Both Sides of the Aisle

2020 census data, redistricting and a look at President Biden’s newest policy goals


Both Sides of the Aisle – Natalie Gochnour is joined on The Right by Sen. Todd Weiler, R-Woods Cross, and on The Left by Shireen Ghorbani, former Salt Lake County Council member. They discuss the release of the 2020 census data, the redrawing of political boundaries, Utah’s first-in-the-nation growth, President Joe Biden’s plan to ship AstraZeneca vaccines abroad and his plan to raise capital gains and audit the rich more aggressively. They also discuss the Biden administration raising the minimum wage for federal contractors to $15 an hour, Utah’s plan for spending COVID-19 relief funds, Utah’s first lady Abby Cox’s fight against the ’empathy crisis,’ the defacement of ancient Native petroglyphs near Moab and Rep. Burgess Owens’ false comments on police funding and crime in Salt Lake City.

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Both Sides of the Aisle
Both 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. Produced by KCPW Studios
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