Did Senator Howard Stephenson Tell the Board to Violate Open Meeting’s Act?

  At the March 1, 2016 -Board of Education meeting – We were advised that Senator Howard Stephenson wanted the Board to violate Utah Open Meeting Act and NOT talk about it in a public meeting. I confirmed with Senator Stephenson that he said no such thing. As a result of the illegal vote by the Board, I filed a complaint with the Attorney General’s Office. Here is the link: Senate Bill 38 -School Funding Amendments … Continue reading

Legislative Audit Needed on School Transportation Funding!

  TEXT OF LETTER TO SENATOR STEPHENSON and SENATOR ESCAMIA 22 February 2016 HAND DELIVERED & ELECTRONIC MAIL The Honorable Howard Stephenson The Honorable Luz Escamia ℅ Utah Senate State Capitol Complex Salt Lake City, Utah 84114 Re: Salt Lake City School District, Transportation Audit Dear Senator Stephenson and Senator Escamia, I am writing to ask that you consider requesting a Legislative Audit on Public School Busing in the state of Utah. I have reason … Continue reading

Cease and Desist Letter From Utah Transit Authority

I filed a GRAMA Appeal with UTA Board Chairman Burton as set forth in UTA Corporate Policy 1.1.10 -Records Access and Management Policy. In response to my GRAMA appeal Chairman Burton has the UTA attorney send me a CEASE and DESIST letter. Yet UTA wants the public to trust them. TEXT OF MY GRAMA APPEAL LETTER: 15 January 2016 SENT USPS CERTIFIED/RESTRICTED DELIVERY:9590 9401 0065 5071 7975 58 Mr. H. David Burton, Chair – Board of … Continue reading