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” […]

VIDEO – Liberal and Conservative Join Together For Ben McAdams

| November 1, 2012

No question I’m a liberal guy, so conservative Jesse Harris (@elforesto) and I don’t agree on much these days. But one thing we come together on? Everyone should vote for Ben McAdams for Salt Lake County Mayor!

False Claims? Companies Say They Never Endorsed Mayoral Candidate Crockett

| October 7, 2012

In the final month of campaigning, the race to see who will succeed Salt Lake County Mayor Peter Corroon is heating up. But it seems that one candidate isn’t being exactly truthful in his advertising. Throughout his campaign, Salt Lake County Mayoral candidate Mark Crockett has repeatedly made the claim that he is the most […]

Crockett Sends “Cease & Desist” Letter For Negative Tweets

| October 4, 2012

Salt Lake County Mayoral Candidate Mark Crockett REALLY doesn’t like people who post unfavorable tweets, apparently. When I got home this evening, I was greeted by a “Cease and Desist” letter from his attorneys. Back on October 1st, local blogger and host of The Left Show JM Bell posted a blog with copies of the […]

Ogden Mayor Takes Last-Minute Potshot at Non-Discrimination Ordinance

| February 11, 2011

Ogden, UT – Mayor Matthew Godfrey has taken a last-minute potshot at destroying the non-discrimination laws before they’re even enacted. He has added a line at the bottom of the ordinance which would exempt “religious adherents” from the laws. Sounds like a Sutherland-ploy. Paul Mero of the Sutherland Institute has been defying his Religion and stated-morals […]

Aussies In An Uproar After City Council Flies Rainbow Flag For Pride Day

| February 4, 2011

Port Phillip, Australia – The City Council and Mayor decided that they would honor Pride Day the same way they honor other special events, they hung the rainbow flag out front of city hall. Now conservative Australians are flipping out. City hall traditionally has 3 flags out front. The highest is the Australian flag, followed […]

BREAKING: Kentucky Elects Openly Gay Mayor

| November 2, 2010

Lexington, KY – The city has overwhelmingly voted in openly-gay Jim Gray as their next mayor. Congratulations to Jim Gray! Hope to see many more of these tonight! Kentucky’s second-largest city has elected an openly gay man as its next mayor.  Vice-Mayor Jim Gray was victorious tonight in his second campaign for the city’s top […]