EMPLOYEE - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/EMPLOYEE News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) West Valley restaurant closed for dozens of health violations http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/57803314-223/health-restaurant-clean-department.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/57803314-223/health-restaurant-clean-department.html.csp">West Valley restaurant closed for dozens of health violations</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Kathy Stephenson</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-10T21:17:30.018-06:00">Updated Apr 10, 2014 09:17PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Salt Lake County Health Department closed the Asia Palace restaurant in West Valley City earlier this week for creating an “imminent health hazard.” According to a report on the department website, the restaurant at 1774 W. 3500 South had more than 50 health code violations, the most disturbing of which was when “an employee went into the toilet room with gloves on and came out of the toilet room with the same gloves on then the employee went into the kitchen and began food preparation,” the...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 57803314@www.sltrib.com Thu, 10 Apr 2014 21:17:30 MDT Letter: CBO job-loss estimate if minimum wage raised seems dubious http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57796402-82/minimum-wage-cbo-customer.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57796402-82/minimum-wage-cbo-customer.html.csp">Letter: CBO job-loss estimate if minimum wage raised seems dubious</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-11T01:01:03.164-06:00">Updated Apr 11, 2014 01:01AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">While trusting the majority of Congressional Budget Office forecasts, I’m wondering if they’ve considered all the angles when recently projecting a loss of half a million jobs should the minimum wage be increased to $10.10 an hour (“Minimum wage value falling but fairness is debated,” Tribune, March 31). Not only do other studies disagree, but I wonder if the CBO gave enough emphasis to the impact of lower employee turnover and increased customer satisfaction. Two recent personal observations h...</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> 57796402@www.sltrib.com Fri, 11 Apr 2014 01:01:03 MDT IRS: Worker took home personal info of 20K employees http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57699301-68/irs-information-personal-agency.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57699301-68/irs-information-personal-agency.html.csp">IRS: Worker took home personal info of 20K employees</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By STEPHEN OHLEMACHER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-18T20:02:21.14-06:00">Updated Mar 18, 2014 08:02PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • An Internal Revenue Service employee took home personal information on about 20,000 IRS workers, former workers and contractors, putting the data at risk for public release, the agency said Tuesday. The employee took home a computer thumb drive containing names, Social Security numbers and addresses of the workers, and plugged the drive into an unsecure home network, IRS Commissioner John Koskinen said in an email to employees. “At this point, we have no direct evidence to indicate ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-576993012014-03-18T20:02:21.14-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-18T20:02:21.14-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57699301@www.sltrib.com Tue, 18 Mar 2014 20:02:21 MDT Senate OKs federalism-education bill http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57673529-90/bill-state-amendment-designate.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57673529-90/bill-state-amendment-designate.html.csp">Senate OKs federalism-education bill</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> </span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-13T18:41:15.597-06:00">Updated Mar 13, 2014 06:41PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Senate on Wednesday approved a bill requiring all state and local agencies to designate an employee to receive training on federalism issues every other year. HB120 stems from an unidentified court case in which sponsoring Sen. Mark Madsen, R-Saratoga Springs, said it was clear a state attorney was ignorant of 10th amendment principles about the independent powers and responsibilities of states. Madsen told colleagues that the display in the courtroom was “an embarrassment” and the legislat...</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> 57673529@www.sltrib.com Thu, 13 Mar 2014 18:41:15 MDT