Ralph Becker

Lessons to be learned from Becker-Burbank episode on handling of sexual harrassment claims

The back-and-forth between Salt Lake City's mayor and recently resigned police chief on who did what and why will continue, but it is important for the city that its... Read more »

June 16, 2015


Focus on harassment

I worry that so much of the controversy over Chief Chris Burbank resigning and Mayor Ralph Becker’s future in politics are overshadowing the core of this issue:... Read more »

June 16, 2015

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S.L. Mayor Ralph Becker defends police chief ouster in letter to residents

Mayor Ralph Becker in a letter Sunday defended his actions that led to the resignation of the Salt Lake City police chief after what he called an emotional week. Read more »

June 14, 2015


Salt Lake hosts national city leaders conference

More than 200 municipal leaders from across the nation convened in Utah's capital this week to discuss federal action priorities and policy positions. Read more »

June 13, 2015


'Too little, too late': Mayoral challengers slam Becker after Burbank resignation

After Salt Lake Police Chief Chris Burbank was forced to resign Thursday in the wake of a pending sexual harassment lawsuit, mayoral candidates wasted no time railing... Read more »

June 12, 2015


Sixth-graders moving on from Guadalupe School ready for academic success

Guadalupe School held a commencement for its first class of sixth-grade students, some of whom have been involved with the school since infancy. Read more »

June 11, 2015


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