Governor's Race

KUER Local News Pod
12:56 pm
Wed August 15, 2012

KUER News Pod: Wednesday August 15, 2012

Democratic Gubernatorial Candidate Peter Cooke criticizes Governor Herbert on Public Lands policy, Salt Lake County decides to help fund the new downtown theater, and KUER’s Dan Bammes takes a tour of the new LDS temple in Brigham City.

Politics
4:00 pm
Tue June 19, 2012

Cooke Wants Ethics Reform

File: Democratic Gubernatorial Candidate Peter Cooke
Cooke for Governor

Democratic Gubernatorial Candidate Peter Cooke says he’ll limit individual contributions to his campaign, if Governor Gary Herbert will join him. Cooke and his running mate Vince Ramptom stood with Utahn’s for Ethical Government Tuesday at the State Capitol to propose a series of ethics reforms, including an overhaul of Utah’s campaign finance laws.

Cooke says declining voter participation in Utah is a testament to a lack of confidence in state government.

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