Mike Lee, his brother on shortlist to replace Justice Kennedy, judge fines Utah environmental group, Hughes steps down from port board

With Justice Anthony Kennedy retiring from the U.S. Supreme Court, Utah Sen. Mike Lee, and his brother, Thomas, are mentioned as possible replacements. A Utah judge fines the Southern Utah Wilderness Alliance. And Utah House Speaker Greg Hughes steps down from his self-appointed position on the Inland Port Authority Board.

At 9 a.m. Friday, Salt Lake Tribune Washington bureau chief Thomas Burr, reporter Brian Maffly and columnist Robert Gehrke join KCPW’s Roger McDonough to talk about the week’s top stories.

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