I have been intrigued by Rep. Ken Sumsion's run for Governor. I went to a Town Hall Meeting that he hosted today at…Continue
Added by David Lifferth on November 19, 2011 at 1:30pm — No Comments
Alpine School District Bond For: 17,473; Against: 13,111
*Shellie Baertsch 1,165 (25%)
*Rebecca Call 1,051 (22.6%)
*Bud Poduska(I) 984 (21.1%)
Stephen Willden 725 (15.6%)
Lorin L. Pratt 370 (8%)
Ryan Peltekian 359 (7.7%)…
Added by David Lifferth on November 11, 2011 at 8:17am — No Comments
I have an intense interest in the Congressional Races for the 2nd and newly created 4th district. I watched intently as the new congressional district boundaries were drawn. I am not ignoring the 1st district which is represented by Rob Bishop or the 3rd district which is represented by Jason Chaffetz. Both of those are fairly stable and established representation and I am fairly certain that unless something changes that both of these Republican…Continue
Added by David Lifferth on November 8, 2011 at 8:19pm — No Comments
The following is a portion of my response to a question of my position on Sen. Aaron Osmond's proposed bill on local control.
I had a chance to visit with Senator Osmond today over lunch. We followed up with emails and he sent me the 2 attached files.
Is this what you where asking me about?
I have read through them and see 2 main issues: 1) providing local control of education policy, and 2) replacing tenure with financial incentivized…
Added by David Lifferth on November 7, 2011 at 10:01pm — No Comments
Daily Herald reviews the Timpview - Westlake game. The video shows my son Stephen tackling a kick return runner in the first half of the gam and then the game tying field goal with 3:05 left in the 4th…
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Gaylord Andrew Scott, age 73, passed away on October 4, 2011 at his
home. He was born on November 7, 1937 in El Paso, Texas, the son of
Forrest Leighton and Clara Dora Peterson Scott.
He married his sweetheart Edith Jeanette Devish Scott in April of 1958
in Sturgis, South Dakota. They are the parents of four…
Added by David Lifferth on November 4, 2011 at 9:59am — No Comments
A Teacher who is a Republican asked me the following questions: Where do you stand on MERIT PAY for teachers, as well as Mr. Osmond's proposed bill regarding local control for schools? Be specific, as your response will have large influence on my role and vote as a delegate.
DL: Excellent questions. I will post some version of my response as a blog on DavidLifferth.com.
I need to confess that while I am somewhat aware of Aaron Osmond’s education bill, I will need to…Continue
Added by David Lifferth on November 3, 2011 at 4:29pm — No Comments