Today on the program, part two of our refresher course on how the legislative session works. We’ll again hear from Michael Christensen and Jerry Howe of the Office of Legislative Research and General Council. Plus, a new segment with Maryann Martindale of the good government group Alliance for a Better Utah; and Political Cornflakes with Salt Lake Tribune Washington correspondent Thomas Burr.
About The Author
Roger McDonough was born and raised in Salt Lake City, but has lived in Argentina, Bolivia, Virginia, New Jersey and Southern California. He holds an MA in Public Policy and Development Management from Georgetown University, a parallel degree from the Universidad Nacional de San Martín (Argentina), and a BA in English from the University of Utah. He is a practiced freelance print and radio journalist and joins our news team after several years in the nonprofit world. He previously contributed to KCPW with an award-winning local history segment that was developed in partnership with the Salt Lake City Public Library, where he worked for nine years. Roger says he is drawn to public radio because he’s an auditory learner, and calls radio “the best medium in the world.” Email him in English or Spanish at firstname.lastname@example.org.