KUER Local News
Tue February 20, 2007
Lawmakers Reject Lobbyist Gift Ban
By Dan Bammes
Salt Lake City, UT – Every year, Democrat Ralph Becker tries to persuade his colleagues in the Utah legislature to prohibit all but the smallest gifts from lobbyists. Every year his bills have been rejected. But this year, the House tightened the rules for reporting gifts even as they rejected Becker's proposal.