PRIVATE - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/PRIVATE News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) California commission moves against billionaire in beach dispute http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58222275-68/beach-commission-khosla-access.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58222275-68/beach-commission-khosla-access.html.csp">California commission moves against billionaire in beach dispute</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Paul Rogers</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> San Jose Mercury News</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-25T08:42:37.339-06:00">Updated Jul 25, 2014 08:42AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">San Jose, Calif. • Ratcheting up pressure on Silicon Valley billionaire Vinod Khosla over his decision to block public access to a San Mateo County beach, the California Coastal Commission on Thursday announced it is creating a website to ask people to document their historic uses of the beach. The action, while seemingly bureaucratic and innocuous, is an important first step in establishing historic uses of the private road to the beach, which is often a key issue in legal battles over propert...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58222275@www.sltrib.com Fri, 25 Jul 2014 08:42:37 MDT Bloomberg View: World Bank reform proposals worthy but don’t go far enough http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58210794-82/bank-kim-billion-private.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58210794-82/bank-kim-billion-private.html.csp">Bloomberg View: World Bank reform proposals worthy but don’t go far enough</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">Bloomberg View</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-22T15:44:38.42-06:00">Updated Jul 22, 2014 03:44PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">There will always be a need for a World Bank, which celebrated a birthday of sorts Tuesday. There is no need for a World Bank with more than 10,000 employees. President Jim Yong Kim is trying to reform the bank, one of the global financial institutions that emerged from the historic Bretton Woods agreement signed on July 22, 1944. He is getting strong resistance from a rank and file protective of its parking subsidies, business-class travel and generous meal allowances. The greater danger for Ki...</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> 58210794@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 15:44:38 MDT Op-ed: Penstemon agreement saves more flowers than Endangered Species Act would http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58170870-82/agreement-species-state-plants.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58170870-82/agreement-species-state-plants.html.csp">Op-ed: Penstemon agreement saves more flowers than Endangered Species Act would</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Mike McKee, Mark Raymond and Darlene Burns</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-11T17:20:02.535-06:00">Updated Jul 11, 2014 05:20PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">When faced with the prospect of yet another endangered species listing in the Uintah Basin, many would expect that as elected officials tasked with protecting our local community we would take off the proverbial gloves and begin to fight. In the case of the Graham’s beardtongue and White River beardtongue (penstemon species) in Eastern Utah, we along with other stakeholders met this challenge with a proposed conservation agreement that goes above and beyond the protections afforded these floweri...</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> 58170870@www.sltrib.com Fri, 11 Jul 2014 17:20:02 MDT Letter: UTOPIA gets my chimney smoking http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58167064-82/utopia-cities-chimney-fee.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58167064-82/utopia-cities-chimney-fee.html.csp">Letter: UTOPIA gets my chimney smoking</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-10T17:04:02.105-06:00">Updated Jul 10, 2014 05:04PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">UTOPIA is a private company that has gone broke on taxpayers’ money, and now the cities that have invested poorly into UTOPIA with taxpayer funds want their residents to pay another private owner billions to try and recoup the millions they’ve already lost? They don’t want to call it a tax because then it would go to the vote of the people. Most don’t even know what UTOPIA is, and, if they did, they would never agree to pay for it out of their own pockets! West Valley City and the other cities w...</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> 58167064@www.sltrib.com Thu, 10 Jul 2014 17:04:02 MDT Cardiff Fork compromise appears to be working http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58149928-90/buxton-canyon-cardiff-fork.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58149928-90/buxton-canyon-cardiff-fork.html.csp">Cardiff Fork compromise appears to be working</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Mike Gorrell</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-07T17:26:30.545-06:00">Updated Jul 7, 2014 05:26PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">It’s not like everything has been hunky-dory since the U.S. Forest Service negotiated a three-year agreement to improve public access to Cardiff Fork, a popular offshoot of Big Cottonwood Canyon. But all in all there have been fewer confrontations than before the 2012 truce, a disparate group of Cardiff Fork users agreed last week. After years of friction, a special-use permit was signed in 2012 allowing summer and winter recreationists to use a dirt road to cross through private lands while hik...