Mayor Ralph Becker http://kuer.org en Global Warming Prompts Local Lobbyists http://kuer.org/post/global-warming-prompts-local-lobbyists <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Decision makers are hearing a lot about global warming this week.</span></p> Mon, 23 Jun 2014 23:18:42 +0000 Judy Fahys 48251 at http://kuer.org Global Warming Prompts Local Lobbyists Utah 'Ready and Willing’ to Host Olympics Again http://kuer.org/post/utah-ready-and-willing-host-olympics-again <p>Hopes for another Olympics in Utah were rekindled Monday, as Governor Gary Herbert and Salt Lake City Mayor Ralph Becker announced their decision to pursue a bid for the 2026 Winter Games.</p><p>The Olympic cauldron at Rice Eccles Stadium was literally in Governor Herbert’s view as he announced his decision based on the recommendations of an Exploratory Committee.</p><p>“We’ve reviewed the report and are here to announce that Salt Lake City and the great state of Utah are ready, willing, and able to host a future winter Olympic game.”</p> Tue, 04 Dec 2012 00:04:47 +0000 Andrea Smardon 21852 at http://kuer.org Utah 'Ready and Willing’ to Host Olympics Again Hinckley Institute of Politics: The Need for State and Local Government Problem-Solving http://kuer.org/post/hinckley-institute-politics-need-state-and-local-government-problem-solving <p>Monday, October 22, 2012<br><br>Salt Lake City <strong>Mayor Ralph Becker</strong></p><p><strong><a href="http://www.hinckley.utah.edu/events/forums/index.html" target="_blank">Click here</a></strong> for more information about the Hinckley Institute of Politics Forums at the University of Utah.</p><p><a href="http://www2.kuer.org/hinckley.html" target="_blank">Past Hinckley forums can be found here.</a></p> Mon, 22 Oct 2012 19:49:51 +0000 20043 at http://kuer.org Hinckley Institute of Politics: The Need for State and Local Government Problem-Solving