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This week Natalie, Chris Bleak (filling in on the Right), and Peter Corroon (filling in on the Left) discuss rumors that Sen. Orin Hatch might be keeping the door open to another run, a new poll on redistricting, Sen. Mike Lee running afoul of fellow Republicans, the Broadway musical ‘The Book of Mormon’ opening in […]
The five candidates for Salt Lake City mayor square-off in an hour-long debate on Thursday, July 16, 2015. Incumbent Ralph Becker went on the defensive as he faced criticism from challengers Jackie Biskupski, George Chapman, Luke Garrott, and Dave Robinson. The event was moderated by the Salt Lake Tribune’s Jennifer Napier-Pearce and broadcast live online […]
(KCPW News) Utah Rep. Chris Stewart has introduced legislation to exempt recreational outfitters from a federal mandate to pay a higher minimum wage. What’s the story behind this bill? KCPW’s Roger McDonough posed that question to Thomas Burr, Washington Correspondent for the Salt Lake Tribune and author of Political Cornflakes – a daily, online roundup […]
(KCPW News) It’s no secret that Utah Rep. Jason Chaffetz sleeps on a cot in his office. He’s not the only House member to do so. But there’s been renewed criticism this week over the cost to taxpayers. KCPW’s Roger McDonough spoke with Salt Lake Tribune Washington Correspondent and Political Cornflakes author Thomas Burr to […]
(KCPW News) An appellate court ruled this week that the National Security Agency is taking its domestic spying too far. To learn more, KCPW’s Roger McDonough spoke with Thomas Burr, Washington Correspondent with the Salt Lake Tribune and author of Political Cornflakes – a daily, online roundup of Utah politics. Podcast: Play in new window […]