Utah's New Medicaid Changes, Tragedy At The University Of Utah, & More On This Behind The Headlines

Nov 3, 2017

Credit Vocies for Utah Children

The Trump administration approves Utah's request for a Medicaid waiver to help fund Operation Rio Grande. The fatal shooting of an international student near the University of Utah leads to a manhunt and multiple charges. And Utah's members of congress comment on the indictments handed down by special prosecutor Robert Mueller.

 

At 9 a.m. Friday, Salt Lake Tribune reporters Paighten Harkins and Luke Ramseth, Washington Bureau Chief Thomas Burr and columnist Robert Gehrke join KCPW’s Roger McDonough to talk about the week’s top stories.

 

Each Friday morning, stream “Behind the Headlines” online at kcpw.org or tune in to KCPW 88.3 FM or Utah Public Radio for the broadcast.

 

LINKS:

http://www.sltrib.com/news/politics/2017/11/01/feds-approve-utah-medicaid-waiver-at-long-last/

http://www.sltrib.com/news/2017/11/01/suspect-in-fatal-shooting-on-university-of-utah-campus-also-tried-to-kill-a-witness-documents-say/

http://www.sltrib.com/news/politics/2017/10/30/sens-orrin-hatch-mike-lee-stand-by-special-counsel-as-indictments-begin-in-russia-investigation/