REFORM - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/REFORM News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Scotland’s leader: Voters ‘tricked’ in referendum http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58438677-68/scotland-cameron-leader-powers.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58438677-68/scotland-cameron-leader-powers.html.csp">Scotland’s leader: Voters ‘tricked’ in referendum</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By SYLVIA HUI</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-21T11:21:01.901-06:00">Updated Sep 21, 2014 11:21AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">London • The debate over Scotland’s future fizzled amid a bitter war of words Sunday, with the Scottish leader claiming his countrymen were “tricked” into rejecting independence in a referendum and Britain’s three main political parties bickering over how to take political reform forward. Alex Salmond, Scotland’s outgoing independence leader, accused politicians in London of reneging on their promises to hand more power to Scots in a rare cross-party pact that he said played a crucial role in sw...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584386772014-09-21T11:21:01.901-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-21T11:21:01.901-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58438677@www.sltrib.com Sun, 21 Sep 2014 11:21:01 MDT Extension of Remarks: Too many sex offenders in prison? http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58420926-82/prison-sex-offenders-utah.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58420926-82/prison-sex-offenders-utah.html.csp">Extension of Remarks: Too many sex offenders in prison?</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="2014-09-16T14:21:03.689-06:00">Updated Sep 16, 2014 02:21PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">— Utah should consider easing sentences on sex offenders — Salt Lake Tribune Editorial “ ... Utah’s own sex offenders file shows that the number of offenders who return to prison is cut in half for those who completed a treatment program while in prison. “Unfortunately, the Legislature has repeatedly refused to increase the amount of money it is willing to contribute to a successful sex-offender treatment program. The budget for that program has been frozen at $1 million a year since 1996. ...” ...</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> 58420926@www.sltrib.com Tue, 16 Sep 2014 14:21:03 MDT Letter: Reform immigration to build American business http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58402884-82/immigration-reform-immigrants-skilled.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58402884-82/immigration-reform-immigrants-skilled.html.csp">Letter: Reform immigration to build American business</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-11T17:29:01.642-06:00">Updated Sep 11, 2014 05:29PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Having got my M.S. in computer science from Utah State and my MBA from BYU, I am surprised how hard the U.S. immigration policies make it for highly skilled immigrants to contribute to the growth of the economy. Most of us live here by choice in this great country, but U.S. policies are increasingly hostile toward highly skilled immigrants and force us to return and compete against the U.S. It’s very hard for us to invest in the U.S., knowing that we could lose our jobs and be deported immediat...</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> 58402884@www.sltrib.com Thu, 11 Sep 2014 17:29:01 MDT Washington Post: European Central Bank moves to address a faltering economy http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58378347-82/europe-bank-draghi-ecb.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58378347-82/europe-bank-draghi-ecb.html.csp">Washington Post: European Central Bank moves to address a faltering economy</a></h4>