SALAZAR - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/SALAZAR News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) 'Nation's largest landlord' finds democracy messy http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57775147-90/department-government-interior-jewell.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57775147-90/department-government-interior-jewell.html.csp">'Nation's largest landlord' finds democracy messy</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By thomas burr</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-14T11:10:53.074-06:00">Updated Apr 14, 2014 11:10AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • Just off the traffic-snarled George Washington Parkway, over a small footbridge and across from the Lincoln Memorial, lies a natural island unscathed by the development of the nation’s capital. American Indians fished here. Slaves worked a plantation here. Union troops camped here. And this is where Sally Jewell wants to chat. The Interior Department secretary has one of the most spacious government offices in Washington, a 1,120-square-foot suite with a wraparound balcony and 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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 57775147@www.sltrib.com Mon, 14 Apr 2014 11:10:53 MDT Paul Rolly: Rep. Rob Bishop knows how to block a bill http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57712300-90/bill-bishop-bills-utah.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57712300-90/bill-bishop-bills-utah.html.csp">Paul Rolly: Rep. Rob Bishop knows how to block a bill</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By PAUL ROLLY</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-24T01:01:02.402-06:00">Updated Mar 24, 2014 01:01AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A report from the Center for American Progress singled out Rep. Rob Bishop as a key representative in a scheme to block bipartisan bills protecting pristine lands. The report alleges partisan gamesmanship has bottled up dozens of bills crafted by local stakeholders and sponsored by home-state representatives, citing the Utah Republican as one of the worst offenders. Former Interior Secretary Ken Salazar and former Rep. Steve LaTourette, R-Ohio, say the bills that would give protected wilderness...</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> 57712300@www.sltrib.com Mon, 24 Mar 2014 01:01:02 MDT