</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> 58149928@www.sltrib.com Mon, 07 Jul 2014 17:26:30 MDT Unions for government workers gaining ground http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58149710-79/workers-sector-union-government.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58149710-79/workers-sector-union-government.html.csp">Unions for government workers gaining ground</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By TOM RAUM</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-04T13:07:01.977-06:00">Updated Jul 4, 2014 01:07PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • Unions representing government workers are expanding while organized labor has been shedding private sector members over the past half-century. A majority of union members today now have ties to a government entity — at the federal, state or local levels. Roughly 1-in-3 public sector workers is a union member, compared with about 1-in-15 for the private sector workforce last year. That’s according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Overall, 11.3 percent of U.S. wage and salary worke...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581497102014-07-04T13:07:01.977-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-04T13:07:01.977-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58149710@www.sltrib.com Fri, 04 Jul 2014 13:07:01 MDT Survey: U.S. companies added 281,000 jobs in June http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58142141-79/jobs-adp-281000-added.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58142141-79/jobs-adp-281000-added.html.csp">Survey: U.S. companies added 281,000 jobs in June</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JOSH BOAK</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-02T09:05:01.517-06:00">Updated Jul 2, 2014 09:05AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • A private survey shows U.S. business hiring surged in June, a sign of stronger economic growth. Payroll processer ADP says private employers added 281,000 jobs last month, up from 179,000 in the previous month. The figure suggests the government’s jobs report, to be released Thursday, could also show a significant gain from May’s tally of 217,000 jobs. But the ADP numbers cover only private businesses and often diverge from the government’s more comprehensive report. The improvement...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581421412014-07-02T09:05:01.517-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-02T09:05:01.517-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58142141@www.sltrib.com Wed, 02 Jul 2014 09:05:01 MDT In dry California, water fetching record prices http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58139766-68/state-district-california-drought.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58139766-68/state-district-california-drought.html.csp">In dry California, water fetching record prices</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By GARANCE BURKE</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-02T10:27:50.446-06:00">Updated Jul 2, 2014 10:27AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">San Francisco • Throughout California’s desperately dry Central Valley, those with water to spare are cashing in. As a third parched summer forces farmers to fallow fields and lay off workers, two water districts and a pair of landowners in the heart of the state’s farmland are making millions of dollars by auctioning off their private caches. Nearly 40 others also are seeking to sell their surplus water this year, according to state and federal records. Economists say it’s been decades since t...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581397662014-07-02T10:27:50.446-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-02T10:27:50.446-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58139766@www.sltrib.com Wed, 02 Jul 2014 10:27:50 MDT Six Utah cities move ahead on UTOPIA deal — for now http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58133884-90/cities-contract-costs-fee.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58133884-90/cities-contract-costs-fee.html.csp">Six Utah cities move ahead on UTOPIA deal — for now</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Lee Davidson</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-30T21:22:59.592-06:00">Updated Jun 30, 2014 09:22PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">West Valley City • Only six of UTOPIA’s 11 member cities voted Monday to continue toward possibly contracting with a would-be savior to finish the consortium’s troubled high-speed, fiber-optic broadband network in a quick 30 months and finally put it on solid financial footing. So Australia-based Macquarie Capital now will continue detailed studies on taking over and completing UTOPIA broadband in just those six cities: West Valley City, Layton, Midvale, Brigham City, Perry and Tremonton. What 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> 58133884@www.sltrib.com Mon, 30 Jun 2014 21:22:59 MDT Lew announces expanded housing support http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58120363-79/lew-housing-mortgage-program.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58120363-79/lew-housing-mortgage-program.html.csp">Lew announces expanded housing support</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MARTIN CRUTSINGER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-26T17:22:02.534-06:00">Updated Jun 26, 2014 05:22PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • The Obama administration is extending for another year a program aimed at helping people struggling to avoid foreclosure on their homes, Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew said Thursday. He said the administration is also expanding an effort to increase access to affordable rental housing. In addition, it is launching an effort to revive the portion of the mortgage market backed by private industry. “Families and neighborhoods across the country continue to recover from the financial cris...