​​S.L. official appointed to International Economic Development Council board

SALT LAKE CITY — The International Economic Development Council has appointed Lara Fritts, director of Salt Lake City’s Department of Economic Development, to its board. Fritts will serve a two-year term beginning Jan. 1. Fritts will represent Salt Lake City alongside 55 voting members from public and nonprofit economic development organizations across the country. “Since […]

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Republicans are lost in the wilderness on health-care policy

The cynical explanation for Sen. Lindsey Graham’s warning last weekend that failure to repeal the Affordable Care Act would mean the eventual enactment of “BernieCare” and “single-payer socialism” is that he was trying to whip up the rubes. Graham was speaking on Breitbart’s Patriot Channel on satellite radio, after all; he wasn’t talking soberly about […]

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