SUPPORT - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/SUPPORT News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Carlson: Tea party versus business backers in the bayou http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58236927-82/chamber-republican-tea-landrieu.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58236927-82/chamber-republican-tea-landrieu.html.csp">Carlson: Tea party versus business backers in the bayou</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Margaret Carlson</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Bloomberg View</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-29T10:02:31.367-06:00">Updated Jul 29, 2014 10:02AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">WASHINGTON • Fresh from helping save Sen. Thad Cochran of Mississippi from a tea party upstart, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce is on the verge of endorsing an embattled Senate Democrat. According to the New York Times’s Joe Nocera, national political director Rob Engstrom told the heads of the chamber’s regional groups that the mother ship planned to support Louisiana’s Mary L. Landrieu in a close race against three Republicans. The chamber has always liked Landrieu, giving her its Spirit of Enter...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58236927@www.sltrib.com Tue, 29 Jul 2014 10:02:31 MDT Rubio: Same-sex marriage foes face ‘intolerance’ http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58216695-68/rubio-immigration-conservatives-marriage.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58216695-68/rubio-immigration-conservatives-marriage.html.csp">Rubio: Same-sex marriage foes face ‘intolerance’</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">the Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-23T19:17:19.545-06:00">Updated Jul 23, 2014 07:17PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • Americans who oppose same-sex marriage often face “intolerance” from those who support it, Republican Sen. Marco Rubio of Florida said Wednesday in a speech about values that appeared aimed at wooing social conservatives. In remarks he said were likely to get him attacked as a bigot, the Florida Republican also complained to the audience at Catholic University about liberals who defend abortion rights for women but not protections for “the unborn.” While Rubio has consistently held...</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> 58216695@www.sltrib.com Wed, 23 Jul 2014 19:17:19 MDT Child migrant surge shifts politics of immigration http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58198763-68/immigration-border-republicans-democrats.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58198763-68/immigration-border-republicans-democrats.html.csp">Child migrant surge shifts politics of immigration</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By NICHOLAS RICCARDI</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-18T21:14:36.465-06:00">Updated Jul 18, 2014 09:14PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The surge of Central American children crossing the U.S. southern border has shifted the politics of immigration, weakening one of the most potent arguments Democrats plan to make against Republicans in November and in the next presidential election. In the past month, the number of Americans who rank immigration as the nation’s top problem has tripled in surveys conducted by Gallup — putting the issue on par with the economy and unemployment as the most frequently named issues facing the count...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581987632014-07-18T21:14:36.465-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-18T21:14:36.465-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58198763@www.sltrib.com Fri, 18 Jul 2014 21:14:36 MDT Letter: Why no church support for DUP, SUP? http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58194396-82/church-dup-sup-members.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58194396-82/church-dup-sup-members.html.csp">Letter: Why no church support for DUP, SUP?</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-17T16:27:02.355-06:00">Updated Jul 17, 2014 04:27PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">I was shocked to learn that the LDS Church doesn’t spend one nickel to support the Sons or Daughters of Utah Pioneers organizations. Not a cent! Our ancestors made all this develop here. Many died. It was a hardship to “grow” this desert state and start the spread of the Mormon religion worldwide. Wow! What the heck (to use the Utah phrase). Almost all members of DUP and SUP are Mormons. How did this happen? Why does it continue? Most members also are on fixed incomes. Come on. Do the right thin...</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> 58194396@www.sltrib.com Thu, 17 Jul 2014 16:27:02 MDT GM supports bill banning rentals of recalled cars http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58192010-79/car-schumer-bill-support.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58192010-79/car-schumer-bill-support.html.csp">GM supports bill banning rentals of recalled cars</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MARCY GORDON</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-16T17:58:01.911-06:00">Updated Jul 16, 2014 05:58PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • General Motors Co. is the first big automaker to support legislation barring rental-car companies from renting or selling vehicles subject to a recall. GM’s support was announced Wednesday by bill author Sen. Charles Schumer, D-N.Y. GM endorsed the bill after language was inserted clarifying that automakers that automakers couldn’t be charged by rental-car companies for lost use if rentals were grounded while they were being repaired, Schumer said in a news release. Detroit-based GM...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581920102014-07-16T17:58:01.911-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-16T17:58:01.911-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58192010@www.sltrib.com Wed, 16 Jul 2014 17:58:01 MDT Bloomberg View: U.S. spying hurts ally Merkel http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58174482-82/merkel-german-cia-spy.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58174482-82/merkel-german-cia-spy.html.csp">Bloomberg View: U.S. spying hurts ally Merkel</a></h4>