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581203632014-06-26T17:22:02.534-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-26T17:22:02.534-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58120363@www.sltrib.com Thu, 26 Jun 2014 17:22:02 MDT New York accuses Barclays of fraud http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58118419-79/barclays-trading-dark-bank.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58118419-79/barclays-trading-dark-bank.html.csp">New York accuses Barclays of fraud</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By WILLIAM ALDEN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> New York Times News Service</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-26T09:44:02.396-06:00">Updated Jun 26, 2014 09:44AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The top law enforcer in New York state, Eric T. Schneiderman, filed civil fraud charges Wednesday against Barclays over its private stock trading platform, contending that it favored high-frequency traders over other investors. Schneiderman, the state attorney general, accused Barclays of falsely representing the concentration of high-frequency traders in its private trading platform, known as a dark pool. He also claimed the British bank had falsified marketing materials and misrepresented a se...</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> 58118419@www.sltrib.com Thu, 26 Jun 2014 09:44:02 MDT South African bill targets foreign security firms http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58083628-68/security-south-foreign-firms.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58083628-68/security-south-foreign-firms.html.csp">South African bill targets foreign security firms</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-18T08:21:02.165-06:00">Updated Jun 18, 2014 08:21AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Johannesburg • Some business groups in South Africa are criticizing a proposed law that would require foreign-owned private security firms to sell at least 51 percent of their businesses to South Africans. The American Chamber of Commerce and the South African Chamber of Commerce and Industry say the measure, if approved, will deter foreign investors, undermine the economy and violate international trade agreements. Parliament has approved a bill that contains the measure, and the business group...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-580836282014-06-18T08:21:02.165-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-18T08:21:02.165-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58083628@www.sltrib.com Wed, 18 Jun 2014 08:21:02 MDT Utah to auction part of Lake Canyon wildlife area http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57981174-78/amp-lake-canyon-county.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57981174-78/amp-lake-canyon-county.html.csp">Utah to auction part of Lake Canyon wildlife area</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Brian Maffly</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-11T23:05:53.359-06:00">Updated Jun 11, 2014 11:05PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The state of Utah owns nearly half a million acres it manages as safe havens for big game, birds and fish. But with some counties concerned about a dearth of privately held — and taxable — property, the Division of Wildlife Resources is selling pieces of wildlife management areas, including 1,070 acres in Duchesne County. On June 25 the state will auction some of its holdings in Lake Canyon, a scenic canyon off the Strawberry River that the division acquired in 2001 to support brood populations ...</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> 57981174@www.sltrib.com Wed, 11 Jun 2014 23:05:53 MDT Cord blood donations a rarity in fertile, charitable Utah http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57892501-78/blood-cord-banks-private.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57892501-78/blood-cord-banks-private.html.csp">Cord blood donations a rarity in fertile, charitable Utah</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By kirsten stewart</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-08T13:03:54.585-06:00">Updated Jun 8, 2014 01:03PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">In 2007, the University of Utah began collecting umbilical cord blood donations for the National Cord Blood Stem Cell bank. Two years later, it expanded, adding Utah’s major labor wards to its public banking effort — giving more women in this most fertile of states the opportunity to save a life or contribute to research. But public banks are tightly regulated and expensive. In 2010, the U. quietly suspended its program due to cost overruns and the departure of its founder, Linda Kelley, who mo...</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> 57892501@www.sltrib.com Sun, 08 Jun 2014 13:03:54 MDT Letter: Ludicrous to call parade ‘private’ http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58036802-82/parade-private-event-state.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58036802-82/parade-private-event-state.html.csp">Letter: Ludicrous to call parade ‘private’</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-06T16:57:02.343-06:00">Updated Jun 6, 2014 04:57PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Salt Lake City Council was told it is “a bridge too far” for a governmental body to try to influence a private event: Days of ’47 Parade. A private event? That is ludicrous. How can this be considered a private event when the whole state, including the government, is involved and considers it a holiday. All Utah state government offices are closed on the 24th of July. Utah courts are closed. Need to get your driver’s license renewed? Not on the 24th of July. Who participates in the D...