Peter Cooke http://kuer.org en Cooke Pledges Support to Minority Communities http://kuer.org/post/cooke-pledges-support-minority-communities <p></p><p>Democratic Gubernatorial Candidate Peter Cooke gathered leaders from Utah minority communities Friday to outline his policy on immigration in the state.&nbsp;</p><p>Cooke praised leaders from the state’s Hispanic, Asian and Middle Eastern communities among others. &nbsp;He pledged he would restore the state Office of Ethnic Affairs and pointed to the Utah Compact as guide for how his administration would handle immigration policy.</p> Fri, 12 Oct 2012 23:13:46 +0000 Terry Gildea 19637 at http://kuer.org Cooke Pledges Support to Minority Communities Peter Cooke Slams Health Care Compact A Week After Its Chief Sponsor Suggests Same Changes http://kuer.org/post/peter-cooke-slams-health-care-compact-week-after-its-chief-sponsor-suggests-same-changes <p>Democratic Gubernatorial candidate Peter Cooke criticized Utah’s involvement in a multi-state plan to take over the administration of Medicare but some key republicans also think that’s a bad idea.</p> Thu, 23 Aug 2012 23:47:50 +0000 Brian Grimmett 17166 at http://kuer.org Peter Cooke Slams Health Care Compact A Week After Its Chief Sponsor Suggests Same Changes Peter Cooke: Income Tax Should Fund Public Schools http://kuer.org/post/peter-cooke-income-tax-should-fund-public-schools <p>Utah's state constitution allows some money earmarked for public schools to be used for other purposes, but the Democrat running for governor promises to change that.</p> Mon, 16 Jul 2012 21:11:10 +0000 Dan Bammes 15051 at http://kuer.org Peter Cooke: Income Tax Should Fund Public Schools