RESOLUTION - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/RESOLUTION News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Republican resolution aims for partisan Utah school boards http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57846047-78/resolution-partisan-board-candidates.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57846047-78/resolution-partisan-board-candidates.html.csp">Republican resolution aims for partisan Utah school boards</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Lisa Schencker</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-22T11:16:37.379-06:00">Updated Apr 22, 2014 11:16AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Republican delegates are slated to consider a resolution at the party’s convention Saturday calling on legislators to change state law to make all school board races partisan. However, it also encourages the Republican Party — regardless of whether the law changes — to hold school board candidate debates and straw polls among delegates about specific candidates. The results of the straw polls would be published online. “If we can’t have partisan elections, then we should at least allow for 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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 57846047@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Apr 2014 11:16:37 MDT Paul Rolly: Count My Vote still causing fights in Utah’s GOP http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57806783-90/party-republican-county-freedomworks.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57806783-90/party-republican-county-freedomworks.html.csp">Paul Rolly: Count My Vote still causing fights in Utah’s GOP</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-14T19:43:41.848-06:00">Updated Apr 14, 2014 07:43PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Forces that benefit when political candidates are chosen by the few are still working behind the scenes to unhinge the compromise bill passed this year by the Legislature that allows for alternative paths to a party nomination. I wrote recently about one legislator’s temporary roadblock to SB54, the measure that paves the way for the traditional caucus/convention path and the petition/primary path. He wanted the law’s implementation delayed until 2018 instead of 2016, when Sen. Mike Lee is up f...</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> 57806783@www.sltrib.com Mon, 14 Apr 2014 19:43:41 MDT Russian troops seize gas terminal outside Crimean border http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57687890-68/russia-referendum-vote-crimea.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57687890-68/russia-referendum-vote-crimea.html.csp">Russian troops seize gas terminal outside Crimean border</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">New York Times</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-15T22:53:01.988-06:00">Updated Mar 15, 2014 10:53PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">BC-EXP-UKRAINE-TENSIONS-2NDLD-WRITETHRU-NYT,0437 Kiev Says Russia Seized Gas Plant Close to Crimea (EDS: SUBS for complete writethru; NEW headline; CHANGES byline.) ; (This article is part of TIMES EXPRESS. It is a condensed version of a story that will appear in tomorrow’s New York Times.) By DAVID M. HERSZENHORN, PETER BAKER and ANDREW E. KRAMER c.2014 New York Times News Service SIMFEROPOL, Ukraine - Tensions mounted on the eve of a secession referendum here in Crimea as helicopter-borne Rus...</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> 57687890@www.sltrib.com Sat, 15 Mar 2014 22:53:01 MDT Russia vetoes UN resolution on Crimea’s future http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/home3/57686909-200/russia-crimea-resolution-council.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/home3/57686909-200/russia-crimea-resolution-council.html.csp">Russia vetoes UN resolution on Crimea’s future</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By EDITH M. LEDERER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-15T15:11:58.545-06:00">Updated Mar 15, 2014 03:11PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">UNITED NATIONS • Russia vetoed a U.N. resolution declaring Sunday’s referendum on the future of Ukraine’s Crimean Peninsula illegal, and close ally China abstained, underlining Moscow’s international isolation. Supporters of the U.S.-sponsored resolution knew Russia would use its veto. But they put the resolution to a vote Saturday morning to show the strength of opposition to Moscow’s takeover of Crimea in the U.N. Security Council and got China to abstain rather than join Russia in casting a v...</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> 57686909@www.sltrib.com Sat, 15 Mar 2014 15:11:58 MDT Stericycle move gets a nod in Senate http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57667054-90/approval-area-areas-incinerator.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57667054-90/approval-area-areas-incinerator.html.csp">Stericycle move gets a nod in Senate</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Lee Davidson</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">and Robert Gehrke </span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-11T22:02:10.953-06:00">Updated Mar 11, 2014 10:02PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Utah Legislature took action Tuesday to pave the way to relocate the Stericycle medical waste incinerator from North Salt Lake to Tooele County and to create a buffer zone to avoid future clashes between the burn plant and residential neighborhoods. The Senate gave preliminary approval Tuesday to HJR6, which gives Stericycle the required legislative approval to relocate to Tooele County, the first of several hurdles Stericycle has to clear. “This is a very important resolution, said Sen. To...</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> 57667054@www.sltrib.com Tue, 11 Mar 2014 22:02:10 MDT Utah panel endorses plan to quickly adopt new clean-fuel standards here http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57627779-90/cleaner-epa-fuel-fuels.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57627779-90/cleaner-epa-fuel-fuels.html.csp">Utah panel endorses plan to quickly adopt new clean-fuel standards here</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Robert Gehrke</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-03T21:46:13.416-06:00">Updated Mar 3, 2014 09:46PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">On the day the Environmental Protection Agency approved its new regulations for cleaner gasoline, a legislative committee gave its blessing to a resolution urging state agencies to move quickly to transition to the new fuel in hopes of producing cleaner air. The non-binding resolution sponsored by Rep. Patrice Arent, D-Millcreek, urges the Utah Department of Environmental Quality to work with EPA and Utah refineries to expedite the implementation of the new, cleaner low-sulfur fuels, called Tie...</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> 57627779@www.sltrib.com Mon, 03 Mar 2014 21:46:13 MDT Trib Talk: Bicycling in Emigration Canyon http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogstribtalk/57603893-231/tribtalk-canyon-emigration-comments.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogstribtalk/57603893-231/tribtalk-canyon-emigration-comments.html.csp">Trib Talk: Bicycling in Emigration Canyon</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Brennan Smith</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-02-28T13:54:05.135-06:00">Updated Feb 28, 2014 01:54PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Emigration Canyon is a popular spot of recreation for bicyclists, canyon residents and motorists, with instances of conflict between the three groups on the rise. To improve safety and harmony, the Salt Lake County Council unanimously approved a joint resolution with the mayor’s office to “spearhead a motorist/cyclist study group to review and produce recommendations for canyon improvements similar to successful efforts undertaken in communities such as Boulder, Colo.” On Thursday at 12:15 p.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> 57603893@www.sltrib.com Fri, 28 Feb 2014 13:54:05 MDT In Their Own Words: Moving the Draper prison http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57593155-78/draper-prison-hcr-moving.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57593155-78/draper-prison-hcr-moving.html.csp">In Their Own Words: Moving the Draper prison</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Jennifer Napier-Pearce</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-02-25T09:51:41.167-06:00">Updated Feb 25, 2014 09:51AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">House Concurrent Resolution 8, or HCR8, would affirm the legislature’s support of moving the Utah State Prison out of Draper. Sponsor Rep. Brad Wilson, R-Kaysville, says the resolution only spells out legislative support of relocation. It does not indicate a preferred relocation site, timing or how the Draper property would be used after the prison vacates the site. jnpearce@sltrib.com Twitter: @jnpearce</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> 57593155@www.sltrib.com Tue, 25 Feb 2014 09:51:41 MDT