Both Sides of the Aisle Archive

Both Sides of the Aisle – Episode 51 (10/2/14)

Greg Hughes is back, and so is Mitt Romney! Mitt will be making Utah his permanent home, so what does that mean

Both Sides of the Aisle – Episode 50 (9/25/14)

Listen to 49 episodes of Both Sides of the Aisle, and you get the 50th Greg-free! In lieu of their conservative voice,

Both Sides of the Aisle – Episode 49 (9/18/14)

A comment on the tragic Saratoga Springs shooting; a statue of a Socialist has been dedicated at Utah’s Capitol building; and Governor

Both Sides of the Aisle – Episode 48 (9/11/14)

Governor Herbert has reached a “conceptual” agreement on Healthy Utah, which evokes some unusual metaphorical imagery from Jim. And a federal judge in

Both Sides of the Aisle – Episode 47 (9/4/14)

Thanks to Southern Utah University, Nevada Sen. Harry Reid has one less building named after himself. Risque photos of celebrities find their

Both Sides of the Aisle – Episode 46 (8/28/14)

An audit of UTA is less than complimentary; outgoing House Speaker Becky Lockhart is angling for a new job;  and beginning of

Both Sides of the Aisle – Episode 45 (8/21/14)

This week the gang tackles college football; school board elections and the importance of education; ride share and the events in Ferguson

Both Sides of the Aisle – Episode 44 (8/14/14)

Join us this episode for a discussion on a possible Romney bid for president; Lily Eskelsen Garcia elected president of the N.E.A;

Both Sides of the Aisle – Episode 43 August 7

This week, the gang discusses Sen. John Valentine’s departure from the Utah Senate (and what it could mean about the state’s liquor

Both Sides of the Aisle – Episode 42 July 31

Is The Book of Mormon the musical all in good fun, or is it religious bigotry? Should Utah take in immigrant children from

Both Sides of the Aisle – Episode 41 July 24

A discussion on the tragedy of Malaysia Airlines flight 17; unions are after Salt Lake County DA Sim Gill; and should Pioneer

Both Sides of the Aisle – Episode 40 July 17

The Utah attorneys general saga continues; leadership changes are coming in the Utah legislature; and Chris Bleak says Utah is a great place for

Both Sides of the Aisle – Episode 38 July 3rd

Rep. Brian King represents the Left in place of Jim; Un-contested political races in the State of Utah, the Hobby Lobby Ruling,

Both Sides of the Aisle – Episode 37 June 26th

Gov. Herbert officially seeking a third term, The 10th Circuit Court upholds the ruling of the lower court on Same Sex Marriage,

Both Sides of the Aisle – Episode 36 June 19

Utah’s Immigration Law ‘de-fanged’, addressing the missteps of the DABC, and Mark Shurtleff’s appearance on Capitol Hill Podcast: Play in new window

Both Sides of the Aisle – Episode 35 June 12th

Eric Cantor losing his primary proves a political earthquake in Washington, while a literal earthquake hits Utah, Hilary Clinton, and a wrap

Both Sides of the Aisle – Episode 34 June 5th

Search Warrants issued at the homes of John Swallow and Mark Shurtleff; the yearbook photoshopping at Wasatch High, and the Pope takes

Both Sides of the Aisle – Episode 33 May 29th

Mayor Becker’s potential run for a third term and decision to cancel fireworks at July 4th and 24th celebrations, Gov. Herbert’s vision

Both Sides of the Aisle – Episode 32 May 22nd

National Monuments: Is the President grabbing land, or protecting national treasures? The fate of the Utah’s State Fair, and what’s happening with

Both Sides of the Aisle – Episode 31 May 15th

Higher gas prices in the Summer months, Immigration Reform, and Karl Rove takes a shot at Hilary Clinton. Podcast: Play in new

Both Sides of the Aisle – Episode 30: May 8

Former Gov. Huntsman mulls another run for President and urges the GOP to act on climate change, and a potential minimum rage

Both Sides of the Aisle – Episode 29: May 1

State Conventions, Gov. Herbert gets a new Chief of Staff, the Donald Sterling comments, and producer Elisabeth Dee’s last show before returning

Both Sides of the Aisle – Episode 28: April 24

A showdown over public lands, State conventions, education elections becoming partisan and the Jazz will have a new coach Podcast: Play in

Both Sides of the Aisle – Episode 27: April 17

State Senator Todd Weiler sits in for Greg; Immigration reform, State conventions and the Trib in trouble? Podcast: Play in new window

Both Sides of the Aisle – Episode 26: April 10th

The Amendment 3 battle, Local mom gets deported? and is the University of Utah fight song sexist?   **Episode 25 was a

Episode 24: March 27th

The Antiquities Act and Rob Bishop, and Jim steps down from State party chair Podcast: Play in new window | Download (23.8MB)

Episode 23: March 20th

Attendance at Utah Party Caucuses, Is Mitt a has-been? and Malaysia flight 370′s Utah connection Podcast: Play in new window | Download

Episode 22: March 13th

On the last day of the 2014 Legislative session – winners, losers; the Pre-K bill, and a bill stating that open carry

Episode 21: March 6th

The Count My Vote initiative, a 100 million dollar property tax increase in the senate, and the Zion Curtain…     Podcast:

Episode 20: February 27th

Medicaid expansion plans at loggerheads, new State revenue forecasts and implications, and the town hall between legislators and the LGBTQ Community