</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> 58036802@www.sltrib.com Fri, 06 Jun 2014 16:57:02 MDT Feeling charitable? Here are some guidelines to giving http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58022490-79/foundation-private-charitable-foundations.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58022490-79/foundation-private-charitable-foundations.html.csp">Feeling charitable? Here are some guidelines to giving</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Julie Jason</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> King Features Syndicate</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-06T16:17:02.385-06:00">Updated Jun 6, 2014 04:17PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">If you believe you can make a difference in the lives of others, you may be thinking about volunteering your time to charitable causes or making gifts to charity. The “vast majority” of high-net-worth individuals and families do, according to the Bank of America Study of High Net Worth Philanthropy for 2012. Almost 95 percent of those surveyed give to charity, and almost nine out of 10 volunteer. Why do people give to charity? Most (74 percent) give because of “being moved at how a gift can m...</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> 58022490@www.sltrib.com Fri, 06 Jun 2014 16:17:02 MDT Eccles leaves job as Utah’s economic development director http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58032366-90/eccles-development-economic-companies.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58032366-90/eccles-development-economic-companies.html.csp">Eccles leaves job as Utah’s economic development director</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Lee Davidson</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-05T17:14:18.819-06:00">Updated Jun 5, 2014 05:14PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Spencer P. Eccles announced Thursday he is departing as executive director of the Governor’s Office of Economic Development to help form a new private investment company. Utah Gov. Gary Herbert said Eccles’ “leadership has helped Utah be at the forefront in bringing the nation out of one of the most devastating economic recessions this country has ever seen.” He noted that during Eccles’ five-year tenure, Utah’s unemployment rate decreased from over 8 percent to 3.8 percent, and the job growth ...</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> 58032366@www.sltrib.com Thu, 05 Jun 2014 17:14:18 MDT Film: Tragic stories of Utahns in the Medicaid coverage gap http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58027189-78/utah-medicaid-health-plan.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58027189-78/utah-medicaid-health-plan.html.csp">Film: Tragic stories of Utahns in the Medicaid coverage gap</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By kirsten stewart</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-04T20:54:41.486-06:00">Updated Jun 4, 2014 08:54PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Riddled with cancer, 43-year-old Emily Young went uninvited to the governor’s 2012 health summit hoping to persuade him to expand Medicaid. Two years later, Utah policy leaders are still undecided, despite having spent about $140,000 on cost studies and task forces — and Young is dead. The Bountiful native died a few months ago from breast cancer, which she was unable to adequately treat without health insurance, said her primary care doctor, Raymond Ward, at the Tuesday evening debut screening ...</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> 58027189@www.sltrib.com Wed, 04 Jun 2014 20:54:41 MDT Business sector hired far fewer workers in May http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58026803-79/jobs-april-adp-added.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58026803-79/jobs-april-adp-added.html.csp">Business sector hired far fewer workers in May</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By CHRISTOPHER S. RUGABER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-04T13:22:59.108-06:00">Updated Jun 4, 2014 01:22PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • U.S. businesses pulled back on hiring in May, adding the fewest jobs in four months, a private survey showed. Payroll processer ADP said Wednesday that private employers added 179,000 jobs last month, down from 215,000 in the previous month. April’s figure was revised slightly lower. Still, the gain in May was in line with the ADP’s average monthly hiring figures for the past 12 months. The data suggest that the government’s jobs report, to be released Friday, could also show a mode...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-580268032014-06-04T13:22:59.108-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-04T13:22:59.108-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58026803@www.sltrib.com Wed, 04 Jun 2014 13:22:59 MDT Utah’s Medicaid work requirement: details revealed http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58022694-78/medicaid-utah-health-herbert.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58022694-78/medicaid-utah-health-herbert.html.csp">Utah’s Medicaid work requirement: details revealed</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By kirsten stewart</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-04T07:28:24.745-06:00">Updated Jun 4, 2014 07:28AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A proposed tightening of the work requirements for Utahns who receive food stamps could complicate the state’s push for federal flexibility with its Medicaid expansion. Able-bodied adults must spend at least 20 hours a week working or in job training in order to receive food stamps, after an initial three-month grace period. A loophole gives recipients the option of volunteering at certified “work sites,” such as food pantries, instead of working in a paid job. The state is considering closing...</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> 58022694@www.sltrib.com Wed, 04 Jun 2014 07:28:24 MDT