHINGTON • If Ohio’s senior senator were named Sharon Brown instead of Sherrod Brown, progressives would have a plausible political pin-up and a serious alternative to the tawdry boredom of Hillary Clinton’s joyless plod toward her party’s presidential nomination. Drop one of Brown’s consonants and change another, and a vowel, and we might be spared the infatuation of what Howard Dean called “the Democratic wing of the Democratic Party” for Sen. Elizabeth Warren. Sherrod Brown won’t be co...</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> 58251793@www.sltrib.com Mon, 04 Aug 2014 10:11:02 MDT Analysis: Clinton impeachment shadows GOP lawsuit vs. Obama http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58237246-68/impeachment-president-republicans-law.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58237246-68/impeachment-president-republicans-law.html.csp">Analysis: Clinton impeachment shadows GOP lawsuit vs. Obama</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="2014-07-30T08:09:49.571-06:00">Updated Jul 30, 2014 08:09AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • The last time Republicans unleashed impeachment proceedings against a Democratic president, they lost five House seats in an election they seemed primed to win handily. Memories of Bill Clinton and the campaign of 1998 may help explain why Speaker John Boehner and the current GOP leadership want no part of such talk now, although conservatives increasingly clamor for it. And also why President Barack Obama’s White House seems almost eager to stir the impeachment pot three months bef...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582372462014-07-30T08:09:49.571-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-30T08:09:49.571-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58237246@www.sltrib.com Wed, 30 Jul 2014 08:09:49 MDT Former Utah female firefighter alleges sexual harassment http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58233807-78/drescher-lawsuit-department-harassment.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58233807-78/drescher-lawsuit-department-harassment.html.csp">Former Utah female firefighter alleges sexual harassment</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By erin alberty</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-29T15:30:50.685-06:00">Updated Jul 29, 2014 03:30PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A former firefighter is suing the Clinton Fire Department for alleged discrimination and sexual harassment, claiming firefighters made sexually explicit comments, routinely walked in on her while she was showering and changing clothes in the women’s bathroom, and appeared in the station naked or wearing only underwear. In a lawsuit filed Wednesday in 2nd District Court, Shelley Drescher claims that she was denied promotion in retaliation for her complaints of harassment and a sexist culture in ...</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> 58233807@www.sltrib.com Tue, 29 Jul 2014 15:30:50 MDT