Salt Lake City Mayoral debate – Part 1 [video]

In a debate sponsored by the Downtown Alliance and FOX 13 (moderated by Ben Winslow), candidates for Salt Lake City mayor Jackie Biskupski and Ralph Becker faced off on how they would address various issues, including problems at Pioneer Park, panhandling, taxes, luring businesses to the city, parking problems and liquor laws. This is part 1 of 4. 

Mid-afternoon Commentary on the Weekend News — June 1, 2015

• Governor Herbert works fast. Less than a week after saying he would step in to end what he called the Utah  GOP “civil war”, it’s over. How does he do it? A special meeting on Saturday the party chose to put its candidates on the ballot in Utah. The details are best left to someone who still gives a rat’s ass about this mess. (Trib, Fox 13) • Speaking of Republicans who can’t seem to get a handle on this whole “we’re organized” thing, Fox News tries to figure…