PrintBoth Sides of the Aisle is a weekly debate over politics, policy and current issues facing the state of Utah, featuring voices representing the Right, the Center, and the Left.

Representing the Left is Utah State Senator Jim Dabakis (D), on the Right is State Representative Dan McCay (R), and speaking for the “common sense middle” is Natalie Gochnour, an associate dean in the David Eccles School of Business and director of the Kem C. Gardner Policy Institute at the University of Utah.  The show is produced by Emily Means.

Both Sides of the Aisle attempts to help you understand the important questions facing residents of this state, while proving that Republicans and Democrats can sit in a small room and have a meaningful conversation.

Join the conversation – Tune in Thursday mornings at 10:30am and Sunday mornings at 11:30am on KCPW, 88.3 FM. The show can also be heard as a podcast on iTunes.

Spencer Cox’s late-night Tweeting and the Inland Port Board’s non-meeting

Natalie Gochnour is joined on The Right by Rep. Dan McCay, R-Riverton, and on The Left by Sen. Jim Dabakis, D-Salt Lake City. They discuss Lt. Gov. Spencer Cox’s response to the Trump administration’s zero-tolerance policy on immigrants crossing the border without documentation; Gov. Gary Herbert’s opposition to the nomination of Utahn Ron Mortensen to […]

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Trump’s condominium doctrine and Salt Lake County residents fight against high-density housing

Natalie Gochnour is joined on The Right by Rep. Dan McCay, R-Riverton, and on The Left by Sen. Jim Dabakis, D-Salt Lake City. They discuss President Donald Trump’s historic meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un; Utah Attorney General Sean Reyes’ fight against the Affordable Care Act; the Olympia Hills high-density housing project planned […]

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Inland Port plans and the tight race between Love and McAdams

Natalie Gochnour is joined on The Right by Rep. Dan McCay, R-Riverton, and on The Left by Sen. Jim Dabakis, D-Salt Lake City. They discuss a plan by Jim and Utah House Speaker Greg Hughes to bridge divides over the Inland Port. And they talk about polling by Utah Policy showing a tight race between […]

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Count My Vote fails (for now) and Trump picks a Utahn to head refugee program

Both Sides of the Aisle — Natalie Gochnour is joined on The Right by Rep. Dan McCay, R-Riverton, and on The Left by Rep. Angela Romero, D-Salt Lake City. They discuss the homecoming of Utahn Josh Holt, after he and his wife spent two years as prisoners in Venezuela; Pres. Donald Trump’s pick to lead […]

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Salt Lake City’s relationship with the state and medical marijuana drama

Natalie Gochnour is joined on The Right by Rep. Dan McCay, R-Riverton, and on The Left by Sen. Jim Dabakis, D-Salt Lake City. They discuss the back-and-forth between the state and Salt Lake City over the details of an inland port in the City’s Northwest Quadrant; Senate candidate Mike Kennedy apologizes to Pastor Robert Jeffress […]

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