GRAPHIC: Why Corroon’s Budget Proposal Works

| November 9, 2012

There’s been quite a bit of hype today after outgoing-Salt Lake County Mayor Peter Corroon unveiled his 2013 budget proposal, which include a property tax raise. Check out the graphic below to see how and why the budget works. Graphic courtesy of the SLCO Mayor’s Office Thanks to current conservative rhetoric, the words “Tax Hike” […]

Elderly Gay Couple's Lives Destroyed By The State

| April 19, 2010

CA – An elderly same-sex couple in California were seperated in their final months of life by the state, and the surviving partner had their home and posessions taken away. I’m so disgusted by this I almost can’t describe it, but this perfectly highlights the flaws in the equal marriage opponents arguments. Contracts and legal […]

Elderly Gay Couple’s Lives Destroyed By The State

| April 19, 2010

CA – An elderly same-sex couple in California were seperated in their final months of life by the state, and the surviving partner had their home and posessions taken away. I’m so disgusted by this I almost can’t describe it, but this perfectly highlights the flaws in the equal marriage opponents arguments. Contracts and legal […]

Big Announcement From Peter Corroon!

| January 8, 2010

According to Misty Fowler at Saintless.com, Mayor Peter Corroon is expected to make a huge announcement regarding the governorship this coming Tuesday at 9:30 am. Corroon supporters, and the Mayor himself were incredibly bolstered these past weeks as a SL Trib poll showed that without even announcing candidacy, Corroon was already enjoying 30% support in […]

Salt Lake County Votes YES to Non-Discrimination

| January 6, 2010

I couldn’t say it better, so from the office of Equality Utah: ——————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————– Yesterday Salt Lake County unanimously PASSED TWO Non-discrimination ordinances! These ordinances protect LGBT residents of unincorporated Salt Lake County from being fired or evicted based on their sexual orientation or gender identity.  These areas include: Copperton, Magna, Millcreek, and Emigration Canyon.  This is […]

COURT DATE FOR PROP 8 IS SET

| February 3, 2009

BY REED COWEN BREAKING NEWS! California Supreme Court to Hear Oral Arguments in Prop 8 Legal Challenge on March 5 The California Supreme Court announced today that it will hear oral arguments on Thursday, March 5, 2009 in the Proposition 8 legal challenge. On November 19, 2008, the California Supreme Court agreed to hear the […]

PRIDE In Your Community visits Utah County

| February 1, 2009

Elaine and I spent the 31st knocking on 4 politicians doors in Utah County today. 2 senators answered their doors, Senator Dayton of Orem, and Senator Mark Madsen of Eagle Mountain. I wish I could say we received a warm reception, but such is not the case unfortunately. We took home-made brownies with us this […]